JUSTIN WALTER

HOST // PRODUCER // WRITER // ENTREPRENEUR

 

THE ADVENTURE YOU’RE READY FOR IS THE ONE YOU GET.  – Jeff Probst

 

 

A NATIVE OF NAPERVILLE, ILLINOIS, JUSTIN WALTER IS A MIDWESTERN GUY AT HEART WHOSE PASSION FOR HOSTING BEGAN AT A YOUNG AGE. IN HIS EARLY TEENS, JUSTIN STARTED HOSTING AND PRODUCING FULL-SCALE GAME SHOWS BASED OFF THE POPULAR REALITY TV SERIES “SURVIVOR,” “THE AMAZING RACE” “BIG BROTHER” AND “THE MOLE.” JUSTIN HAS HOSTED AND PRODUCED OVER 100 GAME SHOWS AND HAS TURNED HIS ONCE HOBBY INTO AN ADVENTURE COMPANY CALLED REALITY RUSH.

CURRENTLY, JUSTIN HOSTS “LET’S GO LA!,” AN OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SHOW FEATURING THE PARKS, BEACHES AND RECREATIONAL FACILITIES OF LA COUNTY AND “GET OUT!,” A TRAVEL AND LIFESTYLE SHOW THAT HIGHLIGHTS THE BEST OF SANTA MONICA FROM DINING AND FITNESS TO SHOPPING AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITIES. JUSTIN ALSO EXPLORES HIDDEN LA HOT SPOTS ON “METRO MOTION,” COVERS RED CARPET PREMIERES AND EVENTS FOR OVATION TV, HOSTS THE “SURVIVOR AFTER SHOW” ON MARIA MENOUNOS’ AFTERBUZZ TV NETWORK AND IS THE REALITY TV EXPERT FOR “DIRTY POP LIVE WITH LANCE BASS” ON SIRIUSXM RADIO. HE HAS ALSO HOSTED THE TALK SHOWS “NON-PROFIT PROFILES,” FOCUSED ON NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS AND “SANTA MONICA ON STAGE,” DEDICATED TO THE ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT. JUSTIN’S HOSTING EXPERIENCE ALSO INCLUDES COMMERCIALS AND LIVE EVENTS SUCH AS E3 CONFERENCES.

IN ADDITION TO HOSTING, JUSTIN IS AN EXPERIENCED PRODUCER. CURRENTLY, JUSTIN IS A WRITER FOR E!’S GIULIANA RANCIC ON “LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET” AT THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS, GOLDEN GLOBES, GRAMMYS AND ACADEMY AWARDS. HE RECENTLY WAS THE SHOW PRODUCER FOR OXYGEN’S “PREACHERS OF LA AFTERSHOW” AND “PREACHERS OF LA TOP 10 MOST MEMORABLE MOMENTS” AND A COMEDY PRODUCER FOR FOX’S DAILY ENTERTAINMENT NEWS SHOW “DISH NATION.” HE ALSO PRODUCED MSN’S “LAST NIGHT ON TV” AND FOR “GSN LIVE.” HIS IN-DEPTH PERSPECTIVE IN THE AREAS OF TALENT AND PRODUCTION STEMS FROM HIS EXPERIENCE WORKING FOR THESE NETWORKS AS WELL AS ABC, G4 TV, BRAVO, BET, AOL AND CURRENT TV.

JUSTIN IS A BOSTON COLLEGE SUMMA CUM LAUDE GRADUATE WITH POLITICAL SCIENCE AND PHILOSOPHY DEGREES. HE IS AN AVID ADVENTURE SEEKER INCLUDING SKYDIVING, BUNGEE JUMPING, RUNNING MARATHONS AND RECENTLY BACKPACKED SOUTH AMERICA, CENTRAL AMERICA AND SOUTHEAST ASIA. JUSTIN HAS ALSO ENGAGED IN SOCIAL JUSTICE PROGRAMS INCLUDING ANSWERING PHONES ON A 24-HOUR SUICIDE HOTLINE AND VOLUNTEERING ON AN INTERNATIONAL SERVICE TRIP. IN 2006, JUSTIN WAS SELECTED AS AN INTERNATIONAL RADIO AND TELEVISION SOCIETY (IRTS) FELLOW. HIS WIDE RANGE OF LIFE EXPERIENCES ALLOWS HIM TO COVER EVERYTHING FROM TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE TO GAME SHOWS AND POP CULTURE.

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PREVIOUS PROJECTS

HOSTING

Trending Trailers / Ovation TV
Let’s Go LA! / LA36
Get Out! / CityTV Santa Monica
Survivor After Show / Afterbuzz TV
Dirty Pop Live / SiriusXM Radio

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PRODUCTION

Live from the Red Carpet / E!
Preachers of LA AfterShow / Oxygen
Dish Nation / FOX
GSN Live / GSN
Last Night On TV / MSN

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REALITY RUSH

Urban Hunt: Santa Monica
Eviction: Seattle
Outlast: Minnesota
Urbant Hunt: Toyota
Urban Hunt: Hewlett-Packard

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JUSTIN BY THE NUMBERS

GAME SHOW EVENTS PRODUCED

GAME SHOW EVENTS PRODUCED

SHOW EPISODES HOSTED

SHOW EPISODES HOSTED

COUNTRIES TRAVELED TO

COUNTRIES TRAVELED TO

SKILLS + EXPERIENCE

Just some of the reasons I am a Jack-of-All-Trades

HOSTING

HOSTING

Hosting is my passion and my experience includes travel, entertainment, lifestyle, game show, red carpet, talk show, after shows and live events.

PRODUCING

PRODUCING

For over seven years I've been producing TV and digital formats including entertainment, red carpets, game show, travel, after shows and comedy.

WRITING

WRITING

With a love for writing, I've written scripts for TV and digital programs ranging from game show and entertainment to travel and red carpet questions.

VIDEO EDITING

VIDEO EDITING

With skills in Final Cut Pro and other editing programs, I'm proficient in storytelling and taking a project from pre-production through post.

PHOTOGRAPHY

PHOTOGRAPHY

Put any camera in my hands - GoPro, DSLR or iPhone - and I love capturing an artistic perspective on nature, people and the excitement of adventure.

ADVENTURE TRAVEL

ADVENTURE TRAVEL

I'm an avid adventure traveler who loves traveling the globe. Most recently I've solo backpacked Southeast Asia, Central and South America.

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