Den Donald Spoto gebuer den 28. Juni 1941 ass en US-amerikaneschen Auteur.

Hien ass besonnesch bekannt duerch d'Biographië vu Schauspiller a Filmregisseure wéi Alfred Hitchcock, Marilyn Monroe, James Dean a Marlene Dietrich.


  • The Art of Alfred Hitchcock (1976), Doubleday Anchor
  • Stanley Kramer, Film Maker (1978), G. P. Putnam's Sons
  • The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock (1983), Little, Brown & Co.
  • The Kindness of Strangers: The Life of Tennessee Williams (1985), Little, Brown & Co.
  • Falling in Love Again: Marlene Dietrich (1985), Little, Brown & Co.
  • Lotte Lenya: A Life (1989), Little, Brown & Co.
  • Madcap: The Life of Preston Sturges (1990) Little, Brown & Co.
  • Laurence Olivier: A Biography (1992) HarperCollins
  • Blue Angel: The Life of Marlene Dietrich (1992), Doubleday
  • Marilyn Monroe: The Biography (1993), Harper Collins
  • A Passion for Life: The Biography of Elizabeth Taylor (1995) HarperCollins
  • Rebel: The Life and Legend of James Dean (1996), HarperCollins
  • Notorious: The Life of Ingrid Bergman (1997), HarperCollins
  • Reluctant Saint: The Life of Francis of Assisi (2002), Viking Press
  • Enchantment: The Life of Audrey Hepburn (2006), Harmony
  • Otherwise Engaged: The Life of Alan Bates (2007), Hutchinson
  • Spellbound by Beauty: Alfred Hitchcock and His Leading Ladies (2008) Hutchinson
  • High Society: The Life of Grace Kelly (2009), Harmony
  • Possessed: The Life of Joan Crawford (2010), Morrow
  • The Redgraves: A Family Epic (2012), Crown