Chris Morgan is an American screen and comic book writer, most famous for his work with the Universal Pictures franchise, The Fast and the Furious. He has become the franchise’s screenwriter since 2006 film, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift also, he famous for Fast & Furious 6 (2013), Furious 7 (2015) and 47 Ronin (2013).
Morgan’s writing credits include the scripts for The Fast and the Furious franchise, the 2004 film, Wanted, Cellular and the Fox crime drama Gang Related. Morgan’s production company known as Chris Morgan Productions introduced a first look deal with Universal Pictures in 2011. In 2013 Morgan introduced a TV production company with a first look deal at the Fox Broadcasting Company. He was pranked in a video in The Onion where he was performed by a five-year-old.
Gary Scott Thompson
Gary Scott Thompson is an American executive producer, director and screenwriter. Thompson is one of the principal writers for The Fast and the Furious and the plot writer for 2 Fast 2 Furious. He is recognized as the founder of the characters of the The Fast and the Furious franchise. He is founder and executive producer of NBC’s “Las Vegas,” co-developer, writer, and executive producer of TF1 and NBC’s “Taxi Brooklyn,” and executive producer of NBC’s reboot “Knight Rider.”
Thompson was raised in Pago Pago, American Samoa, and primary acquired expertise in the field of entertainment as an actor, studying the art from such significant actors as Powers Boothe at Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts. He obtained his BA from the University of California at Irvine, and his MFA from NYU’s TISCH School of the Arts. Following graduation Thompson started work as a dramatist. His theater attributes include “Cowboy’s Don’t Cry”, “Small Town Syndrome” and “Private Hells.”
Other feature attributes include “2 Fast 2 Furious,” “Hollow Man” with Kevin Bacon, the cult classic “Split Second,” and “88 Minutes,” starring Al Pacino. His production firm known as Pago Pago Productions. Wrote a chapter of Angry Beavers with his 4 year old son, Dashel, because it was his son’s favorite show.