Carrie Grosvenor


  • Freelance entertainment writer who has contributed to CNN, MSNBC, and the Game Show Network
  • Author of "So You Want to Be on Wheel of Fortune"
  • Founder of Reality Shack, a website for fans of reality TV


Carrie Grosvenor is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles and reviews for over eight years. Since 1999, she has been covering game shows and other television genres, including reality TV.

Grosvenor has written recaps of popular shows, contributed news and commentary to a range of websites and blogs, and interviewed television personalities such as "Wheel of Fortune" co-host Vanna White and "Jeopardy!" champion Ken Jennings. Her work has appeared in publications and programs such as CBC's The National, the New York Daily News, CNN, MSNBC, Woman's World, and AOL Morning Rush.


Grosvenor studied at Mohawk College.

Awards and Publications

Grosvenor is also the author of the book "So You Want to Be on Wheel of Fortune."

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