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Meet The Entertainment Daily Team

The writers delivering you all the latest TV and Showbiz news

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Our team of dedicated writers and editors at Entertainment Daily

Karen Hyland – Editor-in-Chief

Karen Hyland has been a journalist for over 20 years, cutting her teeth across numerous national news groups, including News UK, Reach and DMGT. Specialising in TV and Showbiz, she also has a wealth of experience writing and editing content across News, Lifestyle, Health, Travel, Style and Real Life. She keeps a special place in her heart for people who still use the subjunctive.

Rebecca Carter – Associate Editor (Showbiz)

Rebecca Carter started her career at Entertainment Daily three years ago. She has an encyclopaedic knowledge of celebrity household names and TV, specialising in reality and entertainment shows, and daytime television. She also works on delivering Royal content, from latest engagements to antics of the youngest members of the UK’s No.1 family.

Carena Crawford – Associate Editor (Soaps)

Carena Crawford has been in the soap game for 15 years, working on magazines including All About Soap, Inside Soap and Reveal. She’s pulled pints in the Rovers, the Woolpack, The Vic, and The Dog, interviewing the landlords, landladies and most of the regulars, and has been known to predict more than a few upcoming storylines.

Nancy Brown – Features Editor

Nancy Brown has been an entertainment writer for 20 years, choosing a career in journalism because she wanted to meet Wet Wet Wet frontman Marti Pellow. Interviews with Michael Bublé, Idris Elba and, of course, the Love Is All Around singer followed. Nancy joined the ED! team in early 2019, after 18 years at OK! magazine. A lover of food, drink, shopping and celebrities, she now gets to write about her hobbies and interview her favourite famous faces in the name of work.

Charlotte Rodrigues –  Senior Writer (Soaps)

Charlotte Rodrigues joined Entertainment Daily in April 2018, as Audience Engagement Executive. A huge soap fan, Charlotte now delivers the latest storylines and spoilers to our followers she knows what they really care about and what makes them tick. Fond of a strong opinion or three, Charlotte also runs the ED! TikTok account, giving her views on the latest soap happenings.

Rebecca Calderwood – Associate News Editor

Rebecca Calderwood started her career as a showbiz journalist over four years ago, working for the likes of New, Woman, Woman’s Own, The Sun, Cosmopolitan and Closer. An avid fan of reality television, she also loves celebrities, shopping, gritty BBC dramas and Netflix boxsets. Plus, she isn’t afraid to ask all the juicy questions while interviewing her fave celebs!

Helen Fear – TV Writer

Helen Fear has been writing about all things entertainment for nearly three decades, starting as a TV reviewer at Time Out in the 90s. Yes, she is THAT old. She has worked for the Daily Express, Closer, OK! and Reveal, and is an expert in all things TV. When Helen’s not writing about TV, she’s usually watching it – current favourites include This Is Going to Hurt, Unforgotten, Peaky Blinders and Shetland. Guilty pleasures include Love Island, The Wheel, The Weakest Link and The Apprentice. You need her on your team at any TV-related pub quiz, trust us!