Michael Varrati

Screenwriter & Pop Culture Enthusiast

Michael Varrati is the screenwriter behind several award-winning independent horror films, as well as a number of TV movies for networks such as Lifetime, Hallmark, and Ion. As a columnist, his work has appeared in a wide variety of publications, including Vice, FearNet, VideoInk, Videoscope Magazine, and a regular column for legendary studio Hammer Films. Varrati currently serves as the host of the queer horror series Dead for Filth on the Revry TV streaming platform. Varrati also does regular speaking engagements, appearing annually at venues such as San Diego Comic Con International. Both he and his work have been profiled in such publications as the Wall Street Journal, Out, Fangoria, Horror Society, Entertainment Weekly, and MTV News.