Donald O’Donovan is an optioned
screenwriter and voice actor with film and audio book credits. He was
born in Cooperstown, New York. A teenage runaway, O’Donovan rode
freights, traveled the U.S., joined the army to get off the street,
lived in Mexico, and worked at more than 200 occupations including long
distance truck driver, undertaker and roller skate repairman.
The first draft of his novel Night
Train was written on twenty-three yellow
legal pads while the author was homeless in the streets of LA. Donald
O’Donovan recently narrated the documentary film, The Forgotten, produced and
directed by Sarem Yadegari. His screenplay, Cutter’s
Wood, was a semi-finalist in the 2009
FilmStream Screenplay Competition.