Maurice Mitchell

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Maurice Mitchell.

  • Science-fiction and comic book film critic, blogger, and journalist with over 10 years of experience, especially with regards to writing about "Superman" books and films
  • Founded "The Geek Twins" and "Film Sketchr" with his twin brother, which have over 200 articles and reviews
  • Published on the Huffington Post, io9, Business Insider, and Slashfilm


Maurice Mitchell is a former writer for ThoughtCo who spent just under a year writing articles that focus on "Superman," comic book heroes, and science fiction. Mitchell has been a writer and graphic designer for over ten years and his writing and illustrations have been featured in national websites like Business Insider, io9, Slashfilm, and he currently runs two blogs: The Geek Twins and Film Sketchr.

Founded by Phoenix-based brothers Maurice and Nigel Mitchell, The Geek Twins and Film Sketchr both explore different concepts related to their favorite forms of entertainment: comic books and movies. However, the Geek Twins is more focused on science fiction in television, movies, and cutting-edge technology while Film Sketchr is dedicated more to the art and skill that goes into making movies in general.


No information is currently available about Maurice Mitchell's continued education.

Awards and Publications

Maurice Mitchell

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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