Fiona Underhill

University Of Exeter, University Of Warwick
Film, TV, Theater, Literature
  • Fiona is a former teacher of Media and Film Studies.
  • Fiona has been a freelance film writer and critic for five years and is now Editor-in-Chief of JUMPCUT ONLINE.
  • Fiona is a Rotten Tomatoes-approved critic and a member of the Hollywood Critics Association.


Fiona is a British writer who lives near Los Angeles, CA. She was a High School teacher for 10 years in the UK before moving to the US. Fiona has been reviewing, interviewing, and writing articles about film and TV for around five years. She has attended Sundance Film Festival three times and other festivals including AFI Fest, TCM FF, Outfest etc. She has bylines at Nerdist, IndieWire and more. Her passions include costume and production design and she is thrilled to have interviewed Sandy Powell, Alexandra Byrne and Mark Bridges.


Fiona has a Drama degree and a post-graduate teaching qualification. Fiona taught many subjects at middle and high school level, including English, Drama, Media, and Film Studies.
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