David Klass

BA, Yale University. MA, University of Southern California School of Cinema-Television. Has written more than 30 feature screenplays for the Hollywood studios, including Kiss the Girls and Walking Tall. TV credits include on-staff writer-producer for “Law and Order: Criminal Intent” and developing an original medical drama, “Golden Hour,” for CBS. His feature movie, Emperor, starred Tommy Lee Jones as Douglas MacArthur.  He has also published 18 novels, most of them for young adults. SLC, 2012–

Courses taught in Visual Arts