Chris Malone Méndez

Chris Malone Méndez is a Celebrity Writer at Elite Daily, where they cover news and happenings across the world of entertainment. Whether it’s the latest album release or a little-known fact about your favorite musician, you can count on Chris being on it.

Chris has been an entertainment writer since 2017, and their byline has appeared in publications including Forbes, Billboard, TV Guide, Thrillist, and POPSUGAR. They graduated from New York University with a bachelor’s degree in Media, Culture, and Communication.

Over the years, Chris has profiled many artists and actors working in every corner of the entertainment industry, from Teyana Taylor and Natasha Bedingfield to Billy Porter and several RuPaul’s Drag Race alumni. They’ve also conducted Spanish and Portuguese interviews with international artists J Balvin and Pabllo Vittar.

Outside of work, Chris is an avid marathon runner, pianist, and a die-hard Nintendo fan.

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Celeb Kids

The Reason Reese Witherspoon’s Son Deacon Made Her “Whole Year” Is So Sweet

Awards Shows

Nicki Minaj Will Receive A Huge Honor At This Year’s VMAs


Monica Lewinsky Apparently Wants Her Name Out Of This Beyoncé Lyric


Chrissy’s IG Pregnancy Announcement Was So Heartfelt


Baby Queen’s Reign Begins Now


JoJo Siwa’s Mom Shaded Candace Cameron Bure’s “Morals”


Kim And Kylie Would Like Instagram To Stop With The Videos


Drake Fought A Bee While On Vacation, & The Bee Might’ve Won


How Rosalía Chewing On Stage Made Her A Meme Girl


We Need To Talk About Jeremy Allen White's Tattoos In 'The Bear'


Kylie Jenner Called Out Travis Scott For Ruining A Batch Of Photos


Khloé & Tristan Are Having Baby No. 2 Via Surrogacy


Heather Rae And Tarek El Moussa's Pregnancy Announcement Is So Sweet

Fan Theories

Harry Styles On ‘Hot Ones’? Here’s Why Fans Thought A Collab Was Coming


This Beyoncé Album Inspired Lizzo To Become A Musician