Andy Greenwald (born May 19, 1977) is an author and critic. He was a staff writer and principal TV writer for Grantland. Previously, he was a senior contributing writer at Spin, and has also written for such publications as The Washington Post, Blender, Entertainment Weekly, The Village Voice, MTV Magazine, Complex, and Magnet. He is the author of the books Nothing Feels Good: Punk Rock, Teenagers, and Emo and Miss Misery: A Novel. He co-hosts the show After the Thrones on HBO along with Chris Ryan, as well as Hacking Robot on USA Network. Greenwald also hosts the "Andy Greenwald Podcast" and co-hosts "The Watch" on the Channel 33 Podcast Network.
Greenwald grew up in Philadelphia and currently lives in Los Angeles, California. He graduated from Friends' Central School in Philadelphia and Brown University in Providence.