Seth Abramovitch


Gary Busey Has More Life Left in Him” The Hollywood Reporter|on the intersectionality of brain injury and creativity

Comedy's Civil War” The Hollywood Reporter|how an 'SNL' firing exposed a growing rift in stand-up

Billion-Dollar Boy Band” The Hollywood Reporter|on BTS, which accounts for $4.65 billion of South  Korea's GDP

“‘Who Gives a Shit About These Rich Motherf***ers?’” The Hollywood Reporter|a cover story on the brilliantly addictive HBO series ‘Succession’

How Samuel L. Jackson Became Hollywood's Most Bankable Star” The Hollywood Reporter|120 movies, $13 billion in box office

The Fyre Festival of Broadway?” The Hollywood Reporter|how a Bill Gates-Steve Jobs musical became a "trail of disappointment, anger and unpaid vendors"

L.A.'s Black Stand-Up Comics and the Battle to Book the Big Rooms” The Hollywood Reporter|the state of black comedy

Little People, Big Woes” The Hollywood Reporter|low pay, degrading jobs and a tragic death

‘I Hate Being Hated’” The Hollywood Reporter|Logan Paul would like one more chance

Jami Gertz Got Game” The Hollywood Reporter|how an actress became an NBA team owner

“‘Everyone Is an Idiot. Everyone Is an Idealogue.’” The Hollywood Reporter|the controversial Norm Macdonald Q&A

Death in a Hollywood Sex Dungeon” The Hollywood Reporter|how a top agency executive's "mummification" ritual ended in tragedy

“‘Lines Got Blurred’” The Hollywood Reporter|an exclusive sit-down with Jeffrey Tambor

Kathy Griffin: Can a Comic in Exile Come Back?” The Hollywood Reporter|a cover profile of an embattled comic

“‘I've Heard the 'This Is Your Moment' Speech So Many Times’” The Hollywood Reporter|a cover profile of Armie Hammer

Friars Club Under Fire” The Hollywood Reporter|inside an institution divided by financial and sex scandals


– About Seth –

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Seth Abramovitch is a senior writer at The Hollywood Reporter, a position he’s held since 2012. His work at THR covers a wide array of topics and has earned eight Los Angeles Press Club awards. He’s penned cover stories on Armie Hammer, Kathy Griffin, Elizabeth Banks and Ellen Page, chronicled the homelessness epidemic in Los Angeles, interviewed jailed boy-band svengali Lou Pearlman, and immersed himself in experiential pieces on Dungeons & Dragons clubs and the pseudoscience of longevity. He’s previously written for The Atlantic, New York, Gawker and Esquire.


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