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Nerdist News: More Live From WonderCon with Jason O'Mara, Simon Kinberg, and Lots of Deadpool


Polling Place:’s Favorite Animated Movies

Welcome back to another week of poll and answer. We asked the editorial team what their favorite animated movie was. This list was compiled from each contributor selecting… more

NERDIST NEWS: THOR THE DARK WORLD’s Jaimie Alexander, Marvel Invades Netflix, & Robocop

We’ve made it to the end of our first week of Nerdist News and so far we’ve seen Chris give Jessica the hosting gig, Jessica terrorize the office with a… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more

Watch the Premiere of NERDIST NEWS with Jessica Chobot!

The countdown is over. Today marks the debut of the all new Nerdist News with your host, Jessica Chobot. She’s our favorite news correspondent on the Citadel, so we… more

Keanu Reeves and Tiger Chen are Men of Tai Chi

The day of the kung-fu film seemed to be waning as of late. While over the top, tough-guy action is back in a big way, the classic martial arts action… more

Nerdist News with Jessica Chobot: Watch the Premiere Now!

The countdown is over. Today marks the debut of the all new Nerdist News with your host, Jessica Chobot. She’s our favorite news correspondent on the Citadel, so we… more

Play Games w/ Team Nerdist For Extra Life Saturday

What are you doing Saturday? Take today to get over your trick or treat sugar induced coma because this weekend the children need you. Team Nerdist is locking it down… more

WALKING DEAD Recap: Isolation

This week on The Walking Dead, we get some exposition up in here, Rick gets bullied into trying to solve a murder, and Hershel continues to prove why he’s my… more

Polling Place: Our All-Time Favorite Horror Films

We’re often asked two very important questions here at Nerdist: What is Chris Hardwick really like, and what is your favorite part of your job? Let the record show that… more

SNL Recap: Edward Norton Finally Hosts Saturday Night Live

Another weekend, another new episode of Saturday Night Live. This week the incomparable Edward Norton finally graces the stage of Studio 8H to host SNL with musical guest Janelle Monae…. more

NERDSWAG: Win Tickets to Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton

With Halloween rapidly approaching the events to celebrate this monster-filled month of October are coming at us fast. One event that every All Hallow’s Eve enthusiast is ready for are… more

Captain America: The Winter Soldier First Footage and Poster

Chris Evans is back as the star spangled bad ass Steve Rogers in the first footage of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Loosely based on the Ed Brubaker run of… more

Beta’d: Ed Boon on His MORTAL KOMBAT Legacy

Mortal Kombat: Legacy premiered its second season today on Machinima. It tells the continuing, and hyper-violent, journey of your favorite characters from the classic video game franchise. The man behind… more

Fantastic Fest: Keanu Reeves’ MAN OF TAI CHI

Short Review: In Keanu Reeves’ directorial debut, the actor shows he can feature stylized action and deliver a delightfully over-the-top performance as the film’s villain. The simplistic dialogue and ’80s… more

Fantastic Fest: Wolf Delivers Violent Charm

Short Review: In a bleak picture of life in the Netherlands, Wolf is equal parts Grand Theft Auto and Rocky. A man’s desire to do right by his family after… more

Fantastic Fest: The Fantastic Debates Pit Keanu Reeves Against Tim League

Fantastic Fest is currently underway in Austin, Texas and this past Saturday night, it hosted its most popular event, The Fantastic Debates. The debates are a chance for cinephiles and… more

The TCL Chinese Theater Brings IMAX Tech to Old Hollywood

Beginning today the film aficionados of Los Angeles will finally be able to watch movies in one of the most storied theaters in the country without sacrificing seeing it in… more

Comic Book Day: Pursuing Your Passion with Sharad Devarajan

Sharad Devarajan has been a lifelong fan of comics. From an intern at DC to partnering with Richard Branson on Virgin Comics, if there’s something interesting happening in comics, Devarajan… more

Beta’d: WILDSTAR is Wild Fun

One of the standout games at PAX this year was Wildstar, a new MMORPG from NCSOFT. In the world of Wildstar, there is a galaxy wide land rush for the… more

ROBOCOP Returns with a Teaser Trailer

Alex Murphy is dead. Long live the new Alex Murphy. Joel Kinnaman is stepping into the silver suit… er black cyborg body of the future of law enforcement. Sam Jackson,… more

PAX: A Wedding Against Humanity

Over the weekend at PAX Prime in Seattle, we saw a ton of amazing games and met quite a few interesting characters running about the Emerald City. The gaming convention… more

Con Tested: Two Tech Expo-Essentials

Comic cons can be hell on a human being. Long lines for panels and exclusives, massively crowded floor shows and more often than not, overly full hotel rooms with people… more

I DECLARE WAR Rolls into the Stunt Ranch

“Brian, would you like to come to Austin and shoot some kids?” That’s not exactly how the invitation to come to the Alamo Drafthouse Roadshow screening of I Declare War… more

Interview: I DECLARE WAR Co-Directors Robert Wilson and Jason Lapeyre

When we were kids, anything you found in the yard could become a weapon in your mind’s eye. A stick could just as easily be a sword, a pine cone… more