GILMORE, John. American, b. 1935. Genres: Criminology/True Crime, Novels, Autobiography/Memoirs, Plays/Screenplays. Career: Child actor in Hollywood became leading man, appeared in television, motion pictures and NY theatre; directed motion pictures; Antioch College, teacher of writing; London Express News & Feature Service, writer, 1972-78. Publications: Overpass Blues, 1967; The Tuscon Murders, 1970; The Garbage People, 1971; The Real James Dean, 1975; Night Shark, 1975; Severed: The True Story of the Black Dahlia Murder, 1994; Cold Blooded, 1996; Laid Bare, 1997; Live Fast-Die Young, 1997; Fetish Blond (novel), 1999; Manson, 2000; Hollywood Boulevard, 2003.