Renée Camus

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Los Angeles, California
UCLA, American University, University Of Michigan
Michael Schur & Greg Daniels Series, The Vow And The Nxivm Cult, Stephen Sondheim Musicals
  • Renée has attended the Creative Emmy Awards, and interviewed celebrities like Adam Scott, Bill Lawrence, Jaime Camil, Sonya Tayeh, and Jonathan Coulton.
  • In 2019, Renée authored a book chapter on "Joss Whedon and the Geek Musical" for the textbook "The Routledge Companion to the Contemporary Musical."
  • She has performed on stage with Weird Al Yankovic (at least twice!) and John Flansburgh of They Might Be Giants


Renée Camus is a writer and pop culture junkie who changed careers at age 42, after moving from Washington D.C. to Los Angeles, to focus on entertainment journalism. She's since been published in Entertainment Weekly, Los Angeles Times, LA Weekly, New York Observer, and the Toast, among others. She is a scholar in dance and musical theatre, and she enjoys a healthy obsession with television and movies, especially "The Office," "Saturday Night Live," "Severance," "Dexter," "The Orville," "Titanic," and "Pride & Prejudice," to name just a few. When she's not writing, Renée teaches and writes English country dances and obsesses about romcoms and Jane Austen film adaptations.


Renée has a bachelor's degree in musical theatre from the University of Michigan, a master's degree in dance from American University in D.C., and a certificate in journalism from UCLA.
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