Ethan Dettenmaier

Ethan Dettenmaier (born Los Angeles, 1972) started in the Courier Department at Warner Bros. Studio before working his way into Feature Development, where he worked for Producer Steven Reuther (Pretty Woman, Ghost and The Darkness) and then, Director John Milius (Conan The Barbarian, Red Dawn).

He worked on Collateral Damage (Arnold Schwarzenegger), The Replacements (with Gene Hackman, Keanu Reeves), Rock Star (Mark Wahlberg) and more before starting his own production outfit (based at Warner Bros. Studios.) He later worked as a script doctor for Steven Seagal, Dark Horse Comics and Jon Divens (Producer of The Blade Films, based on the Marvel comic.) He is the host of Combat Radio (Est. 2009 which has featured members of The Rolling Stones, Guns N Roses, The Doors, Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti, and cast members, producers, directors from Star Wars, Jaws, Criminal Minds, X Files, The Witcher, Umbrella Academy, The Black List and more.) and is the co-creator/co-host along with his wife Lota, daughter Shawn and Greg Amsler (Salt Creek Grille) of the Combat Radio Christmas Event for social services, which provides Christmas for hundreds of struggling families every year.

He survived a domestic terrorist attack (Atlanta ’96) during the Olympics and is an MMA practitioner (Judo/Jiu-Jitsu -coach Gokor Chivichyan, Aikido -coach Jack Arnold and Kung Fu -coach Todd Tai.) He is an avid painter who started the Lord Edgeware Collection/gallery and is currently the Executive Officer of Brigade-Radio-One based at NBC/Universal Studios. His book ‘NO QUARTER ( is out December 2022.)