Olivia Jakiel

Los Angeles, CA
University Of Wisconsin
Celebrity & Entertainment News, Reality TV, Health & Wellness, Fashion
  • Olivia Jakiel is a freelance writer for The List.
  • She's previously written for HollywoodLife, HelloGiggles, YourTango, LittleThings, Insider, and more.
  • She has a wealth of knowledge about reality TV and shows from the 2000s.


Olivia Jakiel is an editor and writer who has over eight years of experience writing across celebrity/entertainment news, health & wellness, beauty, men's and women's fashion, food, and lifestyle verticals. Her work has appeared on HollywoodLife, Insider, Next Luxury, HelloGiggles, Yahoo, MSN, Hollyscoop, YourTango, LittleThings, Purple Clover, Obsev, and more. When she's not writing about celebs or the latest lifestyle trends, you can catch her hiking in the mountains of Los Angeles, baking, obsessing over interior design, or sipping a good cup of French press with her scruffy little sidekick, Jones Pickle Copernicus, by her side. She is also a Type 1 diabetic and an advocate for #Insulin4All.


Olivia attended the University of Wisconsin - Madison, where she played Division I ice hockey for the Badgers and won an NCAA championship her sophomore year. She also wrote for the campus music magazine, Emmie, and majored in English and creative writing.
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