Bill Nye, Anthony Stacchi, John Boyega, Susan Pinker, Andy Weir

2015 Year in Review

Bill Nye, Anthony Stacchi, John Boyega, Susan Pinker, Andy Weir

Bill Nye

Bill Nye is an American science educator, television presenter, and mechanical engineer. He is best known as the host of the PBS children's science show Bill Nye the Science Guy and for his many subsequent appearances in popular media as a science educator. Currently, he is the CEO of The Planetary Society.

Anthony Stacchi

Anthony is an American effects animator and film director. He graduated from California Institute of the Arts in Film then went on to be an Animator at San Francisco's Colossal Pictures. He became an effects animator at Industrial Light and Magic on Back to the Future and James and the Giant Peach. He made his directorial debut as co-director of Sony Pictures Animation's first animated film Open Season.

John Boyega

John Boyega is a British actor best known for playing Finn in Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015. Boyega rose to prominence in his native United Kingdom for his role of Moses in the 2011 sci-fi comedy film Attack the Block in 2011, before attaining international recognition for his work as Finn in the seventh film of the Star Wars series.

Susan Pinker

Susan Pinker is a psychologist, author and social science columnist for The Wall Street Journal. She is a former weekly columnist for The Globe and Mail, and has also written for The New York Times, The Guardian, and The Times of London.

Andy Weir

Andy Weir is an American novelist whose debut novel, The Martian, was later adapted into a film of the same name directed by Ridley Scott in 2015.