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Sean Macaulay

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Bel Air Adjacent
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  Anything with a 70s moustache.
Doesn't Cover: The Waterfront.

Screenwriter. Legacy media survivor. Lifelong Goöner. Bald dad. Patron Saint of Late Bloomers, Lost Causes, and Last Hurrahs.

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Biography

Screenwriter of "Eddie the Eagle" et al, and journalist manqué. Thirty unrecoverable years writing for The Times, The Telegraph, British GQ, Punch, The Sun, Mail on Sunday, Daily Beast, etc. For strictly professional purposes, I have dressed up as a transvestite, a 6ft banana, an Arab sheik, the ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Going undercover on a Club 18-30 Holiday in Ibiza. I was the Donnie Brasco of drunken beach sex.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Started out on an old Corona with the RSI to prove it.

How is social media changing news?

Changing it? It's replacing it.

Awards

5th place, World Tobacco Spitting Championship

1996 - Farthest Distance (Juice)