Victoria Riskin

Victoria Riskin adapted Willa Cather’s My Ántonia for television and was a producer of Carson McCullers’s The Member of the Wedding as well as The Last Best Year, based on her years as a psychologist. Riskin was president of the Writers Guild of America West and served for twelve years as a director of Human Rights Watch. She lives on Martha’s Vineyard with her husband, the writer David W. Rintels.

Books

Fay Wray and Robert Riskin: A Hollywood Memoir by Victoria Riskin

Fay Wray and Robert Riskin: A Hollywood Memoir by Victoria Riskin

Fay Wray and Robert Riskin: A Hollywood Memoir by Victoria Riskin tells the intertwined story of two Hollywood stars. A Hollywood love story, a Hollywood memoir, a dual biography of two of Hollywood’s most famous figures, whose golden lives were lived at the center of Hollywood’s golden age, written by their daughter, an acclaimed writer and producer.