George S. Mahaffey Jr. is a lawyer, screenwriter, and author. His script Heatseekers was bought by Paramount Pictures with Michael Bay producing and Timur Bekmambetov attached to direct. In addition, he's sold or written scripts for Arnold Kopelson, Jason Blum, Benderspink, director Louis Leterrier, and is the creator of In The Dust, an action-horror graphic novel in the vein of 30 Days of Night to be published by Top Cow with art by Christian Duce. He has also written the first two books of the Blood Runners Trilogy, and is the author of the horror novellas Amityville: Origins, Amityville: Revenants, Razorbacks, Razorbacks II, The Pact, the Vertical City zombie thriller series, and the action series Thunder Road. He lives in the Washington D.C. area with his wife and young son.
Marooned atop a skyscraper during a global pandemic, the survivors of a helicopter crash revert to savagery as they struggle to survive against the millions of infected people waiting on the city streets below.