Alex Welch

Alex Welch is a TV and movies writer at Inverse. He writes about the latest developments from all the major upcoming film and TV releases, conducts interviews with the creators behind many of those same projects, provides weekly classic sci-fi film recommendations, and breaks down all the weirdest and coolest movie and TV fan theories that are circulating the internet. Based in Los Angeles, Alex has been covering the entertainment world online for nearly a decade now. In addition to Inverse, his work has been featured on IGN, Paste Magazine, Primetimer, TV by the Numbers, Looper, Screen Rant, The Berrics, and several other outlets. He's interviewed some of the biggest actors and filmmakers in the world and boasts an embarrassingly extensive knowledge of all of the popular Hollywood franchises. As a former midwesterner, Alex is perfectly happy to never have to shovel snow again. He dreams of one day being in the Criterion closet.

MCU
'Eternals' leak reveals Harry Styles’ mysterious new MCU character
Alex Welch
Siblings really can be the worst, can't they?
Mutant Madness
'Black Panther' theory reveals the surprising way one X-Men joins the MCU
Alex Welch
It all ties back to vibranium.
Across the Multiverse
'Doctor Strange 2' leak reveals how Ghost Rider joins the MCU
Alex Welch
Is the spirit of vengeance coming (back) to the MCU?
Into the Multiverse
'Thor 4’s most shocking 'Avengers: Endgame' change could reveal an epic twist
Alex Welch
Alexa, play “Thunderstruck” by AC/DC.
Riddle Me This
'The Batman' trailer: The Ridder, Catwoman, and 4 more characters, explained
Alex Welch
What’s black and blue and dead all over?
Into the Multiverse
'Spider-Man 3' needs to bring one multiversal web-slinger into the MCU
Alex Welch
Will No Way Home finally introduce a non-American web-slinger?
Inverse Codex
'Justice League' HBO Max release date, premiere time, trailer, post-credits scene for the "Snyder Cut"
Alex Welch and Mike Bloom
Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and the other heroes of the DC Extended Universe get a second chance on HBO Max. Here’s everything to know about the “Snyder Cut.”
Fire & Blood
'House of the Dragon' trailer: Who sits on the Iron Throne?
Alex Welch
The Protector of the Realm’s face may be shrouded, but we know his story.
Inverse Recommends
You need to watch the most unnerving cult classic thriller on Amazon Prime ASAP
Alex Welch
John Carpenter's follow-up to Halloween is an underrated cult classic.
Light It Up
Listen: Robert Pattinson's Batman voice is soaked in darkness
Alex Welch
“It’s not just a signal; it’s a warning.”
Into the Multiverse
How one X-Men character could solve Marvel’s biggest mutant problem
Alex Welch
Marvel Studios can bring the X-Men to life. One slick, fan-favorite mutant could play a key role in that process.
Multiverse of Madness
X-Men MCU leak may confirm a huge 'Doctor Strange 2' cameo rumor
Alex Welch
Prepare yourselves, Marvel fans.
Into the Multiverse
'Doctor Strange 2' theory changes WandaVision’s post-credits scene
Alex Welch
Where exactly did Wanda choose to go?
Quick cuts
'Scream' trailer: Why horror’s best slasher franchise is in safe hands
Alex Welch
Scream fans may be able to rest a little easier.
Into the Multiverse
'Thor 4' cameo rumor settles a massive 'Avengers 5' debate
Alex Welch
We need to see more of this Avengers duo.
Quantumania
'Ant-Man' 3 leak reveals Marvel’s most shocking cameo so far
Alex Welch
When there’s a conqueror in your Quantum Realm, who ya gonna call?
Into the Multiverse
'Spider-Man 3' needs to give fans the one web-slinger they deserve
Alex Welch
Give us Spider-Gwen, or give us death.
Precious
Amazon's Lord of the Rings series could feature a legendary warrior Peter Jackson ignored
Alex Welch
Will Glorfindel finally get his chance to shine on-screen?
Inverse Recommends
You need to watch the most nerve-frying sci-fi thriller on HBO Max ASAP
Alex Welch
Sci-fi thrillers just don’t get much better than this.
MCU
'Eternals' leaks could confirm a huge 'Black Panther 2' villain rumor
Alex Welch
It’s all connected...