Michael Colleary

Screenwriter
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Michael Colleary has been a professional producer and screenwriter working in Hollywood for more than 30 years.

His credits include, Face/Off, Lara Croft Tomb Raider, Death Wish 5, Darkman III: Die Darkman Die, Firehouse Dog and Unnatural History to name just a few.

Michael started his career working for legendary auteurs, Roger Corman and Dino DeLaurentiis and went on to work with such celebrities and visionaries as John Woo, Penelope Spheeris, Sam Raimi, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Angelina Jolie, Daniel Craig, Nick Cassavetes, and many more.

Michael has also been a visiting instructor at the UCLA MFA in screenwriting for the School of Theater, Film and Television for the last twenty years as his work schedule has allowed.

Here are just a few of the shows his students have gone on to write or be staffed on: Modern Family, The Tick, Bojack Horseman, Psyche, and more.

Michael Colleary is appearing at the following sessions:

8:00pm Face/Off Script To Screen

8:00pm Face/Off Script To Screen

The  body swap genre was turned upside-down and inside-out with the Travolta/Cage adrenaline pump Face/Off. And it all sprung from the minds of Michael Colleary and Mike Werb. Now they are joining us for our biggest, most outrageous Script To Screen yet.