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Robert Alan Wolterstorff Edit Profile

Television writer and producer

Robert Alan Wolterstorff, American television writer and producer.

Background

Wolterstorff, Robert Alan was born on March 18, 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Theodore William and Grace (Ward) Wolterstorff.

Education

Associate of Arts in Theater Arts, De Auza Junior College, Cupertino, California, 1969. Bachelor in television Communications, San Jose State University, 1972. Master of Arts in Mass Communications, San Francisco State University, 1974.

Career

Executive assistant to Norman Lear Tandem Productions, Los Angeles, 1975-1977. Television story editor The Jeffersons, 1978. Writer, executive producer Universal Studios, Universal City, California, 1979-1985, Fries Entertainment, Los Angeles, 1986, Paramount Pictures, Los Angeles, 1987, Reeves Communications, Burbank, California, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Writer, producer: (television series) The Outlaws, 1983, Street Hawk, 1984-1985, (television pilot) Sisters, 1986.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, biking.

Connections

Married Janis Lynn Smith. Children: Daya, Ian.

father:
Theodore William Wolterstorff

mother:
Grace (Ward) Wolterstorff

spouse:
Janis Lynn Smith

children:
Daya Wolterstorff

Ian Wolterstorff