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.