Keith A Walker

Actor, Screenwriter, Producer
Keith A Walker worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. He hosted the TV show "Let Me Talk To...." on KHJ-TV. He began his career by producing several radio shows in San Francisco, CA in the late ... Read more »
Born: 06/29/1935 in St Louis, Missouri, USA

Filmography

Actor (9)

Fate 2004 (Movie)

Det grady (Actor)

Malice in Wonderland 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

The Goonies 1985 (Movie)

Mr Walsh (Actor)

Future Schlock 1982 (Movie)

Sergeant Tatts (Actor)

Till Death 1977 (Movie)

(Actor)

Kolchak: The Night Stalker 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

The Affair (TV Show)

Actor

The Law (TV Show)

Actor

The Missing Are Deadly (TV Show)

Actor
Writer (6)

Free Willy: Escape From Pirate's Cove 2009 (Movie)

(Characters as Source Material)

Free Willy 3: The Rescue 1997 (Movie)

(Characters as Source Material)

Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home 1995 (Movie)

(Characters as Source Material)

Free Willy 1993 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Free Willy 1993 (Movie)

(From Story)

M*A*S*H 1973 (Tv Show)

Teleplay
Producer (1)

Fate 2004 (Movie)

(Associate Producer)

Biography

Keith A Walker worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. He hosted the TV show "Let Me Talk To...." on KHJ-TV. He began his career by producing several radio shows in San Francisco, CA in the late 1960s. He wrote the pilot and 16 episodes for the Hanna-Barbara series "Mystery Island." He moved to Los Angeles, CA. He began his writing career in the late '70s by writing 26 episodes of "Zero Hour" for the Mutual Radio Network. He took over radio station KLAC's all-night talk program. He also starred in the TV movies "The Affair" (1973-74), "The Law" (NBC, 1974-75) and "The Missing Are Deadly" (ABC, 1974-75). A Walker worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "Kolchak: The Night Stalker" (ABC, 1974-75). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Malice in Wonderland" (CBS, 1984-85). In the seventies and the eighties, he acted in "Till Death" (1978), "Future Schlock" (1983) and "The Goonies" (1985) with Sean Astin. A Walker was most recently credited in the Bindi Irwin family sequel "Free Willy: Escape From Pirate's Cove" (2010). A Walker had a number of different projects under his belt in the nineties through the early 2000s, including "Free Willy" (1993), "Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home" with Jason James Richter (1995) and "Free Willy 3: The Rescue" with Jason James Richter (1997). His credits also expanded to "Fate" (2005) starring Michael Paré. A Walker passed away in December 1996 at the age of 61.

Relationships

Peggy Walton-Walker

Wife
co-wrote "Free Willy"

Milestones

1993

Co-wrote the screen version of "Free Willy"

Moved to Los Angeles, CA

Began his writing career in the late '70s by writing 26 episodes of "Zero Hour" for the Mutual Radio Network

Took over radio station KLAC's all-night talk program

Began his career by producing several radio shows in San Francisco, CA in the late 1960s

Wrote the pilot and 16 episodes for the Hanna-Barbara series "Mystery Island"

Hosted the TV show "Let Me Talk To...." on KHJ-TV

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