Andrew Klavan (born July 13, 1954) is an American writer and political commentator. Two of Klavan's novels have been adapted into motion pictures: True Crime (1999) and Don't Say a Word (2001). He was nominated for the Edgar Award five times and won twice. He was dubbed by Stephen King as “the most original American novelist of crime and suspense since Cornell Woolrich." Playwright and novelist Laurence Klavan is his brother.Klavan has also worked in film and has an extensive career as an essayist and video satirist. He has written columns and appeared as a political commentator for a variety of conservative publications such as the news-magazine City Journal and PJ Media. He currently releases a daily podcast named The Andrew Klavan Show on the website The Daily Wire.