Writer and movie director, who is most widely known for penning the immensely successful film, Marley & Me. In 2011 he made the Showtime series Internet Therapy. He examined at Notre Dame School in Indiana. He gained an Independent Heart Prize for his directorial debut THE CONTRARY of Sex, which starred Christina Ricci. He was created in NY. He composed the screenplay for the film Content Endings, which starred Maggie Gyllenhaal.