Michael Soccio (Michael Angelo Soccio)
BiographyCranston, Rhode Island, USA
Mike Soccio started as a Writer for the hit sit-com, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, where he spent four seasons on staff (1993-1996) rising to Executive Story Editor level. A few years later, after writing an outside episode for the CBS show The King of Queens, Soccio landed a staff position there as Writer/Co-Producer. He spent three seasons on that show. Then, in 2009, Soccio co-created a prime-time half-hour show for ABC that starred Cedric The Entertainer and Regina Hall. The pilot was produced but when the WGA strike hit, the show was pulled. Read more... script doctoring for major motion pictures such as Hitch; The Karate Kid; Men in Black 2 & 3; and the M. Night Shayamalan movie, "After Earth" which opens in 2013. Soccio has had many articles written about his work, and he continues to re-write his way to success, one movie at a time! He is writing Hancock 2 for Will Smith and Sony Pictures, which is on track for a 2013 start date.