The author of stories, features and reviews for many years in The Hollywood Reporter, Cue Entertainment, Rotten Tomatoes, Rotten Tomatoes.
He started out as a trainee reporter on the Gravesend Reporter in Kent, England, and then worked for the entertainment weekly Where To Go In London. In Canada, he was a reporter at the Brampton Daily Times and a feature writer and columnist at the Sudbury Star.
For the past dozen years he has been a regular at the Festival de Cannes, along with the festivals in Berlin, Venice, Locarno, Karlovy Vary, Edinburgh, and London. He reviewed major music concerts such as Live 8, Concert for Diana, and Led Zeppelin. Each October he attends the World Soundtrack Awards at the Ghent Film Festival in Belgium.
Long associated with The Hollywood Reporter, he was Managing Editor of Special Issues in Los Angeles, European Bureau Chief based in London, and worked as editor and critic on The Hollywood Reporter Dailies in Cannes and Berlin.
He’s written for The Los Angeles Times, People Magazine, US Magazine, Variety, Maclean’s, the Bookseller, Inside Books, Marquee Magazine.