Marriska Fernandes

Marriska Fernandes is a Toronto-based entertainment journalist and reporter who has been covering the movie scene for the last decade. She’s a member of the Critics Choice Association and host of Telefilm's Maple Popcorn podcast. Her work has appeared on Tribute.ca, MSN Canada, Yahoo Canada, Huffington Post Canada, Toronto Star and Exclaim.


Articles by Marriska Fernandes:


  • Ticket To Paradise
    October 22, 2022

    Ticket to Paradise Review

    Ticket to Paradise isn’t destined for classic status but it’s a decent rom-com and George Clooney and Julia Roberts shine.

  • Riz Ahmed in Mogul Mowgli
    September 3, 2021

    Mogul Mowgli Review

    Mogul Mowgli beautifully explores South Asian identity, culture and heritage via the power of music, art, and a sublime cast led by Riz Ahmed.

  • Simu Liu as Shangi-Chi
    September 3, 2021

    Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Review

    Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings introduces fans to a confident lead in Simu Liu—an actor who ably carries the heavy mantle of expectation into a solid MCU origin story.