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Nerdist Podcast: The Expressionless

It’s another spontaneous hostful! They talk about how lovely L.A. is when everyone is at Coachella, Matt and Jonah get into a bit that probably lasts too long, and they read a scary ghost story! Artwork by Fernando Pinto… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/7/14: Byron Bowers on The Pete Holmes Show

The idea of conspiracy theories behind HBO Go crashing so people will actually go watch shows like Game of Thrones should make for a new system of rating TV shows…. more

John Pinette, 1964-2014

Comedian John Pinette passed away Saturday in Pittsburgh, where he was visiting family, at only 50 years old, apparently of natural causes; he had been battling liver and heart disease. … 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
 

Conan O’Brien Will Tape a Week of CONAN at Comic-Con in 2015

After just having yet another great trip of his late night show in Dallas, Conan O’Brien has already set his sights for Comic-Con in San Diego as his next stop… more

Xbox Orders Original Series From Seth Green, Michael Cera, and Sarah Silverman

Following Hulu, Amazon, and Netflix, the next class of original content producers might very well be gaming consoles. Xbox has just announced a full slate of original series that are… more

Key & Peele To Produce Reboot of POLICE ACADEMY

The reboot of the Police Academy franchise has been in the making for quite some time now, but it might have just gotten the little kick that it needs to… more
 

The Biggest Happenings In Comedy Right Now 4/5/14

There’s still plenty of speculation on the probability of life on other planets, James Franco allegedly creeping on a teenage girl, and the Supreme Court’s decision that it was unconstitutional… more

ALAN PARTRIDGE Sequel, TV Series Already In The Works

Just yesterday, we posted an exclusive clip from Alan Partridge, which hit theaters in limited release in Los Angeles and New York this weekend. If you thought that was it… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/4/14: LA Traffic Tours with Tony Hale

A new study suggests that there is a link between depression and heart failure. Leaving the seemingly complimentary juxtaposition of those two words aside, this study could bring out a… more
 

John Mulaney Unveils First Preview of Fox’s MULANEY

Comedian John Mulaney’s self-titled sitcom Mulaney, after being passed on by NBC, has now found its way to Fox. This show not only is being allowed to keep alive at… more

Nick Offerman to Star in Live Stage Reading of A CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES

Last month, we here at Nerdist reported that a stage production intended for a Broadway run of the celebrated John Kennedy Toole novel A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/3/14: Conan O’Brien Tries Being a Mary Kay Consultant

The news broke just a few hours ago that David Letterman is stepping down from The Late Show at CBS sometime next year and, of course, there’s plenty of speculation… more
 

David Letterman Retiring From CBS in 2015

After 22 years on CBS’ late shift, David Letterman announced during today’s taping that he will retire from The Late Show desk in 2015. There are no details as to… more

SoulPancake’s KID PRESIDENT To Be TV Series at Hub Network

Another great web series has just been picked up to series for television as SoulPancake’s amazing Kid President has just been picked up as a full fledged TV show at… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/2/14: Tig Notaro on Conan in Dallas

Today, The Supreme Court ruled, by one vote, that putting a cap on an individual’s overall political contributions is unconstitutional. That potentially leaves insanely wealthy people to donate however much… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/1/14: Chit Chat, A Found Footage Talk Show

After 9 seasons, CBS’ hit sitcom How I Met Your Mother  aired its season finale Monday and will live on in syndication and, perhaps, a spin-off called, of course,How… more

Stephen Colbert Gives a Brilliant Response to #CancelColbert

Over the weekend, you might have caught wind of the hashtag #CancelColbert trending on Twitter, or possibly taking part in it either for or against calling for the head of… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/31/14: Eliza Skinner on The Pete Holmes Show

Many folks might having trouble logging into OK Cupid today because of their stance against Mozilla Firefox’s CEO being against equal rights for gay couples. While that’s an admirable move,… more
 

COMEDY BANG! BANG! Season 3 Guest Star List is Big and Great, Like You’d Expect

When Comedy Bang! Bang! made the big leap from podcast to television show years ago, I would have wagered that few people would have wagered that CBB would get a… more

The Dude Will Abide at This Year’s Lebowski Fest L.A.

Only four years after the Coen Brothers made one of their most celebrated films in The Big Lebowski, 2002 saw the start of a live event dubbed “Lebowski Fest”. From… more

Watch the First Promo for LOUIE, Season 4

While he was in the middle of hosting his second time at Saturday Night Live this past weekend, Louis C.K. also got to release the very first teaser for… more
 

Recap: Louis C.K. Hosts SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

Last season, Saturday Night Live saw one of its best episodes with the one hosted by the zeitgeist’s favorite comedian, Louis C.K., especially with the Abraham Lincoln/Louie mash-up… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 3/29/14

Facebook drones, Gwyneth Paltrow-Chris Martin “uncoupling”, more Chris Christie “Bridgegate” controversy… they’ve all littered the headlines over the last week, and while all of those have varying degrees of importance… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/28/14: The Record Collector

Have you guys heard Future Islands yet? Have you? Just watching the dance moves of front man Samuel Herring are entrancing enough for you to be drawn into their dramatically… more