Media Guide to UCLA Experts

Richard Walter

Professor / School of Theater, Film and Television

Area of Expertise: film, film industry, Hollywood, entertainment industry, entertainment law, screenwriting

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Richard Walter is co-chairman of the graduate screenwriting program at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television and an expert on screenwriting and storytelling, intellectual property litigation and the movie industry as a business. Walter, who is also associate dean of student affairs, has written numerous feature films for major studios and appears frequently as a pop culture critic and media pundit.

Walter has written numerous feature assignments for the major studios and has sold material to broadcast networks. He has also written many informational, educational and corporate films. He lectures on screenwriting and storytelling throughout the world.

Media Contacts

Noela Hueso, 310-825-0965

Sandy Hall-Robertson, 310-206-6835