Gregg Hurwitz is the New York Times best-selling author of 20 thrillers, including "Out of the Dark," and two award-winning thriller novels for teens. His novels have won numerous literary awards, graced top ten lists and have been published in 30 languages.
Gregg has written screenplays for or sold spec scripts to many of the major studios and written, developed, and produced television for various networks. He is also a New York Times Best-selling comic book writer, having penned stories for Marvel and DC. He has published numerous academic articles on Shakespeare, taught fiction writing in the USC English Department, and guest lectured for UCLA, and for Harvard in the United States and internationally. In the course of researching his thrillers, he has sneaked onto demolition ranges with Navy SEALs, swum with sharks in the Galápagos and gone undercover into mind-control cults.
Gregg Hurwitz received his BA from Harvard and a master’s from Trinity College. He was the undergraduate scholar-athlete of the year at Harvard and played college soccer in England, where he was a Knox fellow.