I was a staff writer at FS magazine from November 2015 until July 2017. Pitching, writing, interviewing, reviewing – all the usual things a journo on a monthly magazine does. Here’s a selection of articles I wrote:
This was a feature for the November issue of Forever Sports magazine. It included interviews with lots of experts, ranging from a Team GB skier to a Shaolin Monk. The whole thing was rather magnificently illustrated by Joe McDermott. It’s always exciting to see your articles in print, but even more so when they end up… Read More 10 greatest ever sporting movie moments for Forever Sports
A humorous piece for the June 2014 issue of sports magazine Forever Sports. PDFs of the pages below Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4
A piece for the April issue of the magazine Economia and their website. Link to web version here
There’s more actors turned politicians than you might think. Schwarzenegger is probably the first that comes to mind but there’s been a few of them, some more successful than others. I enjoyed learning about Jesse Ventura’s time as governor of Minnesota. When the state had a budget surplus in 1999 he decided to give all… Read More 10 Actors Who Became Politicians for Total Film
In May I spent a couple of weeks at Total Film. I wrote for the magazine and the website – below are the pieces I had published in the magazine.
The Guardian has a regular series called Clip Joint, where the writer picks 5 clips which illustrate a point or are the best/worst of something. So I wrote about cockneys on film. (It got 255 comments, which is probably chickenfeed if you’re Samantha Brick, but quite a lot for mere mortals). http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/filmblog/2013/jun/26/clip-joint-cockneys Just FYI, the… Read More The Guardian, Clip Joint: Cockneys