Rachel Wagner

Media Affiliations: Rachel’s Reviews and Hallmarkies Podcast

Biography:Rachel Wagner grew up with a deep love for both theater and film. She has especially always loved the medium of animation and animated musicals. In 2014 she finally checked reviewing the Disney Canon films off of her bucket list and she enjoyed the experience so much she kept on writing about film at rachelsreviews.net and rotoscopers.com. In subsequent years she became more involved with youtube and podcasting including founding the popular Hallmarkies Podcast. In 2019 she was added to Rotten Tomatoes as a critic and welcomed as a member of the Utah Film Critics Association in the following year. She has been published in The Deseret News and featured on local television stations like Fox 13. She has enjoyed covering Sundance each year since 2016 as well as TIFF, SXSW and more in 2021. Rachel has conducted over 300 interviews in her career with the likes of Nick Park, Fran Drescher, Katee Sackhoff, Tara Strong and more. She looks forward to continuing her career as a podcaster and film critic as she works to make her dreams come true.

Favorite Films: Your Name, The Little Mermaid, Back to the Future, Jurassic Park, Clueless, Parasite, and Spirited Away

Favorite TV Shows: The Nanny, ER, Drop Dead Diva, Downton Abbey, and Hilda

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