John Bucher is an award-winning writer, narrative consultant, and cultural mythologist based out of Hollywood, California. His work centers on the intersection of art and technology, as well as the power of story to change the journeys of individuals, communities, cultures, and nations. He is the author of books including Master of the Cinematic Universe: The Secret Code to Writing in the New World of Media, Storytelling by the Numbers, and The Inside Out Story.

His work can be seen regularly on, in MovieMaker Magazine, and at He cohosts The Inside Out Story Podcast and The Westworld Watch Podcast and currently teaches at the LA Film Studies Center, where he leads ...

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