Former New York Times reporter Sharon Waxman’s Hollywood news site The Wrap has launched a "Version 1.0."
In a welcome message to readers, Ms. Waxman writes:
Ms. Waxman calls her site "a conversation. A dialogue." She also predicts, "We will make mistakes, and you will point them out."
In October, Ms. Waxman wrote on her personal blog, Wax Word:
In addition to Ms. Waxman, the site’s Masthead includes Timothy Doyle, formerly of Variety, Maria Russo, who used to work at The Los Angeles Times (and before that The Observer), sometime Observer writer Nicole LaPorte, former Defamer editor Mark Lisanti, and NPR’s Kim Masters.