Marco Videtta was born in Naples in 1956 and lives in Rome. He has published essays and articles on cinema and literature. He works as a screenwriter, story editor and producer for television fiction and cinema. With Massimo Carlotto he wrote the bestseller Nordest (e/o, 2005), Selezione Bancarella, and the four novels in the Le Vendicatrici series (Ksenia, Eva, Sara and Luz); the series was republished in Einaudi paperbacks in 2014). In 2009 he published Un bell’avvenire with e/o. His novels have been translated into French, English and German.