Phoef Sutton was born in Washington DC. He cut his eye teeth as a playwright, but first made a living as a writer in TV. He worked on the classic NBC series CHEERS for eight years, and went on to write movies (THE FAN, MRS. WINTERBOURNE) and also serve as consulting producer and writer for BOSTON LEGAL and TERRIERS. He recently wrote DARROW & DARROW for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries.
Phoef is the author of the critically acclaimed CRUSH mystery novels; CRUSH, HEART ATTACK AND VINE and COLORADO BOULEVARD as well as 15 MINUTES TO LIVE, a romantic thriller. With Janet Evanovich, he has co-authored the novels WICKED CHARMS and CURIOUS MINDS. His novel FROM AWAY is coming out in 2018.
He lives in South Pasadena, CA and Vinalhaven ME with his wife and two daughters.