Media Affiliations: SYFY WIRE, Slash Film and 

Biography: Vanessa is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer who focuses on pop culture and entertainment. She is a regular contributor to /Film, SYFY WIRE, and, and has bylines at The New York Times, The LA Times, Atlas Obscura, SELF, Glamour Magazine, and other outlets. Check out her work at

Favorite Films: The Mummy (1999), Crimson Peak, Tick, Tick…Boom! and Dune

Favorite TV Shows: Deadwood, Six Feet Under, Severance, WandaVision, The Expanse

Social Media:  Twitter