MICHAEL HAUGE is a script consultant, screenwriter, author and lecturer who works with filmmakers and executives on their screenplays, film projects and development skills. He has coached writers or consulted on projects for Warner Bros., Paramount, Disney, Columbia, New Line, Joel Silver Prods., CBS, Lifetime, Morgan Freeman, Jennifer Lopez, Val Kilmer and Julia Roberts.
Michael also consults with attorneys, psychologists, corporations and individuals on employing story principles in their projects, their presentations, and their work with clients and patients.
Michaels book Writing Screenplays That Sell, now in its twenty-eighth printing for HarperCollins, is a definitive reference book for the film and television industries. His highly anticipated new book, Sell Your Story in 60 Seconds: The Guaranteed Way to Get Your Screenplay or Novel Read, will be published next year by Michael Wiese Productions, followed by Character: A Guide for Writers, Actors, Filmmakers and Storytellers.
Michael has presented seminars and lectures to more than 30,000 participants throughout the US, Canada and Europe. He is on the Board of Directors of the American Screenwriting Association and the Advisory Board for Scriptwriter Magazine in London.
He can be reached through his web site at www.ScreenplayMastery.com.