Screenwriter recognized for his award-winning and star-studded film August Rush, as well as the tennis film A Beautiful Day.
He graduated from UCLA's prestigious Film School prior to starting his career.
He was once a finalist for the Coca-Cola Refreshing Filmmaker's Award, after he was nominated for his film, Healing.
He was raised in the Bronx.
Kelsey Grammer was one of the stars that appeared in his 2007 film, August Rush.