Zoë Sallis was born in India and educated in England, attending Cheltenham Ladies’ College. After college she won a scholarship to the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, and went on to act in theatre, TV and film.
She met and fell in love with film director John Huston in 1960. They had a son, Danny, and lived in Rome for many years. Danny is now a well-known actor and director.
Zoë currently lives in London. She has published two books, Ten Eternal Questions and Our Stories, Our Visions, both were international bestsellers.