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An “Arrested Development” Promo, In Case You Weren’t Excited Enough

The Bluths are back, and Netflix has a full promo video for them, touting the May 26th return of America’s favorite seriously dysfunctional and sometimes criminal family with a stair… more

“Pete Holmes: Nice Try, the Devil” Airs Sunday Night 11/10c on Comedy Central

Hey, what are you watching Sunday night? No, AFTER that. At 11/10c. Here’s what you’ll be watching, in the U.S., at least: Pete Holmes: Nice Try, The Devil,… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more

The Collection: Gatsby Game for Good, 3-Headed “Get Lucky,” and More

Can’t end the week without another edition of The Collection, our compilation of cool stuff around the Net, can we? No, we can’t. So here you go, starting with a… more

FEaB #18: We Forgot to Name It

Having not had a chance to review it, I have to take the description supplied with this episode at its word: “Matt rages against Clamato juice, amongst other things.” Poor… more

Gentle Reminder: Space Week on “The Nerdist” Saturday Night

You’re patiently waiting in front of your TV set for Saturday night, right? No? Well, DO IT NOW. It’s Space Week on BBC America’s The Nerdist, and that means 1)… more

“Community” Gets Renewed

Late Friday, Variety reported that NBC has renewed Community for a fifth season. That’s pretty much all the news there is about it; it could be one last order to… more

SNL This Week: Kristen Wiig Returns

Kristen Wiig is back at NBC’s Saturday Night Live this weekend, and the promo features some schtick with Fred Armisen, including some characters that don’t ring a bell, some dramatic… more

Pete Holmes Gets Fast and Furious on “Conan”

Our own Pete Holmes was on Conan last night. Did you miss it? Never fear, we got you covered. First, Pete discussed baked goods, parents, and his inability to get… more

Clooney and Bullock Adrift in Space: The Trailer For “Gravity”

Clooney. Bullock. Space. Disaster. That’s Gravity, the next one from Alfonso Cuarón of Children of Men/Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban/ Y Tu Mamá También fame,… more

Dear Diary: Cats Post Their Complaints

Ze Frank has done it again, and maybe it’s that I’m a cat owner, or maybe it’s that this is, indeed, very funny, but I particularly love this chronicling of… more

Revenge of the Monsters University Nerds

It’s already been widely noted that the premise of the upcoming Monsters University is remarkably similar to that of Revenge of the Nerds. It’s obvious, then, that the two should… more

“Mythbusters”‘ Greatest Hits

So, I saw this tweet from Adam Savage the other day: Check out the GREATEST @mythbustersFAN VIDEO TRIBUTE EVAR:…— Adam Savage (@donttrythis) May 8,… more

Your First Look At the “Big Hero 6″ Movie

Disney released the first footage from the big screen adaptation of Marvel’s Big Hero 6 today, 34 seconds of animation of a San Fransokyo nightscape. Here’s what Disney says about… more

More Matchmaking at Gallifrey One, “Just Cos”

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Just Cos, Chloe tries some more matchmaking with another installment of Two Hearts at Gallifrey One. There’s no love like Whovian love…. Subscribe to… more

“Between Two Ferns,” The Lonely Island, Spring Break… Uh Huh

Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis plus The Lonely Island doing a new song plus James Franco? Yes plz. That’s a hell of a way to kick off #WACKWEDNESDAYS, promoting… more

The Collection: Quark and Hot Tooth, Doctor Who Cooks, and Conan Rocks

Hey, got some more stuff from The Collection here, including videos from some friends and a peek at the new Star Trek unlike any other. So… You’ll remember Gabriel Diani… more

The Negotiation Dance: Imagining “Avengers 2″ With a Different Cast

It’s never too early to speculate about the next installment of your favorite movie franchise. Take The Avengers, for example: You can think about what the next one will be… more

Previewing “The Nerdist” with Buzz Aldrin and Bobak Ferdowsi, Plus A Contest

We’ve told you that the upcoming episode of The Nerdist on BBC America is all about space, and this promo shows that we’re not kidding, Buzz Aldrin and JPL “Mohawk… more

A Trailer for “Ender’s Game”

Here’s the long-awaited trailer for the movie adaptation of Ender’s Game, with the distinctive voice of Harrison Ford kicking things off and, well, if you’re a fan of the book… more

Jonah and Brody Work Things Out

Brody Stevens — Steven Brody Stevens to you — and Jonah Ray had a public “Twitter tiff” over a tsunami joke. In this episode of Push and Believe with Brody… more

Spock vs. Spock, On Wheels

Best car commercial ever? Maybe. Spock vs. Spock, Audi vs. Mercedes, with Leonard Nimoy, Zachary Quinto, and a twist ending. Plus Nimoy singing a little of “The Ballad of Bilbo… more

Remembering Ray Harryhausen

Ray Harryhausen died today at the age of 92, and I doubt I have to tell you what he meant to special effects and stop-motion animation. “Legend” is the unavoidable… more

“Blood and Guts” Bonus: More with Rick Baker

More bonus stuff from the Nerdist Channel’s Fangoria’s Blood and Guts with Scott Ian? Yes, indeed. More from the Rick Baker visit? Absolutely. This time, the legend talks to Scott… more