Paul Ruditis is an American author. Ruditis was born and raised in Philadelphia. He attended West Chester University in Pennsylvania where he majored in Theatre Arts with a directing emphasis. He moved to Los Angeles where he began working at Paramount Pictures where he worked as a tour guide. He took a position working in the studio's licensing department where he worked his way up to middle management before quitting to focus on writing.
His first publication was in a Buffy the Vampire Slayer short story collection. He has published tie-in novels and official guides to many hit television shows such as Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Charmed, Angel, Queer as Folk, Star Trek, Roswell, The West Wing, Alias, Prison Break, Bones, The Brady Bunch, The Hardy Boys, The Girls Next Door and Sabrina, The Teenage Witch. He also wrote a guide to the film G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra.