Shane O'Neill

Buffalo, NY
University At Buffalo
Movies, TV, Comics
  • Shane is currently a member of the Looper News Team.
  • He has also written for other sites such as Nicki Swift, and Screen Rant, in addition to his own personal blog, The O'Neill Review, where he got his start.
  • Shane is also an aspiring screenwriter who has written a few screenplays and scripts for his own film projects.


Shane O'Neill has studied media virtually his entire life, but got serious about it 2018 through his enrollment in the University at Buffalo as a Film Studies major and the creation of his blog, The O'Neill Review. Since then, he has written for popular sites such as Screen Rant, Nicki Swift, and, of course, Looper. There he has been able to use his knowledge of film history, his deep-rooted love for Star Wars, and general interest in all things entertainment to the fullest extent possible. He's also an independent filmmaker, who is putting together a handful of short films that range from experimental documentaries to stop-motion animated adventures.


Shane graduated from the University at Buffalo in 2021, earning him his Bachelor's degree in Film Studies. His work throughout his college tenure landed him on the Dean's list for multiple semesters.
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