Mikko Alanne is a screenwriter and producer based in Los Angeles. He most recently created the National Geographic Channel’s upcoming global event miniseries about the Iraq War, “The Long Road Home,” based on the best-selling book by Martha Raddatz. Mikko previously wrote the Chilean miner rescue drama "The 33," starring Antonio Banderas and Juliette Binoche, released by Warner Bros. Mikko has several projects in development at the major studios and networks, including with filmmakers Oliver Stone, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt's Plan B, and Mike Medavoy. Mikko’s documentary films include "Terror Strikes Moscow" and "Voice of Dissent." Previous to his work in the entertainment industry, Mikko was a Historical Content Supervisor for Steven Spielberg's Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation, now the USC Shoah Foundation Institute.