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Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at and support the show!              … more

Chatting Up “Fast and Furious 6″‘s Jordana Brewster

For twelve years now, the Fast and Furious franchise has been steadily ratcheting up the insanity of the action in the films. Also growing and changing in those twelve years… more

Sex Nerd Sandra #93: Touch-Yourself-a-Thon

HAPPY MASTURBATION MONTH! Comedian Mike Black & Sex Ed Legend Carol Queen help celebrate Team Fun when it’s a team of one! TOPICS: Listener Letter, Vibrator Coasting, The Journey, Porn… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

Alton Brown’s Podcast Joins the Nerdist Podcast Network

So, Alton Brown, author, host, chef, commentator, motorcyclist, and all-around brilliant guy, posted this on his website: Our podcast is going to be part of the famed Nerdist network of… more

Take Your Home from Stark to Tony with an Iron Man 3 Mark 42 Life-Size Statue

So, imagine you’ve just moved into a new home with a lovely foyer and everything looks perfect. Well, almost perfect. There’s that spot by the staircase that just seems, well,… more

Chewin’ It #12: Drama Queens

Kevin and Steve have not exclusively been comics over the years. They’ve occasionally dipped their toes in the Drama pool. This week they chat about plays they’ve done, their musical… more

Sneak Peek: Seth Rogen and Zach Galifianakis Play “BBC-een It” On “The Nerdist”

Here’s a long-range sneak peek at the season finale of BBC America’s The Nerdist, posted extra-early as part of YouTube Comedy Week, and when you see who’s in it, you’ll… more

Super Rad! A Talk with Christian Jacobs About “The Aquabats! Super Show!”

Orange County ska rock superheroes The Aquabats were founded in 1994 and almost since their inception, front man Christian Jacobs (aka MC Bat Commander) has been attempting to bring the… more

Comic Book Club: Charles Soule and Henry Zebrowski

Busy comic book creator Charles Soule (Strange Attractors, Swamp Thing, Thunderbolts) and comedian Henry Zebrowski (Your Pretty Face Is Going To Hell) hit the stage! And they hit it HARD. &… more

Hi-Yo Silver! It’s a New “The Lone Ranger” Trailer!

A brand new trailer for Disney’s The Lone Ranger galloped into our lives yesterday after presumably leaping from an exploding train that was carrying bars of gold to Microsoft shareholders… more

You Made It Weird #153: Curtis Gwinn

Curtis Gwinn (writer, NTSF:SD:SUV! UCB!) makes it weird! Follow @peteholmes on Twitter and Like the show on Facebook. Buy YMIW shirts! Order his new special “Nice Try, The Devil”!… more

Con Survival Tips, “Just Cos”

Chloe Dykstra and Meg Turney are back at Planet Comicon in Kansas City for another Just Cos on the Nerdist Channel. This week, they get some tips for cosplayers for… more

Nerdist Podcast: Band of Horses

Chris got to sit down with Ben and Ryan of Band of Horses while in Austin to talk about the early days of their music career, the art of covering… more

The Science Behind the “Drift” in “Pacific Rim”

So, yesterday, we saw the new featurette from the upcoming movie Pacific Rim in which the “drift” in the movie is explained — two pilots merge their minds to control… more

Comic Book Day: Talking “Akaneiro” with Justin Aclin

American McGee has always been a bit of an oddball. Some might call him the “Tim Burton of video games,” but I think that’s a bit of a slight to… more

New “Man of Steel” Trailer: Surrender Or Else

The latest trailer for Man of Steel is a missive from General Zod demanding that that Kal-El guy surrender or he’ll get really, really angry. REALLY angry. You don’t want… more

Two More From “The Kids in the Hall”

The parade of classic sketches from The Kids in the Hall continue for YouTube Comedy Week, and here are two more for ya, both accompanied by Chris Hardwick’s chats with… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for May 22nd, 2013

Man alive! What a week it’s been already. With so many terrible things happening in the world, we need a little bit of levity in our lives, so thank goodness… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 5/21/13

I know that the hours between the series finale of The Office and the release of the latest batch of Arrested Development episodes are unbearable. Luckily, there are The 5… more

Star Trek’s Nine Lives – How The Sci-Fi Saga Keeps Cheating Death

Right now, you can’t turn a corner and not see something Star Trek-related hit you in the face, with the theatrical release this past week of JJ Abrams’ long… more

Drift Along With “Pacific Rim”

IGN has a Pacific Rim featurette up with Guillermo del Toro and the cast offering a look at the “drift,” when the pilots’ brains lock together in a neural bridge… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #87: Jason Fuchs

An in-depth chat with Jason Fuchs about the work he did on the ABC/Disney pilot Big Thunder, the animated feature Ice Age: Continental Drift, being a child actor, and… more

The Shelf: “The Last Stand,” “My Neighbor Totoro,” “Howl’s Moving Castle”

It’s a jam-packed week of Blu-ray and DVD releases this week with action, horror, adventure, comedy and Hayao Miyazaki. Hooray! The Last Stand [youtube… more

The Mutant Season #81: Josh Karp

Artist Josh Karp hangs out with Gil to talk about drawing hands, how he became an artist, and his family! Watch Gil’s videos on YouTube! Support The Mutant Season by… more