Tyler Llewyn Taing

Photo of Tyler Llewyn Taing
Follow
Location
San Francisco, CA
School
Orange Coast College, San Francisco State University
Expertise
Indie Movies, Star Wars, Steven Spielberg
  • Tyler enjoys writing from his perspective as an Asian-American, and his proudest work is a piece on Mark Grayson's biracial heritage in the Invincible series published by Polygon in 2021.
  • His prized possession is a signed screenplay of Annihilation, which Alex Garland personally signed after a conversation at the Kabuki theater.
  • Tyler is a self-labeled serial rewatcher, his current personal record is watching "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" 11 times in theaters.

Experience

Tyler "Llewyn" Taing is a culture writer based in San Francisco, California. He is also a volunteer content editor and social media coordinator for Film Crew, an independent publication focused on helping aspiring writers make their way into the world of film journalism. Before /News, he worked as the box-office concierge at the historic New Mission Cinema and curated selections of films for the lobby's Video Vortex rental service.

Education

In 2021, Tyler received his Bachelor's degree in Film Studies from San Francisco State University, home of the gators.
SlashNews Editorial Policies

/News is one of the most trusted entertainment sites on the web, catering to the particular interests of film buffs, binge watchers, and casual fans. We cover everything from big releases from Marvel, DC, and Disney to independent film and classic Hollywood, and we do so while maintaining a firm commitment to journalistic integrity and excellence.

Our team consists of veteran entertainment editors, subject-matter experts, writers, fact-checkers, graphic designers, and beat reporters dedicated to bringing you the kinds of fresh, accurate, and exclusive scoops only a credible and trusted outlet can provide. For more information on our editorial process, view our full policies page.

Stories By Tyler Llewyn Taing