Carol Wolper

Carol Wolper got her start in Hollywood working for producers Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer. In 1999, her debut novel The Cigarette Girl became a national bestseller that was translated into seven languages. Carol has written pilot scripts for ABC, CBS, FX, HBO, and Warner Brother Studio. She has written for Vogue, Los Angeles Magazine (where she had her own column), “C” magazine, L.A. Confidential, Art Basel Magazine, and the Los Angeles Times Sunday magazine.

Books by this Author

Anne of Hollywood
Cigarette Girl

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. You can reject me but you can never replace me.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. no historical person, but in mythology, Sisyphus

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. watching college and NBA basketball

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. me, but younger, smarter and richer

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Dagny Taggart / Atlas Shrugged