Ken Tucker, one of the founding staffers of Entertainment Weekly, is joining Yahoo as TV critic. Tucker served as EW’s TV critic and editor-at-large from 1990 to 2013, when he accepted a buyout from Time Inc.
Tucker has also served as music critic for NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross and film critic for New York. His work has appeared in publications such as The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Slate, Salon, Esquire, and The Village Voice.
Tucker’s appointment is effective immediately.