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


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 Indoor Kids #126: Getting Grumpy with the Game Grumps

Today Kumail and Emily welcome Arin (Egoraptor) and Dan (NinjaSexParty), aka The Game Grumps. We talk about how the Game Grumps got their start, what makes them so grumpy, the… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #39: Round 1 (Ari Shaffir, Raj Sivaraman, Kris Tinkle and Robert Dean)

Round 1 with Ari Shaffir, Raj Sivaraman, Kris Tinkle, and Robert Dean. Recorded Sept. 7, 2013 at Union Hall in Brooklyn. See Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction LIVE every third Tuesday… 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

Making It #70: Paul Scheer

Riki talks to actor Paul Scheer (The League, Hell Baby, NTSF: SD: SUV) about improv, partnerships and creating his own TV shows…. more

Nerdist Podcast: Thomas Dolby

The talented Thomas Dolby sits down with the guys to talk about his recent interactive music and film tour, the early days of creating music with synthesizers and his influence… more

Jonah Raydio #43: Day Three of My New Episode

This week we have comedian Nick Youssef and director Stoney Sharp.  We also talk about bad cover songs, we have a Twitter game and the return of music news.  Follow… more

Comic Book Club: Sex Criminals

This week, guest Alden Ford returns to talk about his new Nickelodeon show. Plus the guys review Sex Criminals #3, Afterlife With Archie #2, and Wonder Woman #25. Is there… more

Sex Nerd Sandra #120: Terrible Sex Tips – A Thanksgiving Quickie

Sandra knows you don’t have time to go balls deep on a sex podcast this week, so she made you a light snack. TOPICS: Cum in the Eye, Hair in… more

The Alton Browncast #22: Black Friday & Christmas Prep

The Thanksgiving trilogy comes to an end this week as Alton Brown and Patty Catalano talk Thanksgiving leftovers, Black Friday food (is there such a thing?), and preparing for Christmas…. more

The Mutant Season #108: John DiMaggio

Voice actor legend John DiMaggio sits down with Gil to talk about being the voice of Bender and Jake, his documentary about voice acting and how recording voices for cartoon… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #118: Austin Film Festival

Ashley Miller (Thor; X-Men: First Class), Kelly Marcel (Saving Mr. Banks; 50 Shades of Gray); and Kell Cahoon (Psych; Just Shoot Me; NewsRadio). Recorded live at the Austin Film Festival… more

Nerdist Podcast: Anamanaguchi

The band behind the Nerdist theme song are finally on the podcast! The guys of Anamanguchi hang out to discuss their party days in the NYC fashion scene, sending a… more

The K Ohle #31: Get Lost with Pat and Steve

Kurt blindfolds comedian Pat Shepherd and throws him in sculptor Steve Shaheen’s car for a special back-home-NYC-Thanksgiving-best-buds episode. Topics include Pat’s car sick vomiting, Steve’s stone sculpture, chain smoking Zen… more

Today We Learned #16: Brandt Tobler

Can horses breathe through their mouths? Why did Londoners slaughter zoo animals in World War II? Where the hell did crackers come from? Comedian Brandt Tobler (stand-up, The 31 With… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #144: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Can a Leopard Upgrade its Spots?”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion, Croach the Tracker. Also starring Molly Quinn as Pemily Stalwark; Jeremy Carter, Matt Gourley, and… more

Nerdist Podcast: Chris Hadfield

Commander Chris Hadfield discusses all things space with Chris and Matt! He talks about living on the International Space Station for 6 months, how he started using social media to… more

We’re Alive: Chapter 40- Monsters – Part 2 of 3

Where the trial began…… more

The Indoor Kids #125: Console Launches and Nature’s Butter with Jordan Morris

With all the hubbub about the two new consoles on the market, we thought we’d go back and look at the launch titles for consoles through the ages. Plus we… more

Nerdist Comics Panel #24: Mike Carlin

Adam Beechen (Hench) and Heath Corson (Justice League: War) sit down with DC’s Mike Carlin to discuss his work on their animated projects, his long career as an editor, his… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #38: Round 2 (Rory Scovel, Ian Karmel, Beth Stelling, and Tony Sam)

Round 2 with Rory Scovel, Ian Karmel, Beth Stelling, and Tony Sam. Recorded Oct 15, 2013 at the NerdMelt Showroom in L.A. See Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction LIVE every… more

The Todd Glass Show #130: Rob Gleeson & Ian Karmel

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

The Alton Browncast #21: Thanksgiving – The Bird

Alton Brown and his podcast producer, Patty Catalano, are back again, this time answering your questions about the Thanksgiving turkey. Alton also tackles the tricky topic of intruding in-laws…. more

Nerdist Podcast: Sasha Grey

Sasha Grey sits down with Chris to talk about transitioning into an acting career, how being active in social media helped her career, and her new book, The Juliette Society!… more

Pop My Culture #133: Danny Tamberelli

Danny Tamberelli (The Adventures of Pete and Pete, All That) joins Cole and Vanessa to chat about Justin Bieber’s brothel experience, body swapping, Jimmy Buffett, Starbucks Butterbeer, Cinnamon Life, The… more