Martha Sorren
Martha is an Associate TV Editor at Bustle. She's obsessed with puns, movie sequels, Top Ramen, and can often be found unironically watching The Bachelor and grieving over Grey's Anatomy's latest character death. She met Tom Hiddleston once and they took a selfie together.

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Yvonne Strahovski's 'Handmaid's Tale' Shatters A Harmful Female Stereotype

Yvonne Strahovski has an impossible job. She's promoting a television series that no one wants to watch. Not because it isn't good, but because it's almost too good, too real. The Handmaid's Tale shou...
By Martha Sorren

Why "Crush" Singer Jennifer Paige Doesn't Miss The '90s

Nostalgia for the '90s is at an all-time high. Revivals of popular '90s shows are popping up all the time (Twin Peaks, anyone?), The Splat brought classic Nickelodeon cartoons back to your TV, and cla...
By Martha Sorren

Joan Crawford Allegedly Knew About 'Mommie Dearest'

Christina Crawford's memoir Mommie Dearest was published a year after the death of its subject, her adoptive mother. But the finale of Feud claims that Joan Crawford knew about Mommie Dearest before i...
By Martha Sorren

This 'Girlboss' Song Is An Anthem For The Series

SPOILERS for the Girlboss finale ahead. There's no denying that Netflix's Girlboss series has great songs. The show plays with genres and years and styles to take us back to a simpler time: The early ...
By Martha Sorren

Betty Who Is Making Room For Women In Music

Jessica Newham radiates cool from the moment she steps into a room, standing a foot taller than me ("a foot taller than everybody," she reminds me) with the kind of haircut I've always wished I could ...
By Martha Sorren

Julianne Hough Wants To Empower Women To Talk About Their Periods

Julianne Hough describes herself as "a tough cookie" repeatedly in our interview and there's certainly no denying that. The triple threat (singer, dancer, actor) is currently training for her Move Bey...
By Martha Sorren

In The Bustle Booth With Betty Who

When celebrities come into Bustle HQ in New York, whether it's for a photoshoot, videoshoot, or a Facebook Live, we want to give them the chance to leave their mark. Literally. So we hand them a pen, ...
By Martha Sorren

This 'Feud' Assistant Is So Much More Than That

Although at its heart, Feud is about Bette Davis and Joan Crawford, the FX series does a great job giving the secondary characters their own time in the spotlight as well. Sunday's episode is the spot...
By Martha Sorren

This ‘Beauty And The Beast’ DeTail Has Been Ignored For Too Long

Enough time has passed since the release of Disney's live-action Beauty and the Beast remake that fans can start really digging into it. We've already talked about all of the major moments (Belle's ba...
By Martha Sorren

Riggs & Meredith Confront Their Feelings On 'Grey's Anatomy' — VIDEO

All season long, the will-they won't-they of Meredith Grey and Nathan Riggs has teased Grey's Anatomy fans, but things are finally getting serious between the two. As shown in this exclusive clip for ...
By Martha Sorren

What Kim Kardashian Prayed For During Her Robbery Will Break You

As a Kardashian fan, I was so nervous about Sunday's episode of Keeping Up With The Kardashians because I knew Kim was going to tell her Paris robbery story. I wasn't sure I could handle how heartbrea...
By Martha Sorren

'Beauty And The Beast's "Exclusively Gay" Moment Does More Harm Than Good

Disney fans had a lot to say when director Bill Condon told Attitude magazine that the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast would have an "exclusively gay moment." Some denounced the film as a r...
By Martha Sorren

Meet Rachel's 'Bachelorette' Suitor Blake

In what truly may have been the most dramatic Bachelor moment ever, Rachel's Bachelorette season started early, as in during Nick's After The Final Rose. Rachel met for of her suitors and Bachelorette...
By Martha Sorren

Who Are The Men From Rachel’s 'Bachelorette'?

Well, when Chris Harrison says to expect a historic moment on The Bachelor, he really delivers. In a first for the show (so many of those this season!) Rachel met her Bachelorette contestants early. C...
By Martha Sorren

Rachel Met Her 'Bachelorette' Contestants Early

This Bachelor season was certainly dramatic, so it's fitting that it ended with another huge moment. Rachel met her Bachelorette contestants early, as in, like, before her filming even started. The fi...
By Martha Sorren

This Is How Things Ended For Vanessa On 'The Bach'

Fourth time was truly the charm for Nick Viall who proposed to Vanessa during The Bachelor finale. After narrowing 30 women down to just two, Nick made the decision to send Raven home and get down on ...
By Martha Sorren

What It's Like To Perform For A 'Bachelor' Date

Have you ever wondered what it's like for a musician to play on a Bachelor date? I know that every time I see a couple making out in front of a singer, I feel secondhand awkwardness. But, for a lot of...
By Martha Sorren

How Nick Viall's Season Broke 'The Bachelor' Mold

No matter what you think about Nick Viall's season of The Bachelor, there's no denying that it's ushering in a new era of the franchise. When I look back at what The Bachelor was like in the beginning...
By Martha Sorren

'Andi Mack' Brings More Diversity To TV

I can pretty much name mainstream television shows that feature Asian-American families on one hand — Fresh Off The Boat, Dr. Ken, Master of None — and most of the shows that do put Asian characters i...
By Martha Sorren

How 'Big Little Lies' Helps Me Move On Post-Trauma

My 2017 New Year's Resolution was to try dating again. I'd not gone on a single date in years. A combination of gaslighting and intense emotional abuse in one of my previous relationships had left me ...
By Martha Sorren