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 #54: Say Yes to the Episode

Adam ain’t here this week. BUT! Jeff Davis from Harmontown and Matt Gourley from Superego and James Bonding are! Also, Paul Bonanno shows up with his signature catchphrase and Neil… more

Sex Nerd Sandra #135: Casual Sex with Dr. Zhana Vrangalova

FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS? Sex Researcher and Developmental Psychologist Dr. Zhana Vrangalova geeks out on casual sex’s effect on mental health. Facts are presented, myths are busted and she sets us… 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

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #58: Round 1 and 2 (Anthony Lopez, Veronica Heath, Barbara Holm, Paul Jay and Shane Torres)

Round one with Anthony Lopez, Veronica Heath, Barbara Holm, Paul Jay and Shane Torres. Recorded live at the Blue Monk in Portland, OR November 14, 2013. See Competitive Erotic Fan… more

The JV Club #101: Ginger Gonzaga

Finally, the ALL-ALMONDS episode you’ve been waiting for! Sympathize with awesome guest Ginger Gonzaga (ABC’s Mixology) as she patiently discusses almonds with Janet for almost the entire hour.* Oh, and… more

Chewin’ It #52: Johnny Knoxville

Johnny Knoxville, Filmmaker, Actor, Daredevil… like he needs an intro?!  Johnny chews it w/ Kevin and Steve about Bad Grandpa (Spoiler alerts! Watch it before you listen!), his broken dick,… more

The Wrestling Compadres Slamcast #9: Stevie Ray, Queen Sharmell, Nigel McGuiness, & Rob Schamberger

The Compadres really bring the heat this week … Harlem Heat, that is! 10 time WCW Tag Team Champion Stevie Ray joins the show for one helluva interview, Queen Sharmell returns,… more

Nerdist Podcast: Chris Kluwe Returns

Chris Kluwe loved the Nerdist podcast so much, he came back! He, Chris and Jonah talk about what video games they are playing right now, what happened to his NFL… more

You Made It Weird #199: Justin Willman

Justin Willman (Magician! Cupcake Wars! Justin Willman’s Magic Meltdown on the Nerdist Channel!) makes it weird! Follow @Justin_Willman on Twitter! Follow @peteholmes on Twitter and Like the show on… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #132: Writers/Actors

Clark Gregg (writer/director: Choke; Trust Me; actor: The Avengers, Much Ado About Nothing, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.); Dan Bucatinsky (writer: Web Therapy; Grey’s Anatomy;… more

The Mutant Season #122: Adam Rodrigues

Adam Rodrigues hangs out with Gil to talk about growing up in Hawaii, working on Jonah Raydio, and more! Follow @mutantseason on Twitter!… more

Cashing In With T.J. Miller #100: Pinball Totem Tank- Part 2

Cash and T.J. talk about Epicureans, spiritual healers, soft pillowy heads, Bonobo chimps, shamans, flab nabbing hat grabbers, hypochondriacs, House of Cards, the sacred and profane, divining rods, sex… more

The K Ohle #43: Pet-o-Philia with Doug Benson

Doug and Kurt talk about Doug’s pets of his past, how elephants console each other, and play the second installment of Spirit Human. (And don’t forget to enjoy the constant… more

What’s New #6: Thomas Dale, Steve Simeone, Grant Cotter

Host Christian Spicer is joined by Thomas Dale (Chelsea Lately, Late Show, Just for Laughs), Steve Simeone (NBC, TBS, Comedy Central), and Grant Cotter (MTV’s Jerks with Cameras) for some… more

Today We Learned #30: Matt Cohen

What cologne drives tigers wild? Where did Pop Rocks come from? Why do we call marijuana “pot,” anyway? Matt Cohen (Bagged & Boarded, Stoner Science) joins the guys in the… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #157: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “La Venganza de Los Bandititos”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada, Mark Gagliardi as Croach the Tracker, and Busy Philipps as the Red Plains Rider. Also starring Martin Starr, Autumn Reeser, and Matt Jones… more

Nerdist Podcast: Jared Leto

Jared Leto comes on the podcast to talk about being nominated for his role in Dallas Buyers Club, his Thirty Seconds to Mars documentary, and the crazy financial system of… more

It’s That Episode #110: Jill Donnelly/Antiques Roadshow – Vintage Rochester

Jill Donnelly (UCB Theatre, The Moth) invites Craig over, makes some dinner and watches a vintage episode of Antiques Roadshow — are you enticed? Jill and Craig put guns to… more

The Indoor Kids #140: Hot Lap with Malik Forte

Today Kumail and Emily welcome Malik Forte, the brand new games editor for! We’re also joined by Matthew Burnside for a discussion of XBox One games, SXSW, movies… more

Ding-Donger #43: Back from SXSW, Still SouthFresh

Oh man, SXSW was crazy, but so is life. Donger returns with whole new tales from the Southwest, including a bit of advice first-person inspired by the tragedy from the… more

Nerdist Comics Panel #34: Justice League: War!

Justice League: War! Heath Corson’s DC Direct film has finally been released! And it’s really good! Adam Beechen (Hench), Marc Bernardin (Hollywood Reporter; Monster Attack Network) and Ben Blacker (Thrilling… more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #57: Round 2 (Jared Logan, Dave Child, TJ Chambers, Stephanie Hasz, and Shane Torres)

Round two with Jared Logan, Dave Child, TJ Chambers, Stephanie Hasz, and Shane Torres. Recorded live at the Nerdmelt Theater in Los Angeles on February 18, 2014. See Competitive Erotic… more

Big Pop Fun #100: Tom Solos Rocky!

It’s the 100th episode of Big Pop Fun, and Tom takes a solo on Ohio, Phoenix, and Rocky. Yeah, he thought the 100th episode would be a bigger deal, too! Enjoy!… more

The Todd Glass Show #144: Rob Gleeson & Ian Karmel

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