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Alumnus co-authors book on Holloway murder

July 22, 2011

Cole Thompson ’92, of New York, N.Y., co-authored a new book, “Portrait of a Monster: Joran van der Sloot, a Murder in Peru, and the Natalee Holloway Mystery.”

Thompson is a former TV producer and writer. While Chief of Story Development for Court TV, he co-authored two books with host Catherine Crier including the New York Times #1 bestseller “A Deadly Game: The Untold Story of the Scott Peterson Investigation.” He also co-authored “Final Analysis: The Untold Story of the Susan Polk Murder Case” while working for Court TV.

Thompson began his television career working for Inside Edition. He has also produced for Geraldo Rivera and MSNBC.

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