Alex Zaragoza

Senior Culture Editor - Culture, Entertainment & Latinx Issues

alex.zaragoza@vice.com
TV

The Stars of 'Sex Education' Learned a Lot from Acting Like Mating Slugs

Asa Butterfield and Ncuti Gatwa of Netflix's hit British teen series spoke to VICE about thot pics and the importance of sex positivity.
Alex Zaragoza
a day ago
reality tv

‘The Circle’ Is Proof We’re All Phony Idiots Online

Netflix's reality game show is an unexpectedly sharp look at how desperate we all are to be liked on social media.
Alex Zaragoza
4 days ago
TV

For the Love of God, Stop Making Mediocre Musical TV Shows

NBC's 'Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist,' yet another show made to gratify grown-up theater kids, is a wake-up call: This needs to stop.
Alex Zaragoza
1.7.20
Film

Wait, Did the Golden Globes Just Make Wearing Sunglasses Indoors Cool?

From Al Pacino and Brian Cox, to Harvey Keitel and Patricia Arquette, Hollywood's luminaries broke the rules of fashion. Deal with it.
Alex Zaragoza
1.7.20
mourning

A Decade After Losing My Dad, It Feels Like He’s Dying All Over Again

The end of the decade marked 10 years since my dad’s death, and it feels like keeping his memory alive gets harder as time goes on.
Alex Zaragoza
1.7.20
TV

Penn Badgley Says the Psychopath He Plays in 'You' Potentially Exists In All of Us

The actor spoke to VICE about season 2 of the Netflix thriller, viewers' horniness for Joe, and how the story is an allegory for white supremacy.
Alex Zaragoza
1.2.20
CELEBRITIES

Beyoncé Broke a Cardinal Rule of Karaoke

The Eagles? Beyoncé nooooooo!
Alex Zaragoza
12.9.19
Film

'The Aeronauts' Is a Movie About Big Balloons and the People Who Love Them

Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne spoke to VICE about exploring the unknown and hanging out thousands of feet in the air in his new Amazon Studios movie.
Alex Zaragoza
12.5.19
Film

Anna Paquin Isn't Annoyed That She Only Says Seven Words in 'The Irishman'

The Oscar-winning actress thinks it's just fine that she barely speaks in Martin Scorsese's Netflix mafia epic.
Alex Zaragoza
12.3.19
Film

Thirty Years Later, 'Heathers' Is Still the Best Dark Comedy About High School Hell

With its wacky plot, biting dialogue, and pitch-black subject matter, 'Heathers' offered a twisted glimpse of high school that's only become more relevant.
Alex Zaragoza
11.20.19
Music

Stormy Daniels Joins YG on Stage for Rousing, Much-Earned Rendition of 'Fuck Donald Trump'

Who is more qualified to guest on the rapper's song than the woman who actually allegedly fucked Donald Trump?
Alex Zaragoza
11.12.19
Film

'Honey Boy' Is the Captivating Story of Shia LaBeouf's Generational Trauma

Director Alma Har'el talks to VICE about the rough road to bring LaBeouf's story to life.
Alex Zaragoza
11.7.19
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