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Set List: Rick Overton

Rick Overton is one of the most respected veteran stand-ups in the business, but how will he fare in the comedy challenge of Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s exercise in “… more

Watch IN THE NAME OF SCIENCE with Jonah Ray on NatGeo Friday the 13th

TV WATCHING AND DVR ALERT! Friday — the 13th, of course — National Geographic Channel will be airing the pilot episode of In the Name of Science, hosted by our… 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

Jimmy Fallon’s BREAKING BAD Parody

Last night, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon did its Breaking Bad parody, Joking Bad, with Jimmy getting the bad news — he has six months. (Until The Tonight Show, that… more

JURASSIC WORLD, Coming In 2015

It was a very brief message. This: Universal Pictures will release JURASSIC WORLD in 3D on Friday, June 12, 2015.— Universal Pictures (@UniversalPics) September 11,… more

The iPhone 5S/5C Announcement: What You Expected, But Pretty Cool Nonetheless

iPhone. Yep. Let’s get some stuff out of the way right out of the box: Yeah, your Android/Windows Phone/BlackBerry/Symbian/Palm OS/tin cans and string could do… more


This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Double Jump, the talk show about video games for people who aren’t gamers (oh, okay, for gamers, too), Ted Price, CEO and President of… more

Special FX Contouring Makeup? TRY THIS AT HOME

Crabcat Industries’ Holly Conrad and Jessica Merizan wrap up this round of episodes of the Nerdist Channel’s Try This at Home with a primer on contouring makeup. They have tips… more


So, when last we left Boardwalk Empire, Gyp Rosetti had been dispatched to the Great Roadside Diner in the Sky while relieving himself on the beach and Nucky had, with… more

TALKING BAD Sunday: Bryan Cranston, Don Cheadle, Steven Michael Quezada

Last week, Hank and Jesse’s awkward tandem hit a major pothole when Jesse called an audible in the plaza. Does he really have a better idea to hit Walt where… more

Doctor Who TARDIS in Orbit Project – Update #2

Daughter-father team Alex and Robert Doyle are back on the Nerdist Channel with a second monthly update on their Kickstarter-backed project to put a satellite replica of the TARDIS into… more

Talking About HELL BABY with Thomas Lennon, Ben Garant, Keegan-Michael Key, and Rob Huebel

Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant have a new movie in theaters right now, Hell Baby, about a couple who moves into a New Orleans home with a deadly secret…. more

Comic Book Club Reviews RIDDICK

We’ve passed Labor Day, but there’s one more review in the Comic Book Club’s Biggest. Summer. Ever. on the Nerdist Channel. This time, the guys got a chance to see… more

THE IT CROWD Finale Coming This Month In U.K.

The series finale of The IT Crowd finally has an air date in the U.K. After series co-creator Graham Linehan tweeted this: People! I bring news! The IT Crowd… more

Set List: Kira Soltanovich

Stand-up comic Kira Soltanovich (Oxygen’s Girls Behaving Badly, The Tonight Show) is the latest to take on the comedy obstacle course that is Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s exercise in “… more

MAN OF TAI CHI Trailer: Keanu Reeves Directs a Martial Arts Flick

Man of Tai Chi is Keanu Reeves’ directorial debut. Well, sure, okay, right. Huh. But wait — martial arts. Ass kicking galore. A young Tai Chi master roped in by… more

Sneaky Zebra Presents PAX Prime Cosplay

Our friends at Sneaky Zebra made it out to PAX Prime this year, and as always, they were ready with their cameras and grabbed some great footage of all the… more

Game Off: Goombatfleck, with Kyle Kinane and the Nerdist Channel’s Game Off returns with more of what Goombas are talking about while marching through the Mushroom Kingdom. This time, a fatalistic conversation leads to… more

Loki… er, Tom Hiddleston Meets Cookie Monster, Shares Valuable Lesson

The latest celebrity visitor to Sesame Street is Loki. Okay, it’s Tom Hiddleston, out of character and eating a cookie, which draws a certain blue fuzzy guy’s attention. And that’s… more

Ketchup With the Hot Dogs: BOARDWALK EMPIRE

Nucky’s back Sunday night with the new season of HBO’s Boardwalk Empire, but it’s been a while since the last episode and you might need a refresher. Never fear, Henson… more

The Next TRANSFORMERS Movie Has a Teaser Poster, and a Title

Okay, now you know: The next Transformers movie will be called Transformers: Age of Extinction. That’s what it says on the teaser poster unveiled at Yahoo! Movies. This poster: So,… more

Introducing DOUBLE JUMP, the Video Game Talk Show, with Guest Adam Sessler

New from the Nerdist Channel, it’s Double Jump, a talk show about video games — okay, it’s for gamers and the people who have to put up with them every… more

For Weather Nerds: A Decade Of Weather in 3 Minutes

Are you a weather nerd? I know you’re out there. This has been out for a few weeks, but I just saw it (thanks to Laughing Squid) — a time-lapse… more


We get it. You didn’t have the time, or you just aren’t very good at them, or they just passed you by. Whatever the reason, you never did get around… more