Greg Kramer (1961 – April 8, 2013) was a British-born Canadian author, actor, director, and magician. Born and raised in Hertfordshire, England, he emigrated to Canada in 1981 and spent the remainder of his life living in Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal. His first novel, "The Pursemonger of fugu," published by Riverbank Press in 1995, was shortlisted for the City of Toronto Book Award. His other novels included "Couchwarmer" (1997) and "Wally" (2004). His short story collection "Hogtown Bonbons" (1999) was originally published by Xtra! in Toronto as a regular column.