Ian Bull is the pen name of Donald Ian Bull, a TV producer and director turned thriller novelist. His TV credits include The Real World, The Osbournes, and Dr.90210. He grew up in San Francisco, attended UC Berkeley and then UCLA, and now lives in Los Angeles with his wife and daughter.
The Picture Kills is his first thriller about Army Ranger turned photographer Steven Quintana. He is working on the second book in the series - Six Passengers, Five Parachutes - which will be completed at the end of 2013.