Biography/bibliography in: "Contemporary Authors". New Revision Series, Volume 170, pages 123-126. Farmington Hills, MI: Gale, Cengage Learning, 2008.
In the 1970's, he worked his way through college as a member of the production crew on "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood.".
Personal Quotes (2)
[about working on Twin Peaks (1990)] There were times, when David [Lynch] was making Wild at Heart (1990), when I was doing almost all the work on Twin Peaks (1990). But everybody wants to believe in the auteur theory, that it all somehow springs from one person, and David had a much higher profile. - (Empire, August 1993)
[Interview taken in 2008. His personal experience working on the set of Twin Peaks] That three-year period was great from start to finish. It would have been much better to see Twin Peaks continue for another year or two. But sometimes the best experiences aren't the longest running, and in a way that makes them sweeter. As the years go by I think of the show with great fondness. It was a very happy experience, Something really special and meaningful in all our lives and in work-a very rare combination.