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Richard Manning

MA Serial Storytelling


Television writer and producer (e.g. »Farscape«, »When Calls the Heart«, »TekWar«)


Richard Manning grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, and studied Cinema Production at the University of Southern California. He has lived and worked as a television writer and producer in Los Angeles, Toronto, and Sydney. His credits include »Farscape«, »When Calls the Heart«, »TekWar«, »Star Trek: The Next Generation«, and »Fame«. He has also written episodes of »Sliders«, »Star Trek: Deep Space Nine«, »Exosquad«, »Space Precinct«, and »She-Wolf of London«, and has co-created »Beyond Reality«, a half-hour science-fiction/fantasy drama. He frequently teaches television writing for the UCLA Extension Writers‘ Program and has thrice been a lecturer for the MA Serial Storytelling programme at the ifs Internationale Filmschule Köln.