Artie Bucco

ALLEN RUCKER was born in Wichita Falls, Texas, raised in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and has an MA in Communication from Stanford University, an MA in American Culture from the University of Michigan and a BA in English from Washington University, St. Louis. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller, The Sopranos: A Family History, as well as two books with comedian Martin Mull, The History of White People In America and A Paler Shade of White. His next book, The Sopranos Family Cookbook, comes out in September, 2002. As a TV writer-producer, he co-founded the experimental video group, TVTV, and has written numerous network and cable specials and documentaries, including The History of White People In America, Christopher Reeve: A Celebration of Hope (Emmy nominee), CBS: The First Fifty Years, Penn & Teller's Sin City Spectacular, Big Guns Talk, a history of the Western, and TNT's Family Values: The Mob & The Movies. He is also the head writer of the official Sopranos website. Mr. Read More chevron_right