Jon Ronson's nonfiction books, The Psychopath Test,
Them: Adventures with Extremists, Lost at Sea and The Men Who Stare At Goats have all been international and New York Times bestsellers. The Psychopath Test spent nearly two years on the UK bestseller list and ten weeks on the New York Times list. The Men Who Stare At Goats was adapted into a film starring George Clooney. His most recent book is FRANK: The True Story That Inspired The Movie.
In the US he’s a regular contributor to the PRI show This American Life and GQ magazine and has appeared twice on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. In the UK he writes regularly for The Guardian and his many documentaries include Stanley Kubrick's Boxes, The Secret Rulers of the World, and seven series of the multi award winning BBC Radio 4 programme Jon Ronson On… His first fictional screenplay - Frank - stars Michael Fassbender and Maggie Gyllenhaal. It was premiered at Sundance and SXSW to great critical acclaim and will soon be on general release.
He lives in New York and his new book, So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed, was published in March 2015.