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Mike Flanagan was born in Salem, Massachusetts in 1978 to Timothy and Laura Flanagan. The family relocated frequently, as Timothy was in the U.S. Coast Guard, and finally settled in Bowie, Maryland. As a child, he would shoot and edit short movies on VHS. This continued as he attended Archbishop Spalding High School in Severn, Maryland, (Class of ... See full bio »

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Doctor Sleep Writer
Gerald's Game Writer
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  Midnight Mass (TV Series) (creator - 7 episodes) (written by - 1 episode) (pre-production)
- Episode #1.7 ... (creator)
- Episode #1.6 ... (creator)
- Episode #1.5 ... (creator)
- Episode #1.4 ... (creator)
- Episode #1.3 ... (creator)
  The Haunting of Bly Manor (TV Series) (creator - 1 episode, 2020) (written by - 1 episode, 2020) (announced)
- The Great, Good Place (2020) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2019 Doctor Sleep (screenplay by)
  The Haunting of Hill House (TV Series) (created by - 8 episodes, 2018) (written by - 4 episodes, 2018) (created for television by - 2 episodes, 2018)
- Silence Lay Steadily (2018) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Screaming Meemies (2018) ... (creator)
- Witness Marks (2018) ... (creator)
- Eulogy (2018) ... (creator)
- Two Storms (2018) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2017 Gerald's Game (screenplay by)
 2017 Dobaara: See Your Evil (original story)
 2016 Ouija: Origin of Evil (written by)
 2016 Before I Wake
 2016/I Hush (written by)
 2013 Oculus (based on a short screenplay by) / (screenplay by)
 2011/I Absentia (written by)
 2006 Oculus: Chapter 3 - The Man with the Plan (Short) (written by)
 2003 Ghosts of Hamilton Street (writer)
 2001/I Still Life
 2000 Makebelieve
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Has two children with his wife Kate Siegel - a son Cody Paul Flanagan (b. November 26, 2016) and a daughter Theodora Isabelle Irene Flanagan (b. December 3, 2018).


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