American screenwriter, physician, and writer of a notoriously prohibited book. He became an authorized doctor furthermore to employed in film creation. He became portion of a scandal concerning maker Thomas Ince’s loss of life under mysterious conditions aboard William Randolph Hearst’s yacht. He was involved to marry celebrity Florence La Badie, but she passed away shortly after these were involved in a vehicle accident. He was aboard the yacht of William Randolph Hearst when Thomas Ince passed away mysteriously.