Jen Ortiz, Cosmopolitan

Jen Ortiz


New York, NY, United States

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Past articles by Jen:

Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 Review 2021 — Microsoft Surface Laptop 4

This lil laptop is super-thin, weighing under three pounds, and don’t even get me started on the color. But there’s more than just cute looks happening here. → Read More

"That Was the Oh-Sh*t Moment": Exactly What Went Down Inside the Capitol When Pro-Trump Rioters Stormed In

D.C.-based visual journalist Ting Shen gave Cosmo a play-by-play of his wild day inside the Capitol, from watching rioters jump through windows to being evacuated alongside senators. → Read More

This Isn’t One of Those Barbie Ferreira Profiles That’s Just a Story About “Body Positivity”

'Euphoria' breakout and 'Unpregnant' star Barbie Ferreira is too real to indulge any of your Hollywood B.S.. That’s what makes her so damn watchable. → Read More

That “Will You Shut Up, Man?” Moment Hits Me Right in My Lady Parts

Remember when the field of candidates vying for the Oval Office was the most female in history? Now we’re trapped inside a frat house basement and the keg’s tapped. → Read More

I Tried to Fix My Dog with a Pet Psychic Reading

I did a pet psychic reading with celebrity animal communicator Sonya Fitzpatrick to try to cure my dog's separation anxiety. Here's what happened. → Read More

Your Sagittarius Monthly Horoscope for December

Your Sagittarius astrological forecast for December 2019. → Read More

Iggy Azalea Is Ready for Her Comeback. Are You?

The infamous Australian rapper wants a second chance. (Her sophomore full-length studio album, In My Defense, dropped July 19.) She knows what you’re thinking. → Read More

Ever Been Dragged by a Co–Star Push Notification? Meet Banu Guler, the CEO Behind the Savagery

Nothings stings like a Scorpio your horoscope, ya know? → Read More

Taffy Brodesser-Akner Really, Really, Really Wanted to Write This Profile

The star writer dishes on your fave celebs, sexism, and her explosive new novel. → Read More

Let's Ruin the Season and Revisit NSYNC's 'Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays' Music Video, Shall We?

A look back at NSYNC's iconic music video for "Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays," 20 years later. → Read More

How Female Gamers Are Trying to Reinvent the Video Game Industry to Be More Inclusive and Feminist

Today there are more women than ever super smashing through the tech boys' club to create inventive, engaging, downright fun video games. Their mission? Turn anyone, of any gender, at any age, into a gamer. → Read More

Heidi Klum and Boyfriend Tom Kaulitz Dress up as Shrek Characters for Halloween

What did Heidi Klum, AKA the Queen of Halloween, dress up as this year? Hint: Lots of green. → Read More

The 20 Expensive Collectible Beanie Babies Will Make You Rich

Our countdown of some of the priciest Beanie Babies on the market that we wish we'd kept as kids. → Read More

Jen Ortiz Deputy Entertainment Editor,

I oversee's entertainment/culture/celebrity coverage, editing and contributing features, profiles, essays, and more. Before that, I was a senior editor at Marie Claire. Before that, I worked at GQ. Send me pitches, Real Housewives GIFs, and invitations to be on your Daria, Clue, and/or Seinfeld trivia teams at → Read More

OMG, Here's How to Recover from Watching 'Suspiria'

If you watched 'Suspiria' this weekend, you need this. → Read More

Fear Not, the 'Halloween' Sequel Is Actually Really Good

Our review of the new film, Halloween (in theaters today), which picks up the classic horror movie story 40 years after the John Carpenter-helmed original. Spoiler: It's fun! → Read More

Netflix’s ‘The Haunting of Hill House’ Is Here to Ruin Your Weekend in the Best Way Possible

Our review of Netflix's new horror series, ‘The Haunting of Hill House,’ streaming now. Spoiler: we're scared. → Read More

How the Bella Twins Turned Your Fave Guilty-Pleasure Sport into a Feminist Empire sits down with Nikki and Brie—AKA WWE superstars, The Bella Twins—to talk about reality TV fame, public breakups, and their highly anticipated comeback to the ring. → Read More

The Story Behind Shangela's Scene-Stealing Role in 'A Star Is Born' Will Give You ~Feels~

Cosmopolitan sits down with 'RuPaul's Drag Race' alum Shangela to talk about her role in the Bradley Cooper-helmed, Lady Gaga-starring film, 'A Star Is Born.' → Read More

'Game of Thrones' Takes Home the Outstanding Drama Series Award at the 2018 Emmys

Congratulations, Team Winter: your favorite fantasy series, 'Game of Thrones' just won the Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series. → Read More