E. Oliver Whitney is a senior editor at ScreenCrush. When not talking Game of Thrones theories or waiting for the next Terrence Malick film, they* are probably having an SVU marathon. They were formerly an entertainment editor at The Huffington Post and have written for Variety, New York magazine, Indiewire, Moviefone, and Backstage. *E. Oliver Whitney uses gender-neutral pronouns they, them, theirs.
E. Oliver Whitney
Mark Wahlberg Refused to Approve Christopher Plummer’s Getty Casting Unless He Was Paid
A new report reveals Mark Wahlberg vetoed Christopher Plummer’s recasting in ‘All the Money in the World’ unless he got paid millions.
Jennifer Lawrence Is a Killer Russian Spy in the New ‘Red Sparrow’ Trailer
Jennifer Lawrence is about to murder a bunch of bad dudes in the new spy thriller ‘Red Sparrow.’
How Every ‘Black Mirror’ Episode Is Connected In One Timeline
The latest season of ‘Black Mirror’ has enough Easter eggs to prove one major fan theory: the episodes exist in the same universe.
‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ Review: A Silly Body-Swap Comedy With Few Thrills
Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Karen Gillan, and Kevin Hart star in the sequel-reboot to 1995’s ‘Jumanji.’ But there’s few laughs and little suspense.
Grab Your Plastic Spoons, Tommy Wiseau’s ‘The Room’ Is Getting a One-Day Wide Release
Tommy Wiseau’s infamous cult hit ‘The Room,’ known as the worst movie ever made, is finally getting a wide release in January.
The Best Films of 2017 (According to E. Oliver Whitney)
From ‘Get Out’ to ‘Lady Bird,’ ScreenCrush’s Senior Editor names the 10 best films of the year.
‘Lady Bird’ Named Best Film of 2017 By New York Film Critics Circle Awards
The 2017 New York Film Critics Circle award winners are in, and they include ‘Lady Bird,’ Paul Thomas Anderson, and Tiffany Haddish.
Two Teenage Girls Plot a Murder in the First ‘Thoroughbreds’ Trailer
The deliciously twisty thriller ‘Thoroughbreds,’ one of the best films from Sundance 2017, finally has a trailer.
‘Lady Bird’ Just Became Rotten Tomatoes’ Best Reviewed Movie Of All Time
The Greta Gerwig coming-of-age tale just unseated ‘Toy Story 2’ as the best reviewed Rotten Tomatoes film, ever.
The 2017 ScreenCrush Holiday Gift Guide for Film and TV Aficionados
Looking for the perfect gifts for your movie and TV loving friends and family? We’ve got you covered.