From Wikipedia:Michael Connelly (born July 21, 1956, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American author of detective novels and other crime fiction, notably those featuring LAPD Detective Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch and criminal defense attorney Mickey Haller. His books, which have been translated into 36 languages, have garnered him many awards. Connelly was the President of the Mystery Writers of America from 2003 to 2004.
Connelly was one of the creators and executive producers of 'Level 9', a science fiction action TV series that aired for 13 episodes in the 2000-2001 season on the UPN television network.
He occasionally makes guest appearances as himself in the ABC comedy/drama TV series 'Castle'. Along with Stephen J. Cannell, James Patterson, and Dennis Lehane, he is one of Castle's poker buddies.
Connelly's novel "The Lincoln Lawyer" was made into a film in 2011, with Matthew McConaughey playing defense lawyer Michael "Mickey" Haller. Following the commercial success of the film, the ABC network had commissioned a pilot for a TV series featuring Haller from the production studios Lions Gate & Lakeshore.
"Deep In Death"
"A Game Of Death"
Connelly also portrayed his televersion in an episode of 'Millennium' ('Cronica negra, Literatura negra'), but he can't connect the two series as they take place in different TV dimensions.