Johnny Carson for Thursday April 6, 1978
Frank William Abagnale Jr. is an author and convicted felon. In 1980, Abagnale co-wrote his autobiography, Catch Me If You Can, which built a narrative around some of his frauds. The book later inspired the film of the same name directed by Steven Spielberg in 2002, in which Abagnale was portrayed by actor Leonardo DiCaprio.
Abagnale has also written four other books.
He runs Abagnale and Associates, a consultancy firm.