Aubrey Malone has an MA in English and was a primary school teacher from 1977-1990. He then went into journalism, freelancing for publications including the Evening Press, The Cork Examiner and the Sunday Independent. He was the movie critic for Image magazine and for Modern Woman, a supplement to the Meath Chronicle. He has been an author since 1994, specialising in books of humour and film-oriented material, including Hollyweird, Movie Lists, etc. He has published biographies of Brendan Behan, Ernest Hemingway, Charles Bukowski, Tom Jones, Maureen O'Hara, Tony Curtis and Elvis Presley.