Screenwriter of the cult favorite Snakes on a Plane. His other film writing credits include The Big Bounce, Gothika, and The Eye.
He made his debut as a director and writer on the 1998 film Judas Kiss, which won him an award at the Cognac Film Festival.
He made several movies featuring strong female lead characters; some of these roles were played by his wife.
He married Carla Gugino soon after meeting her in the late 1990s.
His movie Elektra Luxx, the second installment of his Women trilogy, starred Julianne Moore.