Author, screenwriter and ghostwriter
Ross Klavan’s screenplay for the film Tigerland was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award and was directed by Joel Schumacher, starring Colin Farrell. He’s written screenplays for InterMedia, Walden Media, Miramax, Weinstein, Paramount, A&E and TNT. He’s acted as script consultant for Sen Arts Films and teaches screenwriting at the graduate level as well as privately. As a performer, Klavan’s voice has been heard in dozens of feature films including “Revolutionary Road,” “Sometimes in April,” “Casino,” “In and Out,” and “You Can Count On Me” as well as in numerous TV and radio commercials. Klavan has published three noir novellas with Down and Out Books and his darkly comic novel “Schmuck” was published by Greenpoint Press. In other lives, he was a reporter and anchorman for WINS Radio, RKO Network and LBC (London, England) and a member of the NYC alternative art group Four Walls. He lives in New York City.