John Misto has been writing for the stage and screen for over two decades. His play, Harp on the Willow, won the Rodney Seaborn Playwright’s Award for Best New Australian Play. John also wrote The Shoe-Horn Sonata, which won the NSW Premier’s Literary Award for Best Play and the Australia Remembers National Play Competition, and many series and mini-series for television. For his work as a scriptwriter, John has won three AFI Awards and three Writers’ Guild Awards. His novel The Devil’s Companions, a thriller, was published with success in 2005.