Marie Lanza is the author of post-apocalyptic horror novels Fractured: Outbreak ZOM-813, Fractured: The Other Side, and e-series The Colony. Her latest release, The Strangers is a novella horror ghost story.
Marie began her career at an early age under the tutelage of her industry parents. She got her start in the theater and local TV shows, later moving to independent film.
From 2004 to February 2013, Marie was part of the Sirius XM network as a Producer and Radio Personality. She could be heard in a variety of roles on various channels. Her voice was heard in imaging, promos, and weekly DVD Reviews. As a Producer, Marie was part of some of the most unforgettable moments in radio, has booked breaking news interviews, created segments, and brought topics that have become infamous among audiences.
Marie has produced remote shows in Hawaii, New York, New Jersey, Chicago, Vegas, Reno, and The Playboy Mansion. Marie is most humbled to have had the honor to visit and broadcast from Fort Irwin for the Troops. She’s been featured on A&E’s Gene Simmons Family Jewels, BRAVO’s Orange County Housewives, PBTV and in March 2012 was named Industry Woman of the Month in XBIZ Magazine.
Currently, Marie can be heard on her radio show, The DiRT, available on Connectpal.com, iHeart Radio, Spreaker, and other various outlets. In 2013, Marie began her ongoing e-series The Colony. In 2014, she released her novel Fractured: Outbreak ZOM-813 and in 2016 part 2 of that novel, Fractured: The Other Side. Both novels were picked up by the publishing house, Severed Press.
Marie is a history enthusiast, has a passion for myths and legends. She is always working on creating content for radio, stories for books and in her free time enjoys scuba diving and training for triathlons. She currently resides in Los Angeles, California with her husband and two daughters.