HE'S best known for kickstarting Kim Kardashian's career with a lil' home movie, but fun fact about Ray J: he's also worked with Tim Burton. Yup, the RnB singer, TV host and the patron saint of sweet, old Jewish ladies worked with the Gothic visionary on Mars Attacks! And his pick for a five star film is just as tongue-in-cheek, minus the aliens. "My favourite movie of all time is Coming To America with Eddie Murphy. I drew up with that movie. It's funny, it's hilarious, and the comedic timing is perfect. It embodied all those things that I loved when I started out acting. Coming To America hands down man. I love Eddie Murphy."
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Sydney, Australia. Getting her start as a police reporter, her writing on pop culture has appeared in publications such as the New York Post, Guardian, Penthouse, The Daily Mail, Empire Magazine, Gizmodo, Huffington Post, The Daily and Sunday Telegraph, i09, Junkee and many more. Previously seen as a presenter on SBS Viceland’s nightly news program The Feed and as the host of Cleverfan on ABC, she has been a journalist for over 15 years.
Her best-selling debut novel Who's Afraid? was published in 2016, followed by its sequel Who’s Afraid Too? in 2017, which was nominated for Best Horror Novel at the Aurealis Awards in 2018. Who’s Afraid? is being developed for television by the Emmy and BAFTA award-winning Hoodlum Entertainment. Her Young Adult debut, It Came From The Deep, was released globally on October 31, Halloween, 2017 and is a twist on The Little Mermaid meets Creature From The Black Lagoon.
Her fourth book, The Witch Who Courted Death, was released on Halloween, 2018 and nominated for Best Fantasy Novel at the Aurealis Awards in 2019. Her fifth novel set within the share supernatural universe is due for release in October, 2019.