- "I want to make sure that you don't miss out on the things in life that are happening when you're *not* thinking. Because, believe you me, those are the best things in life"
- —Walt to Nick
Walt Miller is a guest character on New Girl. He is portrayed by Dennis Farina.
Walt is Nick Miller's father. It is unknown exactly what Walt does for a living, but according to Nick he is a con man. Nick feels unsuccessful in life due to the lack of support from Walt. Walt dies from a heart attack in Chicago, and his dying wish was to have an Elvis-themed funeral.