Former lawyer in the state of Texas.
Graduated from the University of Southern California, School of Cinema Television.
His credit of thanks for 'Dances With Wolves' was for helping with the direction of the buffalo stampede sequence.
Visited the North Carolina School of the Arts - School of Filmmaking for a 2 day seminar and Q&A [February 2002]
His birthday occurs one day before that of Kevin Costner.