Award-Winning author Christian Cipollini has been a freelance journalist, writer, organized crime researcher and designer for over a decade, covering everything from entertainment to human interest to gangsterism. A graduate of Seton Hill University, he is also a father, animal welfare advocate and collector of rare organized crime related photographs & artifacts.
Currently, Cipollini has three books available, regularly contributes mob history articles to Real Crime Magazine, designs mob-history themed swag & infograpics, and is the writer/creator of the new comic book/graphic novel series "LUCKY" - based on the strange-but-true tales of gangster Charles "Lucky" Luciano.
In the past, he co-created a mob-history-themed apparel and infographics company, with products having appeared in rapper Necro's video "Jewish Gangsters" and the documentary film "DAS MAFIA-PARADIES" by Hans Peter Weymar.
Cipollini has also appeared as a guest 'expert' on episodes of Biography Channel Series "Gangsters: America's Most Evil," History Channel Series "United Stuff of America" & served as a consultant & Location Producer on National Geographic Channel’s critically-acclaimed series DRUGS, INC.