Screenwriter who co-wrote 2009's Watchmen and the film Sucker Free City.
He attended Emerson College in Boston, where he studied Journalism.
After watching the film Pulp Fiction, he was inspired to pursue a career in the industry as a screenwriter.
His father was a banker, and his mother was a school teacher in San Francisco.
Actor Matthew Goode portrayed a character in his hit film, Watchmen.