Black List Recommended (KANDLESTICK MEN), Coverfly Top 1%, affectionately called "Monty" by his friends, he loves to create compelling dramatic thrillers that explore unknown worlds. Honing his craft at NYU and Sundance Collab, his short film VALLEY OF THE MOON won numerous festival awards. His Pilot KANDLESTICK MEN achieved multiple placements. His recent pilot ORAC ELLE is just going through the screenwriting contest circuit. Presently developing two drama features, he resides in New York with his family and the characters he creates.