John Pearson was born in Epsom in 1930. He graduated from Peterhouse Cambridge with a double first in History, then worked on the Economist Intelligence Unit and as a BBC trainee producer before being offered a job by Ian Fleming as his assistant on the ‘Atticus’ column for the Sunday Times. Pearson is the author of – among others – the only authorised biography of Ian Fleming, as well as bestsellers The Profession of Violence and All the Money in the World both of which were adapted into films. He lives in London and West Sussex.
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