Mitchell previously worked at Screen as UK Reporter and Senior Editor.
Wendy Mitchell has been appointed Head of News for Screen International and ScreenDaily.
Mitchell most recently had been a staff news editor for Entertainment Weekly in New York. Prior to that, she spent three years at Screen International — first as UK Reporter, then as Senior Editor. She has also written about the entertainment business for The Wall Street Journal, indieWIRE, The Guardian, Variety, Rolling Stone, the Dow Jones News Service, Time Out New York, Billboard, and the New York Daily News.
At Screen, she will coordinate all news coverage across print and online publications, as well as festival dailies including Cannes. She reports to editor Mike Goodridge.
“Everybody at Screen is delighted that Wendy has returned to work for the paper in London,” said Goodridge. “It’s such an exciting time for the brand as we expand the subscriber package and there is nobody better than Wendy to steer our news coverage across the various information platforms.”
Mitchell is based at Screen’s London headquarters and can be reached at email@example.com or on 0207 728 5633.