About Holly Amos

Pro Trekspert. Sherlockian. Tolkienist. Movie/TV freak. Music lover. Sports enthusiast. Cosplayer. Fangirl/geek extraordinaire.

Penelope Cruz joins the cast of Zoolander 2


In the tradition of really, really ridiculously good-looking people, Ben Stiller announced via his Instagram Friday that Penelope Cruz has joined the cast of Zoolander 2 in the form of a childhood picture of the Spanish-born actress. “Excited to announce Penelope ‘Little Penny’ Cruz has joined #Zoolander2 cast! #fbf” Stiller, … Continue reading

Netflix to get another season of Arrested Development


Series producer Brian Grazer has confirmed that there will be another season of Arrested Development on Netflix during an appearance on The B.S. Report with Bill Simmons. Although there hasn’t been anything more official, such as a press release from Netflix or Imagine Entertainment (the production company Grazer runs alongside … Continue reading

Netflix streaming removals and additions for February 2015


Every month, contracts that Netflix has with certain movie studios and television networks end and programming is removed from its streaming service as a result. The silver lining is that new content is also added throughout most months. The following is an extensive list of removals and additions to Netflix’s streaming … Continue reading

Review: Mythbusters 10th Anniversary Collection


Any television show that can educate and entertain simultaneously I am on board with. Discovery’s Mythbusters has been one of the best at this concept over the past 10 years, so I was excited to get a sneak peek at the soon-to-be-released 10th Anniversary Collection. Each of the five hosts picked … Continue reading

Nerd HQ: Conversations for a Cause: The Thrilling Adventure Hour


The Thrilling Adventure Hour is one of the most popular old-time radio style productions right now. Their cast held a special panel at Nerd HQ the morning after their epic crossover event with another equally popular show, Welcome to Night Vale. The panel raised $6000 for Operation Smile. Cast members … Continue reading

Nerd HQ: Conversations for a Cause: Stoopid Buddy Stoodios


The guys at Stoopid Buddy Stoodios held a panel this year at Nerd HQ that raised $5000 for Operation Smile. The panel included executive producers Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, John Harvatine, Eric Towner, and writer Tom Root. Stoopid Buddy Stoodios is most well known for its production of the stop-motion … Continue reading

Nerd HQ: Conversations for a Cause: Wil Wheaton and Felicia Day


Wil Wheaton and Felicia Day are some of the most visible celebrity geeks around, thanks to their involvement with Geek & Sundry. Their sold-out panel raised $7000 for Nerd HQ’s favorite charity, Operation Smile. The Geek & Sundry network is very well known for its Tabletop show, a segment hosted by … Continue reading

Nerd HQ: Conversations for a Cause: Nathan Fillion


Nathan Fillion hosted two conversations at Nerd HQ this year; one alone and one with his friend, frequent collaborator, and fellow actor Alan Tudyk. Both sessions were sold out and raised over $6000 for Operation Smile. Nathan’s panels are always some of the most popular of the event not just … Continue reading