Damon Rivera

Full Sail University
Movies, TV, Video Games
  • Damon is a Freelance News Writer for Static Media.
  • He's previously written for Netflix Life, FanSided ENT, Young Hollywood, Undead Walking, Winter is Coming, Heroic Hollywood, We Got This Covered, and Bam Smack Pow. In total, he has over 2,000 published articles.
  • During his time at graduate school, he wrote, directed, and produced four independent films that made their streaming debut on Amazon Prime. Throughout his film career, he has earned 46 nominations, 38 awards, and over 100 official selections from festivals all over the world.


Damon is a United States Veteran who has been writing professionally for over a decade. He has written, directed, and produced a variety of productions, including music videos with artists from American Idol, Def Jam, and X-Factor, award-winning commercials, and four independent films that had their streaming debut on Amazon Prime. After working several years on these endeavors, he decided to take his wealth of knowledge, experience, and perspective and use it to develop content for readers to enjoy. Damon then started covering different aspects of the entertainment industry, writing articles, features, opinion pieces, lists, and more. In 2022, he was honored to take a position with Static Media, where he will continue to provide instantly riveting content that will keep readers coming back for more!


He has a master's degree in Entertainment Business and a master's degree in Film, in which he was also named Valedictorian, from Full Sail University. His education allows him to offer readers a unique perspective on the Television and Film industry from a mind that has a robust grasp of the business and creative side of things.
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