Richard Walter is a prominent film expert. The New York Times
The prime broker for Hollywood’s hottest commodity: new
writing talent. The Wall Street Journal
Richard Walter is
a screenwriter, author of best selling fiction and nonfiction, celebrated
storytelling educator, associate dean, entertainment industry expert and
longtime professor and chairman
of the graduate screenwriting program at the UCLA School of Theater,
Film and Television.
Richard Walter has
written numerous feature assignments for the major studios including the
earliest drafts of American Graffiti, and has sold
material to all the major broadcast networks.
He lectures on
screenwriting and storytelling throughout the world.
Writers who have
studied at UCLA have written dozens of prestigious Hollywood blockbusters
and independent productions.
Professor Walter has
appeared multiple times on The
Today Show, The O’Reilly Factor, Hardball, ABC Primetime, Scarborough
Country and CBS
News Nightwatch, to name a few. More than a hundred newspaper
and magazine articles have described his work and the program he directs at