TALENT REEL – Now Booking!

TALENT REEL – Now Booking!

TALENT REEL – Now Booking!

Hey! I’m Paul McGuire Grimes, a Minneapolis-based film critic and entertainment reporter. I appear weekly on “Twin Cities Live” on KSTP-TV (ABC Minneapolis) and “The Colleen & Bradley Show” on My Talk 107.1 (KTMY-FM) I’m a member of the Critics Choice Association, GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, and a Rotten Tomatoes-approved critic. I review the latest movies, streaming series, limited series and interview actors, writers, and directors like Tom Hanks, Robert De Niro, Lady Gaga, Julianne Moore, Michael B. Jordan, Nicole Kidman, Mahershala Ali, Jessica Chastain, Jamie Lee Curtis, the casts of Cobra Kai, Ted Lasso, The Morning Show, and more!

Do you need a film critic, entertainment reporter, or expert to talk about the latest piece of pop culture, entertainment or streaming headlines? I would love it if you checked out my latest talent reel as I am now booking for TV, radio, and podcast appearances as well as public events, curated movie nights, book event launch parties/Q&As, or hosting gigs.

Some past engagements include:

Emagine Theaters “Secret Movie Night” – 3 times as host presenting Fargo, Stand By Me, and Close Encounters of Third Kind with a Q&A following each screening

Trylon Cinema Queer Film Series – 2 years of co-hosting double features including The Celluloid Closet paired with The Boys in the Band and then The Queen paired with The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. Q&A following each double feature

Alamo Drafthouse “Willy Wonka Party” – Moderated Q&A with Original film stars Julie Dawn Cole and Paris Themmen

Landmark Theaters “Beautiful Boy” Screening and Q&AModerated Q&A with Timothée Chalamet and Nic Sheff

OneHeartland 2021 “Holiday in the Heartland” – Hosted annual benefit

Podcast appearances on: Real Leaders with Roshini, The Crisis Files, MN Circle (formerly Moms Dish MN)

CONTACT ME and we can discuss any ideas you have, my work, and potential rates.:

email: paulstriptothemovies@gmail.com

Direct Message: Twitter/Instagram: @paulsmovietrip



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