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A Noble Villain: “Superman Unbound”‘s John Noble

This week, John Noble got to play in a world he’s loved since childhood. The Australian actor, best known for roles in The Lord of the Rings: Return of the… more

Judge Minty Shows Dredd Isn’t the Only Law

Someone’s been reading my Christmas list and dropped off a present early. There is nothing cooler than a bad ass curmudgeon… well, nothing cooler except an elderly Judge in the… 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

“Superman Unbound”‘s Molly Quinn

In Superman: Unbound, out today, Superman needs all the help he can get to take on Brainiac, and back-up is coming in the form of his cousin Kara Zor-El, a/… more

SNL Recap: Zach Galifianakis Returns

Saturday night, The Hangover Part III star Zach Galifianakis returned to Saturday Night Live to flex his comedy muscles as host. Zach served up a Game of Thrones game show,… more

Superman Unbound: Voicing the Man of Steel with Matt Bomer and Tim Daly

Over the years, a number of talented actors have had the opportunity to portray the Man of Steel. Whether you rally behind Christopher Reeve, George Reeves, or Tom Welling, or… more

Baymaggedon: Alamo Drafthouse Issues a Genius Press Release

Here at Nerdist Industries, we can often be overwhelmed by the abundance of press releases put into the world on a daily basis. Some of them are informative, some mildly… more

Become Iron Man at Disneyland’s Iron Man Tech Exhibit

From the moment Disney acquired Marvel, one of the most whispered-about rumors has been when will Disney start incorporating Marvel into their theme parks. And while Marvel’s area at Islands… more

Elysium Takes Class Warfare Into Space

Neill Blomkamp’s District 9 carried the legacy of morality storytelling in science fiction into the modern age, and after watching ten minutes of footage from Elysium, we can tell you… more

Chatting Up Evil Dead’s Jessica Lucas

At WonderCon last weekend, a lot of information was revealed about the future of the Evil Dead franchise. Not only will Army of Darkness be getting a sequel written and… more

Hunting Down “Mortal Instruments”‘ Lily Collins

When the words young adult novel are uttered in conversation there can be an incredibly mixed reaction. On one hand you have classics like Harry Potter and a Wrinkle in… more

Pickstarter Extra: Will “Friday Night Lights” Be the Next Big TV Kickstarter?

“Clear Eyes. Full Hearts. Can’t Lose.” What was once just the mantra of the Dillon Panthers on Friday Night Lights now seems to be the slogan for the creators of… more

Sifl and Olly Return for a Nerdist Channel Premiere!

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Herewith, the Nerdist Channel presents the return of Sifl and Olly, this week trying to get their YouTube view counts up for their video game reviews by any… more

Pickstarter: “Mortifera” Comics and “Job Hunters” Season 2

It’s been a big week for Kickstarters as Veronica Mars came out of retirement to break all kinds of records and hearts, but there’s more going on in the world… more

Pickstarter Extra: The Veronica Mars Movie

Greetings fellow Marshmallows, After too many years without Veronica Mars on our airwaves, Rob Thomas and Kristen Bell are taking the bull by the horns and making the Veronica Mars… more

Pickstarter: A Steampunk Western, RiffTrax, and Puppets

This week on Pickstarter we’re highlighting a steampunk western, a comedy commentary on the “worst movie of all time,” and a dark puppet tale. Pick #1 – Cowboys & Engines:… more

Nerdist Exclusive: “Monsters University” College Poster

You know we’re excited about the return of Mike and Sully in the Monsters, Inc. prequel Monsters University on June 21st, and the new poster showing the guys and their… more

Pickstarter: Hatter M, 3D Printing Pen, and a Batman Fan Doc

This week in Pickstarter, we’re taking a look at the adventures of Wonderland Royal Guardsman Hatter M, 3D printing in a whole new way, and a documentary about the positive… more

The Game of Thrones Full 3rd Season Trailer

The full trailer for Season 3 of Game of Thrones is finally here. Revenge, action, ice-wall climbing and, you guessed it, dragons all make an appearance in this one. I… more

The 2013 Golden Geeks

Welcome to the 3rd Annual Golden Geek Awards. Every year, the Nerdist Industries editorial team honors the best in cinema that appeals to us, as well as the performances that… more

The Shelf: “Argo,” “Game of Thrones,” and a “Sinister” Giveaway

This week on the Shelf, an Academy Award nominee dreams of the sci-fi movie that never was, a giveaway with Sinister intentions, and HBO’s version of black tar heroin. Argo… more

DICE 2013: Gabe Newell and J.J. Abrams Debate Movies Vs. Games

We reported from DICE last week about Gabe Newell and J.J. Abrams partnering on either a Valve based movie or a game based on a Bad Robot idea. That… more

Pickstarter: Cyanide and Happiness, a Theater, and a Handana

This week’s crowdfunding picks on Pickstarter include an animated Cyanide and Happiness series, a digital upgrade for a prominent art house theater, and a sweatband. Yes, a sweatband. Read on……. more

Nerdswag: Fly Off With “Top Gun 3D”

This morning Nerdist News flew remarkably close to what Sterling Archer would refer to as “The Danger Zone!” An error on our mail server caused an accidental mailing of two… more