Mike MacLean (http://www.mikemaclean.net) is best known for writing the hit Syfy movie Sharktopus, produced by the legendary Roger Corman. Mike’s other writing credits include Piranhaconda and Dinocroc vs. Supergator which Entertainment Weekly described as, “…impeccable Saturday-night junk entertainment …swift ridiculousness that had good lowdown energy.” In addition to creature features, Mike penned the Epix original comedy Attack of the 50ft Cheerleader and an intense action thriller for Sony Pictures which is currently in production. Mike’s latest project has him teamed with independent comic book icon Brian Pulido, creator of Evil Ernie and Lady Death. Mike’s crime fiction has bloodied the pages of numerous anthologies and magazines, including The Best American Mystery Stories, Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, and Thug Lit: Hardcore, Hardboiled. A high school teacher by day, Mike lives in Tempe, Arizona with his beautiful wife and daughter and their two lazy dogs.