Marina Watts is the Entertainment News & Strategy Editor at Bustle. She joined the team in June 2022, and works closely with the editors of the TV, movies and books, and celebrity and music subsections. Marina looks for new ways into the pop culture conversations online by voraciously reading the news to help assign, write, and edit informative articles. She also monitors Bustle’s Entertainment traffic and develops content plans for events such as award shows and album drops.
She was previously an SEO Editor at The Sun, executing the news site’s SEO strategy and constantly monitoring trends for breaking news stories. Her reporting experience includes time as a culture writer at Newsweek covering all things from politics and internet culture to celebrities and entertainment news. She also spent time at AMI (now known as a360media) as a digital reporter at OK! Magazine, and as a writer/editor for the Special Interest Publications. These 96-page print magazines’ topics ranged from health and recipes and celebrity biographies to road trip guides and true crime, and published every week. In 2014, she served as an entertainment intern at The Daily Beast. Marina graduated from Cornell University in 2016 with a degree in Communication and Media Studies and previously spent time abroad studying Shakespeare at Cambridge University under their International Summer program.
In her free time, Marina can be found rewatching The Sopranos, reading in Central Park, or in the bleachers at Yankee Stadium.
The Trendy Wellness Practice Jamie-Lynn Sigler Does Every Single Day
The actor tells Bustle how her self-care routine changed with multiple sclerosis — and which Bravo shows it involves.
21 Photos Of Ben Affleck Holding Coffee, Cigarettes, Or J.Lo’s Hand
Was the picture of him holding Starbucks a glitch in the matrix?
4 Taylor Swift Songs Richie Needs To Sing In 'The Bear' Season 3
Carmy’s cousin won’t be able to resist the 1989 vault tracks.
TV & Movies
Fran Fine Made An Eye-Watering Amount On 'The Nanny'
She would love girl math.
The Best '1989 (Taylor’s Version)' Lyrics For Instagram Captions
“Darling, I’m a nightmare dressed like a daydream.”
An Expert Decodes Taylor Swift & Travis Kelce’s Body Language
The football player appears to hold the singer’s hand like, well, a football.
Britney Spears Opens Up About Her Two-Week Fling With Colin Farrell
“We were all over each other, grappling so passionately it was like we were in a street fight.”
Britney Spears Says She Had An Abortion While Dating Justin Timberlake
The singer made the shocking revelation in her memoir, The Woman In Me.
I Watched 'The Golden Bachelor' With My Mother-In-Law & She Had *Thoughts*
Wine glass in hand, Kathy joined us on Gerry’s journey.
Julia Fox Writes About Working As A Teenage Dominatrix
She writes candidly about the experience in her new book, Down the Drain.
Julia Fox Consulted A Medium To Contact Her Dead Friend
“I just need closure. I just need to hang out with her again.”
Julia Fox Says Breaking Up With Kanye West Cost Her A Denim Deal
Fox details their relationship in her memoir, Down the Drain.
Fans Are Convinced Jeremy Strong Staged His Condo With His Awards
“jeremy strong having this in his apartment listing is the flex of the century”
5 Signs Carrie Bradshaw Was Always A Cat Person
Was she really going to pick up after a dog in those heels?
TV & Movies
Here’s How The 'Only Murders' Characters Can Afford The Arconia
Oliver’s apartment costs how much?
Che’s Jacket On 'And Just Like That' Has A Surprising Connection To 'Succession'
Hear me out.
15 Things I Noticed Rewatching The 'Girls' Pilot
Why doesn’t anyone knock on the bathroom door before entering?
Here’s How Carrie Bradshaw Can Afford Her Lifestyle 'On And Just Like That'
I couldn’t help but... grab my calculator.
These Taylor Swift Lyrics Are Perfect For Your Eras Tour Instagram Captions
“In this moment now capture it, remember it.”
Here’s How Barbie Can Afford That Malibu DreamHouse
This girl has how many jobs?