Patrick Massett was born on March 6, 1962, in the US. He is a very popular film actor, television actor, Producer and Screenwriter as well. He started his career in the year 1985 and is still contributing to the industry. He played the role of Duras in Sins of the father, Reunion and Star Treck: The Next Generation. He is an amazing and very expressive actor.

The audience appreciates his performance very much. He has done many popular movies, played outstanding roles in them, wrote their screenplay as well and made the movies worth watching. He has also worked in the noteworthy series like Syfy series named Caprica and NBC series named Friday Night Lights; both the series are brilliant. He loves writing as well and many times he has written for his partner John Zinman. He also got nominated for many awards for his writings. He got nominated for four Writers Guild Of America awards for Friday Night Lights. In the year 2007 in February he got nominated for Writers Guild America Award for his amazing work in Friday Night Lights.

In the year 2008, he was nominated for Writers Guild Of America Award for the Best Dramatic Series for the next season of Friday Night Lights. He was also nominated for the Best Dramatic Series award in the year 2009 for the third season of Friday Night Lights. Patrick again got nominated for the fourth season of Friday Night Lights in the year 2010 for the Best Dramatic Series. He did an outstanding job in Friday Night Lights. Friday Night Lights is an NBC series and this series is a drama one and the audience like it a lot. As a writer, Patrick joined the team of NBC and he was also the Producer of the very first season of Friday Night Lights. He was also the writer of the movie Lara Coft: Tomb Rider and he have written this film with John Zinman. In the year 2016, the movie Gold got released and Patrick is the Co-writer of the film and he is the producer as well.

He started his career with Veritas: The Quest in the year 2003 with ABC. Patrick and his partner John Zinman both together produced and Co-Created the series. He was also the Co-Executive Producer of The Chicago Code in the year 2011 and Last Resort in the year 2012 and the Executive Producer was Shawn Ryan. At NBC he also did The Blacklist in the year 2013 as the Co-Executive Producer and much more.

Stephen Gaghan English Actor

Stephen Gaghan

Stephen Gaghan was born on May 6, 1965, at Louisville, Kentucky, United States. His parents are Elizabeth Jane Wharton and her first Husband, Stephen Gaghan. He then became the stepson of Tom Hagg. He began his education at Kentucky Country Day School which is a college preparatory school at Louisville. During the school days, he made the school level Assist record for almost three decades as a soccer player in All- State . His Grandfather was a Drama Critic of Variety and Philadelphia Daily News and also News Paper Columnist, Jerry Gaghan. Stephen also has the interest of becoming a Newspaper writer while he set down in writing an article in the year 2001. He also wanted to become like his grandfather who used to carry a bag with full of letters having the message that if anyone finds him, they have to call his son at the given number. During his school days he was expelled from the school for driving go-cart in the school hall. The critics commented that it was because of the teenage that he took drugs and became addicted and drove in an unrealistic way. Stephen also wrote in a new week article by February 2001 that he was not much different from his fellow student except the fact that he can't stop after taking a few drinks. Further, he could progress through Cocaine, Heroine, and Marijuana and finally freebase and crack. He also revealed that by 1997 he started getting addicted to drugs. On a Long five-day Weekend, Stephen began to do deal with his drug dealers who all got arrested later. He also added that his dealer, his backup dealer, and his backup- backup dealer got arrested and he was left all alone. He went to the University of Kentucky, a member of Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. During fall 1986 voyage, he was the student of the “Semester at Sea” and began to study abroad. He studied in classes at SS universe and traveled all around the world. In Massachusetts, he studied at Babson College. He began his own company Fallen Empire Inc., which was a catalog company. For the drama named Traffic, he wrote the Screenplay which received the Award of Best Adapted Screenplay for the year 2000 from Academy Awards. Apart from Traffic, he wrote the Screenplays for some more dramas like Syriana in 2005, Abandon in 2002, Havoc in 2005, Rules of Engagement in 2000 and The Alamo in the year 2004. Apart from cinema industry, he also wrote the screenplay for the Television industry and won several awards which includes The Emmy award for NYPD Blue episode. By 2017, he collaborated with Ubisoft for the direction in play adaption of a famous video game The Division.


John Zinman

John Zinman is a writer and producer. He frequently works with his writing companion Patrick Massett. The work of the duo is highly appreciated and always has high demand in the Film Business. John works both for Television and Films. John is best known for his drama series on the popular channel NBC called Friday Night Lights. He also works as the Executive Producer for numerous TV Series, and some big screen flicks. He started writing with the show on the hit network ABC called Veritas: The Quest. Patrick and John were also the co-creators and executive producers for the show. John has also been partners with Shawn Ryan. The duo together co-executive produces the shows – The Chicago Code, Last Resort and Friday Night Lights. NBC’s hit show “The Blacklist” is co-executive produced by John and his companion James Spader. The Blacklist has received great TV ratings and hence boosted John’s career as an Executive Producer. Along with the numerous rewards and appreciations, John Zinman was nominated for his work in the drama series Friday Night Light for four Writers Guild of America Awards. In February 2007, the Writers Guild of America nomination was for the Best New Series for the first season of the show. In the following year, February 2008, he was nominated by the Writers Guild of America for best Dramatic Series. This nomination was for the second season of the soap opera. In the year February 2009, he was nominated for the third time for the Best Dramatic Series and this was for the third season of Friday Night Lights. Subsequently, for the fourth season of the show, he was selected for the same category by the Writers Guild of America. John was also the executive producer of the show which eventually won an Emmy Award. John Zinman along with his writing companion Patrick Massett are the writers for the blockbuster flick ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Raider’. The movie cast superstar Angeline Jolie. He has also penned for numerous episodes in different seasons for series like The Finder, Last Resort, and 2009’s Knight Rider. Patrick and John Zinman have a deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment which is said to be an overall television deal. ‘Gold’ was produced and written by John Zinman in the year 2016. In the year 2017, John is working on his new feature which is caller The Wild One Hundreds. This is his independent feature, and he will be writing as well as will be the Executive Producer of the film.

John Zinman English Actor