Long associated with The Hollywood Reporter: in Los Angeles as managing editor of special issues and author of Film & Television Music specials; in London he was European Bureau Chief and, as European Arts Critic, he covered all the major film festivals including Berlin, Cannes, Edinburgh, Karlovy Vary, Locarno, Toronto and Venice. He reviewed film, music, television and theatre.
He has held senior positions with TV Guide Canada, the Los Angeles Daily News, the Los Angeles Herald Examiner, Entertainment Weekly and Video Digest. He has moderated panels at the Hollywood Reporter/Billboard Film Music Conference, Cannes Film Festival and the Krakow Film Music Festival. He covers entertainment on his blog, www.thecliffedge.com.