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Edward Winterhalder

‘You meet the nicest people on motorcycles.’ This is so true, isn’t it?. Meeting a fellow biker is such a great feeling. Motorcycling is a passion which gives you new friends, and most of the times they tend to stick for an entire lifetime. We at Bike Nation cherish this bond. Speaking of motorcycling and bikers, Edward Winterhalder is in town! And there’s a session this weekend where he’s going to share his knowledge and expertise.

From bikes to books to television, former Bandidos MC member turned author and TV producer Edward Winterhalder has had an unusual and intriguing career path.

For those of you who don’t know Edward Winterhalder, here is his short introduction! Edward Winterhalder is the world’s leading authority on motorcycle clubs and outlaw bikers, and an internationally known author, TV producer and biker personality who has written eleven books about the culture.

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Our own Dani Nehme (R) with Edward Winterhalder (L).

In addition to his literary endeavors, Edward has produced episodes of popular television shows such as Outlaw Bikers, One Percenters, Marked, Biker Chicz, Living On The Edge, and Gangland. A UAE resident, Edward has been seen worldwide on Fox News (the O’Reilly Factor with Bill O’Reilly & America’s Newsroom), CNN, Bravo, Al Jazeera, BBC, ABC Nightline, MSNBC News Nation, Good Morning America, Inside Edition, Bravo, History Channel, Global, National Geographic, History Television, and CBC.

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Some of Edward’s work.

Edward has had an unusual and intriguing career path. What does it take to make the move to screen, and what makes a successful TV series? From reality in conversation with his friend, fellow biker, and media expert Sameer Al Jaberi, Edward will discuss how to draft a treatment based on a literary work and how to pitch it to a broadcaster or production company – using the examples of sizzle reels produced for two of Edward’s productions.

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The session is scheduled to be held on Friday, 1st March 2019 during the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, Dubai. The timings are from 6 pm to 7 pm and the venue is at Al Ras 3, InterContinental, DFC. We highly recommend you to visit this session and enjoy, learn, and listen to Edward.

You can book tickets for the session online for only AED 75 on the official website.