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Nerdist Podcast #113: MIKE BIRBIGLIA RETURNS

Birbigs makes his second appearance on the podcast! Order his CD Sleepwalk With Me Live!… more

Nerdist Podcast #112: The Dork Backward

Chris recounts Montreal! Jonah was in a band with Fairuza Balk! Matt gets a new job!!! Action-PACKED Hostful goodness!… 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

SDCC ’11 Pics: Green Dynamite

Seth Green is a Nerd in the best and truest sense of the word. He is a solidly good dude who is doing terrific things to advance the Nerd cause… more

Nerdist Podcast #109: Live at SDCC ’11 w/ Matt Smith, Karen Gillan & Wil Wheaton!

Recorded live in front of 800 Nerds at San Diego Comic-con on 7/23, this awesometastic mashup of television space travelers yields some of our best podcast moments. Talk of… more

Rifftrax Guys Added to 11p Nerdist Podcast @ SDCC!!!

YES!!! Rifftraxers and former Mystery Science Theater 3000ers Mike Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett will join Kevin Pereira as guests for our added Nerdist Podcast Live show at San… more

Nerdist Podcast #107: Mattstronaut!

Matt’s tale of the final shuttle launch at the NASA tweetup. The Summer of PosterSmash! Plus, Juan De Los Muertos! AND, Hogwarts flash porn! All for FREE! A bargain at… more

SDCC Podcast Flyer Art

Our first show is SOLD OUT! Kevin Pereira is our first guest for the 11:00 show and more guests will be added soon! Tickets are being snatched up so… more

Sara Jean Ulalawood

From today’s Attack of the Show! Even if you don’t know “Ulala” from the old Sega game Space Channel 5 you’d be foolish to pretend that this isn’t a radtastic… more

Nerdist Podcast #106: NEIL GAIMAN

Neil Gaiman chats with the nerds about American Gods, describes scenes that were cut from his Doctor Who ep (“The Doctor’s Wife”) and doles out PHENOMENAL advice for aspiring writers…. more


  This sorta kinda Dollhouse panel with Eliza and Tahmoh was recorded at the nerdtastical C2E2 in Chicago. They’re both so friggin cool that I wanted to spend the entire… more

Nerdist Podcast #104: ROVE McMANUS/AXIS OF AWESOME

One for Australia with this Aussie-themed episode of the Nerdist Podcast! Brilliant talk-show host Rove McManus came to our NerdMelt space and talked about comedy down under, touring, and how… more

Nerdist Podcast #103: Breakfast Beers

Muppet pipes! Minstrels! The TMobile girl might be a Terminatrix! AND why drinking in the morning may not be in your best interests. Happy ‘Merica Day!!!… more

Nerdist Podcast #102: ALISON HAISLIP

Alison chats about blowing up cars, her role on “The Voice”, not hosting “Attack of the Show” and her New Jerseyan pronunciations of “BUH-ins” and “wudder”…. more

Space Movies!

See! Some dreams DO come true! Even if those dreams are fueled by a failing economic system and crack. Made by Jonah Ray & Wade Randolph. Special appearances by a… more

DIY Rocketeer

French animation company Digital Banana Studio made this tribute to the 20th anniversary of The Rocketeer–as nearly as I can tell–as a DIY TV pitch to Disney. Sold! (But I… more

Nerdist Podcast #101: Sorry Matt!

Chris is buzzing on a sleepless caffeine storm, and Matt is not entirely emotionally prepared for today’s harassment from his sister-wife Jonah…. more

Be In the Nerdist TV Show Audience!

A Nerdist TV show??? YES! Well, a pilot, at least! This show will air on BBC America no matter what, but if it goes well enough, we’ll make lots more!… more

Nerdist Podcast #100: SIMON PEGG

Yes! For our centennial episode (sweet!!), Nerd deity SIMON PEGG drops by to chat about the many swirling eddies of awesomeness in the Peggverse, including (but not limited to) Star… more

Nerdist Podcast #99: GEEKDAD

Happy Father’s Day! In celebration, here is a bonus ep for geeky dads and lovers of geeky dads alike! WIRED’s Geekdad, Ken Denmead, drops by to chat about being geeky… more

Nerdist Podcast #98: Cop Mustache

Chris wants to start a Bluegrass band, Jonah makes an announcement about his pilot and Matt responds maturely to Internet ire (he’s growing up, you guys!!). Plus, E3 wrap-ups! And… more

Nerdist Podcast #97: ZOOEY DESCHANEL

Zooey D TURN-ONs:  yacht rock, Pandora and puns. Zooey D TURN-OFFS: improper microphone compression and gluten. Also, she is immensely cool. HOW DO WE KEEP GETTING SO LUCKY WITH THE… more

NPH Crushes at Tony Awards

I can’t remember someone crushing so hard at an awards show. NPH RULES. He should host everything. Except the stuff I’m hosting, because I need to be able to support… more

Nerdist Podcast #96: Puns N’ Roses

Jonah’s late but with good reason. PLUS! Disneyland dissection, flower emoticons, Russian bride spam, and the magic of Portlandia! Wheeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!… more