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

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Steven Yeun and Josh McDermitt

Glenn and Eugene are gonna stick around after tonight’s episode of The Walking Dead on AMC to join Chris Hardwick on Talking Dead, the aftershow. Okay, they’ll be in their… more

SET LIST: Ben Gleib on Conspiracies, Roosters, and Magic Dating

Fueled by turnips, Ben Gleib (the Last Week on Earth podcast, GSN’s upcoming Idiot Test) is this week’s comedian taking on the challenge of Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s Set… 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

Nerdist News: Talking DIVERGENT With Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Tony Goldwyn, and Ashley Judd

With the opening of the film version of DIvergent this weekend, Nerdist News’ Dan Casey took the opportunity to talk to the movie’s stars Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Tony Goldwyn,… more


Nerdist News’ Dan Casey was able to get a few minutes with The Muppets at the junket for Muppets Most Wanted, opening this weekend. Dan talked to Kermit and Miss… more

DIY DAMMIT: Concrete Stool with Allison Fields

Who can’t use a concrete stool? (No hard stool jokes here. Please.) But, you know, they’re so hard to find at the local stool store, so Joselyn Hughes will show… more

A Full Trailer For FX’s FARGO: Some Kinda Organized Crime Thing

FX has released a new trailer for the TV version of Fargo, and, finally, we get to see more of the cast, hear more of the broad accents, and get… more

DVK: Mark Wahlberg on Holes in Parks

“Mark Wahlberg” — Dan Van Kirk’s version of Mark Wahlberg, that is — has another very special “So Now You Do Know” PSA, this time informing you about the dangers… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Melissa McBride, Yvette Nicole Brown, and Phil Brooks

On tonight’s episode of Talking Dead, the aftershow followingThe Walking Dead on AMC hosted by Chris Hardwick, Carol — Melissa Mc Bride — and a couple of superfans returning for… more

SET LIST: Todd Glass

Our own Todd Glass of The Todd Glass Show fame takes on the stand-up obstacle course of Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s Set List on the Nerdist Channel this week,… more

.@midnight Last Night: Nikki Glaser, Steve Agee, Kyle Kinane

Last night was another Tag Team Thursday on @midnight with Chris Hardwick on Comedy Central, and the formidable Nikki Glaser, Steve Agee and Kyle Kinane did their home player partners… more

Happy Pi Day 2014

Are we gonna do it again? OF COURSE WE ARE. As a wise man once said, it’s Nerd Christmas, after all. Here you go: Can’t break the tradition as long… more

@midnight Last Night: Jonah Ray, Wil Wheaton, Matt Mira

Old friends gathered for a rousing good time on @midnight with Chris Hardwick last night on Comedy Central, namely Hardwick’s old pal Wil Wheaton and Nerdist Podcast co-hosts Jonah Ray… more

DIY DAMMIT: Tea Cup Candles with Ed Hansen

Tea cup candles add that certain measure of class to your home, but how do you make ‘em? It’s more than just sticking a candle in a cup. Joselyn Hughes… more

@midnight Last Night: Dominic Monaghan, Kulap Vilaysack, Howard Kremer

One’s been Merry and Lost, the others know Who Charted?: Dominic Monaghan, Kulap Vilaysack, and Howard Kremer paneled up for @midnight with Chris Hardwick last night on Comedy Central. Mascot… more

@midnight Last Night: SMOD Night with Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, Ralph Garman

The SMODvasion of @midnight with Chris Hardwick was in full effect last night on Comedy Central: Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, and Ralph Garman seized control of the panel and bantered… more

DVK: Mark Wahlberg at Trader Joe’s

Who doesn’t love Trader Joe’s? Mark Wahlberg — okay, Dan Van Kirk’s version of Mark Wahlberg — does. especially after he learned a valuable life lesson at the checkout stand…. more

Podcasts Vs. Patent Trolls: How You Can Help

You know how you don’t pay attention to some threats until they directly target you? Yeah, we got one like that. Listen up, because if you’re a podcast fan, this… more

See The Folks Behind THE WALKING DEAD at ZOMBIESTRAVAGANZA in Beverly Hills Tuesday

If you’re in L.A. Tuesday and you’re a fan of The Walking Dead… okay, that’s a large group right there. If you’re in it, have we got an event… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Lauren Cohan and Sonequa Martin-Green

After you watch tonight’s episode of The Walking Dead on AMC, you are cordially invited to stick around and watch Talking Dead, the aftershow hosted by Chris Hardwick, for analysis… more

SET LIST: Jen Kirkman

How do you think the reliably hilarious Jen Kirkman would do with the challenge of Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s Set List on the Nerdist Channel? Jen rose to the… more

@midnight Last Night: Rob Huebel, Michaela Watkins, Doug Benson, Chad Softwick

Oh, sure, @midnight with Chris Hardwick last night on Comedy Central would have been great if all we got was a panel of Rob Huebel, Michaela Watkins, and Doug Benson…. more

Spinoff!: @midday With ‘Chad Softwick’

By now, you know how successful Chris Hardwick’s @midnight has been, and its success has not escaped Comedy Central. And for every successful TV show, there’s an opportunity for a… more

@midnight Last Night: Paul F. Tompkins, Maria Bamford, Paul Scheer

Paul F. Tompkins, Maria Bamford, and Paul Scheer played @midnight with Chris Hardwick last night on Comedy Central, and the topics included Vin Diesel’s Facebook page, which pretty much should… more