Lisa Granshaw

Full-time writer

New York City

Lisa Granshaw

I'm a freelance writer who specializes in pop culture, entertainment, fashion, and other lifestyle topics.


For the first time ever, the Bill Finger Award recipients are women

The winners of the 13-year-old award are Joye Hummel Murchison Kelly and Dorothy Roubicek Woolfolk.

How tabletop games can be therapeutic for players

Games like Dungeons & Dragons present a unique way to address mental health.

The influences for the retro-futuristic sound of Futurama

An interview the composer of the animated series.

Dungeons & Dragons previews Stream of Many Eyes

This will bring the streaming community together in a Marvel Cinematic Universe-like event.

The magical mothers of Harry Potter

For Mother's Day, we look back at the series' mothers.

Ranking the best Doctor Who scores

We look at the music since it rebooted.

Harry Potter’s Battle of Hogwarts 20 years later

We remember the heroes we lost.

Batalon Would Love to See Ned Leeds Break Bad

Ned Leeds is Spider-Man's best friend, but the actor wouldn't mind Ned taking a dark turn.

Designing costumes for Harry Potter and James Bond

Go Behind the Blockbuster in our interview with Jany Temime.

The best pi (and pie) mentions in Star Trek

Here are the best moments featuring the mathematical constant and the baked good.

The bad timing of 'Bad Timing'

An oral history of Farscape’s surprise series finale.

6 geeky book subscription boxes to explore for National Reading Month

Here are some subscription boxes that we think are worth checking out during National Reading Month.


Lisa Granshaw

My work has appeared on various websites including Syfy Wire, the Daily Dot, Boing Boing, Playboy, and Geek & Sundry. My writing has been syndicated on Zap2it, The Huffington Post, Mashable,, MSN Living, HLNTV, and Yahoo.

I have also written for magazines including Star Trek magazine and Star Wars Insider.

I am available to write features, quick turnaround assignments, and more. Additional clips and recommendations are available upon request.