Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

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 Amazon.com and support the show!              … more

FLASH GORDON Movie In Development At Fox

It’s been thirty-four years since the last big screen outing of 1930′s comic strip icon Flash Gordon, and after several fits and starts, it looks like the classic outer space… more

Last Night On @midnight: Jessica St. Clair, Lennon Parham, Rob Huebel plus William Shatner

On @midnight with Chris Hardwick on Comedy Central last night, BFFs the Womptastic Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham (watch their new show Playing House on USA Network starting April… 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
 

Comic Book Day: Pull List for April 23, 2014

In this week’s Pull List, we’ve got sexy women with sharp pointy objects, sexy men who also wield sharp pointy objects (and also have luxurious long black hair, by the… more

There are 3 Free Ways to Watch ORPHAN BLACK’s Season 2 Premiere

What the Dickens? BBC America really must love you Clone Clubbers and all future clone-lovers to be, because they’ve unleashed onto the world not one, not two, but three — count… more

Comic Creator Mark Wheatley Brings His Art to TV’s THE MILLERS This Thursday

Mark Wheatley has received acclaim for writing and illustrating comic book titles as diverse as Breathtaker, Johnny Quest, Hammer of the Gods, and Blood of the Innocent (long in development… more
 

Look Forward to a Price Hike, Netflix Newbies

Depending on what country you live in, Netflix is planning a rate hike of $1 to $2, according to the movie rental service in a letter to shareholders. Without providing… more

Brian Williams Finally Addresses Jimmy Fallon’s TONIGHT SHOW Rap Super Cuts

For years now, Jimmy Fallon has had producer John McDonald sift through years of footage to stitch together sound bytes of NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams into coherent lyrics… more

STAR WARS REBELS at WonderCon

The Empire invaded WonderCon last weekend with a panel all about Disney’s upcoming animated series Star Wars Rebels. Besides showcasing a new clip from the series, panelists Dave Filoni (executive… more
 

Music Geek Track of the Day: Damon Albarn’s “Heavy Seas of Love”

Sure, everyone loves Damon Albarn for his work with groups like Blur and Gorillaz, but I’ll always love him for the score to 1999′s cannibal classic Ravenous. (“That was very…… more

The PING PONG SUMMER Trailer Has a Surprising Amount of Popping and Locking

So from the looks of it, Michael Tully’s Ping Pong Summer is like a higher-energy Napoleon Dynamite set in the ’80s. Oh, and featuring breakdancing. Susan Sarandon, Lea Thompson, Amy… more

Upcoming GAME OF THRONES Episodes Reveal Big Plot Plans and Maybe-Spoilers

As anyone who watches Game of Thrones knows, the most mundane of details (and often the episode titles) can give insight into big things to come on the fantasy epic’s… more
 

MIFVOTD 4/22/14: It’s Not Pitbull – It’s Amy Poehler

Today’s Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day is Billy On The Street’s latest game, called “It’s Not Pitbull – It’s Amy Poehler.” The entire game is Billy Eichner leading… more

WonderCon Panel Recap: REBOOTS, REMAKES, REQUELS

Another day, another reboot/remake/sequel story. Nerdist published one just yesterday about a proposed Goonies II that’s been in the works for a million years and now may actually… more

Dark Horse Gives Away Brian Wood’s THE MASSIVE for Earth Day

Brian Wood’s eco-disaster comic The Massive is nearing its third year, and to celebrate Earth Day, publisher Dark Horse is offering up the first four issues for free (along with… more
 

Period Pieces, Sci-Fi Armor, and Oscar Winning Costume Designs at FIDM Museum

Costume design is an integral part of filmmaking. Whether the story takes place in a realistic setting or a dystopian future, the costumes can make or break your movie. (Just… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #137: Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely

Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, writers of Captain America: Winter Soldier, Thor: The Dark World, The Chronicles of Narnia, and more, chat about their process, being architects of the Marvel… more

Disney Chairman Drops STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Tidbits

Speaking today at the Bloomberg and Tribeca Film Festival Business of Entertainment Breakfast Tuesday in New York, as reported by Variety, Disney Chairman Alan Horn dropped a few Star Wars … more
 

The First Screen Emerges From 2014′s CALL OF DUTY Game

We learned a couple of months back that the Call Of Duty franchise was switching to a three year development cycle being shared amongst three studios (Infinity Ward, Treyarch, and… more

Square Enix is Bringing THEATRHYTHM FINAL FANTASY Sequel to the West

Well, it looks like I’m going to have to learn to spell “Theatrhythm” after all – Square Enix has announced that they’re releasing Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call in the… more

Nerdist News: Possible STAR TREK 3 Director, DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION Trailer, and Wooly Mammoths!

Happy Earth Day, Earthlings, and welcome to another delicious helping of Nerdist News! On today’s episode, Jessica Chobot is spilling the deets on the latest director-star team set to tell… more
 

We’re Alive: Chapter 45 – Distorted Truths – Part 1 of 3

What happened elsewhere…… more

HBO’s SILICON VALLEY Makes Real Website of Its Own “Pied Piper”

On the heels of a season two renewal, HBO’s Silicon Valley is keeping the fun going by taking a website from this current season’s plot, Pied Piper, and making an… more

Marvel Universe LIVE! Brings X-MEN, SPIDER-MAN and THE AVENGERS Together for Massive Arena Spectacular

Though X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Amazing Spider-Man, and The Avengers all have their own studios to contend with on the big screen, you can see all your favorite… more