Darryl Wiggers is a film and television expert with over 20 years of diverse media experience in television programming, production, print and new media.
Darryl graduated from York University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in film theory and screenwriting. He subsequently formed Wiggers Custom Video, producing a variety of productions for private and corporate clients.
For five years in worked in the programming department for Showcase Television and History Television, before moving to Corus Entertainment as Director of Programming for SCREAM (now DUSK); the first channel in the world dedicated to horror programming.
Darryl is presently a consultant for a variety of media companies, offering services based on his experience in television programming, new media, publicity, marketing, database management, writing and graphic design.
Darryl has written about film and television for various publications, including reviews and interview articles for Broadcast Week, The Globe and Mail‘s television magazine. More recently he has contributed to the books 501 Movie Directors, 501 Movie Stars, and 100 European Horror Films, as well as Playback; the Canadian media trade publication. He also continues to co-moderate H-Film; an internet mailing list which encourages the scholarly discussion of cinema history and uses of media.