BFCA Member Profile

Bill Wine

Primary Outlet:
KYW Newsradio (CBS)
Website:
http://www.cbsphilly.com/movies
Biography:
Bill Wine has been KYW Newsradio's movie critic since 2001. He previously served as movie critic for the Fox Network's Philadelphia TV station from 1990 to 2002, first for its evening news and then for its morning program, receiving three Emmy awards and eight Emmy nominations for his writing. Wine has also served as a film, theatre, television and book critic for such publications as The Village Voice, The Camden Courier-Post, the Philadelphia Daily News, and The Philadelphia Inquirer, and has contributed articles, essays, and reviews to numerous magazines and film books. Bill is a tenured professor in the Department of Communication at La Salle University, where he teaches film and writing courses. In addition to his work in the media and academia, he is also a produced and published playwright. A lifelong resident of the Philadelphia area, Bill attended Drexel University and did his graduate work at Temple University. He now lives in Wyncote with his wife and two daughters. You can catch Bill Wine's movie reviews on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays on KYW Newsradio 1060!