Daniel Casey (screenwriter)
|Born||November 15, 1981|
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
|Education||College for Creative Studies (BFA)|
American Film Institute (MFA)
|Notable works||The Death of Michael Smith|
Casey grew up in Royal Oak, Michigan. He graduated from George A. Dondero High School before attending the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, Michigan where he earned his BFA in digital cinema and received his MFA in Film Directing from the American Film Institute, where he was the recipient of the Tom Yoda Scholarship Award. Casey with his film Poletown was selected as one of 13 projects to participate in the annual Sundance Institute's June Directors and Screenwriters Labs, held at the Sundance Resort in Utah.
|2003||Secrets of Fenville||Yes||Yes||Yes||No||segment "Happily Married Vigilantes"|
|2006||The Death of Michael Smith||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|2008||Dead Man's Hour||No||No||Yes||No|
|2011||Deadheads||No||No||No||No||credited with 'Special Thanks'|
|2016||10 Cloverfield Lane||No||No||uncredited||No|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2004||B-Movie Film Festival||Best Writer||The Passage||Won|
|Tambay Film and Video Festival||New Filmmaker Award||Won|
|2007||Slamdance Film Festival||Grand Jury Prize for Excellence||The Death of Michael Smith||Won|
|Silver Lake Film Festival||Best Narrative Feature Award||Won|
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- McNary, Dave (August 30, 2016). "James Franco, Zoe Kravitz, Jack Reynor to Star in Sci-Fi Film 'Kin'". Variety. variety.com. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
- Kit, Borys (May 14, 2018). "'Fast and Furious 9' Lands 'Kin' Writer". Hollywood Reporter. hollywoodreporter.com. Retrieved December 4, 2018.
- "Twenty In Their 20s". Crian's Detroit Business. crainsdetroit.com. 2009. Retrieved January 25, 2019.
- Addicott, Brooks (April 30, 2008). "Sundance Institute Announces 13 Projects for the 2008 June Directors and Screenwriters Labs" (PDF) (Press release). sundance.org: Sundance Institute. Sundance Institute. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
- Kroll, Justin (May 14, 2018). "'Fast and Furious 9' Taps Writer Daniel Casey". Variety. variety.com. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
- Stefansky, Emma (August 1, 2019). "Everything We Know About 'Fast & Furious 9'". Thrillist. Thrillist.com. Retrieved August 6, 2019.
- Kit, Borys (October 11, 2016). "Sony's 'Incognito' Project Enlists Writer Daniel Casey". Hollywood Reporter. hollywoodreporter.com. Retrieved January 22, 2019.
- Kit, Borys (December 7, 2017). "'John Wick' Director Tackling Ed Brubaker Comic 'Kill or Be Killed'". Hollywood Reporter. hollywoodreporter.com. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
- Kit, Borys (May 3, 2018). "J. J. Abrams, Paramount Plot Superhero Thriller From 'Overlord' Director". Hollywood Reporter. hollywoodreporter.com. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
- Vincent, Brittany (March 25, 2019). "BUCKLE UP, WITCHES: THE CRAFT REBOOT HAS REPORTEDLY BEEN GREENLIT". MTV. MTV.com. Retrieved April 10, 2019.
- "'F9' Scribe Daniel Casey to Write AGBO's 'Battle of the Planets' Feature – Comic-Con". July 22, 2021.
- Drake, Monica (December 21, 2010). "Ferndale man's film to be shown at Detroit festival". Oakland Press. theoaklandpress.com. Retrieved January 25, 2019.