Bill Tortolini became involved in the comics industry in 1996. Since then, he has lettered comics for companies including Marvel
, Dynamite Entertainment
and Devil's Due
, among many others. Notable works include Marvel's Anita Blake
comics, the various adaptations of Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time
series and Image's The Hedge Knight
Born and raised in the city of Lynn, Massachusetts
, Tortolini attended Salem State College where he achieved a Bachelor of Arts in graphic design, with a minor in advertising and marketing. He started off his working life as an art director before moving into comics. He married his wife, Kristen, in 2001. They have three children, elder daughter Abigail and twins Cameron and Katherine. He and his family currently live in Billerica, Massachusetts.