Raymond Thompson (born 1949 in the UK) is a gifted screenwriter, composer and producer currently residing in New Zealand. He founded his own company in 1994, the Cloud 9 Screen Entertainment Group (specialized in family entertainment). His best known creation is probably the teen drama/sci-fi hybrid The Tribe, which has become a cult classic around the world. Raymond also founded the Cloud 9's Children Foundation, which aims to support families in Oceania affected by Asperger's syndrome. Both he and his son have the condition. Read more about his accomplishments on his Wikipedia page.