Landed recurring guest role on "Gossip Girl" (The CW)
Wrote 9/11 themed novel The Good Life, a sequel to 1992's Brightness Falls
With director Michael Cristofer, co-wrote HBO biopic "Gia," starring Angelina Jolie as the 1970s model
Co-wrote short film "Smoke Screens" with director Baxter Churchville
Made miniseries writing debut in HBO's "Hotel Room"
Made screenwriting debut with feature adaptation of "Bright Lights, Big City," starring Michael J. Fox and Kiefer Sutherland
Published third novel Story of My Life; book's narrator Alison Poole appeared in Ellis' work American Psycho (1991) and Glamorama (1998)
Named "literary brat pack" alongside Bret Easton Ellis and Tama Janowitz in Village Voice