Alyssa Lapid

Alyssa Lapid is an Entertainment Writer at Bustle. She holds a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University and has previously worked for Brides as well as publications in the Philippines, where she grew up. Her work has also appeared on Architectural Digest, Self, iD, WSJ, Repeller, and more. A proud ARMY, she is obsessed with BTS, even taking Korean classes to better belt out their songs. Her dream celebrity interview situation is flying to Seoul for a sit-down with each member. She’s also obsessed with Kristen Wiig, Mark Ruffalo, and Idina Menzel. Her hobbies include regularly rewatching Harry Potter and Charmed, dancing solo in her living room, and pining for her seven Shih Tzus in Manila.