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Keith Giglio

Associate Professor

  • Television, Radio & Film

Contact Information

Office Location

442 Newhouse 3


  • M.F.A. New York University
  • B.A. Wagner College


  • Screenwriting for Film
  • Comedy Writing
  • Screenwriting for Television

Screenwriter and producer Keith Giglio has worked on such projects as “Joshua,” “Noah,” “Return to Halloweentown,” Walt Disney’s “Tarzan,” “Pizza My Heart,” “A Cinderella Story” and “Another Cinderella Story.” He has written for Paramount, Walt Disney, Universal, Warner Brothers, Spyglass, Walden, Tokyopop and Platinum Studios. His sci-fi television pilot is in development, and he recently sold a TV pilot entitled “Mercy Air.” He is the author of “Writing the Comedy Blockbuster.”

A member of the Writer’s Guild of America, he is also president of Laughing Gas Productions, which works with non-established screenwriters. He was previously a narrative designer on video games for Spinmaster Entertainment, and a writer’s assistant to Andy Breckman (“Saturday Night Live,” “Monk”).

He has taught classes in writing and screenwriting, and was named UCLA Extension’s Instructor of the Year in 2009. He earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Wagner College and an M.F.A. in film and television from New York University.