Andrew David Morton (born 1953 in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire) is a former British Fleet Street journalist, a notable writer and biographer.
Before moving into a career in journalism, he attended grammar school, then studied history at the University of Sussex.
Andrew Morton wrote a biography of Princess Diana called Diana: Her True Story. Following Diana's death in 1997, Morton issued an edition titled Diana: Her True Story, Commemorative Edition.
Royal Wedding - "William and Catherine: Their Lives, Their Wedding"
On November 16, 2010, HRH Prince William announced his engagement to long-time girlfriend Catherine (Kate) Middleton. Morton, the leading authority on royal biographies was commissioned to write a book to coincide with the much-anticipated royal wedding on April 29th. The book, which is set to drop on May 3rd in the UK, will include a detailed biography on Prince William, as well as, details and insight into his relationship with his soon-to-be wife, Kate Middleton. The book will feature full-color photos of Prince William and the couple, as well as a detailed section on the wedding itself. The number of viewers expected to watch the royal wedding is approximately 2 billion worldwide.
The Morton Report website
To coincide with the massive publicity and excitement of the royal wedding between Prince William and Catherine Middleton, Andrew has announced the official launch (April 24th, 2011) of his new website, TheMortonReport.com. TMR will be a daily updated entertainment website devoted to celebrities, popular culture, and swanky living.
Follow Andrew Morton on Twitter: @andrewmortonUK