American horror film director known for directing Frozen, Hatchet, and Hatchet II.
He began directing local television commercials in Boston after graduating from Hofstra University.
He was also the creator, writer, and actor in the FEARnet cable show Holliston.
He was married to actress Rileah Vanderbilt from 2010 to 2014.
He acted alongside Bill Moseley in the horror-comedy Holliston.