Emily Surpless

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New Jersey
William Paterson University, Arizona State University
Celebrity News, TV, Royal Family
  • Emily is the lead features editor on The List.
  • Before she became the lead editor, she worked as both a writer and an editor for Nicki Swift, publishing features and news articles.
  • She's always interested in staying up to date on the latest Hollywood gossip, royal family news, and popular TV shows.


Emily graduated with a degree in English. She then started her career as a freelance writer, crafting articles about celebrity news and popular TV shows. After joining Static Media, she worked as a freelance writer for Nicki Swift. She then progressed through the ranks as a news and features writer and editor before becoming the lead features editor on The List.


Emily graduated with a bachelor's degree in English Writing from William Paterson University. She's currently earning her master's degree in Digital Audience Strategy at Arizona State University.
Nicki Swift Editorial Policies

Nicki Swift covers celebrity and entertainment news by way of an expert group of editorial professionals. We drive the conversation on everything from trending Hollywood news to star transformations, always striving to deliver the most compelling commentary, bolstered by quality expert opinions.

As we cover a wide breadth of pop culture, we're constantly reviewing, fact-checking, and updating stories to ensure they're accurate and current. Additional information on our editorial process available here.

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