Candice Frederick is a freelance writer for /Film, The Mary Sue, Vice, Harper's Bazaar, Hello Beautiful, Gamespot, The Undefeated, SYFY, Thrillist, Birth.Movies.Death, and Black Girl Nerds. I am also a pop culture panelist on "Real Live," on ABC News Live.

A former Editor at Essence Magazine, where she wrote and edited center-of-the-book features as well as arts and culture articles and helped launched their digital platform, in 2009 she founded Reel Talk Online, a blog dedicated to film reviews, commentary, and features with a focus on marginalized narratives.

She is a member of the Online Film Critics Society, African American Film Critics Association, and the Alliance of Women Film Journalists.

She was also the co-host of "Cinema in Noir," a podcast that specifically highlighted diversity in entertainment across media.

What I'm Listening To: 

Pretty much any random TV show theme song. 

What I'm Watching: 

Alias Grace, The Girlfriend Experience, Search Party, The Walking Dead, Black-ish, Fresh Off the Boat, Riverdale, Supernatural, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, She's Gotta Have It, The Bold Type

What I'm Reading: 

The screenplay for The Shape of Water