Philip Fracassi, an author and screenwriter, lives in Los Angeles.
His debut collection of stories, BEHOLD THE VOID, was published by JournalStone on March 10, 2017. BEHOLD THE VOID received positive reviews from The New York Times, LOCUS Magazine and Rue Morgue, and recently won the award for Story Collection of the Year by This Is Horror.
His novellas include SHILOH, FRAGILE DREAMS and SACCULINA. His work has appeared in several current and upcoming publications, including Strange Aeons, Lovecraft eZine, Ravenwood Quarterly, Dark Discoveries Magazine and Best Horror of the Year Volume Ten. See his completely bibliography here.
He has worked in the entertainment industry for over 20 years and was the founder of Equator Books, a publishing house and rare, out-of-print bookstore in Venice, CA.
Prior to publishing, he spent seven years as a live music producer for House of Blues Entertainment, producing concert DVD’s for The Psychedelic Furs and Public Enemy and more than 3,000 live internet broadcasts with bands such as The Cure, Motley Crue and Depeche Mode. He also produced the first live streaming concert ever broadcast over the internet.
Philip currently works full-time in the film industry and on his writing. His screenplay credits include “Girl Missing,” distributed by Mar Vista Entertainment (2015) for Lifetime Television and “Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups,” distributed by Disney Home Entertainment (2012). Films in development include “Observe,” “Escape the Night,” “The Boys in the Valley,” “Gothic,” and “Vintage.” Visit his IMDB page for more on his film projects.
His debut horror novelettes, “Altar,” and “Mother” are currently available as individual Kindle eBooks via Amazon.com. (NOTE: Both of these stories are included in BEHOLD THE VOID).
You can follow Philip on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter (@philipfracassi).