Edie Nugent

New York, NY

Edie Nugent

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


American Horror Story characters who are based on real people

American Horror Story features a rotating cast of killers and the victims unfortunate enough to cross their paths.
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The Mist

Horror fans and mature teens may get a kick out of the gore, but won't find much else to engage them.
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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

A funny but violent show that follows the unconventional investigations of its titular detective.
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Review: time, tide and Agent Carter wait for no man

If Marvel was hoping Agent Carter would improve on its ratings from last week’s 2-episode season premiere...
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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