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Nerdist Goes To The MTV Movie Awards


A Nerdist TV Show Preview: Jonah & Matt vs. The Doctor & Clara

So, you want a taste of the new season of The Nerdist on BBC America? Well, here’s a clip courtesy of the Nerdist Channel and BBC America, in which our… more

Curb Your Dog the Black Dynamite Way

When everybody’s favorite action hero Black Dynamite encounters a “disgrace pile” on the sidewalk on this week’s edition of Black Dynamite Teaches a Hard Way on the Nerdist Channel, he… 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

New “Star Trek Into Darkness” Trailer: Evil Cumberbatch!

Look, a new Star Trek Into Darkness international trailer: Very Cumberbatchian. The Cumberbatchiest. “You think your world is safe,” says the Cumberbatch Kid. “It is an illusion. Enjoy these final… more

An Animated Calvin and Hobbes

In case you haven’t seen this very brief Calvin and Hobbes animation by Adam Brown yet, stop what you’re doing and watch it. Adam took the art from a C&… more

Jimmy Fallon & Selena Gomez Sing “Mario Kart Love Song”

Jimmy Fallon and Selena Gomez covering Sam Hart’s “Mario Kart Love Song”? Wearing fake mustaches? Why, yes, in this clip from Late Night with Jimmy Fallon the other night. Adorbs,… more

The Inevitable LEGO Star Trek Into Darkness

Well, of COURSE someone remade the Star Trek Into Darkness trailer in LEGO. Why wouldn’t they? Thank Antonio and Andrea Toscano for it. All kinds of awesome, but, come on,… more

More “COPS: Skyrim”

It’s another episode of COPS: Skyrim on the Nerdist Channel, and, again, it wasn’t available for preview, so we’ll watch it together. We know it’ll be funny, because it always… more

Welcome To Downton Zombey

If you’re a Downton Abbey fan, you know, assuming that you’ve seen Season 3, that SEMI-SPOILER ALERT there have been a few key, shall we say, reductions in force. This… more

New “Despicable Me 2″ Trailer: Gru Saves The World

A third trailer for Despicable Me 2 is out, with Gru recruited, after a fashion, by the Anti-Villain League to save the world. Kristen Wiig is the “recruiter,” and Al… more

Flaming, Exploding “Blood and Guts”

The Nerdist Channel’s Fangoria’s Blood and Guts with Scott Ian is back for another season of special effects insider stuff, and Scott checks in with SFX guru Ron Trost for… more

Zelda Saves Link in a Role-Reversed “Legend”

You want to play a Legend of Zelda game as Zelda? Well, then, here, Kenna W. made a patch so that you can do exactly that. And why not Zelda… more

Another “Game of Thrones” Trailer: Dragons! Swords! Bear!

Game of Thrones, Season 3, Trailer 2. BECAUSE YOU AREN’T ANTICIPATING IT ENOUGH AS IT IS. Really, you need more clips, and HBO has obliged. Here be dragons. And swords,… more

Talking Dead BONUS!: Laurie Holden, Todd McFarlane, Kumail Nanjiani

Herewith, the bonus segment from AMC’s Talking Dead from this Sunday’s episode with Laurie Holden, Todd McFarlane, and our own Indoor Kid Kumail Nanjiani, courtesy of AMC and the Nerdist… more

It’s Only A Movie: A Breaking-The-Fourth-Wall Supercut

Leigh Singer at Indiewire’s PressPlay did a great job editing this supercut of movie characters breaking the fourth wall, with scenes from everything from The Great Train Robbery to Spaceballs… more

This Week’s Talking Dead: Laurie Holden, Todd McFarlane, Kumail Nanjiani

This week, on Sunday night’s brand-spanking-new episode of AMC’s Talking Dead hosted by our captain Chris Hardwick, it’s Andrea — Laurie Holden! Plus Todd McFarlane! And our own Indoor Kid… more

Nerdist News at the DICE Awards

Nerdist News’ Dan Casey was at the recent DICE Awards ceremony in Las Vegas hosted by our own Chris Hardwick and took the opportunity to speak to some of the… more

“American Horror Story” at PaleyFest

Here’s one more panel from PaleyFest, Friday night’s session discussing American Horror Story. The big surprise of the evening was an appearance by Kathy Bates, joining creator Ryan Murphy, star… more

“Star Wars” March Madness: Who’s the #1 Character?

It’s March, and it’s time for Madness. No, not the NCAA basketball tournament, although that is, indeed, March Madness. And, no, not the Muse song, or the iconic British ska-pop… more

Here’s The First 3 Minutes Of the “Grimm Fairy Tales” Pilot

You might recall that Jon Schnepp and Zenescope had gotten crowdfunding through Kickstarter for an animated version of the Grimm Fairy Tales comics. They raised $188,970 for the pilot,… more

March Madness, “Mad Men” Style

Official Comedy deftly edited clips from Mad Men so that Don Draper et al. appear to be discussing a March Madness NCAA basketball tournament office pool. They even managed to… more

David Brent Rides Again: Ricky Gervais’ Comic Relief 2013 Videos

Ricky Gervais has posted the clips he did for Red Nose Day — Comic Relief 2013 — on YouTube, and they indeed herald a return of David Brent, as cringe-inducing… more

Nerdist Industries Panel At Wondercon 3/31: Be There

You gonna be at Wondercon in Anaheim March 29-31? Yeah? Then you will want to participate in what’s shaping up to be a Nerdist weekend there. You already know about… more

Forbes Talks to Chris Hardwick at SXSW went to SXSW to interview the movers and shakers at the event. You’ll never guess who they nabbed for a talk about new media and nerd culture. Okay,… more