Bio & Portfolio
Rosie Knight is an Eisner-winning journalist and author who has been writing professionally since 2005. Her career has taken her around the world and although she hails from London she currently resides in Los Angeles where she writes full time. She began as a professional poet but transitioned into journalism and has been writing for digital media sites including Nerdist, IGN, The Hollywood Reporter, Esquire, Den of Geek, DC Comics, /Film, BuzzFeed, and Shondaland since 2016. During that time Rosie has carved out a niche exploring pop culture through a passionate and critical lens, covering everything from the hottest new TV shows to the abusive cycles within Star Wars to the creative process behind the comics that have shaped the current entertainment landscape. Rosie is also a published comics writer and you can find more info about her comics work here.
Rosie’s debut book, Fierce Heroines, will be out in Fall 2020 from Running Press (Hachette) and she also has some other exciting projects in the works that she can’t talk about yet!
Check out some of her writing samples:
FEATURE: The Tangled Web of Stan Lee’s Legacy (Esquire)
ESSAY: THE LAST JEDI Finally Deals with STAR WARS’ Most Toxic Relationship (Nerdist)
REVIEW: Little Women (IGN)
FEATURE: ‘Bandersnatch’: The Works That Inspired the ‘Black Mirror’ Interactive Feature (The Hollywood Reporter)
INTERVIEW: ‘Gentleman Jack’ Showrunner on the Two-Decade Push to Bring Her Queer Period Drama to TV (The Hollywood Reporter)
FEATURE: How Zine Libraries Are Highlighting Marginalized Voices (Buzzfeed)
REVIEW: The Night Comes For Us (IGN)
INTERVIEW: ‘The Boys’ Showrunner Eric Kripke on Adapting the Controversial Comic in the #MeToo Era (The Hollywood Reporter)
ESSAY: Stress Purchase of the Week: My Tiny Robot Son (Shondaland)
FEATURE: Does Batman Really Have a ‘No Killing’ Rule? (IGN)
FEATURE: Can Birds of Prey Escape the Toxic Past of Joker and Harley Quinn? (The Hollywood Reporter)
INTERVIEW: Mike Mignola Talks Killing HELLBOY and Resurrecting His World (Nerdist)
COLUMN: Daddy Issues: Comic’s Worst Dads (Women Write About Comics)
SET REPORT: Frozen 2: Breaking Down the New Characters (IGN)
REVIEW: Batman VS. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (IGN)
FEATURE: How HBO’s ‘Watchmen’ Can Avoid the Misogynistic Missteps of Its Past (The Hollywood Reporter)
You can read Rosie’s full portfolio of articles here.