Lightbulb is an EW interview series featuring conversations with today’s leading creators about how they work and where they find inspiration.
Episode 2: Tavi Gevinson talks ‘Rookie,’ Broadway, and why she wants Lorde to interview Kanye
After rising to prominence as a teenager with her blog The Style Rookie, Tavi Gevinson launched Rookie, an online culture mag geared towards teenage girls. This year, she made her Broadway debut, opposite Michael Cera and Kieran Culkin, in the revival of Kenneth Lonergan’s This Is Our Youth. In the second episode of Lightbulb, EW’s Darren Franich asked about Gevinson’s beginnings as a writer, the transition into acting, and her dream Rookie piece: An interview between Lorde and Kanye West.