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Eric Shapiro's acclaimed 2005 novella, "It's Only Temporary," was on the preliminary ballot for the Bram Stoker Award in Long Fiction. He directed and produced the motion picture, "Rule of Three" (2010), which had its world premiere at the Fantasia Festival and its U.S. Premiere at Fantastic Fest before being released on DVD, iTunes, Xbox, and ... See full bio »

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  Girl Zero (screenplay & story) (announced)
  Radius One (co-writer) (pre-production)
 2014 Living Things
 2014 Inglorious Kill Dogs (Short)
 2011 Mail Order (Short) (adapted by)
 2008 Rule of 3 (story)
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 2014 Living Things
 2011 Mail Order (Short)
 2008 Rule of 3
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  Radius One (executive producer) (pre-production)
 2014 Living Things (producer)
 2013 Inside the Plain Brown Wrapping (Short) (producer)
 2008 Rule of 3 (producer)
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 2003 The Mummy's Kiss
College Student
 2003 Aquanoids
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6' 0½" (1.84 m)

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(on writing science fiction) "I'm drawn to the surrealistic, hallucinatory aspects of the genre, and have no interest in writing about hard science." See more »


Screenplays "The Devoted" and "Girl Zero" (both co-written with Rhoda Jordan) under option by Richmond Riedel and Big Screen Entertainment Group, respectively. See more »


Psychological realism in extreme or absurd scenarios.


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