Ramin Setoodeh is a former senior writer at Newsweek. He has written for The Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times, and U.S. News & World Report, among other publications.


The only male singer left on American Idol is a disaster, but he's still getting a lot of votes. Ramin Setoodeh explains why.


The starlet of The O.C. is 27 now, with a new horror movie out, A Resurrection. She talks to Ramin Setoodeh about what she’s been up to since her days as a paparazzi favorite “it” girl.

Struggling Prequel

Battling disappointing ratings, the writer of Sex and the City wants you to give her CW prequel a chance. She talks to Ramin Setoodeh about all things Carrie Bradshaw, including how AnnaSophia Robb channels Sarah Jessica Parker and why there won’t be another movie.