James Gemmill

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Media, PA
King's College London, The Pennsylvania State University
Movies, TV, Gaming, Comics
  • James is an Entertainment News Editor for Xoop.
  • Their writing on film, television, gaming, and comics has appeared on Collider, Inverse, Bustle, ScreenRant, and Teen Vogue (to name a few).
  • James specializes in writing about film, with a particular interest in American independent cinema and foreign films.


Since 2014, James has been turning their passion for film and television into a busy freelance entertainment writing and editing career. They began as a freelance film critic while attending graduate school in the UK. Since then, James' writing has appeared on a variety of entertainment-focused sites. Additionally, James has grown as a editor in recent years. This includes serving as Weekend Editor at Movie Pilot, then as Contributing Assistant Entertainment Editor at SheKnows, as Contributing Weekend Editor and then as Lead News Editor at Collider.


James has a Master's degree in Film Studies from King's College London and a Bachelor of the Arts degree in Theatre from The Pennsylvania State University.
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