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Nerdist News: Live From WonderCon, Plus GODZILLA Rules and So Does Marjorie Liu

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COMEDY BANG! BANG! Discovers Big STAR WARS News, Maybe

To preview the season 3 premiere of Comedy Bang! Bang! on IFC, a clip has been released in which host Scott Aukerman and Patton Oswalt find out some exciting news,… more

MIFVOTD 4/18/14: Another Great Real Estate Music Video by Tom Scharpling

Today’s Most Intentionally Funny Video Of The Day was submitted by Rob Hatch-Miller, producer and editor on Real Estate’s latest music video for “Crime” from visionary music video director and… 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
 

MARON, Season 2 Teaser Has Cats, Self-Deprecation, and TALKING DEAD

The second season of Maron on IFC is almost here. In fact, 10PM on May 8th is less than a month away and the first teaser for it has just… more

MIFVOTD 4/17/14: Rob Gleeson’s CONAN Set on Coming Out

Today’s Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day is the late night stand up debut of comedian Rob Gleeson on Conan. His set was not only great as a wonderful… more

Blake Griffin, Seth Green, and More Did a Live Table Read of SPACE JAM

If you grew up in the ’90s, you know that one of the most seminal pieces of cinema from the era that seems to stick with us all, love it… more
 

Bonnaroo 2014 Announces Comedy Line-Up

The Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has grown so much over the years, and its comedy portion has expanded nicely, too. This year’s comedy lineup, featuring many Nerdist favorites, has… more

The MIFVOTD 4/16/14: “Compliments” by Take Care, Brush Your Hair

Today’s Most Intentionally Funny Video Of The Day was submitted by New York-based Take Care, Brush Your Hair (Max Azulay & Alex Mullen). Their video Compliments really dissects how crappy… more

Trailer for OBVIOUS CHILD With Jenny Slate Promises a True-to-Life Rom-Com

If you’ve been waiting for the amazing Jenny Slate to get top billing in a movie, you should have gone to Sundance this year to see the premiere of Obvious… more
 

A New LOUIE Promo Offers A Taste of Season 4

During tonight’s premiere of the highly anticipated televised adaptation of Fargo, FX will air a brand new Louie promo. But you can watch it here, right now: This season’s first… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/15/14: Pete Holmes and Matt Berninger Make a Summer Hit

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day is exactly what you need as the blood moon passed in the sky last night and there were no monsters or really… more

A Collection of Jokes Bob Dylan Has Told on Stage, Compiled By Fans

It’s oft said that all musicians secretly want to be comedians and all comedians secretly want to be musicians. For musicians, that claim is most evident during their banter between… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/14/14: Matt Porter’s ‘Shiksa’

Without The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day, an angry social media coordinator for U.S. Airways might have tweeted porno in response to your dissatisfaction with their service,… more

Tim Minchin To Direct Animated Movie LARRIKINS

The immensely talented Tim Minchin is now going to add director to his already impressive multi-hyphenate career of musical comedian-composer-actor. You might know how great Minchin is from his Nerdist… more

Paul F. Tompkins Sort-Of Interviews Scott Aukerman on SPEAKEASY

If you’re an avid listener to, or watcher of, Comedy Bang! Bang!, you know that host Scott Aukerman has a lot of fun playing the straight man of sorts to… more
 

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 4/12/14

If you’re a betting golf aficionado in the Ukraine, you might care deeply about the fate of Ukraine that hangs at Russia’s whim and the Masters golf tournament underway in… more

Dave Attell Makes Triumphant Return To Comedy Central with ROAD WORK and COMEDY UNDERGROUND

It’s been an entire decade since the final season of Insomniac aired on Comedy Central, as well as four years since the short lived Gong Show with Dave Attell went… more

Watch First U.S. Trailer for Amy and Greg Poehler’s WELCOME TO SWEDEN

Amy Poehler and her brother Greg Poehler might have already have an international sitcom hit on their hands and it has yet to hit stateside. Of course, I’m talking about… more
 

Seth Rogen Back For a Third Set of SNL Promos (Oh, and Hosting This Weekend As Well)

As you might have read in the headline, comedic writer, actor, director, producer, Alzheimer’s spokesperson Seth Rogen is returning to host Saturday Night Live for a third time this weekend…. more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/11/14: Esther Povitsky with Hot Chicks

Today, Hillary Clinton joins the leagues of George W. Bush in that she had a shoe hurled at her during a public appearance. While in Las Vegas speaking on recycling,… more

Stephen Colbert Addresses Replacing David Letterman on THE COLBERT REPORT

Following yesterday’s news of Stephen Colbert officially named to take over The Late Show at CBS when David Letterman retires, the version of Stephen Colbert who hosts The Colbert Report… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/10/14: The Undone Sweaters

So, you might have heard that David Letterman will be succeeded by Stephen Colbert at some point in 2015. While this is indeed exciting news, one can wonder what the… more

Stephen Colbert To Replace David Letterman in 2015

Well, that didn’t take long. Announced today, CBS is set for Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman as the host of The Late Show when Letterman steps down in 2015…. more

Paramount TV Developing TRUMAN SHOW Series for Television

There’s new brass in town over at Paramount’s TV division and they’re planning on developing a few big projects right out the gate. One of those projects is a TV… more