Michael D. Coffey is a filmmaker in Lawrence, Kansas and he has cerebral palsy. He is from Ulysses, Kansas and grew up mostly there before living in Amarillo, Texas during high school and college. Michael started to get involved with filmmaking 18+ years ago, meeting filmmakers and making film-industry connections. He has invested in three feature films, and he is credited as an Associate Producer for the feature film, NAILBITER. His first speaking part is in the feature film, THE SUBLIME AND BEAUTIFUL, filmed in Lawrence, Kansas in 2012. He is the writer and a producer of TRIUMPH, a teen sports-drama feature film starring RJ Mitte (aka Walt Jr. in Breaking Bad) and co-starring Terrence Howard. TRIUMPH was officially released on April 30th, 2021 in 200+ Cinemark theaters nationwide.