Fabrizio Russo was born in Milan in 1970. He specialized in press illustration at the Scuola Superiore d'Arte and subsequently studied at the Milan School of Comics. After some illustration jobs, he began his career in comics at the publishing house Bonelli in 1994. Russo drew the feature 'Robinson Hart' for the magazine Zona X and later joined the art staffs of 'Martin Mystère' and 'Dampyr'. Since 2010 he has been working with Mikaël on the sci-fi series 'Rapa Nui' for the French publishing house Clair de Lune.