Nerds and Beyond

Brec Bassinger Cast As DC Universe’s Stargirl

Brec Bassinger, the nineteen-year-old actress from School of Rock and Bella and The Bulldogs, has officially been cast as Courtney Whitmore, aka Stargirl. In this new series, Courtney finds out her father used to be a superhero’s sidekick and decides to follow in his footsteps, using a magic staff that...

Listen Online: Emily Swallow in ‘Disgraced’

This week you can listen to Disgraced, a play by Ayad Akhtar featuring Supernatural’s own Emily Swallow. The show will be aired on NPR this weekend and will be available all week through SoundCloud. Disgraced, presented by L.A. Theater Works, was recorded live in April 2018 at the James Bridges...

‘Watchmen’ Series coming to HBO in 2019

Writer Damon Lindelof is going to be bringing Watchmen the series to HBO in 2019. It will be based on the graphic novel by Alan Moore and set in an alternate time where “superheroes” are treated as criminals once they get outlawed. The sci-fi Watchmen graphic novel takes place in...