About Pop-Culturalist

Pop-Culturalist is a digital media outlet celebrating entertainment in all its forms. The team is OBSESSED with pop culture from binge-watching our favorite shows and catching the latest blockbuster to enjoying a night on Broadway. Launched in 2015, Pop-Culturalist brings fan-centric content written by fellow fans.

The Team

Kevin is a writer living in New York City. He is an enthusiast with an extensive movie collection, who enjoys attending numerous conventions throughout the year. His favorite shows include Game of Thrones and The Flash.

Taraneh has been happily living in NYC for almost ten years, but originally from the Midwest. Enamored with books at a young age, she grew up making stories, playing make believe, and loving the musical and performing arts. She is great at binge-watching TV shows. Some current favorites: Playing House, A Court of Mist & Fury, Chris Pratt, and The Magicians.

Vicki is a photographer and writer based in New York. She likes to make things when she is not shooting or writing. Her favorite television shows include How to Get Away with Murder, Pretty Little Liars, The Fosters, and Sherlock.

Parissa is a grad student studying Modern British History. Aside from loving anything British (she’d make a great Duchess), she also is passionate about theater, period dramas, and small college towns. She is excellent at movie trivia. Some of her favorites include: The Sound of Music, Gone with the Wind, Game of Thrones, and Sherlock.

Stephanie is a content editor living in Richmond, Va. When she isn’t working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and kitty. Some of her favorite shows include Outlander, Homeland, American Idol, and The Bachelor/Bachelorette.

Diane is a 21 year old screenwriter who enjoys puppies, theatre and watching movies in her onesie. She’s seen Jersey Boys more times than she’d like to admit and doesn’t plan on stopping any time soon. Although she’s currently working in the marketing world, she plans to move to Manhattan soon to be a full time writer and pug owner.

Christine lives & works in New York City. She devours all things pop culture like they are astronaut ice cream (her favorite food). Shows she’s loving right now include Broad City, Nathan for You, and Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.

Dave is a part time writer living in the Lower East Side. He enjoys reading and watching all things SciFi. His favorites include: Pushing Ice, Stargate, Coherence, and The Expanse.

Lauren is just a girl who loves too many shows, films and bands and enjoys writing about it! She has a major soft spot for all things Maze Runner & Dylan O’Brien.

Priya lives and works in New York City.  She is an avid consumer of all things pop culture and celebrity gossip.  In her free time, she loves watching Netflix and Youtube.  Her favorite shows currently in rotation are Survivor, Homeland, Girls, and Shameless.

Iris likes long walks through bookstores, with a cup of coffee in hand, and tries with all her mig to find new spaces in her home to arrange the books she should have bought on her Kindle instead. Rinse, wash, repeat. You can find her on Twitter.