This is an exciting time for Deadline Hollywood as we continue our expansion plans to further position us as the primary 24/7 breaking news entertainment business website. Today we are announcing two important staff additions: new International Editor Nancy Tartaglione ([email protected]) and new Managing Editor Kinsey Lowe ([email protected]). Kinsey will oversee the news at night, working closely with Deadline Managing Editor Patrick Hipes who oversees the news during the day. Nancy takes over from Deadline London Editor Tim Adler, who will continue to freelance for us.
Veteran showbiz journalist Nancy Tartaglione took over the day-to-day running of HollywoodWiretap.com in 2006 and continues as Managing Editor today. Based in Europe, she was the French Correspondent and a Contributing Editor for ScreenDaily.com/Screen International, breaking hundreds of exclusive news stories from 2001 until just recently. Nancy also is an on-call freelance editor for The New York Times‘ DealBook blog. Earlier in her career, Nancy worked in the Paris office of 60 Minutes collaborating on stories for correspondent Mike Wallace, and spent several years in the Features department of the International Herald Tribune. In 1997, she became a Variety reporter covering the French film industry and was the French Bureau Chief for Variety’s Moving Pictures. Later she became the European Media Correspondent for Inside.com. Nancy also co-hosted of “Bazar” a film program on Canal Plus’ Ciné Cinémas channel, and produced the weekly segment “News from Hollywood”.
Kinsey Lowe is a veteran showbiz journalist from the Los Angeles Times and Variety and most recently HollywoodWiretap.com. At the Los Angeles Times, Kinsey was the Movie Assignment Editor, Deputy Movie Editor, and Deputy Sunday Calendar Editor. In addition to overseeing news, he coordinated box office coverage and four yearly film previews. He also wrote a wry in-house news summary that turned into one of the LA Times’ earliest blogs: the KinseyGram. Before that, Kinsey served as News Editor at Daily Variety where he supervised copy editors and reporters, prepared daily planning schedules, and organized VPage coverage of premieres and parties. Lowe began his LA career at the Herald Examiner newspaper where he was Editor of feature sections Sunday Style and Weekend Style. Most recently, Kinsey was the Contributing Editor for entertainment business news aggregator HollywoodWiretap.com where he worked closely with Nancy Tartaglione.