Lives & works in LOS ANGELES, CA
Chris Eggertsen was born and raised in Ventura, CA, where at the age of eight his mind was permanently warped by an impromptu screening of Child's Play. In 2004, he graduated from UCLA with a degree in Communications, then worked on the development side of Hollywood before indulging his love of pop-culture writing full-time. Though he specializes in the horror genre, he has written on a wide variety of film, TV and music topics, both as a Senior Reporter at HitFix and for outlets including The Hollywood Reporter, Los Angeles Magazine, Billboard, Uproxx, The Playlist, Curbed LA, Birth Movies Death, Bloody Disgusting, and MTV/Logo's NewNowNext (formerly AfterElton). Additionally, he has performed work as an event producer and coordinator for companies and non-profits including Participant Media, The Enough Project, and TheCommunity.com.
UCLA - Bachelor's degree in Communications (Graduated 2004)