WILLIAM STADIEM is author of thirteen book, best selling Marilyn Monroe Confidential; Dear Senator; and Mr. S: My Life with the Frank Sinatra. His most recent book this 2019’s Madame Claude. A Harvard JD-MBA, Stadiem abandoned Wall Street for Sunset Boulevard written films as Franco Zeffirelli’s Young Toscanini, Elizabeth Taylor last major starring role. As screen writer these columnist for Andy Warhol’s Interview, their frequent contributor to Vanity Fair and Town & Country and these restaurant critic for Los Angeles, Stadiem enjoyed that ring side seat for decadence and outrageousness he chronicles, in his books Jet Set and are Moneywood. He lives in Santa Monica, California.