Meet The Team

Paul Heath

CEO, Founder, Editor
paul@thehollywoodnews.com

<strong>Twitter:</strong> <a href="http://www.twitter.com/paulthomasheath">@paulthomasheath</a>

<em>‘You can teach them to type, but you can’t teach them to grow tits.’</em>

<strong>From: </strong>Gloucester

<strong>Going: </strong>To Heaven

<strong>Crowning achievement: </strong>Once danced with Christina Aguilera in a Birmingham nightclub

<strong>Favourite movies: </strong>Road House, Star Wars, Back To The Future

<strong>Least favourite movies: </strong>Anything complicated

<strong>Thinks he looks like: </strong>Robbie Williams

<strong>Actually looks like: </strong>Dom Joly

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Paul Heath

Paul Heath

CEO, Founder, Editor

Dan Bullock

Editor
dan@thehollywoodnews.com

Twitter: @danbullock

‘If you really wanted to screw me up, you should have got to me earlier.’

From: Devon

Going: Once, going twice…

Crowning achievement: Getting drunk with Stephen Graham and building a cheese moon.

Favourite movies: Jurassic Park, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Good Will Hunting, Roxanne, High Fidelity, Super 8.

Least favourite movies: The ones that pretend to have interconnecting stories but, in truth, are just rubbish.

Thinks he looks like: Neil Patrick Harris or Alexander Armstrong

Actually looks like: A lovechild of the two

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Dan Bullock

Dan Bullock

Editor

Jazmine Sky Bradley

Assistant Editor/ Features Editor

Assistant Editor

Twitter: @JazmineSky

From: Southend-On-Sea

Going: To anywhere but Southend-On-Sea

Crowning achievement: Not losing it when she met Cillian Murphy

Favourite movies: Blue Valentine, Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind, Toy Story 2

Least favourite movies: Anything shown at university

Thinks she looks like: Anne Hathaway with short hair

Actually looks like: Shit

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Jazmine Sky Bradley

Jazmine Sky Bradley

Assistant Editor/ Features Editor

Kat Smith

News, Reviews, Features

Twitter: @GizmoShikari

‘’Come with me if you want to live.’

From: The land of Robin Hood, Nottingham, currently resides in the sometimes sunny Basildon.

Going: to become a creature from The Descent, if I don’t leave my basement dwelling job soon.

Crowning achievment: Meeting director Rian Johnson at a Q + A and having him remember me from the twitterverse.

Favourite movies: The Terminator, Aliens, Looper, The Crow, Labyrinth, Gremlins 2 and True Romance.

Least favourite movies: Anything too sweet, I like my films dark.

Thinks she looks like: Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton)

Actually looks like: Sarah Connor (she could be my mum)

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Kat Smith

Kat Smith

News, Reviews, Features

Luke Ryan Baldock

Home Entertainment Editor

<strong>Twitter:</strong> <a href="http://www.twitter.com/lukeryanbaldock">@lukeryanbaldock</a>

<em>‘There’s always one fuckhead like you trying to shit in</em><em> the </em><em>apple pie. Well you just shat in</em><em> the </em><em>one apple pie that knows how to shit back.’</em>

<strong>From: </strong>Ipswich

<strong>Taken: </strong>To Isengard

<strong>Crowning achievment: </strong>Standing next to the Godzilla statue at Toho Studios whilst wearing a King Kong T-Shirt

<strong>Favourite movies: </strong>Seven Samurai, Mona Lisa, Godzilla, In Bruges, The Blair Witch Project, Amelie

<strong>Least favourite movies: </strong>We Need To Talk About Kevin, Cars 2, Mission Impossible 2, Gummo

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Luke Ryan Baldock

Luke Ryan Baldock

Home Entertainment Editor

Claire Joanne Huxham

News, Reviews

Twitter: @ClaireHuxham

‘Good lord – I’ve heard about this- cat juggling!’

From: Despite saying Bristol to look “hip”, it’s actually Weston-super-Mare

Going: To Starfleet Academy

Crowning achievement: Once stood behind Brian May at a gig

Favourite movies: Blade Runner, Aliens, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

Favourite TV: Buffy, Battlestar Galactica, ST: TNG, DS9, VGER

Thinks she looks like: Xena

Actually looks like: Daria

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Claire Joanne Huxham

Claire Joanne Huxham

News, Reviews

Lucy Cave

News, TV, Theatre & Books

Twitter: @lucyctweets

‘You can tell Rolling Stone magazine that my last words were…I’m on drugs!’

From: London

Going: …loco down in Acapulco

Crowning achievement: When Thor 2 stopped filming so I could make my way to a University lesson I was late for.

Favourite movies: Hedwig And The Angry Inch, Almost Famous, My Own Private Idaho

Least favourite movies: All movies are good, even the shitty ones.

Thinks she looks like: Angelina Jolie

Actually looks like: Sloth from The Goonies (Heeeeeey you guys!)

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Lucy Cave

Lucy Cave

News, TV, Theatre & Books

Victoria Bull

News, Reviews, TV, Theatre & Books

<strong>Twitter</strong>: <a href="http://www.twitter.com/chafferty">@chafferty</a>

<em>“I gave her my heart and she gave me a pen”</em>

<strong>From:</strong> Kentish Town (via suburban zone 5)

<strong>Going:</strong> To travel the world someday

<strong>Crowning achievement:</strong> Making Olivia Coleman and Robert Webb coffee during work experience

<strong>Favourite Movies:</strong> Say Anything, everything by John Hughes

<strong>Least favourite movies:</strong> Most of the horror genre, The Hot Chick

<strong>Favourite TV:</strong> The West Wing, Friday Night Lights

<strong>Thinks she looks like:</strong> A young Meryl Streep

<strong>Actually looks like:</strong> A young Christopher Walken

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Victoria Bull

Victoria Bull

News, Reviews, TV, Theatre & Books

Ellen Daniels

News, Reviews

Twitter: @the_storyboard_

“I’m a doctor dammit not a film critic”

From: Manchester

Going: Nowhere fast…

Crowning achievement: Not jumping on Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston at a press conference

Favourite movies: To Kill a Mockingbird, Star Wars, Nightmare Before Christmas, 42, Lives of Others.

Least Favourite movies: Step Up, Step Up 2, Streetdance 1 and probably Streetdance 2.

Thinks she looks like: Sandra Bullock

Actually looks like: Sonia from Eastenders

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Ellen Daniels

Ellen Daniels

News, Reviews

Ben Read

News, Features, Reviews

Twitter: @BenReadSuperman  

‘I’ll be back’

From: Cambridge

Going: To party

Crowning Achievement: Receiving a Birthday wish from a former pink Power Ranger on Facebook

Favourite Movies: American Beauty, The Departed, Back to the Future, The Dark Knight

Least Favourite Movies: Batman and Robin, Titanic, The Happening

Thinks he looks like: The lovechild of Prince Harry and Edward Norton

Actually looks like: Every other ginger guy

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Ben Read

Ben Read

News, Features, Reviews

Esben Evans

News, Features, Reviews

‘I was hiding under your porch because I love you, can I stay?’

From: Vipperød, Denmark

Going: Straight to the Oscars…someday!

Crowning Achievement: Being an all-round badass! Oh, and once ate 1.5 kg of food in one meal

Favourite Movies: Sunshine, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Fight Club

Thinks He Looks Like: A young Liam Neeson

Actually Looks Like: Alfie Allen AKA Theon ‘Weirdo Creep’ Greyjoy

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Esben Evans

Esben Evans

News, Features, Reviews

Chris Wharfe

News, Reviews

Twitter: @chriswharfe

‘Will someone get this big walking carpet out of my way?’

From: The Grim North

Going: Anywhere else

Crowning achievement: Pissing off Cillian Murphy mid-interview

Favourite movies: Pulp Fiction, Star Wars, anything Batman-related

Least favourite movies: [Almost] anything with De Niro post-2000, the spoof genre

Aspires to be like: ’70s/’80s Harrison Ford

Is actually more like: That one Stormtrooper who bangs his head in A New Hope

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Chris Wharfe

Chris Wharfe

News, Reviews

Dave Bennett

Podcast, Reviews, Tea Boy

Twitter: @1davebennett

‘They were still booing him when we came on stage.’

From: Surrey

Going: Senile at 27

Crowning achievement: Scoring a tap-in at the Madejski Stadium

Favourite movies: This is Spinal Tap, Harold & Maude, Platoon

Least favourite movie: Requiem For a Dream

Thinks he looks like: Christian Bale

Actually looks like: Simon Cowell

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Dave Bennett

Dave Bennett

Podcast, Reviews, Tea Boy

Joseph Upton

Podcast, Reviews

Twitter: @JoeyUps

‘Do you see what happens when you fuck a stranger in the ass?!’

From: Woking

Going: Super-Nova

Crowning achievement: Former child star of the 1989 TV movie The Woman in Black; it’s been downhill ever since.

Favourite movies: The Evil Dead 2, The Big Lebowski, Labyrinth, Harold and Maude, John Carpenter’s The Thing

Least favourite movies: The Amazing Spider Man (on principle), Eureka (pretentious and boring)

Thinks he looks like: Jason Statham

Actually looks like: A mal-nourished Mitchell brother

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Joseph Upton

Joseph Upton

Podcast, Reviews

Tom Fordy

Reviews, Resident Legend

Twitter: @thetomfordy

‘I couldn’t fuck a gorilla.’

From: Bristol

Going: To Disneyland

Most attracted to: The Little Mermaid or Bill Murray. Whichever one’s up for it.

Favourite movies: Jaws, LA Confidential,Ghostbusters

Least favourite movies: Tim Burton’s career

Would like to be played by: Russell Crowe

Would most likely be played by: Justin Lee Collins

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Tom Fordy

Tom Fordy

Reviews, Resident Legend