The creator of Cassidy


A short biografy of Pasquale Ruju

PASQUALE RUJU born in Nuoro in 1962, after graduating in high-school in Arts, got his B.A. in Architecture in Turin. A lover of theater and cinema, he graduated at Laboratorio Teatrale di Torino. Later, he worked with "Ipotesi Cinema", the documentary film school founded by Ermanno Olmi, creating several short films, "Password", and the feature film "Tempo di mezzo". After several theatrical and tv experiences, he works in dubbing since 1989, giving his voice to many characters of animated tv series and cartoons. His début in the world of comics was in 1995, when he wrote the short story "Il vicino di casa" for Dylan Dog, contained in Dylan Dog Gigante N°4. He since wrote more than 70 scripts for the Nightmare Investigator series, as well as several other stories for Nathan Never, Tex and Dampyr, and his mini-series Demian, whose firs issue was in May 2006. For Demian, he wrote all the 18 episodes, and a special (the first of four) that will be published soon.