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Johnson attended Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Photography and Cinema. He began his career as a production assistant on Frank Darabont's The Shawshank Redemption.
He then spent the next five years as Darabont's assistant, using the opportunity to hone his craft as a screenwriter. Currently, he lives in Burbank, California, with his wife, screenwriter Kimberly Lofstrom Johnson, and their son, Samuel.
- "Some Guy"
- "The Big Scary U" (with Scott Gimple & Angela Kang)
- "How It's Gotta Be" (with Angela Kang)
- "Worth" (with Corey Reed)