University of Arizona
University of Arizona


Shane Riches

Professor of Practice

School of Theatre, Film & Television

Professor Riches is a film and television writer and producer, as well as a comic book writer and publisher. As a writer and producer, he has had film and television projects set up at Walt Disney, MTV, Sony, Fox, Paramount, MGM, SyFy Channel, CBS, Warner Bros., Dimension, and was a producer on the remake of John Carpenter's The Fog. Professor Riches has written and published multiple graphic novels and comic book series, including Her Name Is…Savage, Janet Montgomery's  Scorched EarthhA.I.leyBorderlines Black JacketsAfflictedWWE Superstars, The Safest PlaceDeath Valley, His Name Is…Savage, and R.P.M. with Mick Foley. He has a J.D. from Hastings College of Law and is a member of the State Bar of California.