Brian Tallerico



Kalamazoo College

Cambridge University


Gaming Consoles

Video Games and Gaming

Internet Gaming

TV and Movies


  • Writer and critic covering the entertainment industry for over a decade.
  • Writer for online and print outlets including,,, and
  • Managing Editor of
  • Vice President of the Chicago Film Critics Association.


Brian Tallerico is a former Lifewire writer who focused on Sony PlayStation gaming consoles and games. 

As an A&E expert, Tallerico has written for dozens of online and print outlets, including,,,, The Deadbolt, Screenwriter's Voice, Screen Talk, Lucid, Stumped Magazine, Actress Archives, and more.

He has edited Magill's Cinema Annual since the 2009 edition, is now the Managing Editor of, and a regular contributor to New York Magazine's website, Vulture writing about television. He freelances for Rolling Stone.

Tallerico is the Vice President of the Chicago Film Critics Association.


Earned a BA in English and theater from Kalamazoo College. Studied theater at Cambridge University in England on a foreign study program.

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