|From||United States of America|
|Field||Film, TV, Stage & Radio|
|Birth||16 April 1950|
Walter Anthony Huston (born April 16, 1950; Malibu, California) is an American actor, writer, and assistant director.
Unlike other members of his family, who went into acting, Huston specialized in writing screenplays. He is known for his work on The Hellcats (1962), The List of Adrian Messenger (1963), The Dead (1987), Wise Blood (1979), Embracing Chaos: Making of The African Queen (2010), Treasures of the Academy: Guardians of History (2008), Look Up and Wave Your Glove (2005), Great Performances (2002), Huston y Joyce: Dialogos con Los Muertos (2001), and John Huston and the Dubliners (1987). He later became an attorney and assistant director.
His siblings include Anjelica Huston, Danny Huston, and Allegra Huston. He married Lady Margot Cholmondeley, the daughter of Hugh Cholmondeley, 6th Marquess of Cholmondeley and had one son, the actor Jack Huston.
|Academy Awards||Best Adapted Screenplay||The Dead (1987)||Nominated|
|Independent Spirit Awards||Best Screenplay|
|New York Film Critics Circle||Best Screenplay|
|USC Scripter Award|