The Writer/Director/Producer of DC Noir, George Pellecanos is one of the most talented writers working in the USA today. He has written numerous novels set in Washington D.C. He was a writer and producer for the famously seminal television series The Wire and is the co-creator and writer/producer for the acclaimed television series The Deuce. Pellecanos writes predominantly in the crime genre and interweaves astute social commentary throughout his work.
Thanks to Joe Aronstamn, a private investigator in Washington, DC, with credits and mentions in several of George Pelecanos' novels, for his cameo appearance in this film.