Louis Peitzman on Muck Rack

Louis Peitzman Verified

Los Angeles, CA
Senior Editor — BuzzFeed
As seen in:  BuzzFeed, Gawker

I know I don't have any talent, and I know all I have is a body, and I am doing my bust exercises. Senior Editor at BuzzFeed News. louis.peitzman@buzzfeed.com

26 Gross-Out Comedies To Ruin Your Appetite This Thanksgiving

buzzfeed.com — Tagged: gross, ace ventura, ace ventura when nature calls, adam herz, american pie, american pie 2, american wedding, animal house, bad taste, bobby farrelly, bodily fluids, borat, bridesmaids, chris weitz, dead alive, diarrhea, dirty love, dumb and dumber, ejaculation, female trouble, freddy got fingered, grandmas boy, gross comedies, gross movies,
Nov 26, 2015

RT @BuzzFeedEnt: 26 Gross-Out Comedies To Ruin Your Appetite This Thanksgiving buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/… via @louispeitzman pic.twitter.com/eddpSrpPls

How To Be A Broadway Diva, Or At Least How To Fake It

buzzfeed.com — Lesli Margherita is used to being told to tone it down. After all, the Broadway actor, now starring as diva Mona Kent in the '30s musical pastiche Dames at Sea, has made a career out of being over-the-top. "Every show that I do, I'm always expecting the director at some point to go, 'I want 10% less.'
Nov 14, 2015

How to be a Broadway diva, or at least how to fake it—my feature on the fabulous @QueenLesli: buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/…

The Definitive Ranking Of Every "Treehouse Of Horror" Segment On "The Simpsons"

Oct 30, 2015

I ranked every Treehouse of Horror segment, and you're welcome. buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/…

Oct 31, 2015

RT @LouisPeitzman: I ranked every Treehouse of Horror segment, and you're welcome. buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/…

The Movie That Taught A Generation Of Misfits To Let Their Freak Flags Fly

buzzfeed.com — We open on a girl's face. She stares back at us as she begins to sing - her vocal power gorgeous and staggering. The camera spins around, eventually revealing the young people assembled around her in the woods, of various ages and ethnicities, who join together to form the chorus of "How Shall I See You Through My Tears?"
Oct 28, 2015

The movie that taught a generation of misfits to let their freak flags fly—my oral history of Camp: buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/…

Oct 28, 2015

I loved CAMP when it first opened in 2003, and @LouisPeitzman's piece on its impact and creation captures why: buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/…

Oct 28, 2015

After reading the theater-geek classic "Camp," Paramount suggested director make the movie about Trekkies instead: buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/…

Show 5 more tweets from Tauhid Chappell, Louis Peitzman and others...

How Olivia Wilde Is Championing Women In Film

buzzfeed.com — Olivia Wilde's ascent as an actor has been well-documented: After getting her start on TV series like The O.C. and House, M.D., she made the transition to feature films like Tron: Legacy and Her. But while her acting prospects have broadened, Wilde has been dealing with her fair share of rejection since branching out into producing.
Oct 19, 2015

RT @BuzzFeedEnt: Olivia Wilde Is Taking On A More Active Role To Support Women In Film buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/… via @louispeitzman pic.twitter.com/rxlwGe3RCC

31 Terrifying Horror Films To Stream This October

buzzfeed.com — Oct. 2: The Babadook (2014). This was last year's breakout horror hit, and it's easily as frightening as you've heard. Plus, switching between the classics and more modern fare will help keep your October horror viewings fresh. Oct. 3: Rosemary's Baby (1968). Like The Babadook, Rosemary's Baby prioritizes psychological horror over gore.
Sep 29, 2015

I made a calendar of 31 horror films you can stream on Netflix this October, because I'm here for you: buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/…

Sep 29, 2015

yasyasyas 31 Terrifying Horror Films To Stream This October buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/… via @louispeitzman @buzzfeed

Viola Davis Made Emmy History And Gave The Most Inspiring Speech

buzzfeed.com — Viola Davis won an Emmy for Lead Actress in a Drama for her starring role as morally ambiguous law professor Annalise Keating on the debut season of ABC's How to Get Away With Murder. And her win is especially meaningful: It's the first time a black woman has won the award.
Sep 20, 2015

RT @BuzzFeed: Viola Davis made #Emmys history and gave the most inspiring speech bzfd.it/1LHl9na pic.twitter.com/LH7LyTvBCF

Show 11 more tweets from Arti Patel, Andrea Garcia-Vargas and others...

"Transparent" Creator: "We Have A Trans Civil Rights Problem"

buzzfeed.com — The Amazon series Transparent has been praised for its representation of the transgender community. And on Sunday, creator Jill Soloway and the show's star, Jeffrey Tambor, earned Emmy Awards for their work on the show and they used the opportunity to voice their support of the community.
Sep 21, 2015

<-- housing discrimination survivor - “Transparent” Creator: “We Have A #Trans Civil Rights Problem” buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/… @louispeitzman

What Your Favorite Golden Girl Says About You

buzzfeed.com — Picking your favorite Golden Girl is harder than picking your favorite child - I'm assuming - but everyone has one. It's the character you relate to most, or at least the one you most aspire to be. Regardless, the Golden Girl you choose says a lot about who you are as a person: It's basically a much less boring Myers-Briggs test.

The Romantic Comedy For People Who Hate Romantic Comedies

buzzfeed.com — At its best, You're the Worst is us - at our worst. But that title is both accurate and misleading: The characters in FXX's critically acclaimed comedy frequently exhibit deplorable behavior, but they're still some of the most likable people on television.
Sep 09, 2015

I will continue to sing the praises of You're the Worst until you're all watching it. buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/… pic.twitter.com/CXU7HDS44J

More Articles →
Nov 27, 2015

@RylanDogg I'm quite good, actually. Going to bed momentarily. How are you, Rylan?

Nov 27, 2015

Can't sleep. Just bought a Buffy comic that won't download. It's been "pending" for an hour. CC: @DarkHorseComics

Nov 27, 2015

I've decided to put the computer away and finally read (comics on my iPad).

Nov 27, 2015

@Blessedterns It's occasionally really dumb, but it's also, like, a teen soap about Mary Queen of Scots. The novelty alone keeps me going.

Are You a Journalist?

Make a Portfolio

Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work.