Fan Based Character
The character of Howard DiNatale is named after the devoted junkie by the same name and whose avatar is pictured at the left. This dedicated junkie can be found as an active member on the official Scott Sigler website forums under the user name of
Serge. His last name is pronounced "Dee-na-tall-ay". He is not related to Italian soccer star Antonio DiNatale, but his name is pronounced the same way. Forvo.com has playable audio samples of name pronunciations. The pronunciation of DiNatale can be accessed here: http://www.forvo.com/word/antonio_di_natale/.