BioMallory Carra is an Associate Entertainment News Editor at Bustle, based in Los Angeles. She oversees nightly and weekend coverage of entertainment and celebrity breaking news. Specifically, she manages Bustle’s daily entertainment news coverage of casting, music releases, new movie and TV trailers, and celeb happenings, as well as covering LA-based events.
Before Bustle, she worked as a staff reporter for the New York Daily News, The News & Observer in Raleigh, North Carolina, and the Chattanooga Times Free Press in Tennessee. Her bylines have also appeared in The Huffington Post, BuzzFeed, the Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Forbes, Trulia, and the Columbia Journalism Review, among many of your other favorite media outlets. Her creative work has received honors from the LA Scripted Comedy Festival, the Final Draft Big Break Contest, the Script Pipeline Screenwriting Contest, and the Tennessee Sports Writers Association.
A native of New York City, Mallory has an M.F.A. in screenwriting from USC’s School of Cinematic Arts and a B.A. in journalism from New York University. In her spare time, she blogs about food at CouchPotatoCook.com, enjoys bringing up "fun facts" in conversation, and spends too much time on Reddit. You can follow Mallory on Twitter at @mallorycarra and learn more about her and her work at www.mallorycarra.com.