Walter Wager Overview

Walter Wager

Biography

Walter Wager was best known to fans of movie thrillers for three of his books -- or, rather, the films made from them: Telefon, Twilight's Last Gleaming, and Die Hard 2. Born Walter Herman Wager in the Bronx, NY, he was the son of Russian immigrants, and he attended Columbia College at Columbia University. He graduated in 1944 and later earned a law degree from Harvard; the practice of law...