Katie has written for L.A. Weekly since 2014. She is a freelance arts and entertainment writer who spends too much time thinking about musicals, superhero movies and pop music. Her writing has been published in the Atlantic, the Village Voice, TV Insider and Stage Raw, among other outlets. She has lived in L.A. since 2010 and loves dogs and singing along to the radio at the top of her lungs.
23 days ago | Fandom
For the Westworld experience, yes. For the panels in Hall H, not so much.
23 days ago | Pop Culture
Nickelodeon rolled into Comic-Con 2017 with the most effective weapon they could possibly unleash on millennials: nostalgia. The network teased footage from a pair of new TV movies that revive two of its most popular '90s franchises, Hey Arnold! a...
25 days ago | Cosplay
Love is in the air at Comic-Con. After all, shared passions bring people together, and you’d be hard-pressed to find a group of people who are more passionate than Comic-Con devotees — not everyone is willing to wait in a line for over 24 hours to...
8 months ago | Culture
The most recent public venue for PopUp Theatre wasn’t easy to find — getting there required climbing up a precarious staircase and winding through halls pungent with the aroma of pot. But finally, the audience straggled in, finding themselves in a...
10 months ago | Last Night
Green Day Hollywood Palladium October 17, 2016 The guys of Green Day might be in their mid-40s, but it wasn’t obvious from their show Monday night at the Palladium in Hollywood. Indeed, you’d be forgiven for thinking that Billie Joe Armstrong, the...