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


Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at and support the show!              … more

Jonah Raydio #42: Crooked Episode, Crooked Episode

DISCLAIMER : In today’s episode of Jonah Raydio, co-host and lovable cut-up Neil “Nails” Mahoney refers to a collection of art zines by an artist by the name of Mike… more

James Bonding #010: THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH with Derek Miller and Jeremy Smith

The Matts are joined by Derek Miller and Jeremy Smith to talk about The World Is Not Enough! Follow @JamesBondingPOD, @MattMira, and @MattGourley on Twitter!… more

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… more

The JV Club #86: Kate Flannery

Jump into your station wagon and buckle up for a ramble through the mind of the fantastic Kate Flannery (The Office) as she and Janet discuss flight simulators, the luck… more

Mission Log #66 – Episode 066 – Wink of an Eye

Faster than you can say anything, the Enterprise is overtaken by the people of Scalos. Captain Kirk seems to have disappeared, but he’s really just living life in the ultra-fast… more

Nerdist Podcast: Saoirse Ronan

Saoirse Ronan sits down with Chris to talk about growing up in the Irish countryside, how pudding differs in Ireland, and her role in the upcoming movie How I Live… more

Comic Book Club: Chris Hastings Saves The Marvel Universe

Writer Chris Hastings returns to the show to talk about his new book “Longshot Saves The Marvel Universe,” and way more. Like, totally WAY more.   Check out the website… more

Sex Nerd Sandra #117: Live Sex Nerd Sandra: PHILADELPHIA!

RACE FETISH and INTERETHNIC DATING! Comedian Darryl Charles and sexologist Dr. Timaree Schmit join Sandra on stage to figure out where couples have sex in their homes. Answer: Everywhere. Then… more

Nerdist Podcast: Tom Hiddleston

Chris sits down with the lovely Tom Hiddleston to talk about how he formed the character of Loki, growing up in the UK, and the stages a British actor takes… more

Chewin’ It #36: John Popper

After an L.A. gig, singer, songwriter, harmonica virtuoso and Blues Traveler frontman John Popper joins Kevin and Steve for a late night, boozy convo by the pool at the… more

Terrified #17: Paul Gilmartin

Joining Dave in the studio this week is revered comedian and podcast host Paul Gilmartin of the Mental Illness Happy Hour!  They discuss alcoholism, and what pushes you there, and… more

You Made It Weird #183: Ryan Sickler

Ryan Sickler (comedy! The CrabFeast podcast!) makes it weird! Listen to Ryan’s podcast The CrabFeast! Get tickets to see a taping of The Pete Holmes Show LIVE! Follow @peteholmes on… more

Pop My Culture #131: Doug Benson

Doug Benson (Doug Loves Movies, The Benson Interruption, Dining with Doug and Karen) joins Cole and Vanessa to chat about Bad Grandpa, fart-filtering underwear, unusual candle scents, alive vs. dead… more

The Mutant Season #105: Myke Chilian

Animator Myke Chilian hangs out with Gil to talk about what a storyboard artist does, working on Uncle Grandpa, and how he got into animation!… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #115: The Colbert Report

Head-writer Opus Moreschi (Craig Kilborn; Li’l Bush) and writers Eric Drysdale (The Daily Show), Nate Charny, Michael Brumm, Meredith Scardino, and Aaron Cohen discuss how the show is put together,… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #32: Flavor Tripping with Greg Proops, Brendon Walsh, and Graham Elwood

Karen was sick, so it’s just Dining with Doug and special guests Brendon Walsh, Greg Proops, and Graham Elwood in this trippy episode! Gary and Simon of Dessert Lab: The… more

Cashing In With T.J. Miller #84: Butter Coma

Cash and T.J. talk about “man’s search for meaning,” Tarzan, Red Fox, Janis Joplin, excessive hubris, scary animals, texting while talking, ass bites, American England, angry proposals, underachievers, and… more

The K Ohle #28: Pet-o-Philia with Nick Thune

Nick and Kurt chat about animals. Topics include crazy boat parties, sad stories about dogs, and a game of How Would You Rather Die? Plus, Kurt vents some beefs about… more

Today We Learned #13: Clark Duke

The guys sit down with Clark Duke (Hot Tub Time Machine, Kick-Ass 2, The Croods) to talk about the secret Illuminati of luxury eyewear, New York’s pneumatic tube mail network,… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #141: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Natal Attraction”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion, Croach the Tracker. Also starring Craig Cackowski as local yokel Felton; Dana Gould as mad… more

Ding-Donger #29: From an Alley in the East Village, Cranked on Joe

Matt’s in NYC to be on The Michael J. Fox Show, and that’s why the episode is late. Fuck that guy. Matt, not Michael. HE’s a National treasure. Join Braunger… more

We’re Alive: Chapter 39 – Chemical Reactions – Part 3 of 3

Following the trail…… more

The Indoor Kids #122: Inside a Cat’s Mouth with Kevin Pereira, Brea Grant, and Sandeep Parikh

This week, Kumail and Emily welcome their pals Kevin, Brea, and Sandeep to talk about Oculus Rift, “girlfriend mode” in gaming, horror movies, GTA 5, and all kinds of other… more

Nerdist Podcast: Clark Gregg

Clark Gregg sits down with Chris to talk about how Agent Coulson came to rise, juggling a career between writing and acting, and a crazy story about acting on Broadway!… more