James Hirsen has been a good friend to OC Screenwriters for many years. He has garnered rave reviews when he’s spoken at other OC Screenwriter events, and continues his support for us by agreeing to go one-on-one with our members on legal questions for the entertainment world.
We are thrilled to have him speak on April 18th!
James Hirsen, J.D., M.A. in Media Psychology, is a New York Times best-selling author, international business attorney, news analyst, cultural commentator, and social media scholar.
Highly sought after for his expertise on a host of matters, and for his unique perspective through the lens of a moral universe, Hirsen has appeared on numerous television broadcast networks including NBC, ABC, Fox News Channel, Fox Business Channel, CNN, HLN, CNBC, MSNBC, the BBC, Canada’s Sun News Network, and the Trinity Broadcast Network, as well as various streaming media venues including Newsmax TV and Dove TV.
He is also a frequent guest on broadcast, satellite, and Internet radio stations around the globe and is a well-known public speaker in the legal, business, news, entertainment, and faith communities.
He is additionally a lifetime member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, and an active member of SAG/AFTRA, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, the American Film Institute, the Worship Music Association, and the Association of Media & Entertainment Counsel.
James has also been a professional musician in Chicago and L.A. playing keyboards for the legendary group, The Temptations, and continues to play keyboards on stage today.