Michael Cooney


MICHAEL COONEY was born and raised in England, but now resides in Los Angeles. Prior to this production of Tom, Dick & Harry Michael wrote the film thriller Identity which was released in 2005. Before that, he wrote and directed the cult phenomenon Jack Frost and its sequel Jack Frost 2 - Revenge of the Mutant Killer Snowman. He adapted his stage play The Dark Side into the film Murder in Mind which starred Nigel Hawthorne, Mary Louise Parker and Jimmy Smits for HBO. His adaptation of his second stage thriller Point of Death has just completed filming in the United Kingdom. It is currently titled The I Inside and stars Ryan Philippe for Miramax. His first film credit was Tracks of a Killer starring Kelly Le Brock.

As well as his two thrillers, his stage writing credits include the smash hit comedy Cash on Delivery! which had its world premier at the Theatre Royal Windsor.

He has also had two children’s books published, George the Germ and Fantastic Adventures in the Land of Wishful Thinking both written with Simon Collier. His first novel Ice Fire Fantasy, a blistering action adventure tale for young adults, is currently being published by 1st Books.

Michael lives in Los Angeles with his beautiful wife Danielle, their daughter Spencer and son Oliver, their adorable dog George and an occasionally delightful cat named Marbles.