Forrest Maready was born in Wilmington, N.C and grew up around a large film studio and the many movies and TV shows that filmed there. After receiving religion and music degrees from Wake Forest University, he plied his trade in the film and television industry for 13 years, working as an editor, audio engineer, visual effects artist or composer on two Muppet movies, Dawson's Creek, Varsity Blues and many other productions. He spent another 10 years working as a creative technologist in the advertising and mobile app space as a programmer, designer and consultant. He maintains a popular Facebook and YouTube series called "My Incredible Opinion" where he opines on the hubris of human beings. Forrest lives in North Carolina with his wife, son & dog.