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


Nerdist Podcast: Brian Henson

Brian Henson and Chris sit down to talk about their pet dogs, the technique of puppetry, growing up in the heyday of The Muppet Show, and the show Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge on SyFy!… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #106: Ghost Girls

A chat with the writers/creators of the awesome and hilarious new Yahoo series Ghost Girls: Amanda Lund, Maria Blasucci, and Jeremy Konner (Drunk History). The 12-episode paranormal procedural was… more

The Mutant Season #97: Joe Sib

Comedian, musician, DJ and punk rock connoisseur Joe Sib hangs out with Gil to talk about his days as a musician, how he got into punk rock, and having a… 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

Cashing In with T. J. Miller #76: Puppet Marathon

Cash and T.J. talk about farmers markets, sweater vests, Martin Van Buren, crisis management, hunger strike movies, Neti pots, feather duster abuse, Chicago heat, and nose tea, and ask… more

The K Ohle #20: Get Lost with Jonah Ray

Jonah Ray (Jonah Raydio, The Nerdist, comedy) flips the script on Kurt and blindfolds him, throws him in his car and drives him somewhere he’s never been. Along the way… more

Today We Learned #5: April Richardson

What scent have scientists discovered that drives women mad? What was dropped on a Japanese fishing boat from 30,000 feet? What were Walt Disney’s cryptic last words? Find out… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #133: Beyond Belief, “Molar Express”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins as that married medium Frank Doyle. Also starring Matt Gourley as Arthur; Mark McConville as Curtis; and Autumn Reeser as Greta. Recorded June 1, 2013…. more

We’re Alive: Chapter 37- Balance of Power – Pt. 3 of 3

The power has shifted…. more

The Indoor Kids #114: European Rampage with Brian Colin!

This week, Emily and Kumail have a chat with Brian Colin, the director of Game Refuge and the creator of games like Rampage and General Chaos! Learn about the dynamics… more

Nerdist Podcast: Katey Sagal

The extremely lovely and talented Katey Sagal sits down with the guys to talk about her days on Married with Children, her love of playing music, and what crazy things… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #28: Tom Lennon, James Adomian and Desserts at Cinefamily

It’s another Dining with Doug and Karen from Cinefamily! Tom Lennon and James Adomian join Doug and Karen to try an array of desserts from the potluck!… more

Nerdist Comics Panel #13: Christos Gage

Comics Edition #13: Christos Gage! Adam Beechen (Hench) and Ben Blacker (Thrilling Adventure Hour) sit down with writer Christos Gage to talk about working for Marvel and smaller publishers, Avengers… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #27: Round 1 (Derek Sheen, Travis Vogt, Douglas Gale and Emmett Montgomery)

Round one with Derek Sheen, Travis Vogt, Douglas Gale and Emmett Montgomery. Recorded September 1, 2013 at Bumbershoot in Seattle. Follow @bryancooking on Twitter!… more

Nerdist Podcast: Doug Jones

The amazing Doug Jones comes on the show to talk about dressing up in crazy costumes and special effects make up and tease an upcoming role he has, and the… more

Big Pop Fun #91: Tom Solos Toughness

Tom is tough. He is so tough that he once slid on broken glass and threw a guy over a lunch table. But only if you heard about it, not… more

The Alton Browncast #11: Geoffrey Zakarian

Join Alton Brown and Geoffrey Zakarian as they drink martinis and talk cruise ships, breakfast, and how this chef got his start. Inspired by Iron Chef Zakarian’s love of… more

The Todd Glass Show #118: Chris Fairbanks

Chris Fairbanks returns for more fun! Follow @chrisfairbanks on Twitter! Buy The Todd Glass Show t-shirts! Like The Todd Glass Show on Facebook, follow @ToddGlass on Twitter, and buy his… more

The Legacy Music Hour #149: Horse Racing and Fishing Games

Horses and fish are the focus of Episode 149.  That is, horse racing games and fishing games, two marginalized types of video games, though more popular in Japan.  Two topics,… more

Comic Book Club: Amelia Cole vs. This Good Robot

It’s a packed show this week with Nick Brokenshire and Adam P. Knave from Amelia Cole and the Unknown World, and Michael Ragosta from the band This Good Robot! Plus,… more

James Bonding #001: Dr. No With Paul F. Tompkins

Matt and Matt invite comedian Paul F. Tompkins to the show to break down the 1962 classic. Follow @JamesBondingPOD, @MattMira, and @MattGourley on Twitter!… more

Ding-Donger #21: Casting Myself in My Own Action Movie

Hey Dings, hey Dongs. Matt has returned from taping a new episode of Chelsea Lately to talk about how Twitter is heroin to comedians, his weekend in Oregon, the best… more

Mission Log #57 – Episode 057 – The Enterprise Incident

The Romulans have a new bit of technology called a “cloaking device” (just go with it). Kirk pretends to be crazy, then pretends to be a Romulan to get to… more

James Bonding #000: Do You Expect Me To Talk?

This is the debut of Matt Mira and Matt Gourley’s 007 podcast, which will examine the James Bond canon… Hear the origin story of the Podcast.  They guys also break… more

The JV Club #77: Ursula Whittaker

What becomes of an eight year-old who masters the L.A. public transit system, is the subject of an angry petition at school, and has imperfect feet? Find out with… more