Posner, Ari

Posner, Ari

Department: Cinema and Television Arts

Phone: 818-398-7522

Email:   aposner@fullerton.edu

Office:   CP-650-24

Personal Website: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0692708

Faculty Biography

Ari Posner is a Professor in the Screenwriting area. He has spent more than two decades in the professional television industry. He is an award-winning screenwriter and producer with work in network, cable and streaming television, credited for shows broadcast on FX, Apple TV, The CW, CBS, ABC and NBC. He has worked with producers, actors, and directors such as Adam McKay, Adam Sandler, James Burrows, Reba McEntire, Jon Cryer, Ryan Murphy, Jennifer Aniston and Howard Morris. 

He continues to be active in the industry as a screenwriter and producer while working with CSUF’s student screenwriters.

Before his time in the entertainment business, he wrote journalism for publications including The New York Times, Newsweek, Slate, The New Republic, and Premiere magazine.

Degree: MFA, School of Cinematic Arts, University of Southern California

Degree Area: Film and Television Screenwriting and Production

Degree Univ:  B.A. Harvard College

Teaching Area: Screenwriting

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