Flip Kobler began his performing career as an actor before morphing into a writer. Since selling their first screenplay to Paramount Studios, he and his wife/partner, Cindy Marcus, have been penning away for the last fifteen years. Universal bought another original screenplay. Star Trek Deep Space Nine bought an episode entitled Profit And Loss. They spent five years on staff at Disney where they wrote many a sequel including Lion King II, Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas, and many others. Their live action film Jack And The Beanstalk starring James Earl Jones, Christopher Lloyd, Chevy Chase, Wallace Shawn, Katey Sagal, and Gilbert Godfried hit the stores in summer 2010. They have published over 20 plays for adults and teens.