Alex Welch

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Burbank, CA
"Game Of Thrones", Harry Potter, World Cinema
  • Throughout his career, Alex has covered the premieres and finales of "Game of Thrones," "WandaVision," "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier," "House of the Dragon," "The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power," and "The Last of Us."
  • He has interviewed some of the most revered actors and filmmakers in the world, including Samuel L. Jackson, Anya Taylor-Joy, Mads Mikkelsen, Andy Serkis, Paul Dano, Hong Chau, Matt Smith, and many, many more.
  • In 2018, Alex shook Paul Thomas Anderson's hand outside a movie theater. All these years later, he still hasn't gotten over it.


Alex has been writing about the entertainment industry professionally since 2013. Over the years, his work has been published by outlets like IGN, Inverse, Primetimer, Paste Magazine, Screen Rant, The Berrics, and several others. He joined Xoop as a freelance writer in January 2021 and has contributed to the site's coverage of everything from "Loki" to "Only Murders in the Building." In his spare time, he listens to Phoebe Bridgers too much and dreams of one day being invited into the Criterion Closet. He has one cat named Indiana Jones.
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