Author: Amanda

Movie Review: ‘Adolescence’

A few of us here at Nerds and Beyond were fortunate enough to watch the dark and realistic coming-of-age story, Adolescence, written by Cal Barnes (Unfriended), Mickey River (21 Days), Chris Rossi (Meadowland), and Ashley Avis (Premium Cali), who also directed. The film follows Adam (Mickey River), an artistic teen from...

Pride Month Spotlight: Chuck Shurley

Welcome to the final article of our 2019 Pride Month Series! Every day for the month of June, we have highlighted a different member of the LGBTQ+ community, including fictional characters, celebrities, and activists alike — the positive voices within the LGBTQ+ community and in mainstream media. And we conclude...

‘Greater Austin Comic Con’ Takes Over Austin

Saturday, June 15 marked the first official day for Greater Austin Comic Con (GACC). The greater Austin area, Cedar Park to be specific, was overrun (and well protected) by superheroes from multiple different universes, filled with creativity and joy, and no doubt formed many friendships. Who were the guests in...

Pride Month Spotlight: Megan Rapinoe

  Welcome to day 19 of our 2019 Pride Month Series! Every day for the month of June, we will be highlighting a different member of the LGBTQ+ community, including fictional characters, celebrities, and activists alike — the positive voices within the LGBTQ+ community and in mainstream media. Today’s spotlight...