Edie Nugent

New York, NY

Edie Nugent

New York based writer, reporter, interviewer and publicist with a passion for entertainment and geek-related media.


Small details you missed in the Dark Phoenix trailer

The first trailer for X-Men: Dark Phoenix has been released, and unsurprisingly, there's a lot of anger, sadness, and foreshadowing packed into the two-minute clip. Writer/director Simon Kinberg has written the scripts for all the X-titles from 2011's X-Men: First Class through X-Men: Apocalypse, released in 2016.
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What you don't know about the stars of X-Men's New Mutants

Here are some interesting facts you might not know about the cast of The New Mutants.
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NYCC ’17 INTERVIEW: Ann Nocenti reveals THE SEEDS is about “alien/human love nests”

Ann Nocenti talks to The Beat about her career in comics and launching the sci-fi political thriller The Seeds
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NYCC ’17 INTERVIEW: Kate Leth talks witches, magics, and queer representation in SPELL ON WHEELS

It’s quite something to be in Kate Leth’s orbit for a little while.
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EXCLUSIVE: Art Balthasar cover reveal and interior art for reboot of Simon and Kirby’s FIGHTING AMERICAN

Titan Comics is a publisher that’s pretty savvy when it comes to licensing characters.
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INTERVIEW: BLACK co-creator Kwanza Osayjefo talks the comic’s creative past, spin-off present, and movie future

This year its popularity has led to not only a spin-off young adult series, but a movie deal as well.
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EXCLUSIVE: First look at Minky Woodcock: The Girl Who Handcuffed Houdini

Titan Comics teamed with well-known crime novel publisher Hard Case Crime last year...
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Dare2Draw Chat: Ramona Fradon

A pioneer for women in comics and one of the greatest comic book artists of DC’s Gold/Silver Age.
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EXCLUSIVE: First look at interior art from Hercules: Wrath of the Heavens

The first English-language version of JD Morvan‘s science-fiction retelling of Hercules...
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INTERVIEW: How a Group of Artists Bring the World of Assassin’s Creed to Comics

In 2015 Titan Comics began publishing a series based on Ubisoft’s mind-bending adventure games.
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Carole and John Barrowman Tell All! Well, A Lot Anyway…

Try not to fall in love with these rambunctious siblings, I dare you.
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Don’t Call It a Comeback: Archie’s Been Evolving for Years

Archie comics CEO Jon Goldwater talking to Geek and Sundry about Kevin Keller, Archie’s first openly gay character...
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Edie Nugent

Edie Nugent was born and raised in New York City and works as a freelance writer and reporter who specializes in print and on-camera interviews. She is a staff writer for The Comics Beat and has worked as a contributing editor for Weird Tales Magazine. Her freelance reporting includes work for, Common Sense Media, Cinemovie, Arise News and WBAI. She also works as a publicist and press officer with a focus on off-Broadway theatre, film and the arts. Edie fell in love with writing in first grade, penning stories about magical donuts that came to life. By sixth grade, she had co-founded her own comic book label, of which she remains absurdly proud.



  • writing
  • editing
  • reporting
  • interviewing
  • producing
  • press releases
  • publicity
  • press campaigns