Michael Gingold is an American journalist, screenwriter and actor. He has been the managing editor of the horror film magazine Fangoria since 1990.
His writing credits include reviews for The Motion Picture Guide, The Blockbuster Video Guide, and Movies on TV and Videocassette. For nine years, he wrote and self-published the horror review fanzine Scareaphanalia.
Gingold's credits as a screenwriter include the horror films Leeches, Halloween Night, Shadow: Dead Riot and Ring of Darkness. He also has several credits as an actor, mostly bit parts, in films such as, The Suckling, The Blood Shed, A Return to Salem's Lot, Troma's War, The Toxic Avenger Parts II and III, and Sweatshop.