Caryn James

Film and television critic

Caryn James is a film and television critic and feature writer, who contributes regularly to The Wall Street Journal, The Hollywood Reporter and NY1 television's Talking Pictures movie review show. She was previously a film critic and chief television critic for The New York Times, and has appeared on CBS Sunday Morning, MSNBC, Charlie Rose and other programs as a film commentator. She is the author of the novels Glorie and What Caroline Knew. She has a Ph.D in English literature from Brown University.