Jake Kleinman

Jake Kleinman is the Executive Editor at Inverse where he oversees features, special issues, and recurring columns and franchises. He also writes regularly about movies and television.

Jake was previously the senior entertainment editor at Inverse and before that the video games editor at Mic. As a freelancer, his work has appeared in Rolling Stone, Vice, Lifehacker, Laptop Magazine, and elsewhere.

His favorite superhero movie is Batman: Mask of the Phantasm.

The Mandalorian

'Mandalorian' Theory Reveals the Return of a Controversial Star Wars Character

“Something's wrongo here.”


Lance Reddick Made the Best Sci-Fi Show Even Better — Until He Didn’t

Remembering Matthew Abaddon.

Star Wars

'The Mandalorian' Just Revealed Why the New Republic Was Always Doomed

One minor scene explains a pivotal moment in Star Wars history.


Adam Brody Does the Inverse Easter Egg Interview

The Shazam! Fury of the Gods star explains his best (and weirdest) cinematic moments.

The Inverse Interview

Josh Segarra Wants To Tell You A Secret

The Scream 6 star talks Marvel, DC, and what comes next.


How the Ending of 'Scream 6' Sets Up 'Scream 7' — and Beyond

The next sequel is only a matter of time.


Does 'Scream 6' Have a Post-Credits Scene? The New Sequel Breaks a Franchise Rule

What’s your favorite post-credits scene?


'Scream 6' Is Bigger and Bloodier — But Does That Make It Better?

Ghostface takes Manhattan in a scary, fun, and messy new sequel.


When Is the 'Stranger Things' Season 5 Release Date? David Harbour Just Shared a Huge Update

We may finally know when the Netflix show’s final season will debut.


'The Mandalorian' Just Teased the Answer to a Major Star Wars Mystery

Star Wars space whales, explained.

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With Melanie Lynskey in the Spotlight, You Need to Watch Her Unrelenting Netflix Thriller

Six years later, this Netflix original feels more relevant than ever.


Captain Kwong Confirms a Dark Truth About 'The Last of Us'

“We're the only thing holding this all together.”


'Quantumania's Director Just Solved a Major 'Avengers: Kang Dynasty' Mystery

We know Kang is the new big bad, but which Kang?

Star Wars

'The Mandalorian' Season 3 is Defying a Terrible TV Trend

The Mandalorian isn’t setting a surprising new record for Star Wars television.

Mind and Body


Detox is an Inverse series that cuts through the hype and confusion of today’s health and wellness claims. From sunscreen to probiotics to face washing and everything in between, we cut straight to the science providing readers with accurate, evidence-based advice to live healthy and happy lives. Send your questions to detox@inverse.com.

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'Ant-Man: Quantumania' Is Setting Up 'Guardians of the Galaxy 3' to Fail

You can only push the limits of an odd-ball hero like Scott Lang so far.


'Quantumania’s Post-Credits Scene Just Solved a Huge 'Loki' Mystery

“You think I'm evil, well, just wait till you meet my Variants.”


How 'Army of Darkness' Turned Evil Dead Into an Unkillable Zombie Franchise

30 years later, this is still the most important chapter in the Deadite saga.


'Quantumania' Proves Marvel Still Isn’t Over 'Avengers: Endgame' — And That’s a Good Thing

Can the MCU ever move past Thanos entirely?


Is 'The Mandalorian' Season 3 Excluding One Iconic Star Wars Character? An Investigation