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Martin Freeman: Actor, Hobbit, LEGO

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, which is out today on DVD and Blu-ray, recently cracked $1 billion at the worldwide box office, only the 15th film ever to do so…. more

BBC Exclusive New “Doctor Who” Trailer & Ep Synopses

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a1pzCjPN9xs&w=615&h=346] You guys! It’s only two weeks until Doctor Who returns with the first of eight episodes…. 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
 

Cartoon Theme Songs Sure Were Weird

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lEx9r5enZsk&w=615&h=461] Last September was the 20th anniversary of the premiere of the landmark superhero cartoon, Batman: The… more

Interview with “The Incredible Burt Wonderstone” Screenwriters John Francis Daley & Jonathan Goldstein

John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein have both been in the TV game for a number of years. Daley began as Sam Weir on the short-lived though mega-influential Freaks and… more

Three New “Doctor Who” Novels Hit the Shelves in April

We’re all very excited for the premiere of the second half of the seventh series of Doctor Who, as surely most of you are as well. The first episode, “The… more
 

DVD “Who”sday – March 2013

This month, we’re treated to special editions of two of the earliest DVD releases. They’ve been given a face lift and are accompanied by tons of special features, both old… more

The Shelf: Rise of the Guardians, Life of Pi and a Cirque Giveaway

This week on The Shelf, we’ve got a kid and the tiger who wants to eat him, a bunch of things your parents callously told you didn’t exist when you… more

Douglas Adams: The Writer At the End of the Universe

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SF2fZ2iOXhk&w=615&h=461] Today would have been British writer Douglas Adams’ 61st birthday. He passed away in 2001, and for someone… more
 

Let Deadpool Tell You About His New Video Game

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NoSmHYH02nk&w=615&h=346] The Marvel Universe’s “favorite” ultra-violent, motormouth, fourth-wall-ignoring mercenary is the star of his own video game coming out… more

Animation Tests For Doctor Who’s First Regeneration

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wASEpjDsLGo&w=615&h=461] As was announced a few weeks ago, and we reported after Gallifrey One, episode four of “The Tenth… more

“Doctor Who” Series 7b Pictures (SPOILERS)

BBC America’s Doctor Who Tumblr has just put up a bevy of new screen grabs from the first four episodes of Series 7b, which will, of course, premiere on March… more
 

Freshly-Minted “Iron Man 3″ Trailer

We’ve been intensely excited for Iron Man 3 since our first glimpse at the teaser trailer, but as we all saw from the Super Bowl spot and its subsequent “Extended… more

Penny Arcade Looks for the Next Great Web Cartoonist

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zUScIuxZE90&w=615&h=346] Fans of web comics are no doubt aware of Penny Arcade, the powerhouse three-panel strip that… more

NEW: “Doctor Who” Series 7b Image and News

This just in: The Doctor and Clara’s first, well second, well… third adventure together will be against something called “The Spoonheads.” BBC America has confirmed that the episode that will… more
 

Two Missing “Doctor Who” Episodes to be Animated for DVD

You might recall that last week I posted news from the DVD panel from this year’s Gallifrey One convention in which Supervising Editor Dan Hall said that they were looking… more

Nerdist Exclusive: “Oz the Great and Powerful” Midnight IMAX Print Debut

Fans excited to see Sam Raimi’s Oz the Great and Powerful in IMAX at 12:01 am on March 8th (or, the midnight after the 7th) will get an extra… more

Dissecting Trailers: “Dead Man Down”

This is a movie that I’ve barely heard anything about, other than that it’s directed by Niels Arden Oplev, the Danish director who did the original The Girl with the… more
 

“Torchwood” Reunion at Calgary Comic Expo

You’ve heard of San Diego Comic-Con, and C2E2, and Dragon*Con, and several other major conventions of their type. But you might not, however, have heard of a con which… more

Dalek Designer Ray Cusick Dies, Age 84

The BBC designer who gave form to Doctor Who’s oldest and most persistent adversaries has died. Ray Cusick, 84, was the one who was tasked with creating the look of… more

Interview with “Dark Skies” Writer/Director Scott Stewart

Scott Stewart’s background is in visual effects and the VFX company which he co-founded, The Orphanage, was responsible for a number of movies including Iron Man, Sin City, and… more
 

Interview with Steven Moffat from Gallifrey One

Before the closing ceremonies of last weekend’s Gallifrey One convention, an interview with Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat was screened for the standing-room only crowd. The interview was conducted by… more

Max Landis Joins “Trailers From Hell!”

Hollywood screenwriter and past Nerdist Podcast guest Max Landis, can add “weird movie-trailer commentator” to his resume. He’s the newest contributor to the best 5-minute film school on the internet,… more

Interview with “Dark Skies” Star Keri Russell

Keri Russell has had quite a varied career already, performing in things from the teen angsty Felicity to the short-lived sitcom Running Wilde to now getting to do the action… more