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


Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his thoughts on the future! See Shatner’s World this Thursday, April 24th at a theater near you!… more

Nerdist Podcast: Jordan Vogt-Roberts

Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (The Kings of Summer) talks to Chris and Jonah about the challenges of being an indie movie director, his stand-up show Mash Up on Comedy Central, Jonah’s… more

Terrified #21: Erin Lennox

Dave’s guest this week is his good friend, Erin Lennox!  A comedian who just relocated to L.A. from New York, Erin broke down her fear of failure in comedy,… 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

You Made It Weird #187: Mike Birbiglia Returns!

Mike Birbiglia (new album My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend!) makes it weird and wonderful AGAIN! Get My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend now on iTunes! Follow @peteholmes on Twitter and Like the show on Facebook…. more

Cashing In with T.J. Miller #88: Dangle in a Bottle

Cash and T.J. talk about Scientology, gambling addicts, porn stars, inspirational speakers, insecure gods, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, New York, birddogging, and ultimate fighters, and ask the question, “… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #120: TV Year in Review, Part 1

With Hart Hanson (creator, Bones), Andrew Miller (creator, Secret Circle), and Aaron Ginsburg (Finder; Intelligence)…. more

Nerdist Podcast: Dick Costolo

Chris storms Twitter HQ (or “Bird Palace,” as he calls it) for a super fun one-on-one with Dick Costolo: computer scientist, former improv comedian, and current CEO of Twitter!… more

The Mutant Season #110: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

It’s yet another Mutant Season field trip! This time Gil goes to the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles to talk to educators Bailee Desrocher and Anya Hunter about what… more

The K Ohle #32: Killer Rips with Shelby Fero

A brand new K Ohle format! Kurt goes surfing with Twitter phenom Shelby Fero – they chat in the car ride out to the surf, surf (without mics, sadly), and… more

Today We Learned #18: Jonathan Sadowski

The hilarious Jonathan Sadowski (Live Free or Die Hard, Chernobyl Diaries) swings by the studio to help the guys answer burning questions about the graham cracker’s secret sexy past,… more

Nerdist Podcast: Lindi Ortega

Chris sits down with the lovely Lindi Ortega to talk about her most recent tour and her dream to be a tornado chaser, and she plays a song just for… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #146: The Algonquin Four in ‘Fun and Whimsy!’

Starring Annie Savage as Dorothy Parker; Mark McConville as Woodrow “Woody” Wilson; John Ross Bowie as Harry Houdini; Mark Gagliardi as Robert Benchley; and Paul F. Tompkins as K.  … more

The Indoor Kids #127: Better Late than Mira with Matt Mira

This week, Kumail and Emily discuss VGX and the games they’re playing now while they wait for Matt Mira, who wants to talk mainly about Batman and Bar Rescue. It’s… more

Pop My Culture #134: Kevin Heffernan

Kevin Heffernan (Broken Lizard’s Super Troopers and Chewin It’ with Kevin and Steve) joins Cole and Vanessa to chat about Paul Walker, Elan vs. Diane in 7A, Kanye West and… more

Nerdist Comics Panel #25: Definitives

Len Wein (creator of Wolverine), Adam Beechen (Hench), and Ben Blacker (Thrilling Adventure Hour) discuss who are the definitive writers and artists for certain characters, and what story can be… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #40: Round 2 (Dave Hill, Sean Patton, Eliza Skinner, Max Silvestri, and Emmy Blotnick)

Round two with Dave Hill, Sean Patton, Eliza Skinner, Max Silvestri, and Emmy Blotnick. Recorded Sept. 7, 2013 at Union Hall in Brooklyn. See Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction LIVE every… more

Making It #71: Rob Huebel

Riki talks to actor Rob Huebel (Childrens Hospital, Hell Baby, The Descendants) about day jobs, Human Giant, and creating your own material…. more

Nerdist Podcast: Impromptu Hostful

Chris tricks Matt and Jonah into doing a hostful! Jonah talks about visiting one of his favorite record labels, Bruce Gutter joined Jonah during his stand up in San Francisco,… more

The Alton Browncast #23: The Spice House

You’ve heard Alton mention these folks numerous times, and today Tom and Patty Erd of The Spice House join Alton on the podcast. Inspired by their chat, Alton examines… more

The Todd Glass Show #131: Ian Karmel & Rob Gleeson

Ian Karmel and Rob Gleeson return for another hilarious show! Buy The Todd Glass Show t-shirts! Like The Todd Glass Show on Facebook, follow @ToddGlass on Twitter, and buy his… more

James Bonding #012: ON HER MAJESTY’S SECRET SERVICE with Paul Scheer

Paul Scheer joins the Matts to talk about On Her Majesty’s Secret Service! Also, he went to a James Bond premiere. Follow @JamesBondingPOD, @MattMira, and @MattGourley on Twitter!… more

Ding-Donger #31: I’m Sorry!!

He’s back and sorry for leaving you so long! Boy, it’s been a time. From flying off to New York again, finding out at the Thanksgiving table which friends have… more

Mission Log #69 – Episode 069 – Whom Gods Destroy

Kirk and Spock are on a medical mission to deliver sanity-saving drugs to an institute for the incorrigibly criminally insane. Bad news though; one’s a homicidal, master-strategist shape-shifter. He takes… more

The JV Club #89: Beth Littleford

It’s a post-Thanksgiving feast of non sequiturs and tangents with the fantastic Beth Littleford (The Daily Show), with a parade of bad perms, bad boys, and good friends to… more