Matthew Rudoy is a freelance writer who loves to write about his favorite movies and TV shows. Screen Rant provides an incredible medium to unpack the best that film and television have to offer. Before becoming a list writer for Screen Rant, Matthew was a Verified Creator for Movie Pilot. In addition to Screen Rant, he also currently contributes to the sites Beyond Westworld, FanSided Entertainment, and Dork Side of the Force. He has previously self-published two fantasy/sci-fi novels CORRUPTION and DESTRUCTION. While his favorite movies and TV shows tend to also fall in the fantasy and sci-fi genres, he enjoys and is open to anything that provides an engaging story and strong character development. In-depth world-building is always a bonus as well. Matthew is grateful for the opportunity to write for Screen Rant and looks forward to continue contributing to the site.
Articles by Matthew Rudoy
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