Jen Juneau

Jen Juneau is a digital news writer for PEOPLE. A '90s teen and horror film connoisseur, she started at the brand in 2016, after a decade of working as a technical writer and then moonlighting as a journalist beginning in 2013. Originally from New Orleans, Jen grew up both in NOLA and Florida and eventually attended the University of Central Florida in Orlando (still her home base!), where she earned a bachelor's in English/technical communication, with a minor in magazine journalism.


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Actor Will Smith attends the Warner Bros. Pictures' "Focus" premiere at TCL Chinese Theatre on February 24, 2015 in Hollywood, California.
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Nnamdi Okafor and Rosario Dawson attend the Los Angeles Screening of "Below The Belt" at Directors Guild Of America on October 01, 2022 in Los Angeles, California.
Rosario Dawson Reveals She Met Her New Boyfriend Nnamdi Okafor at a Bar: 'Classic'
seth rogen, barbra streisand
Seth Rogen Wants to Smoke a Joint with Barbra Streisand: She 'Has the Coolest' Weed Story
Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
'Wakanda Forever' Trailer Gives First Glimpse at a Mystery Hero in Black Panther Suit
drew barrymore
Drew Barrymore Says She Would Do a 'Charlie's Angels 3' 'in a Heartbeat': 'I Will Always Say Yes'
Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian Agrees to Pay $1.26 Million to Settle SEC Crypto Charges
Amber Heard, Hot Take: The Depp/Heard Trial
Comparing Johnny Depp v. Amber Heard Trial Movie Actors to the Real-Life Exes
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danny boyle, keanu reeves
'The Matrix' Is Getting a Dance Stage Show Adaptation from 'Slumdog Millionaire' Director Danny Boyle
Sujata Day, Jason Biggs
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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP/Shutterstock (13424851e) Kathy Najimy attends the premiere of "Hocus Pocus 2" at AMC Lincoln Square, in New York NY Premiere of "Hocus Pocus 2", New York, United States - 27 Sep 2022
Kathy Najimy Recalls Filming Half of 'Hocus Pocus 2' with a Broken Rib: 'I Fell Like an Accordion'
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 18: Margot Robbie attends the 'Amsterdam' World Premiere at Alice Tully Hall on September 18, 2022 in New York City.
Margot Robbie Explains Why a Police Officer Was the One to Call 'Wrap' on the Set of 'Amsterdam'
Kathy Najimy as Mary Sanderson, Bette Midler as Winifred Sanderson, and Sarah Jessica Parker as Sarah Sanderson in Disney's live-action HOCUS POCUS 2, exclusively on Disney+
'Hocus Pocus 2' First Reviews Praise Main Trio's 'Electric Presence'
Cate Blanchett stars as Lydia Tár in director Todd Field's TÁR, a Focus Features release.
Cate Blanchett Is an Accomplished Composer Fighting an Inner Battle in Intense Trailer for 'Tár'
Hocus Pocus 2: The Sanderson Sisters Learn About Modern-Day Beauty Secrets in Exclusive Clip
'Hocus Pocus 2' : The Sanderson Sisters Learn About Modern-Day Beauty Secrets in Exclusive Clip — Watch
Katie Couric speaks during an interview promoting the EPIX Original Documentary 'Under The Gun' on May 3, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.
Katie Couric Reveals Breast Cancer Diagnosis as She Urges Others to Get Annual Mammograms
Hocus Pocus Airbnb
There's an Official 'Hocus Pocus' Airbnb! Kathy Najimy Reveals the 'Spooky, Fantastic' Salem Cottage's Secrets
Doug Jones, Bette Midler
'Hocus Pocus' 2's Doug Jones Jokes About Being a 'Slobbering' Bette Midler 'Fanboy' on Original Film's Set
Amy Schumer Jokes She's 'Been Kickin' It with Adam Levine,' Talks 'Good Sex Life' with Husband
Amy Schumer Jokes She's 'Been Kickin' It with Adam Levine,' Talks 'Good Sex Life' with Husband
Kevin Feige, Chadwick Boseman
Marvel's Kevin Feige on Not Recasting Chadwick Boseman's Black Panther Role: 'It Was Much Too Soon'
Daniel Franzese
Daniel Franzese Vents Frustration Over Brendan Fraser's Casting in 'The Whale' : 'Why Wear a Fat Suit?'
Christina Ricci and kids night of emmys
Christina Ricci Says Daughter, 9 Months, Is Sleep Trained — and a Big Fan of the Family Pets
Johnny Depp at the Puffins red carpet during the Rome Film Fest 2021 on October 17, 2021.
Johnny Depp Is 'Dating and Genuinely Seems Happy' 3 Months After Amber Heard Trial Verdict: Source
Actor and dog mom Christina Ricci joins Stella & Chewy’s to celebrate the raw love our pets give us every day at an interactive dog friendly event for the brand’s new “All You Need is Raw” campaign on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022 in Atlanta at Fetch Park. (Jenni Girtman/AP Images for Stella & Chewy's)
Christina Ricci Has 3 Dogs, but Says She's an 'Equal-Opportunity Animal Lover': I 'Love Cats'