John Randall Anthony Taraborrelli is an American journalist and biographer.
Taraborrelli is an author known for biographies of contemporary entertainers and political figures. He is a featured writer in several entertainment magazines in Canada, England, and Australia. He also appears on television as an entertainment news reporter on shows such as Entertainment Tonight, Good Morning America, Today and CBS This Morning. Taraborrelli resides in Los Angeles, California.
Taraborrelli has had thirteen books appear on the New York Times best seller list, the most recent of which was his 2009 biography of Marilyn Monroe - "The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe" - which, in the summer of 2012, made a re-appearance on the e-books best-seller list at number two.
In November of 2012, it was announced that Reelz cable channel had optioned Taraborrelli's New York Times best-selling book, "After Camelot" as a miniseries. It will be his second television miniseries, the first airing on NBC in 2000 and based on his book, "'Jackie, Ethel, Joan."
Through his newly formed J. Randy Taraborrelli Productions, Taraborrelli is currently developing and producing a number of television projects.
Diana: A Celebration of the Life and Career of Diana Ross