Nancy Basile

Nancy Basile
Nancy Basile.

  • List Writer for Comic Book Resources
  • Freelance Entertainment Writer for The Penny Hoarder, Reading Eagle Company and LNP Media Group
  • Founded and serves as editor-in-chief of Media Medusa, a website dedicated to pop culture in movies, TV shows, and books
  • Panelist at Central Pennsylvania Comic Con in 2016 and a presenter at Wildcat Comic Con in 2013 and 2014.


Nancy Basile is a former writer for ThoughtCo, who covered topics including cartoons, comic books, television and entertainment, for nearly 20 years. In 2013, she founded Media Medusa: a website dedicated to pop culture. Since 2016, she has been a list writer for Comic Book Resources. In 2016, she served as a panelist at the Central Pennsylvania Comic Con. In 2013 and 2014, she was a presenter at Wildcat Comic Con in Pennsylvania.

She has written freelance entertainment articles for The Penny Hoarder and Paste Magazine, among other publications. She has also interviewed show creators and writers including: Seth MacFarlane, Al Jean, Loren Bouchard, and David X. Cohen. She has also interviewed voice-over actors Nancy Cartwright, H. Jon Benjamin, Kristen Schaal, Frank Welker, and Peter Cullen.


  • BFA in musical theater from Otterbein College in Westerville, Ohio.

Awards and Publications

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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