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Ron Livingston Gets Deep With DRINKING BUDDIES

Joe Swanberg’s Drinking Buddies is a quiet, reflective movie that follows Olivia Wilde’s Kate and Jake Johnson’s Luke as they circle around the obvious: they’re perfect for each other. The… more

Team Nerdist Wants You for Extra Life!

On November 2nd, we here at Nerdist are going to play video games for 24 hours straight to raise money for hospitals in the Children’s Miracle Network through Extra Life!… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

This Week on Talking Bad: Aaron Paul and Anna Gunn

Did you catch last week’s Breaking Bad and Talking Bad season premieres with podcast guest Vince Gilligan? Well, the Walter White train is continuing its journey to its final destination… more

Acting is in Brian Cox’s Blood

Brian Cox has one of the most versatile and respected filmographies of any actor today. The Scot came to prominence in the US as the original Hannibal Lecter in Manhunter…. more

Geek Week: 18 Days and an Interview with Grant Morrison

Last week we gave you a preview of Grant Morrison and Graphic India’s latest project, the animated, comic-inspired 18 Days. Today, as part of Geek Week’s Global Geekery Day, Graphic… more

Grant Morrison and Frazer Irving’s Annihilator Cover Debut

Grant Morrison is everywhere these days. From wrapping up Batman Incorporated and kicking off Wonder Woman: Earth One to the Eastern epic 18 Days, the writer can’t seem to stop… more

Comic-Con 2013: Godzilla Encounter

Godzilla is back and he is beautiful. This week at Comic-Con International in San Diego, fans of the bipedal behemoth will have the chance to see where he came from… more

Top Ten: Our Favorite “Comic-Cons” in Pop Culture

We’re just days away from Comic-Con International, and to get us pumped for the pure joy that is San Diego during the con of cons, we thought of our ten… more

Course of the Force Episode 6

After getting vital information from Jedi Master Andy Richter, episode 6 sees Chris Hardwick confronting the evil mastermind behind the Course of the Force lightsaber’s disappearance, none other than The… more

Nerdswag: Course of the Force Gift Bag Giveaway

Long before the digital landscape was dominated by hashtags, lime green tanktops emblazoned with “YOLO”, and $40 snapback caps, swag had an entirely different meaning. To some, it was a… more

A Conversation with Copper’s Donal Logue

Actor and previous Nerdist Podcast guest Donal Logue is a very busy man. After recently wrapping his shooting on two shows, Sons of Anarchy and Copper (whose second season premieres… more

Robert Downey Jr. Is Still Iron Man

Fans of what is now one of the biggest franchises of all-time can breathe a sigh of relief as Marvel has confirmed Robert Downey Jr. will return as Tony Stark… more

Exclusive: Peter Farrelly Announces “Dumb and Dumber To”

Let’s get ready to get Dumb again. Peter Farrelly has announced that Dumb and Dumber To is going to be a reality. According to the Nerdist Podcast posting today, Farrelly… more

Monsters University: Creating Dean Hardscrabble and a Monstrous Art Book Giveaway

Monsters University, in theaters Friday, is all about change and growing up (and laughs and scaring). In the film, we get a chance to see the birth of the ultimate… more

Course of the Force Episode 2: The Wrath of Han

The search for the lightsaber continues, as Kyle Kinane joins the cause in Episode II of the Course of the Force webseries. As we saw in Episode I, Matt Mira… more

E3 2013: Live updates from the EA Press Conference

We’re at the EA press conference with all the razzle, dazzle and blinding lights that implies. 1:01 – Peter Moore, Chief Operating Office for Electronic Arts is welcoming everyone… more

Falling Skies Returns: Updates with the 2nd Mass

When last we left the soldiers of the 2nd Mass, things were looking up. Our survivors had gotten to Charleston, the new home of the government and military, dealt a… more

EXCLUSIVE: The Pixar Way, Plus A Clip From Monsters University

In Monsters Inc., Mike and Sulley are shown as life-long friends who stand by each other through thick and thin. But in the prequel, Monsters University, the bromance has yet… more

Orchestrating Insanity: “Fast and Furious 6″‘s Justin Lin

With Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift, Universal decided that the Fast and Furious franchise needed a change. Instead of the characters audience members had been introduced to in The Fast… more

Fast and Fierce: Getting to Know Gina Carano

In Fast and Furious 6, out Friday (5/24), Dominic Torreto and his crew are drafted into a fight against a highly-trained former-military unit of thieves. Among the new faces… more

Return of Return of the Jedi with Chris Hardwick, Seth Green and More

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away – well, thirty years ago at the Egyptian Theater, actually - Return of the Jedi was released to the world…. 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

A Preview of “Under the Dome,” Based on Stephen King’s Book

Based on the Stephen King book of the same name, Under the Dome shows what happens to a town when it is covered by an impenetrable invisible dome. The mini-series… more