A lifelong resident of Scranton, Michael Lally is a 20 year veteran of the Scranton Fire Department. A local actor, Lally has appeared in local theater, commercials and independent films. He is also a military history buff. He was inducted into the Northeast Chapter of the PA Sports Hall of Fame in 2009. Lally also authored the self-help book, "The Cure for Smoking".
Helen, The First Trojan Horse tells the powerful love story of Helen and Menelaus. It follows their lives through the Trojan War and their return to Sparta. It explores the strong undercurrent of events and circumstances from the Greek and Trojan point of view that led to the War and gives a unique perspective on Helen’s role in it.