Playwright who created the popular comedy about gays in Texas, Sordid Lives. He also wrote Daughters of the Lone Star State.
His first stage play was Daddy's Dyin: Who's Got the Will?, which he later adapted into a film.
He also worked on many television series, including Will & Grace' and 'Queer as Folk.
He married his long-term partner
Olivia Newton-John starred in his play Sordid Lives.