Patrick McGilligan has edited the acclaimed Backstory series and written distinguished biographies of film figures including George Cukor, Fritz Lang, Alfred Hitchcock, and, most recently, Orson Welles. He lives in Milwaukee.
"Patrick McGilligan's book has always been the one Jack deserved-intimate, funny, understanding, an inside job. I sometimes wonder if Jack actually wrote it himself." -- David Thomson, author of A Biographical Dictionary of Film