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Jessica Derschowitz
Works at Entertainment Weekly
Attended Syracuse University
Lives in New York, NY
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Living my '90s kid dreams, talking #ClarissaExplainsItAll  with Melissa Joan Hart: 
It’s been 25 years since witty, fourth-wall-breaking Clarissa Darling first na-na-na-na-na’d onto television screens, with her cool clothes, pet...
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Interviewed #Demolition director Jean-Marc Vallee about the film and #JakeGyllenhaal's dance moves. 
In Demolition, Jake Gyllenhaal plays a man who takes a sledgehammer to his life (figuratively, yes, but a few actual walls come crashing down, too)...
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No day but today, indeed: Stories from the Rent 20th anniversary reunion panel at #BroadwayCon  
Nearly 20 years to the day that Rent first stormed the stage and sparked a musical theater revolution, members of the original cast and creative...
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Celebrated the 25th anniversary of #HomeAlone  accordingly. 
It’s been 25 years since Home Alone first hit theaters, and a lot has changed since then: At the time, young Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) —...
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Talked with Chiwetel Ejiofor and director Craig Zobel about normal things, like the end of the world. #ZforZachariah  
In Z for Zachariah, the end of the world is also the beginning. After a nuclear war wipes out civilization, one man and one woman find themselves...
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The first of two stories I did for #BringItOn's 15th anniversary: Talking with director Peyton Reed about the film, and his favorite scene. 
Bring It On — which came out 15 years ago on Aug. 25, 2000 — is packed with high-flying stunts, quick choreography, and quotable quips, from its...
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Another recent interview: #Scandal  costume designer Lyn Paolo on the reasons behind Olivia Pope's colorful new wardrobe. 
The white hat has called in for reinforcements. Scandal’s return from its midseason break last month has brought the twists and intrigue Gladiators...
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Chatted with Richard Linklater about the new #Sundance documentary about him, as well as his next film, 'Everybody Wants Some.' 
Richard Linklater is the subject of a new Sundance documentary that puts the filmmaker in a position he’s not accustomed to: being in front of the...
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My review of the very very good, often funny, also poignant Broadway revival of #FiddlerOnTheRoof. 
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Fun fact: #PrettyLittleLiars creator Marlene King also wrote the screenplay for #NowandThen. We talked about it, and it was delightful.
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Scoop on #Nashville  season 4, from Connie Britton: 
If you’re still wondering who flatlined during that liver transplant, Nashville fans — was it Rayna’s boyfriend Deacon (Charles Esten), or his...
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Talking spirit fingers and cheer routines with #BringItOn's director and choreographer: 
Fifteen years ago, before #SquadGoals became a Twitter hashtag and a Taylor Swift mantra, the Toros and the Clovers of Bring It On were actual...
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  • Entertainment Weekly
    Digital News Editor, EW.com, 2015 - present
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    Producer, CBSNews.com, 2011 - 2015
  • CBS Interactive
    Assistant Producer, CBSNews.com, 2009 - 2011
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Syracuse, NY - Oceanside, NY
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Web editor, TV junkie, runner and lover of spin classes, coffee and Syracuse basketball.
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    Magazine Journalism/English & Textual Studies, 2004 - 2008
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