Screenwriter who is best known for penning the 2006 award-winning tearjerker, The Pursuit of Happyness.
He graduated from Florida State University in Tallahassee.
He wrote, edited, and directed his first feature film, The Promotion, in 2008.
His brother Chris was an actor.
Actor Will Smith starred as a down-and-out father trying to build a life for he and his son in his film, The Pursuit of Happyness.