Fionnuala Halligan took up the role of Reviews Editor and Chief Film Critic for Screen International/ in 2015, having previously acted as Reviews Editor for six years from 2004 to 2010. There she also compiles the annual Stars of Tomorrow new talent issue, highlighting young UK and Irish actors, directors, writers and producers.

Her other roles have included acting as Entertainment Editor and Film Critic for South China Morning Post for 8 years and as a consultant at Fortissimo Films.

She has also written two books about cinema, ‘Movie Storyboards: The Art of Visualising Cinema’ (Chronicle Books) and ‘FilmCraft: Production Design’ (Focal Press).