Alexia McKay

Alexia McKay is a News Writer for Romper. She’s always looking out for the top trends and headlines from hardcore 5’o clock style news to lifestyle and entertainment. Additionally, as a budding entrepreneur, she enjoys covering business-related topics and has a soft spot for mental health. With over 11 years in the industry, the Florida A&M University graduate has worked at CBS, ABC, FOX, and Spectrum news affiliates as a television news producer. Alexia is also the publisher, founder, editor in chief of RoyalTee Magazine, a digital and print quarterly publication that focuses on millennial, minority men and women who are making impacts in business, art, and humanitarian works through entrepreneurial endeavors. Aside from her own platform, her work has appeared in the Florida Courier, The Daytona Times, and the Michael Baisden Show. She has also covered major entertainment events such as the BET Awards in Los Angeles and conducted various celebrity interviews. When she is not working, Alexia enjoys traveling, online shopping, happy hour with friends, sushi, catching up with friends, and being a bird mother to her parakeet, Lemon Drop. Additionally, she enjoys getting involved in her community and helping others as a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated. Alexia is a Tampa, FL native and currently lives there now. You can find more of Alexia’s work at royalteemagazine.com

Books

Meena Harris Released A New Children's Book All About Ambition

"...when it comes to our own ambitions, we all have some unlearning to do."

Entertainment

Everything You Need To Know To Start Watching AfrokidsTV

"We developed the site is to expose the African American family to other things that they can show to their kids."

Viral

This Viral Lion King Theory About What Happened To Mufasa After He Died Is Dark

Take a seat and grab a comforting cup of tea because Mufasa's story just got sadder...

Kids' Entertainment

Everything You Need To Know About The New Disney+ Movie 'Flora & Ulysses'

There's a squirrel with superhero powers... what more do you need?

Entertainment

Joanne Rogers, Wife Of Mr. Rogers, Has Died At The Age Of 92

"We extend our heartfelt condolences to Joanne's family and the thousands of people who had the privilege of knowing and loving her."

Entertainment

The Puppy Bowl Is Back & It's Exactly What You Need Right Now

Team Ruff and Team Fluff are back for a 2021 paw-down.

Life

U.S. Employers Cut 140,000 Jobs In December & They Were Mostly Women Of Color

Why are women taking a hit in the job market?

Entertainment

Netflix Is Giving 'Matilda' A Musical Reboot

90s babies are *very* excited.

News

Teachers Are Responding To Betsy DeVos Resigning & They're Not Holding Back

"Good riddance Betsy."

Entertainment

Kim Kardashian Got North & Chicago Custom L.O.L. Surprise! Dolls

Adorable!

Entertainment

Here's How You Can Watch Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical

It's a one-day sensation, "cooked to perfection."

Celebrity

Nicki Minaj’s First Photos Of Her Son Are Here & His Fendi Onesie Is Too Cute

“Papa Bear thank you so very much for choosing me to be your mama."

Holiday Entertainment

There's Only One Way To Watch Happy New Year, Charlie Brown! In 2020

Ring in 2021 with the Peanuts!

Entertainment

Did You Notice The Fun Little Toy Story Detail In Pixar’s New Movie Soul?

Hint: It's where everything else is!

Entertainment

Disney Fans Are Feeling Emotional After Watching Pixar’s New Movie Soul

And are taking away a few valuable life lessons, too.

Celebrity

Nick Cannon Just Welcomed A Baby Girl & Is Now A Proud Dad Of 4

Powerful Queen Cannon has made her debut.

Entertainment

Mark Your Calendars: grown-ish Returns In 2021

Watch out world, Zoey is grown now...or is she?

Entertainment

Beyoncé Is Donating $500K to Families Facing Eviction And Foreclosure During Pandemic

All hail the queen.

Entertainment

'Soul' Is Coming To Disney+ On Christmas & Here's How To Stream It

"This is a remarkable, monumental character, the first African American character and it couldn't have come at a better time."

Holidays

Apparently Halle Berry's Elf On The Shelf Is 'Just As Mad About 2020' As You

From lighting matches to pooping chocolate chips, this elf has been anything but nice.