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


Nerdist Podcast: Brian Henson

Brian Henson and Chris sit down to talk about their pet dogs, the technique of puppetry, growing up in the heyday of The Muppet Show, and the show Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge on SyFy!… more

“The Hangover Part III” Gets a Teaser Trailer

It’s been busy lately with trailers, and here’s one more, the official teaser trailer for The Hangover Part III, billed as “the epic conclusion to the trilogy of mayhem and… more

Retro Credits for “Breaking Bad,” “Walking Dead,” & “Workaholics”

The Internet has enabled a lot of people to do a lot of things, but I bet that making 1995-style intros for 2013 TV dramas was not in the minds… 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!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more

Ride the Australian Rails With Pogo

We’ve seen remix artist Nick “Pogo” Bertke’s handiwork before, like the Wizard of Oz soundtrack remix and the Mighty Boosh mashup and the Lord of the Rings and Up remixes…. more

Justin Willman Wants To Be Your Next Pope

There’s a late entry in the race for Pope, and it’s the Nerdist Channel’s Justin Willman, who takes to the streets and basketball courts of Hollywood to campaign with some… more

“Oz the Great and Powerful”: The Nerdist News Interviews

Oz the Great and Powerful hits theaters in the U.S. this weekend, and Nerdist News’ own Dan Casey got a chance to talk about the film with director Sam… more

Nerdist at SXSW: Cosplay! Party! Cirque du Soleil!

Hey, are you going to SXSW? Well, look at YOU, you special indie-type person you. Anyway, if you’re heading to Austin, we — Nerdist Industries — have a few events… more

A New Trailer For “Epic”

Seems like, what, nine months ago, we saw a trailer for the next 20th Century Fox/Blue Sky/Chris Wedge animated feature Epic? Yup, nine months. Another trailer is out… more

“Community” at PaleyFest, With Puppets

Thanks to the good folks at Hulu, above you shall find Tuesday night’s PaleyFest panel at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, with the cast of Community and… more

Beat a Retreat with “COPS: Skyrim”

It’s another walk on the beat with COPS: Skyrim on the Nerdist Channel, and this time there’s a burglary and possible hostage situation, which calls for tact and diplomacy… and… more

“Call Me Maybe” + “Head Like a Hole” = “Call Me A Hole”

If you haven’t heard pomDeter’s mashup of “Call Me Maybe” and “Head Like a Hole” yet, you have to. So, here: [soundcloud url=”″ params=”"… more

Tickets On Sale For Chris Hardwick Stand-Up in Baltimore And D.C.

Chris Hardwick standing up in front of you — yes, you — and performing his comedy routines, including many, many jokes and stories you have yet to hear? Why, this… more

Sheriff Woody Meets “Grand Theft Auto IV”

I guess the amount you love this Grand Theft Auto IV Toy Story mod depends on how sacrosanct you consider Toy Story. Or GTA, for that matter. As fond as… more

Jonah Ray to Host Nerdist-Produced National Geographic Channel Pilot

Here’s another one… Nerdist Industries has another pilot in the works, this one hosted by our own Jonah Ray and being made for National Geographic Channel. The show is called… more

Voice Acting? “Try This At Home”

Voice actors Jennifer Hale and Ali Hillis join Holly and Jessica of Crabcat Industries this week on the Nerdist Channel’s Try This at Home, and the project is how to… more

A Peek At “The Gamer’s Guide to Wreck-It Ralph”

The Blu-ray Combo Pack of Wreck-It Ralph is… more

Character Portraits From “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”: Effie ‘n’ Caesar

So, Capitol Couture, the Hunger Games Tumblr styled as an officially-sanctioned Fashion and Culture service of the Capitol is back to promote The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, showing official “Capitol… more

Fun With a Cat Map

We have a cat here at Editor’s Office Central, and she’s known to her fans (that would be my wife and me) as Ella the World’s Most Famous… more

Talking Dead BONUS!: Aisha Tyler and Scott Porter

This week’s Talking Dead bonus footage with Aisha Tyler and Scott Porter? Enjoy, courtesy of AMC and the Nerdist Channel: Watch for more bonus footage on the Nerdist Channel after… more

Batman Foils Crime in England. Really

In case you missed the news, Batman is real. Okay, it was a guy in a fairly sad Batman costume. But, according to the police in Bradford, England, he handed… more

SNL Meets “The Walking Dead”

In case you missed Saturday Night Live’s parody of The Walking Dead, in which Kevin Hart plays an African-American whose occasional displays of zombification are accompanied by racism accusations towards… more

Aisha Tyler and Scott Porter Join Chris on This Week’s “Talking Dead”

This week, on Sunday night’s all-new episode of AMC’s Talking Dead, it’s the always-excellent Aisha Tyler and actor Scott Porter (Friday Night Lights, Caprica, Hart of Dixie, voice of Cyclops… more

Linda Le at NYCC, “Just Cos”

This week’s edition of Just Cos on the Nerdist Channel follows Linda Le at New York Comic-Con 2012 for the last episode of “Cosplay Confidential,” the documentary series on NYCC… more

“The Walking Dead” PaleyFest Panel, Now Streaming Online

Last night, our own Chris Hardwick hosted the opening panel for PaleyFest at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, with the stars and producers of The Walking Dead:… more