John Dietsch is a lifelong fly fisherman and former guide. As department head for the fly fishing scenes on Robert Redford’s A River Runs Through It, John brought a new level of authenticity to on-camera fly fishing. With his experience working on that film and executive producing more than 150 TV shows, he is know throughout the world as the leading fly fishing consultant for films and TV commercials. He has worked in a number of countries to ensure authenticity while keeping projects under budget. Known as an avid fly fishing expert, John has made a career out of creating outdoor sports television series such as, The Great Adventure, The Best of California, Wild California and Adventure Guides: Fishing Edition.
Dietsch is also the creator of Hook.tv, an Online Video Sharing Community. Based initially upon fly fishing and utilizing unique proprietary technology to develop highly targeted outdoor adventure-based groups where networking & sharing of videos is the core, Hook.tv is set to expand into endless verticals of outdoor sports.