Mary McNamara has worked for the Los Angeles Times for 19 years, writing extensively about the inner workings of Hollywood. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and three children. Oscar Season is McNamara's debut novel.
Michael J. Fox's acting successes include Back to the Future and his award-winning role in Spin City. He launched the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research. Fox is the author of the best seller Lucky Man and the newly published Always Looking Up: The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist.