Barry Levitt

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Animation, Queer Cinema, The Office
  • Barry is an animation obsessive, regularly writing about all kinds of animation, and he co-hosted a major podcast series doing deep dives into every Disney animated classic.
  • As part of an annual pilgrimage, Barry re-watches the Shrek franchise every year.
  • He's an avid re-watcher, and can tell you everything you need to know about RuPaul's Drag Race, The Office, and many more.


Barry is a culture writer focusing on film and television. He contributes to The Daily Beast, SlashNews, Vulture, i-D, LGBTQNation, and many more. He's passionate about LGBT+ representation in all forms, and is always keen to highlight hidden gems and underrated classics worthy of a second look.
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