Michael has worked in Vancouver and Los Angeles as a writer, story editor, author and educator. His produced screenplays include Primal Force (UPN-Paramount), The Set-Up (MGM-Showtime), and The Wrong Man (Viacom Pictures), which was an Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival. He has also written extensively for one-hour television, such as First Wave and Total Recall:2070, as well as children’s television, notably with Maurice Sendak on Little Bear, George and Martha, and Seven Little Monsters. He has one published novel, Gibsons Landing. Michael is presently developing a number of projects, as well as continuing his academic pursuits.