Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.


Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at and support the show!              … more

“Blood and Guts” Meets Rick Baker

It’s the season finale for the Nerdist Channel’s Fangoria’s Blood and Guts with Scott Ian, and what would be a better way to bring things to a suitably spectacular conclusion… more

People-Finding Tools For Boston

It’s hard, when you’re basically known for doing things with a humorous or at least light touch, to know how to react to a “where were you when?” moment. You… 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

The Collection: The Simpsons Break Bad, Game Of Thrones With Lightsabers, And Hero Cars

More random stuff for The Collection? Why, yes, we have some right here… In case you missed it, here’s the opening to last night’s The Simpsons, an homage to Breaking… more

‘She Has To Be Eliminated’: A Trailer For “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

Did you watch the MTV Movie Awards Sunday night? Neither did I, but they had a new trailer for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, and here it is. President Donald… more

From “The Nerdist”: Meet Westminster Grabbey and Union Mack

Want a little bit of The Nerdist from BBC America and Ye Olde Nerdist Channel? Here are Jonah and Matt discussing the British characters they made up, Westminster Grabbey and… more

Next Week On “The Nerdist”: Elijah Wood and Ben Schwartz

You just saw, if you watched the first airing live, The Nerdist on BBC America. You should watch next week, when the guests will be Elijah Wood and Jean-Ralphio Saperstein…… more

Pickstarter: Dr. Demento Documentary (!!!!)

It may be the case that I don’t have to say anything more than a single phrase to send you to support this Kickstarter. This: Dr Demento documentary. But I… more

Dinner Date With “The Kids in the Hall”

In this week’s classic clip from The Kids in the Hall on the Nerdist Channel, a biind date at a fancy restaurant goes awry when Amanda’s ex shows up. Darill… more

Watch “The Nerdist” With Jon Hamm and Betsy Brandt Saturday On BBC America

Saturday, April 13th, 10/9c, BBC America. The Nerdist. Jon Hamm, Betsy Brandt, Rory Scovel, Rich Sommer. Laughs, thrills, Chris, Jonah, Matt. Watch the preview above again because watching Matt… more

Jonathan Winters, 1925-2013

Jonathan Winters was… well, let’s say that before there was Robin Williams (whose son Winters played on Mork and Mindy), there was Jonathan Winters, whose often anarchic comedy was unique… more

Swimming Safety the Black Dynamite Way

Kimo Leopaldo is struggling to stay above water, literally, in a swimming pool. Good thing that everybody’s favorite action hero Black Dynamite is there as lifeguard, right? In this chapter… more

Back to the Camera

It’s one of the more popular recurring shots in movies, and here Zach Prewitt brings it to you in a supercut of a LOT of characters viewed in a back-to-the-camera… more

New “The Hangover Part III” Trailer: More Wolfpack, More Chow, More

The new trailer for The Hangover Part III came out today, and it explains a lot more of the plot, sort of, involving the Wolfpack, Mr. Chow on the run… more

A Remote Control Flying TARDIS, Because Every Time Lord Needs One

So, there are a lot of Doctor Who-related items for sale out there, but, um, THIS: Yes, that’s a remote control flying TARDIS. Let that roll around in your brain… more

Sifl and Olly and MoCap

In this week’s edition of Sifl and Olly’s Video Game Reviews on the Nerdist Channel, Todd Todds stips by to demonstrate a new face motion capturing system, but things go… more

The Collection: Superman, Seth ‘n’ Rover, BSG Friends, and a Very Bad Night

We put the odds and ends that pile up around here into The Collection, our irregular column of stuff. Today, it’s a couple of trailers bookending a video from the… more

The Gallifrey One Masquerade, “Just Cos”

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Just Cos, it’s back to this year’s Gallifrey One, where Chloe drops in on the event’s Masquerade. Masquerades are always huge occasions at cons,… more

Andy Richter, the Friendly Walker

One of the things that happened when Conan went to Atlanta was that Andy Richter got himself made up as a Walker, because if you gotta be in Atlanta, you… more

Win A DVD Autographed By Chris, Jonah, and Matt From BBC America

Our friends at BBC America are giving away a little something Nerdist . You might want to win it. What is it and how do you win? You know, you’re getting… more

“Blood and Guts” and Fangs and Fur

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Fangoria’s Blood and Guts with Scott Ian, Scot drops by the set of MTV’s Teen Wolf to try some werewolf makeup on for size…. more

The Collection: Jurassic Pork, a Buncha Movies, and Cumberbatch

Another week starts with another dip into The Collection, with a bunch o’ stuff I didn’t have time for last week while I frantically scrambled to get ready for another… more

Another Preview of “The Nerdist”: Let’s Form a Band

The folks at BBC America and the Nerdist Channel are giving us another preview of next week’s episode of The Nerdist, which will feature guests Jon Hamm and Betsy Brandt,… more

The Condom Slingshot, An Idea Whose Time Has… No, Actually, It Hasn’t

We have seen Joerg Sprave’s creations for the Slingshot Channel here before, like the Zombiehammer. This one’s especially cringeworthy: Responding to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s $100,000 challenge… more