Chuck Hogan

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Chuck Hogan
Chuck Hogan SDCC 2014 (cropped).jpg
Hogan at 2014 San Diego Comic-Con.
Occupation Novelist
Nationality United States
Alma mater Canton High School 86'
Boston College
Genre Crime fiction, horror
Notable works The Strain
The Standoff
Prince of Thieves
Devils in Exile
Children Melanie

Chuck Hogan is an American author and screenwriter. He wrote Prince of Thieves: A Novel, and is co-author of The Strain, a trilogy of vampire novels, with Guillermo del Toro.

Prince of Thieves: A Novel (2004) was adapted into Ben Affleck's Academy Award-nominated film The Town (2010).[1] The work won the 2005 Hammett Prize and was called one of the ten best novels of the year by Stephen King.[2]

The Strain trilogy has now been adapted into the FX network TV series The Strain (2014).




  1. ^ "Blake Lively Goes to ‘Town’ for Ben Affleck" Retrieved September 5, 2009
  2. ^ "Chuck Hogan" bio at HarperCollins Retrieved September 5, 2009