Deborah Painter has written articles for such magazines as Filmfax and Horse and Horseman. She is currently an environmental services director for REMSA Incorporated.
"Valuable"--SFRA Review; "I was thoroughly entertained and informed...this is a good first volume on a very complicated life and well worth purchasing"--Little Shoppe of Horrors; "[Painter] has accumulated a history of [Forry] that one could not get through simple research...there is a lot of information here...jam packed with trivia, anecdotes and history. Snippets of conversations, letters and insights fill the pages."--Famous Monsters of Filmland; "The author has done her homework...delightful...Painter presents a lovely, and generally acurate portrait of an unforgettable life. ...[a] must read"--Scary Monsters Yearbook; "definitive...you need this book"--Creepy Classics; "[Painter] has a wealth of personal information to share with fans"--Dred Central; "even the most obsessive Forry-fan will find a slew of new information here... There are scads of photos of Ackerman at various points in his life"--Scarlet; "[Painter's] biography is full of warmth and affection...Forry led a fascinating life and Painter gives us a good view of it... I recommend this book highly"--Daily Space.