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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

Something is Amiss and M.U.T.O. Knows the Truth

Global warming? Aliens? WMDs? Something is happening at geographic oddities across the globe. Vehicles bearing the logo of research organization M.U.T.O. have been photographed near the twin… more

VERONICA MARS Coming to Theaters for Pi, Set for Release March 14th

A long time ago, we used to be friends… but we’ve definitely been thinking about Veronica Mars lately. This week it was announced our favorite teen PI would be returning… 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

Gordon Ramsay and The Muppets’ Swedish Chef Get in a FOOD FIGHT

In anticipation of Muppet’s Most Wanted coming to theaters in March of 2014, Muppet Studios is bringing us all-new muppisodes. In the latest short, “Food Fight!,” The Muppets go head-to-head… more

Think Geek’s Technomancer Digital Wizard Hoodie No Longer a Joke

Our friends at Think Geek, those knowledgeable nerds who create some of the most fun products on the planet, have dreamed up some wild stuff in their time, but nothing… more

Pete Holmes’ Xavier Continues to Fire Mutants in Ex-Men

Pete Holmes, the lovable comic genius who just happens to have a damn fine podcast on this here site, has struck nerd comedy gold with his pitch perfect “Ex-Men.” In… more

Macaulay Culkin Crawls Back Into Our Hearts with Pizza Underground

Macaulay Culkin. Velvet Underground. Pizza. No, this isn’t some updated vision for Kevin McAllister tripping out on drugs and coming up with inventive ways to steal a large cheese pizza… more

Disney Secures Rights for All Future Indiana Jones Films from Paramount

Crank up the John Williams and clear a spot on your shelf for a few new archeological artifacts, because the path has been cleared for new, Disney produced Indiana Jones… more

Nerdist News: Amazon Prime Drones, Amazing Spider-Man 2, and Telltale’s Walking Dead Season 2

It’s the toughest Monday of the year. You’re still knee-deep in a food coma, struggling to make out the distant, hazy vision of holiday glory. Who will save… more

Cyber Monday: Nerdist’s 3rd Annual Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway

Happy Holidays! We’re officially past Thanksgiving, in the middle of Chanukah, and now in a final countdown toward Christmas, which means it’s time to get moving on getting your family… more

Black Friday: Top 5 Movies Set in Malls

Congratulations! You survived your families, football and food yesterday. Now you get to experience the great American tradition of racking your brain to remember if your 2nd cousin like The… more

Holiday Gift Guide: The I-Barely-Know-Them Edition

No matter what you do, at some point in every holiday season you are going to have to get a gift for someone you don’t know that well. Maybe you… more

Apocalypse Meow as Super Mario 3D Worlds Invades the Real World

Is it cute or is it catastrophic? That’s what the Action 8 News Team is asking in a special news bulletin on brightly colored creatures rampaging through the city. The… more

An Awkward Justice League Thanksgiving

We know the holidays can be tough. With all of the family in-fighting, mounds of food that can sometimes be unidentifiable, and dealing with people you just don’t want to… more

NYCC: Jim Henson Remembered and an Interview with Lisa Henson

At New York Comic Con, Jim Henson was remembered by some of his long time collaborators and friends on a panel to promote the book Jim Henson: The Biography. Panelists… more

THE WOLVERINE: UNLEASHED with Director James Mangold

The Wolverine: Unleashed releases on Blu-ray next Tuesday. As you know from Dan’s The Wolverine review this past summer, the film does some massive course correcting from Logan’s previous solo… more

5-Year-Old Lindalee Grills Jenna Coleman about DOCTOR WHO

If you missed Matt Smith chatting up ace reporter Lindalee in London, you missed out on feeling all the feels at once. Seriously, what kind of monster are you? This… more

Protocol Orphans’ Creator Peter Facinelli

Peter Facinelli is an actor and a familiar one at that, from theTwilight saga, Can’t Hardly Wait, Six Feet Under, Damages, Nurse Jackie… well, a lot. But he’s also the… more

The Best of Doctor Who Week, Vol. 2

We’re hours away from the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special, “The Day of the Doctor,” and we’re happier than an adipose at a Texas BBQ festival. We’ve been celebrating Doctor… more

Catching Up With Edgar Wright After The World’s End

This week saw the release of Edgar Wright’s phoenomenal finale to the Cornetto Trilogy, The World’s End, on Blu-ray and DVD. The films that Edgar has made in partnership with… more

Nerdist News: Blair Herter, more DOCTOR WHO News, XBOX One Impressions & Giveaway

Welcome back true believers and false followers. We’re glad to have you all. In today’s epsiode of Nerdist News, Jessica takes a look at critics’ first impressions of the Xbox… more

Nerdist News: PS4 Launches, Win an Xbox One, & Edward James Olmos is Rad Dad

Today on Nerdist News, Jess rounds takes a look at the first impressions of the Playstation 4, fills us in on what the recent Doctor Who minisode means for the… more

Exclusive: First Look at Boom Studios’ ROBOCOP Tie-In Comics

The latest incarnation of RoboCop is turning some heads after the latest trailer revealed more of the dynamics at work in the new “old Detroit.” While you’ll have to wait… more

Nerdist News: Maleficent, Knife Wielding Robots and Xbox One Giveaway Announcement

Welcome back to the news show recently voted “Most Likely to Succeed” in YouTube’s yearbook. While we’ve wowed you with Thor: The Dark World’s Jaimie Alexander and teased what we… more