Susan King

Writer

Susan King is a former entertainment writer at the Los Angeles Times who specialized in Classic Hollywood stories. She also wrote about independent, foreign and studio movies and occasionally TV and theater stories. Born in East Orange, N.J., she received her master's degree in film history and criticism at USC. She worked for 10 years at the L.A. Herald Examiner and came to work at The Times in January 1990. She left in 2016. 

Recent Articles

  • Golden Globes: Matt Damon wins lead actor in a musical or comedy motion picture

    Golden Globes: Matt Damon wins lead actor in a musical or comedy motion picture

    Matt Damon won the Golden Globe on Sunday evening for lead actor in a musical or comedy motion picture for the box office hit "The Martian," playing an astronaut stranded on Mars as the rest of his crew members presume he is dead and leave without him. This is Damon's first Golden Globe for acting....

  • Golden Globes: Sylvester Stallone wins by a knockout

    Golden Globes: Sylvester Stallone wins by a knockout

    Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Balboa made the comeback of the century Sunday evening at the Golden Globe Awards as the 69-year-old actor/writer/director won the supporting actor honor for his seventh outing as the beloved Philadelphia pugilist in "Creed." It had been 39 years since Stallone was in...

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