About the Author
Michael A. Hoey is a film and television writer, director and producer. He is the son of Dennis Hoey who played Inspector Lestrade in Universal's Sherlock Holmes series. Hoey began in Hollywood working as a film editor. He later wrote, directed or produced a number of feature films, including the teen comedy "Palm Springs Weekend," the cult sci-fi flick "The Navy vs the Night Monsters" and two movies starring Elvis Presley. He then transitioned into television where he wrote and directed a number of shows, including a multi-year run on "Fame" for which he received several awards. He lives in San Clemente, California.