Stefano Mirone was born in Milan, where he still lives and works. He got his degree in architecutre. He started working in furnishing. In addition, he started to draw comics for several agencies and publishers. He has drawn Disney comics for Topolino since 1990, and he also did illustrations for licensed articles with the characters. Mirone has drawn several stories with 'Prezzemolo', 'Poochie' and 'Mastromaio', as well as 'Dodo', a character of the publisher Giorgio Mondadori. He is a caricaturist for the Gazzetta dello Sport. While continuing his dayjob as an architect, he works as an artist for the advertising field.