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The Tom Hanks Typewriter Saga

What a fun week! I suspected the Tom Hanks podcast would do well, but it has seriously blown up in a way that shouldn’t have surprised me, given what an… more

Bad Dovahkiins – “COPS: Skyrim” Theme (full)

Hey Podcastinauts! “COPS: Skyrim” is a show on the Nerdist YouTube channel that I am thrilled we are putting out, having been obsessed with Skyrim since it came out last… 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

Shanghai Batman

DC Nation recently previewed this clip of “The Bat Man of Shanghai”. I saw this on reddit and freaked out a lot. I want to make babies with it…. more

Somebodies: Gotye VJs His Covers

“Somebody That I Used To Know” is one of those rare songs–your hipster molecules tell you not to like it, but you can’t help listening to it when it pops… more

See Me at SDCC!

Hey, gang! I KNOW Luke did a “where I’ll be” post yesterday, but unbeknownst to him I had spent a great deal of time formatting a more detailed version that… more

The Legendary Thing!

Hey! If you don’t read Deadline, Variety, Hollywood Reporter, The Wrap, Mashable, or other entertainment reporting outlets, then I’ve got some stuff to tell you! Even if you… more

3 Grandmas Watch Kardashian Sex Tape


Nerdist Podcast in Minneapolis 2nd Show Added!!!

THANK YOU MINNEAPOLIS!!! Our first show at the Varsity Theater has been so gobbled up by you that we are adding a second show later in the night!! 2x the… more

Portal Impregnates Skyrim

This makes me happy in so many wonderful yet borderline creepy ways. Valve seems to be experimenting with Bethesda’s newly released Creation Kit (demo below), which looks to be a… more

Death and Return of Superman

My friend Max Landis made this fantastic mini doc about how DC killed Superman and subsequently un-killed him. Appearances by a lot of famous-y people and then me…. more

Nerdist Podcast #162: Señor Dick

Chris ponders the psychology of stage-hogging, Jonah recounts his trip to a wedding in Jamaica, and Matt Mira gets an apartment with Greta. PLUS! Nerdist TV show writer Kristen Rutherford… more

Nerdist Podcast #161: STEPHEN MERCHANT

The lads visit Stephen Merchant in his luxurious hotel villa to chat about Wheatley, the pilot for “The Office,” Karl Pilkington, and going on a milk bender. Visit his official… more

Nerdist Podcast #160: GRAHAM ELWOOD

Our dear old friend Graham Elwood from the Comedy Film Nerd podcast tells fascinating stories about performing in Afghanistan and Iraq. Listen to Comedy Film Nerds and/or pick up Laffganistan… more

Nerdist Podcast #159: SCOTT IAN

Scott Ian of Anthrax talks about zombies, Sam Kinison, and Chuck D’s suprising main influence. This episode was brought to you by…domain registration made simple!… more

Nerdist Podcast #158: 930 CLUB! LIVE FROM DC!

Recorded LIVE in DC on January 6! About 700 people showed up to this one and it was a BLAST and a half. Also, when we found out MAGFest (Music… more

Nerdist Podcast #157: CONNIE BRITTON

Connie Britton talks about transitioning from the sitcom world to shows you may have heard of like “Friday Night Lights” and “American Horror Story”. AND she’s a twin. PLUS she… more

Nerdist Podcast #156: DAVID CROSS

David talks Mr. Show, Arrested Development, getting stuck on cruiseships and the whimsy of Squagles. He was also very patient and kind considering that Chris & Jonah were 30 minutes late…. more

Nerdist Podcast #155: TIM MINCHIN

Chris goes to London and sits down with Tim Minchin because standing to podcast is weird. Tim talks comedy in Perth, Edinburgh, and the Higgs Boson. Fill your brain withi… more

Nerdist Podcast #154: STAND-UP CLUSTER 2

Our last show of 2011 brings our 2nd annual stand-up comedy showcase (showcast?)! Please enjoy and subsequently follow these hilaramazing comedians: Pete Holmes Jim Hamilton Matt Mira Hampton Yount Diani &… more

Piano Desk

I seriously could not stop laughing at this. Thanks to @skydart for the link!… more

Nerdist Podcast #153: DAVID TENNANT

Yes! The 10th Doctor himself, David Tennant, in a sit down chat with Chris in a very posh English library! This is the full unedited audio from the segment on… more

Just Me & David Tennant Is All. #gahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

Nerdists Assemble! The Nerdist TV Year In Review Special airs tonight on BBA America at 9/8. Along with myself, Jonah, Matt & Mike Phirman we welcome Wil Wheaton, Nathan Fillion,… more

Nerdist Podcast #152: Happy Everything!

Our last hostful podcast of 2011 finds Chris with a stand-up related announcement, Jonah living next door to an ex-crackhouse and Matt with a…”issue” that he refuses… more