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FEaB #21: Delightful

In the latest edition of FEaB, Matt tells Scott what he finds delightful. How adorbs…. more

Set List: Andi Osho

Want more Set List from the Nerdist Channel? Yes, you do, and British stand-up comic and actress Andi Osho is the latest to take a shot at coming up with… 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

A Trailer For David O. Russell’s Next, “American Hustle”

Here’s the trailer for David O. Russell’s next movie, the star-packed ’70s scam story American Hustle, with a puffy Christian Bale explaining the art of the con to Bradley Cooper,… more

Up For Auction: Dan Harmon’s Iron Man Costume From the Comic-Con “Community” Panel

If you were at the Community panel at Comic-Con this year, you saw Dan Harmon make his entrance in a home-made Iron Man costume, subsequently ripped off him by Danny… more

Pickstarter: More “Back to the Future” Documentary Action

Here’s a Kickstarter worth noting for fans of Back to the Future: a documentary, Back in Time, about the cultural impact of the movie, told from the viewpoint of the… more

John Williams Back To Score “Star Wars Episode VII”

Well, this is welcome news indeed: John Williams has signed on to score Star Wars Episode VII. That’s the word from Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy at Star Wars Celebration Europe II… more

Season 2, Ep. 1 of “Video Game High School”: Now

Look what’s back: the first episode of Season 2 of Freddie Wong, Matt Arnold, Will Campos and Brian Firenzi’s Video Game High School is here. There’s a new, tough FPS… more

Set List: Hal Sparks

It’s time for another episode of Set List from the Nerdist Channel, and taking the stage for Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s “comedy without a net” is Hal Sparks. Can… more

Pickstarter: Time Machines and a Vengeful Clown

Hey, it’s been a while since we highlighted crowdfunding projects here, but here are a couple that might just pique your nerdy interests. Without further ado: A couple of filmmakers… more

Talking “Gravity” with Sandra Bullock and Alfonso Cuarón

From Comic-Con in San Diego, here’s Chris Hardwick’s talk with Sandra Bullock and writer/director Alfonso Cuarón about the new movie Gravity, in which Bullock and George Clooney drift… more

Aubrey Plaza IS Daria

If only this trailer for a live-action Daria starring Aubrey Plaza was a real movie rather than a College Humor parody about an adult Daria returning home to Lawndale, and… more

“Animeme Rap Battles”: Psy vs. Kim Jong-un

It’s Gangnam Style vs. Pyongyang Style in another episode of Animeme Rap Battles. Yes, Psy and Kim Jong-un take each other on in the latest throwdown between fictional characters –… more

The 47th Samurai: The Trailer for “47 Ronin”

Keanu Reeves in a mystical Japan, playing a half-breed who joins a band of 47 samurai out to avenge the murder of their master by a warlord? Fighting monsters and… more

Comic-Con: Tom Cruise and Chris Hardwick Duet

Hey, you’ve heard by now that Tom Cruise dropped by the Comic-Con panel for his next movie Edge of Tomorrow, surprising moderator Chris Hardwick. And you’ve heard that they ended… more

Course of the Force at YouTube Space LA

Course of the Force, the lightsaber relay from Skywalker Ranch to San Diego to benefit the Make-a-Wish Foundation, made a detour on the way to see YouTube’s Los Angeles location,… more

The Collection: Bullets, Masks, and a Geek Girl Anthem

Got a few videos in The Collection today while I keep trying to recover from Comic-Con. (Several hours in Hall H on the last day followed by a two-and-a-half hour… more

“Game Off”: Catfished and the Nerdist Channel’s Game Off is back with more of what Goombas are talking about while marching through the Mushroom Kingdom. This time, online dating is on… more

John Leguizamo, Donald Faison and Jeff Wadlow Talk “Kick-Ass 2″ On “What’s Trending”

John Leguizamo and Donald Faison are in the upcoming Kick-Ass 2, and writer/director Jeff Wadlow joined them and our friend Shira Lazar on the Nerdist stage in Petco Park’s… more

Scientifically Accurate “DuckTales” (NSFW)

Fox’s Animation Domination High-Def has some nightmare fuel for you, another in their Scientifically Accurate series revamping classic cartoons. DuckTales takes the hit this time, and I have to warn… more

The Stars Sing “Ice Ice Baby”

Apropos of absolutely nothing, and because after Comic-Con, and I’ll put this mildly, we’re all a little tired and punchy, here’s a supercut that uses movie dialogue to have a… more

Comic-Con: “Community”

The panel was called “Community: Celebrating the Fans,” but the Comic-Con Hall H event on Sunday was a mutual love-fest, with Dan Harmon back at the helm for the show’s… more

Comic-Con: “Doctor Who”

BBC America’s Doctor Who panel celebrating the show’s 50th anniversary featured Matt Smith, Jenna-Louise Coleman, Stephen Moffat, producer Marcus Wilson, writer/producer Mark Gatiss, and David Bradley, set to play… more

Comic-Con: “Breaking Bad”

As if the anticipation for the final eight episodes of Breaking Bad wasn’t already intense, a Hall H panel on Comic-Con’s final day Sunday featured sneak preview footage from the… more