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Team Coco Meets “The Walking Dead”

While Conan O’Brien and Team Coco have been in Atlanta this week, you HAD to figure that The Walking Dead would somehow be involved, and, indeed, The Walking Dead’s Michael… more

A Few Highlights From #EVOKE13 at SXSW

Here’s a short video with some highlights of the Cirque du Soleil/Nerdist #EVOKE13 event at SXSE in Austin this year, including our own Chris Hardwick hosting and moderating and… 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

Roger Ebert, 1942-2013

Roger Ebert died today at 70 after a long, arduous battle with cancer; He will be remembered and revered as perhaps the most influential film critic ever. His influence came… more

Calling Sifl and Olly

In this week’s edition of Sifl and Olly Video Game Reviews on the Nerdist Channel, they take calls from gamers and tackle a troublesome theme song. You’re on the air!… more

“Arrested Development” Returns May 26th

Hey, we now have a date for the return of Arrested Development: Sunday, May 26th. That’s the date that 15 new episodes of the show will be released simultaneously via… more

The Collection: Psycho Huey Lewis and Hermione With an Axe

Got some more stuff piling up for The Collection, our odds-and-ends feature, so here ya go: “Do you like Huey Lewis and the News?” Huey Lewis and Weird Al Yankovic… more

In The Dealers Room At Gallifrey One, “Just Cos”

Just Cos is back for more cosplay on the Nerdist Channel, and this week, Chloe Dykstra returns for another visit to Gallifrey One, the annual Doctor Who convention. In this… more

Cat Science

ASAP Science did this three minute video on “The Science of Cats,” and as the loving owner/caretaker/parent of Ella the World’s Most Famous Cat, it’s stuff I find… more

Jane Henson, 1934-2013

Jane Henson passed away Tuesday at 78, and we at Nerdist send our condolences to the Henson family and all of our friends at The Jim Henson Company. Jane, wife… more

“Finding Nemo” Sequel: “Finding Dory,” Coming in 2015

So now we know that the sequel to Pixar’s beloved Finding Nemo will be called not Finding Nemo 2 or Losing Nemo Again Only To Find Him or Okay, Where… more

“Blood and Guts” at Spectral Motion

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Fangoria’s Blood and Guts with Scott Ian, Scott visits Spectral Motion, one of the leading makeup and creature effects studios in the business and… more

Fallon And Leno Sing About “Tonight Show” Rumors

Last night, Jimmy Fallon and Jay Leno did a bit addressing the controversy over the rumors that Fallon will replace Leno on NBC’s The Tonight Show: a musical number that… more

The Collection: April Fool’s, April Fools, and April Fulz

Today’s Collection of random stuff from the Internet is April Fool’s Day-centric, because it’s April 1st and because… okay, I’m not much for April Fool’s gags unless they’re funny and… more

A Preview Of “Axe Cop,” TV Version

Hey, you wanna see the trailer Fox’s Animation Domination High Def debuted at Wondercon for Axe Cop? Oh, yes, you do, Dr. Doo Doo! As you undoubtedly know by now,… more

“The Nerdist” Presents Karen Gillan, Zombie

The next episode of The Nerdist on BBC America is all about the coming zombie apocalypse, with testimony from guests Robert Kirkman and Michael Rooker — oh, Merle, we hardly… more

Talking Dead BONUS!: Norman Reedus, Yvette Nicole Brown, Chad L. Coleman

It’s time for one last bonus segment for the season from AMC’s Talking Dead, from this Sunday’s season finale episode, featuring Norman Reedus, Yvette Nicole Brown, and Chad L. Coleman… more

Bane Mask Walkie Talkies, For The Villain In All Of Us

We interrupt nothing in particular to bring you a message from our friends at ThinkGeek and their latest offering, Bane Mask Walkie Talkies. You, too, can sound like Tom Hardy… more

Talking Dead 3/31: Daryl, Tyreese, Yvette Nicole Brown (Plus: Win Walking Dead Action Figures From Nerdist News!)

Tonight is the final episode of the season for AMC’s The Walking Dead, and, right after that, Talking Dead, with Chris Hardwick hosting Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon), Yvette Nicole Brown… more

The Wondercon Nerdist Panel, Plus A Preview Of “Nerdy Jobs”

Hey, so, we had a panel at Wondercon Sunday at Anaheim Arena (former home of the ABA’s Anaheim Amigos, and yes, there really once was a basketball team called the… more

“The Nerdist,” 10/9c, BBC America, Tonight (3/30). Watch!

All right, you know by now to watch The Nerdist tonight, Saturday night, 10/9c on BBC America, following Doctor Who and the new show Orphan Black, assuming you’re in… more

Game of Thrones “Dork Fork”

It’s a Song of Ice and Food — okay, food — this week on a special edition of the Nerdist Channel’s Dork Fork, which celebrates the season premiere of Game… more

Building Up To “The Nerdist” TV Show: Chris Answers Tweets, Plays Pictionary, Matt Writes

Are you ready for The Nerdist on Saturday night on BBC America? Perhaps these random tidbits will whet your appetite: First, Chris answered some questions from Twitter for People magazine…. more

Introducing “Doctor Puppet” and Animator Alisa Stern

Well, now, Who do we have here? Meet Doctor Puppet, a time-traveler in bow tie and floppy hair who… Who… well, watch Episode One above and climb aboard (it’s bigger… more