Screenwriter and movie director from the ABC miniseries THE ROAD to 9/11, which received criticism because of its controversial content material. He graduated from USC College of Cinematic Arts in 1977. He done a film predicated on the life span of Andrew Jackson known as The Fight of New Orleans. He wedded Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh. He had written and aimed the Showtime film YOUR DAY Reagan Was Shot made by Oliver Stone.