Lauren Rouse has been a writer at The Direct since the site launched in 2020. She has a huge passion for everything pop culture and currently writes news articles for the Marvel, Star Wars, DC and video game branches.
Lauren also works as a journalist at Lifehacker, Gizmodo and Kotaku in Australia, where she covers entertainment news, reviews, and interviews talent. She previously served as a freelance writer at Game Rant and she holds a Master's degree in Screenwriting from AFTRS.
You can follow Lauren’s articles, entertainment opinions and Comic-Con adventures over on Twitter (@LRouse19).
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Lauren Rouse's Latest Stories
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DC Studios head James Gunn deleted his personal Facebook page after controversial comments he made about old Batman films spread online.
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The Marvels director Nia DaCosta has opened up about the possibility of a third Captain Marvel movie.
The Last of Us showrunner Craig Mazin warns that the release date of Season 2 may be pushed back.
Kit Harington has debunked a rumor that his Marvel character Dane Whitman will appear in Blade.
An official cookbook featuring recipes from the world of James Cameron's Avatar has been revealed.
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Reports indicated that Sashe Calle once had a much larger role as Supergirl in the future of the DCU.
Fans now know how far along Abby's development in Season 2 of the hit Max show is.
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Screenwriter Tony Gilroy has revealed what George Lucas thought about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
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