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 200 GAME SHOWS AND HAS TURNED HIS ONCE HOBBY INTO AN ADVENTURE COMPANY CALLED REALITY RUSH.

CURRENTLY, JUSTIN HOSTS “WHAT’S GOOD?!,” A GOOD NEWS TALK SHOW FEATURING INSPIRATIONAL STORIES AND GUESTS AND “METRO MOTION,” A TRAVEL SHOW EXPLORING HIDDEN LA HOT SPOTS. JUSTIN ALSO IS THE HOST OF “LET’S GO LA!,” AN LA-BASED OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SHOW AND “GET OUT!,” A TRAVEL AND LIFESTYLE SHOW THAT HIGHLIGHTS THE BEST OF SANTA MONICA. WITH A PASSION FOR GAME SHOWS, JUSTIN HOSTED SEVEN SEASONS OF THE “SURVIVOR AFTER SHOW” ON THESTREAM.TV AND MARIA MENOUNOS’ AFTERBUZZ TV NETWORK AND WAS THE REALITY TV EXPERT FOR “DIRTY POP LIVE WITH LANCE BASS” ON SIRIUSXM RADIO. HE HAS COVERED RED CARPET PREMIERES AND EVENTS FOR OVATION TV. HIS HOSTING ALSO INCLUDES COMMERCIALS AND LIVE EVENTS SUCH AS E3 CONFERENCES.

IN ADDITION TO HOSTING, JUSTIN IS AN EXPERIENCED PRODUCER. CURRENTLY, JUSTIN IS THE SUPERVISING PRODUCER FOR SPIKE’S “ADAM CAROLLA AND FRIENDS BUILD STUFF LIVE” AND DISCOVERY’S “SHARK AFTER DARK.” HE HAS PREVIOUSLY WORKED ON OXYGEN’S “PREACHERS OF LA AFTERSHOW” AND “PREACHERS OF LA TOP 10 MOST MEMORABLE MOMENTS,” FOX’S “DISH NATION,” MSN’S “LAST NIGHT ON TV,” GSN’S “GSN LIVE” AND E!’S “LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET.” JUSTIN WAS ALSO THE WRITER FOR E!’S GIULIANA RANCIC ON “LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET” AT THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS, GOLDEN GLOBES, GRAMMYS AND ACADEMY AWARDS. 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 A TRAVEL EXPERT AND WRITER DOCUMENTING HIS ADVENTURES THROUGHOUT CENTRAL AMERICA, SOUTH AMERICA, SOUTHEAST ASIA AND OCEANIA ON HIS TRAVEL BLOG “AROUND THE WORLD WITH JUSTIN.” JUSTIN HAS ALSO ENGAGED IN SOCIAL JUSTICE PROGRAMS INCLUDING ANSWERING PHONES ON A 24-HOUR SUICIDE HOTLINE AND VOLUNTEERING ON AN INTERNATIONAL SERVICE TRIP. HE IS AN INTERNATIONAL RADIO AND TELEVISION SOCIETY (IRTS) FELLOW WHOSE WIDE RANGE OF LIFE EXPERIENCES ALLOWS HIM TO COVER EVERYTHING FROM TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE TO GAME SHOWS AND POP CULTURE.

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Hey @TheWoodyShow don't hate on @survivorcbs! After 34 seasons it's still the best show on TV! #thewoodyshow #survivor

About 4 days ago from Justin Walter's Twitter via Twitter for iPhone

PHOTOS

PREVIOUS PROJECTS

HOSTING

What’s Good?! / Focus TV
Metro Motion / LA36
Let’s Go LA! / LA36
Get Out! / CityTV Santa Monica
Survivor After Show / TheStream.TV

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PRODUCTION

Shark After Dark / Discovery
Adam Carolla & Friends Build Stuff Live / Spike
Live from the Red Carpet / E!
Preachers of LA AfterShow / Oxygen
Dish Nation / FOX

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REALITY RUSH

Urban Hunt: Los Angeles
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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