Writer/producer Ethlie Ann Vare has helped shape such popular television shows as GENE RODDENBERRY’S ANDROMEDA, starring Kevin Sorbo; ADVENTURE INC., starring Michael Biehn; and THE JANE DOE MYSTERIES, starring Lea Thompson. She has written episodes of everything from CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION to BEASTMASTER, and co-written a number of creature features for the SyFy Channel.

Aside from the book LOVE ADDICT: SEX, ROMANCE AND OTHER DANGEROUS DRUGS and her popular blog,, Ethlie is currently developing two feature film projects. FANATIC is a horror movie co-written with actress Caroline Williams of TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE fame, and US VIRGINS, a romantic comedy co-written with novelist Loraine Despres, author of THE SCANDALOUS SUMMER OF SISSY LEBLANC.

Starting out as a rock critic for BILLBOARD, DAILY VARIETY and THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER and award-winning editor at ROCK magazine, Ethlie Ann Vare has also written a series of books on pop culture, including biographies of Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Judy Garland, Ozzy Osbourne and Stevie Nicks. She is also familiar for her work in front of the camera, on E! Entertainment Television’s THE GOSSIP SHOW and onstage in THESE WOMEN WILL F**K YOU UP.

Ethlie Ann Vare also has a “second life” as a serious historian. The award-winning books MOTHERS OF INVENTION: FORGOTTEN WOMEN AND THEIR UNFORGETTABLE IDEAS; ADVENTUROUS SPIRIT; and PATENTLY FEMALE: FROM AZT TO TV DINNERS highlight the accomplishments of women inventors and discoverers. She continues to do a popular college lecture tour on the subject and has even represented the US State Department on the issue of women’s empowerment.

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