BLACK, Shane. American, b. 1962. Genres: Plays/Screenplays. Career: Screenwriter, actor, and executive producer. Worked as typist, data entry clerk, and movie theater usher. Publications: SCREENPLAYS: Lethal Weapon, 1987; (with F. Dekker) The Monster Squad, 1987; The Last Boy Scout, 1991; (with D. Arnott) Last Action Hero, 1993; The Long Kiss Goodbye, 1994; Shadow Company. Address: c/o OTML, 500 South Sepulveda Blvd., 5th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90049, U.S.A.