Ugolino Cossu began his professional career at the Giolitti studios in Rome. In the late 1970s, he drew 'Tales of Kathy Jane' for Britain and 'Gespenster' for Germany. He collaborated with Eura Editoriale in 1980, and became head of the Orient Express magazine. He also drew for Lanciostory. For Comic Art, he produced the 'Il Colore del Vento' saga. He joined the team of 'Dylan Dog' artists in the early 1990s.