Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.


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First Full Captain America Trailer


Nerdist Podcast #71: BRAD MELTZER

Brad Meltzer is a literary ninja. He has written several books & comics (Buffy, Justice League, Green Arrow) and hosts “Decoded” on the History Channel. This is a great episode… 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

Nerdist Podcast #70: Texas Cake

More hostful goodness from SxSW!!! Austin = AWESOMESTIN This episode was once again generously brought to you by THREADLESS!!! Here is a link you should follow!!!… more

FREE MONEY!!! aka, Best. Celebrity. Pic. EVER.

Yes, I have SxSW to thank for yet another nugget of awesomeness this past week: my encounter with Matthew Lesko. Thank you for taking time out of your schedule running… more

Nerdist Podcast #69: JOHN OLIVER

Recorded in front of a live audience at SxSW on 3.14 (that’s right, PI DAY)! John Oliver, as expected, CRUSHED. We spoke of the Queen, British comics you should… more

Nerdist Podcast #68: BULGING DISC

In this hostful episode, Matthew talks about his experience at an open mic last week! Jonah is the most famous comedian from Hawaii! Chris wanted to do filthy things to… more

Spock’s Social Network

This explains a lot about Abrams’ Trek. via MakeMeFries… more

Muppet Alignment Chart

Well this is only the greatest thing in the world. See other alignment charts at MightyGodKing via @erikteichmann… more

Nerdist Podcast #67: DANNY PUDI

‘Community”s Abed, Danny Pudi, stops by the ol’ podcast on our quest to collect the entire cast in mint condition! Also, he’s hilarious and awesometastic. PLUS! Bollywood explained! Human blood… more

Best TV Promo EVER.

I have GOT to get Hugh Laurie on the podcast. The whole “never having met” thing seems to be the stumbling block at this stage…. more

Rainn Wilson! James Gunn! New “SUPER” Trailer!

I SO can’t wait for this!!!! Rainn, Ellen Page, NATHAN FILLION??? Shit YEAH. And I’m now one degree away from Kevin Bacon! Opens in limited release April 1st. Nerds! Pack… more

Nerdist Podcast #66: Nerd Clusters

Chris is enjoying Dr. Dog, Matt wants to be Doctor Who and Jonah wants to be Dr. Zaius. Plus! A good, hard Swanking. $10 off earbuds @!… more

Carlin Step

THIS IS YOUR NEW MASTER. There’s no way Carlin wouldn’t have loved this. This goes in my “favorite video remix” book that I keep under my pillow, along with Symphony… more

Rodeohead Firefly

Wow! Mike Phirman and I made Rodeohead in 2004 but never had a video for it. I think mashing in thematically related Firefly footage to our Bluegrass medley of Radiohead… more

Is THIS Your Card???

Photo taken at SF Sketchfest ’11 by Tab-lover Steve Agee. Also, you can follow tophat and lighter enthusiast Tom Lennon here.  … more

Nerdist Podcast #65: NATHAN FILLION

Nathan Fillion (a fine, fine fellow) makes us coffee, talks about his Canadian improv roots, an unmade pilot he wrote, getting Joss Whedon on Castle, and whether or not he’s… more

Nerdist @ Meltdown’s 1st Live Event! BLACK DYNAMITE PANEL, 4/4

Holy crap you guys! It’s happening! It’s happening!!! Several weeks ago, Matt, Jonah and I had the pleasure of podcasting with Kevin Smith at his versatile omni-space, The Smodcastle. At… more

Nerdist Podcast #64: BURGER SALAD

The guys all realize they’re much better off than they thought they were. *cue Wonder Years theme* Nerdist listeners get $10 off snazzy new earbuds at!… more

Hardwick 2011 Stand-Up Tour: CHAOTIC GOOD

That’s right, nerdizens! My 2011 US stand-up tour “Chaotic Good” has been announced! Just now! By me! Will I be coming to a city near YOU?? Dates/cities will be… more

Nerdist Podcast #63: WIL. WHEATON.

Wil. Whea. Ton. FINALLY. Never before heard stories of young Wil and young Chris: Strippers! D&D! Surgery! Saucy Picard! This episode will smear goodness onto the walls of… more

The Nerdist Way

As many of you know because of my blabbings, I’m releasing a book later this year (Fall-ish, I think) called The Nerdist Way. It is a productivity book for Nerds…. more

Yorkety Sax

Well, this didn’t take very long. Benny Hill’s classic earworm makes everything 67% more delightful. Perry’s post below also has Thom jiving to “Single Ladies” (and it works quite well,… more

New Radiohead Video “Lotus Flower”

I think “Dancin’ Thom Yorke” will be on every kid’s Xmas list this year! Oh, how I greatly enjoy these gents…. more