Before becoming a full-time writer and television/film producer, Joseph J. Di Certo served in the Air Force and worked in defense and television marketing. The author of eight previous books and dozens of articles, television scripts, and screenplays, he has appeared on The Tonight Show, NBC's Today Show, ABC News, and more. He is also a composer.
Di Certo lives in New York City with his wife, Nina. They have three children and three grandchildren.