Freddie Villacci, Jr. was born and raised in Wood Dale, Illinois. He earned a degree in marketing from Berry College, while playing baseball. At the age of nineteen, he began to invest in the stock market and continued on with a career in the insurance and financial services industry.
In his first published novel, Black Ghost, he has used his professional background to give depth and credibility to the plot. Besides books, he enjoys writing movies and songs. FACELESS, an independent movie is due out in 2021.
Freddie loves being out in the sun, especially playing baseball and golf with his daughter and twin boys. He and his wife, Jennifer, have a passion for supporting charities that help children.