Meet Rian Johnson Wife Karina Longworth, The Author and Film Critic

Rian Johnson and his wife Karina Longworth at 28 Star Wars Premiere
Rian Johnson and his wife Karina Longworth at 28 Star Wars Premiere ( Source : popsugar )

Rian Johnson married journalist wife Karina Longworth in 2018 after dating for many years. The couple is both from the same professional line.

Johnson is an American filmmaker and Longworth film critic. The director made his debut with the 2005 American non-noir Mystery thriller movie Brick. He had worked in Mystery Genre Knives Out, where his partner received credit. 

The director had received an Academy Award nomination for Best Orginal Screenplay. He professionally worked with his family member, including his brother Aaron Johnson and cousin Nathan. His cousins Marke and Zachary Johnson had helped in his film casework. 


Rian Johnson's Wife, Karina Longworth, Is An American Film Critic

American film critic Karina Longworth is the beloved wife of filmmaker Rain Johnson. Besides this, she is a Los Angeles-based author and journalist. She was the host, writer, and producer of the podcast You Must Remember This. 

The podcast covered Hollywood stories and became one of the top film podcasts. Even the show received a 2016 award at the Academy of Podcasters Awards for TV & Film. 

Longworth completed a standard undergraduate degree Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film. Later, she completed a Master of Arts from the San Francisco Art Institute in Cinema Studies in San Francisco, California. 

American film critic Karina Longworth launched a podcast, You Must Remember This
American film critic Karina Longworth launched a podcast, You Must Remember This ( Source : instagram )

Moreover, Longworth was the founder of the movie culture blog Cinematical. Previously, the author had edited Cinematical and SpoutBlog when she lived in New York. Her blog had regularly broadcasted on the Public Radio International program The Takeaway. 

She served as the film editor and critic from 2010 to 2012 at LA Weekly. The journalist contributed to various magazines and online publications such as New York Magazine, Cineaste, Las Vegas Weekly, The Village Voice, The Dail Beast, Slate, Vanity Fair's Little Gold Men blog, and more.

Longworth made an impression in the documentary For the Love of Movies: The Story of American Film Criticism when she worked as a web critic for the Spout blog. 

Karina had even been involved in politics. She had sat out the last California recall election. After she moved to New York, she felt she needed a break from California's unique brand of apocalypse politics. The critic even sends mail-in ballots from Serbia.

Karina Longworth received a special thanks for Johnson's film Knives Out
Karina Longworth received a special thanks for Johnson's film Knives Out ( Source : instagram )

Rain and his wife Karina both are intellectuals. His spouse had received a special thanks for Johnson's 2019 American mystery film Knives Out. After the success, the filmmaker wrote and directed the sequel. Netflix had obtained rights for around $450 million.

Rian Johnson And Karina Longworth Married In 2018

Johnson and Longworth tied the knot in 2018. The couple was living bissful married life for four years. After analyzing the profile, the couple started dating in 2011. As a result, the couple dated for seven years and married.

On June 4, 2017, the couple celebrated their anniversary in Golden Steer Steakhouse Las Vegas. On December 3, 2018, Longworth shared they were married. Her fans congratulated her in the comment. The pair shared numerous pictures on Instagram. 

The writer started sharing a blurry pictures of his partner in 2016. On Janurary 1, 2017, the couple had a glass of wine together. On February 13, 2018, Johnson shared the last week's picture with his wife Karina at the AARP awards while they had a video chat with Kelly Marie Tran.

Rain Johnson celebrating the 41st birthday of his wife, Karina Longworth
Rain Johnson celebrating the 41st birthday of his wife, Karina Longworth ( Source : instagram )

Johnson mentioned he doesn't post pics of them often. The couple attains Netflix's Oscar party after Greg Williams made him look like a movie star. Even the writer had captured the picture of Karina at the Brattle Theater in Boston.

Johnson and Longworth had a six-year age gap. On July 11, 2021, Johnson celebrated the 41st birthday of his partner. On December 17, 2020, the author wished the producer his big day. The director is currently 48 years old as of December 17, 2021. 

The couple joined events, including Art Director's Guild Awards and the Glass Onion LA premiere. The author had worn vintage Paco Rabanne at the event. Besides this, the pair had recently captured at The Governors Awards at The Academy.

Before marriage, the couple had appeared in the Empire Awards, where Rain won Best Director and The Last Jedi won Best Film. They had even spent the holiday in Vegas, New Orleans.

Some FAQs

Who is Rian Johnson's wife?

Karina Longworth is the wife of Rian Johnson.

When did Rian Johnson and Karina Longworth marry?

Karina Longworth and Rain Johnson married in December 2018.



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