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Best-selling Author Michael Connelly interviewed by Rick Jackson, Retired LAPD Detective

Michael Connelly in Conversation with Rick Jackson

April 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Tickets: $95

A Benefit for the Eugene O’Neill Foundation, Tao House

April 5, 2024 7:30 pm

Village Theatre, Danville, CA (map it)



America’s finest and favorite crime novelist Michael Connelly will appear at the Village Theatre in Danville, CA, on April 5, 2024. You can eavesdrop on a relaxed and personal conversation between Michael and his close friend, Rick Jackson. Rick, a retired LAPD homicide detective, has collaborated with Michael for years and knows where the bodies are buried. So, Rick is definitely the man to ask Michael the questions you’ve always wanted to ask, as well as the questions that would never have occurred to you. Michael will be signing copies of his latest novel following the event.

Michael has millions of fans, and the Village Theatre has only 245 seats, so don’t be disappointed. Get your tickets now!


Michael Connelly is the bestselling author of thirty-eight novels. With over eighty-five million copies of his books sold worldwide and translated into forty-five foreign languages, he is one of the most successful writers working today. In March 2011, the movie adaptation of his #1 bestselling novel, The Lincoln Lawyer, hit theaters worldwide starring Matthew McConaughey as Mickey Haller. His most recent #1 New York Times bestsellers include Desert StarThe Dark Hours, The Law Of Innocence, The Night Fire, and Dark Sacred Night.

Michael is the executive producer of Bosch and Bosch: Legacy, two Amazon Studios original drama series based on his bestselling character Harry Bosch. These stream on Prime Video and Amazon Freevee. Michael is also the executive producer of The Lincoln Lawyer on Netflix. He is the creator and host of the podcasts Murder Book and The Wonderland Murders & The Secret History Of Hollywood.

Rick Jackson is a retired LAPD homicide detective who has been called “the Godfather to L.A. Crime writers,” having worked with Michael, James Ellroy, Joseph Wambaugh, and a dozen others. Besides consulting with Michael on his novels, Rick has worked with Michael on several true-crime podcasts. Rick still works part-time as a cold-case investigator with the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office. In the coming year Little, Brown will publish Rick’s nonfiction book Black Tunnel, White Magic: A True Story of Murder and Betrayal in Los Angeles.

Because of their long friendship and working relationship, Rick is the man to ask Michael the questions you’ve always wanted to ask, as well as the questions that would never have occurred to you.