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

Jason Silva Shows Us “Awe”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QyVZrV3d3o&w=615&h=346] Our good friend Jason Silva, the host of National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games, has another mind-expanding video for… more

Pickstarter: A Movie About Video Games

Despite the many correct and profound reflections on art and media the late, great Roger Ebert gave to the world, one he got incredibly wrong was about video games. He… 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
 

The Shelf: “Doctor Who” Series 7 Pt. 2, “Beetlejuice,” the Complete Series

This week, we’ve got Blu-rays and DVDs of some favorite television programs as well as some weird movies you may want to check out. The beauty of “The Shelf” is… more

More Answers to Pop Songs’ Rhetorical Questions

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPgGELDc1bE&w=615&h=461] A couple of weeks ago, I took it upon myself to answer rhetorical questions posed by… more

Get Wasted with the US Trailer for “The World’s End”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ibQvQUpMTg&w=615&h=346] Can it be August yet? The American version of the new The World’s End trailer is now alive… more
 

John DiMaggio Talks “I Know That Voice”

John DiMaggio is one of the most sought-after and hardest-working voice actors in the biz today. He grew to prominence as the voice of Bender Bending Rodriguez on the Matt… more

Inside the World of “Sanjay & Craig”

Nickelodeon has always been on the cutting edge of original animated programming. From the early ’90s with its first three “Nicktoons,” Doug, Rugrats, and Ren & Stimpy, the network has… more

Review: “Epic” — 3D Visuals, 2D Script

For 3D digital animation, most people think there’s Pixar and there’s everybody else. However, there are lots of other animation studios out there doing terrific work in the… more
 

Interview with “Tainted Love” Creator and Star Orlando Jones

Tainted Love is a romantic comedy-action-crime=graphic novel adventure story that combines live action and motion-comic to spin its narrative. It’s the tale of boy meets girl; however, in… more

Weird Old Sci-Fi: “Ghidorah: The Three-Headed Monster”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aYwbxZN11Fs&w=615&h=461] With Pacific Rim coming out this summer, I thought I’d take a look at a Kaiju film from… more

Super Rad! A Talk with Christian Jacobs About “The Aquabats! Super Show!”

Orange County ska rock superheroes The Aquabats were founded in 1994 and almost since their inception, front man Christian Jacobs (aka MC Bat Commander) has been attempting to bring the… more
 

The Shelf: “The Last Stand,” “My Neighbor Totoro,” “Howl’s Moving Castle”

It’s a jam-packed week of Blu-ray and DVD releases this week with action, horror, adventure, comedy and Hayao Miyazaki. Hooray! The Last Stand [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=… more

Doctor Who Review: “The Name of the Doctor” (SPOILERS)

Wait, so this WASN’T the 50th Anniversary special? It’s an episode in which every single incarnation of the Doctor we know (and also…) is featured, and in a way that… more

Watch “Set List” for YouTube Comedy Week

Beginning Sunday, May 19th, YouTube will be holding a seven-day comedy extravaganza, YouTube Comedy Week, featuring some of the best and brightest of internet funny-making. The Nerdist Channel is among… more
 

Interview with “Last Man Standing” Writer/Artist Dan LuVisi

In 2010, Dan LuVisi’s massive graphic tome Last Man Standing: Killbook of a Bounty Hunter was released, detailing the history, world, and characters of LuVisi’s Last Man Standing comic series… more

“Arrow” Season One Hits the Bullseye

On principle, if somebody tells me there’s going to be another DC superhero program on the CW network, I’m going to be a bit cautious. Smallville had an… more

Interview with “We’re Alive” Creator KC Wayland

We’re Alive is brand new to the Nerdist Podcast Network, but it’s by no means a new show. For three seasons, the survivors of the zombie apocalypse have done their… more
 

Vin Diesel’s Glowing Eyes Are Back in First “Riddick” Trailer

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDxDEjDMreA&w=615&h=346] The perpetual space fugitive Richard B. Riddick, played by the gravelliest voice in the business, Vin Diesel, is… more

Seattle International Film Festival Preview

If you’re in the Seattle area, or want to make a pilgrimage there, from May 16th to June 9th but don’t really know why or what you’d do there, then… more

Happy Birthday, George Lucas!

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mztK3s63_OM&w=615&h=461] Today is George Lucas’ birthday. It’s pretty safe to say that if any one person… more
 

The Shelf: “Cloud Atlas,” “Doctor Who: The Visitation,” “Frankie Go Boom”

This week, The Shelf has a film spanning hundreds of years and three directors, the Doctor’s visit gets revisited, and a one-night stand goes incredibly badly. Cloud Atlas [youtube http://… more

Win the “Fraggle Rock” 30th Anniversary Collection on DVD!

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NT1tZmGvFfY&w=615&h=461] It seems almost unthinkable that Jim Henson’s Fraggle Rock, his landmark children’s program about several different species living… more

Answers to Pop Songs’ Rhetorical Questions

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y9KfHpm4s4w&w=615&h=461] For some unexplainable reason, pop songs like to ask questions and then never answer them. I have no… more