Speaker profile: Andrew Klavan
Andrew Klavan is the author of such internationally bestselling crime novels as True Crime, filmed by Clint Eastwood, Don’t Say A Word, filmed starring Michael Douglas, and Empire of Lies. He has been nominated for the Mystery Writers of America’s Edgar Award five times and has won twice. He has also won the Thumping Good Read Award from WH Smith and been nominated twice for the Bouchercon’s Anthonys. His Young Adult novels include the bestselling Homelanders series. His books have been translated around the world. As a screenwriter, Andrew wrote the screenplays for Shock to the System, starring Michael Caine, One Missed Call, starring Ed Burns, and the award-winning movie-in-an-app Haunting Melissa. He is a contributing editor to City Journal, and his essays have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, the LA Times, and elsewhere. He also writes and appears in several popular series of satirical online videos, including Klavan on the Culture and The Revolting Truth and currently has a podcast on the Daily Wire: The Andrew Klavan Show. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife Ellen.