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.


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.

Ron Weasley’s most memorable outfits in Harry Potter

We rank some of Ron's unforgettable looks.

An oral history of Stargate SG-1

The show that surpassed its inspiration to spark an unforgettable franchise.

7 reasons why Luna Lovegood is our favorite Ravenclaw

Let's take a closer look at why we love Luna.

Looking back at Dr. Catherine Langford's impact in Stargate

We revisit what she’s already accomplished in the franchise.

Here's a whole new way to look at Jim Henson

Dive deeper into Henson's career when visiting the new Museum of the Moving Image exhibit.

Exclusive: Flame Con new venue and 2018 dates announced

This summer the LGBTQ comic-con is returning, but you won't find it in Brooklyn.

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine cast looks back at its very first episode

It began with "Emissary," a two-part episode that set up a very different world for fans.

An oral history of the show that changed Star Trek

In January 1993, Deep Space Nine premiered and changed what people thought about the franchise.

Alan Rickman’s 16 best moments in the Harry Potter films

In honor of Severus Snape's birthday, here are Rickman's most memorable moments.


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.