Olivier Lafont is a French author, screenplay writer, and actor living in Paris. His first fantasy novel Warrior was published by Penguin Random House. His other works include Oop and Lila Lost in the Scarabean, Sweet Revenge, Snowbound, and Purgatory: The Gun of God. He has written an Indo-French feature film that premiered at the Toronto Film Festival and went on to win seven awards internationally. He has acted in Hollywood and Indian films, including 3 Idiots and Guzaarish. He graduated with degrees in English Literature and in Theatre from Colgate University, USA, with academic distinction.