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Prof. Jan Wahl

Recognized as a woman of many hats, Jan Wahl critiques movies, conducts celebrity interviews, and offers interesting background on show business. When she’s not working in TV or radio, she emcees community events and lectures extensively including her, “Critical Thinking of the Mass Media.” She worked for ABC in LA, as a producer — later as a stage manager and director. In 1977, Wahl won an Emmy for “They Still Say I Do,” on the palimony case of Lee & Michelle Triola Marvin and became a member of the Directors Guild. In 1999, she won a second Emmy for “A Filmgoer’s Bill of Rights.” A lifelong movie enthusiast, she entered journalism as a news writer for KGO-TV, where she also produced documentaries while earning a degree in Broadcast Communications and Arts from SF State. You can catch her every Friday on KCBS All News AM and FM Radio.