He won many awards for his initial — & most successful — film, Transamerica, like the GLAAD Mass media Award as well as the Separate Spirit Prize for Best Initial Screenplay. He utilized to like painting before you begin his screenwriting profession. Though only a hobby, a few of his artwork provides made an appearance in galleries throughout NEW YORK. He was created in Arizona. Celebrity Felicity Huffman was nominated for the Best Celebrity Oscar for his film, Transamerica.