I’m a UK-based freelance writer specialising in film, music, books, history and occasionally comics and videogames. I’m a regular contributor to Empire and my work has been published by The Guardian, The Telegraph, Fangoria, Rue Morgue, Scream, Birth.Movies.Death, Shock Till You Drop, Film3Sixty (given away with The Guardian and The Evening Standard), SFX, Retro Gamer, Games™, All About History, DeathRay, TV & Satellite Week, Den of Geek, Spectacular Optical, MSN, Yahoo, Impact, Carpe Nocturne, and Waterstones’ Books Quarterly. The majority of my work is for print media, but I’ve set up this blog to share links to my random online articles. A full list of the books I’ve written or contributed to is below.
Bohemian Rhapsody: The Inside Story (Owen Williams, Carlton Books, ISBN 9781787391888, published October 18, 2018)
The Definitive Guide to Horror Movies (Ed. Kim Newman & James Marriott, Carlton Books, ISBN 9781787391390, published October 4, 2018 – new material for updated 2018 edition; all entries on films released post-2010)
Alien: Augmented Reality Survival Manual (Owen Williams, Carlton Books, ISBN 9781787390041, published October 5, 2017)
Spectacular Optical #3: Yuletide Terror (Ed. Kier-La Janisse, Spectacular Optical, ISBN 9780992146337, published December 2017 – chapter on The League of Gentlemen’s Christmas Special)
French Cinema in Close-up (Ed. Michael Abecassis & Marcelline Block, Phaeton Publishing, ISBN 9781908420114, published April 30, 2015 – entries on Jean Reno and Christophe Lambert)
Spectacular Optical #1: Kid Power! (Ed. Kier-La Janisse, Spectacular Optical, ISBN 9780992146306, published September, 2014 – chapter on Chocky)
The Greatest Movies You’ll Never See: Unseen Masterpieces by the World’s Greatest Directors (Ed. Simon Braund, Aurum Press, ISBN 9781781310755, published November 1, 2013 – chapters on Halo and Star Trek: Planet of the Titans)