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

 

Nerdist Podcast: Brian Henson

Brian Henson and Chris sit down to talk about their pet dogs, the technique of puppetry, growing up in the heyday of The Muppet Show, and the show Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge on SyFy!… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Doug Benson, Meltdown Show Anniversary, HorrorShow, and more!

Happy Halloween Week! Lots of awesome shows at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles, like Doug Benson and The Benson Interruption, The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail’s… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Booze Cruise, Jim Hamilton, Awkward Kids, and more!

Is it normal to be sick of candy corn already? Don’t answer that. Do you have any candy corn you want to share with us? OK. Don’t answer that either…. 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
 

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Horrible Movie Night, Sleight of Mouth, 140 Characters, and More!

Dear stores, restaurants, cafes, etc., we get it, it’s October, you have pumpkin in stuff. Congratulations. Can we move on with something non-pumpkin already? What? We can? Great! How does… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Talk Show The Game Show, The Great Debate, Coming Soon, and More

A lot of great shows are coming to the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles this week. Shows like Talk Show The Game Show, The Great Debate, and… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Set List, SketchMelt, California Calling, and more!

Is that fall in the air? Is fall here? Pumpkin this and pumpkin that is back at all the stores and while seasons may change, some things remain the same…… more
 

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Jail Guitar Doors Comedy Benefit, Baby Talk, Friday Forty, and more!

There are a lot of fun shows and super rad people bringing the funny to the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles this week. For example, come laugh… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Mo Welch, Lost Moon Radio, Hellogiggles and More!

Enjoying your fall so far? It will be summer again before you know it, and you’ll be, like, “man, where did the fall go?” It’s here now. Right now. So… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: No Pun Intendo, Prompter, Dan St. Germain, and more!

Schooooooool’s back for a little. Schoooooool’s back for a little. Some more pencils, some more books, some new teacher’s dirty looks. Schooooool’s back for a little. Not entirely sure if… more
 

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Set List, @midnight, 3 Truths 1 Lie, and More!

You’re going to want to spend a lot of time at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles this week. Set List is filming for the Nerdist Channel,… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Booze Cruise, Star Dreck, Loopdeloop, and more!

It’s another week in comedy paradise here at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles with some awesome shows coming your way, like Booze Cruise, Star Dreck, Loopdeloop,… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Puppet Town, RISK!, Walking the Room, and more!

So. Much. Awesome. Seriously, this week at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles is going to be a great one with the debut of Puppet Town, Michael… more
 

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Summahfest, @midnight, and More!

Schools might be starting up around the country but it’s still summer, which means it’s still “summah” too. This week at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Literary Death Match, Off the Page, Picture This, and more!

This week is going to be one amazing week at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles, with shows like Literary Death Match, Off the Page, and Picture… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Set List, SketchMelt, Max Silvestri, and more!

Hope you had a great July, because it is coming to a close and August is right around the corner. August. Whew. Feels like summer just started. The crush we… more
 

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Prompter, Dan Mintz, Willow Creek, and More!

You look great today. Yes, you and yes, today, that is, whatever day it is when you’re reading this. Do you know what else looks great? Why, this week’s shows… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Stampede, Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction, The Mo Show, and more!

How was your week? OK. Neat. Wow. Make this coming week even better. How, you ask? Simple, check out these great shows at NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Talk Show: The Game Show, Stonecutters LA, SketchMelt, and more!

It’s going to be another great week at NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles! If you’re in Los Angeles, rad, come out to shows! If you’re not in… more
 

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Entertaining Julia, @Midnight, Classic Doctor Who, & more!

Get out of the pool. Put down that tasty lemonade. It’s just about a brand-new week at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles! This week you can… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: @Midnight, Stroke of Genius, Nathan Rabin & more!

There are some fun and brand new shows going down at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles this week, like the test-show debut of Chris Hardwick’s @Midnight… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Horrible Movie Night, Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction, Fred Stoller, and more!

Summer is here. It’s BBQ season, beach season, vacation season, and, thank goodness, always comedy season at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles. So whether you’re a… more
 

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Damn Fine Coffee, Benson Interruption, Baby Talk, and more!

Oh, hi, there. You look great today. Yeah, that outfit works and you look really well rested… smart, too. Yeah, super smart, even! Anyway, we have some great shows happening … more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Greg Proops, Justin Willman, Fringe Riders, and more!

It’s happening. June is here. Like it or not, it’s June. Time for popsicles, tourists, more fun movies and popcorn, and, oh yeah, some really great shows at NerdMelt Showroom… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Star Dreck, Double Jump, Picture This, and more!

The NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles has an absolutely killer week planned for this last week of May. It’s hard to think of a better way to… more