List of famous female film critics, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female film critics list contains the most prominent and top females known for being film critics. There are thousand of females working as film critics in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic film critics have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a film critic then the people below should give you inspiration.
This list has a variety of people in it, from Ella Taylor to Margaret Pomeranz.While this isn't a list of all female film critics, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female film critics?" and "Who are the best female film critics?"
Claudia Anne Winkleman is a television presenter, film critic, radio personality and journalist, best known for her current work with the BBC. Since 2010 she has co-presented Strictly Come Dancing's main results show on Sunday nights with Tess Daly on BBC One and since 2014 has been a main co-host alongside Daly on the Saturday night live shows, due to the departure of Sir Bruce Forsyth. Between 2004 and 2010, Winkleman presented Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two daily on BBC Two. She was replaced in 2011 by Zoë Ball. Winkleman is also the presenter of the Film programme on the BBC Two, where she replaced Jonathan Ross after his move to ITV in 2010. She was the co-presenter of Let's Dance ...more on Wikipedia
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Margaret Pomeranz, AM is an Australian film critic, producer and television personality. ...more on Wikipedia
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Janet R. Maslin is an American journalist, best known as a film and literary critic for The New York Times. She served as the Times' film critic from 1977 to 1999. ...more on Wikipedia
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Jami Bernard is an American author and media consultant, an award-winning film critic for The New York Post and The New York Daily News, and the founder of Barncat Publishing. She has appeared in documentaries as herself, including the Independent Film Channel's Indie Sex series, on which she was a consultant. Bernard wrote a Lois Lane comic for DC Comics in which Lois is based on Bernard's early career at The New York Post. Bernard is a frequent guest on TV and radio shows; appearances include on Oprah, The Today Show, and Lynn Samuels on Satellite Radio. Her work has been published in numerous magazines, including Entertainment Weekly, Seventeen, Glamour, and Self. ...more on Wikipedia
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