About Sam Wasson

“Sam Wasson is a fabulous social historian because he finds meaning in situations and stories that would otherwise be forgotten if he didn’t sleuth them out, lovingly.” – Hilton Als, The New Yorker

New York Times Bestselling author Sam Wasson studied Film at Wesleyan University and at the USC School of Cinematic Arts. He is the author of A SPLURCH IN THE KISSER: THE MOVIES OF BLAKE EDWARDS and FIFTH AVENUE, 5AM: AUDREY HEPBURN, BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S, AND THE DAWN OF THE MODERN WOMAN as well as  PAUL ON MAZURSKY.

Wasson’s writing on film has appeared in The New York Times, The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, and The Wall Street Journal.

Currently, Wasson is working on a full-scale biography of Bob Fosse.