Ben Travers is the Los Angeles-based TV Critic at Indiewire, where he writes reviews and provides extensive awards analysis related to today’s vital television projects. His credits include a canon of reviews spanning nearly two decades, years of festival coverage as well as interviews with everyone from Edgar Wright to Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Prior to joining IW, Ben served as an Assistant Editor at PopMatters, worked for Walt Disney Pictures and contributed to a variety of publications. A graduate of the University of Iowa, Ben holds degrees in both journalism and cinema. He's an action movie aficionado with a soft spot for Sylvester Stallone and a romantic comedy enthusiast indebted to Richard Curtis.
TCA: As a producer and star of HBO’s upcoming limited series, Reese Witherspoon spoke about why she’s motivated to find more parts and better roles for women in Hollywood during the network’s TCA presentation Saturday morning.