Anthony P. McIntyre is a Teaching Fellow in Film and Media Studies at University College Dublin. He is author of Contemporary Irish Popular Culture: Transnationalism, Regionality, and Diaspora (Palgrave Macmillan, 2022) and Co-editor of The Aesthetics and Affects of Cuteness (Routledge, 2017). Recent publications have appeared in Feminist Media Studies, Television & New Media, and European Journal of Cultural Studies and the edited collections Sport, the Media, and Ireland: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (Cork University Press, 2020) and Indie TV (Routledge 2022).