Keely Weiss

Keely Weiss

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Los Angeles, CA


  • University of Southern California


  • Arts, Entertainment, LGBTQ Issues


Keely Weiss has worked as a culture and entertainment journalist for over 10 years. From 2007-2012, she founded and ran the interview website Good Prattle, which featured interviews with artists and entertainers from Noah Baumbach to Katy Perry. She is also a filmmaker whose work has screened at leading U.S. and international film festivals. Her short film THE THING ABOUT US premiered at Outfest, the world's leading LGBTQ film festival, in 2016.


Keely went to the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California, where she received her BFA in Writing for Film and Television. She is currently a JD candidate at the UCLA School of Law. 

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. 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, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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