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Comic Book News Reporter - (Los Angeles, CA or Portland, OR applicants only please)
CINEMA BLEND seeks a freelance news writer to cover comic book-related news. Ideal candidates are self-motivated, highly enthusiastic wordsmiths with good common sense and a high level of interest in all things comics. They also have a high interest in film and TV adaptations of comic books.
Do you spend all of your free time reading comics? Are you a huge Marvel or DC Comics fan and excited about the adaptations that exist or are in development for the big and small screen? Are you counting down the days until The Avengers 2, Batman v Superman and/or the returns of Arrow and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.?
More importantly, have you been looking for a place to share your opinions on comic books and upcoming superhero projects in film and television? This may be the job for you. We're looking for a comic book fanatic who also has some knowledge and interest in movies in general.
Qualified candidates should know how to use basic photo editing software (Photoshop!), have a willingness to work insanely hard, a hatred of clichés, some writing experience and a broad knowledge of and passion for comics and film.
Candidates must be available to telecommute from the Portland, OR or Los Angeles, CA area and available to write for us between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. PST on weekdays. We pay a small but competitive per-article rate and we're looking for 50 - 70 submissions from you a month.
If you'd like to apply, please include the following with your application:
--Links to published samples of your work along with a resume. (We're looking for someone with experience writing about comic books and/or comic book movies and television, so please include relevant samples).
--Answers to the following three questions (included in cover letter):
1. On a scale of 1 to 10 -- 1 being unfamiliar, 10 being a comic book expert who has read almost every issue -- please rank your familiarity with the following comic book properties:
The Green Hornet
The Incredible Hulk
The Fantastic Four
2. Of all the actors who have played Batman, who do you think played him the best and why (explained in 1-2 sentences)?
3. Which 5 comic book-related movies or upcoming/in-development TV shows are you most excited about?
To apply visit our Media Bistro Page.
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