How my time at The University of Salford prepared me for a career in Entertainment Journalism and Content Creation.

Hi! I’m Ben Wilkinson, a 22-year-old Media Production: Journalism graduate. Since I was young, I’ve always wanted to be part of the creative industry when I grew up. I graduated from York St John University with a First Class BA (Hons), and was eager to further my knowledge in another sector. I’m originally from Durham,Continue reading “How my time at The University of Salford prepared me for a career in Entertainment Journalism and Content Creation.”

In Discussion With: HEX

Four years ago, UK singer/rapper HEX embarked on his major-label music career after signing with Parlophone Records. Since then, he’s toured the country, released more than a dozen bangers and racked up over 13 million streams on Spotify. First thing’s first, how did the name HEX come about?  I’ve always been interested in different thingsContinue reading “In Discussion With: HEX”

A Definitive Ranking of Charli XCX’s Music Videos

Pop pioneer Charli XCX has been bigger and brasher than ever in 2022, as she changed gears and entered the Crash era in full throttle. As she release the music video for her latest single, “Used To Know Me”, I thought it’d be a perfect opportunity to look back through the pop powerhouse’s visual catalogueContinue reading “A Definitive Ranking of Charli XCX’s Music Videos”

Jodie Whittaker to leave Doctor Who next year

This report was published on The Indiependent, find it here. Following months of speculation and rumours around the internet, it’s official—Jodie Whittaker is leaving Doctor Who.  Announced by the BBC on Thursday, Whittaker will depart in Autumn 2022 after the highly-anticipated thirteenth season later this year and the 3 special episodes set to follow it. WhittakerContinue reading “Jodie Whittaker to leave Doctor Who next year”

Movie Reviews: Run, Promising Young Woman, Zach Snyder’s Justice League

These reviews were featured in the May issue of NE Volume Magazine. Run Run is another jewel in the crown of stellar Sarah Paulson performances, as she plays a mysterious mother who devotes her life to looking after her seriously ill child. With just a 90-minute runtime, Run wastes no time setting up its premiseContinue reading “Movie Reviews: Run, Promising Young Woman, Zach Snyder’s Justice League”

TV Review: ‘Love, Death and Robots’ S2 fails to live up to its predecessor’s highs

This article was published on The Indiependent, find it here. *spoilers ahead for season two of Love, Death and Robots* When Love, Death and Robots debuted on Netflix way back in March 2019, it promised to be an anthology series like no other. Each episode is built on a completely different animation style and genre to the last, opening upContinue reading “TV Review: ‘Love, Death and Robots’ S2 fails to live up to its predecessor’s highs”

Top 10 Runway Looks From RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 13

This article was published on The Indiependent, find it here. After what feels like a lifetime, Season 13 of RuPaul’s Drag Race eventually came to a close at the end of April. The show culminated in an epic grand finale, littered with high-fashion, fun surprises and infectious lip syncs. Of course, Symone deservedly snatched theContinue reading “Top 10 Runway Looks From RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 13”

The Best Moments of The 2021 BRIT Awards

After vacating its regular February spot earlier this year due to COVID-19 restrictions, the BRIT Awards returned in style last night. It’s an extra special one too, being that it was one of the first major in-person events to take place since the pandemic took hold. Boasting surprise appearances, epic performances and history-making winners, theContinue reading “The Best Moments of The 2021 BRIT Awards”