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

Rock For Christmas, A Cherished Tradition

‘Tis the season and all that. So, this classic Christmas carol you might recall, by legendary ’80s hair metal band Sniper: Ah, tradition. Rock those silver bells with our own… more

COMMUNITY, Animated, for Christmas 2013

More Community? Yes, for Christmas, this time animated: Troy pukes well, it appears. January 2nd, but you know that already…. 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
 

Still More REASONS TO BE SCARED OF THE FUTURE: Devolution

What’s scaring the hell out of Rhys Darby this week? In this week’s episode of Reasons to be Scared of the Future, it’s you. And me. And us. And everybody…. more

New Trailer For DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES

Okay, back to the Planet of the Apes once again: Yes, it’s Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, following up on 2011′s Rise of reboot, and the peace between… more

COPS: Skyrim, Season 4 Preview

What? Season 4 of COPS: Skyrim is coming to the Nerdist Channel? Huzzah and all that. Herewith, a preview: You’ll get to see Horrors Aplenty and do some reconnoitering of… more
 

KIDS COURT: The Case Of The (Alleged) Momma’s Boy

Hazel wants her brother Kevin to admit he’s a Momma’s Boy. Kevin disagrees. What to do? Take him to court — Kids Court with Judge Andy Kindler on the Nerdist… more

FEaB #27: Glass Houses

So, Matt and Scott say this one’s about this: “Matt and Scott reflect on the wonders of Billy Joel, try to figure out if they should watch Beverly Hills Cop… more

Google’s Robot Initiative Just Got Faster and More Agile

By now, you may have noticed the news that Google bought Boston Dynamics on Friday. What this means is that Google now controls this: ‘ And this: And this: And… more
 

Set List: Jason Byrne

It’s Jason Byrne’s turn to take on Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s “stand-up without a net” exercise, Set List on the Nerdist Channel, recorded at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Right… more

NERDIST NEWS Looks Behind The Scenes Of SAVING MR. BANKS

There’s Oscar buzz surrounding Saving Mr. Banks, the story of the contentious relationship between Walt Disney and author P.L. Travers that led to the making of the iconic movie… more

More COMMUNITY: Beyond the Darkest Timeline

ANOTHER Community Season 5 trailer? Oh, absolutely. Horrific confessions, ass cracks, Korea confusion, prayer, angst over Zach Braff’s treatment on Scrubs, Britta ascendant, chair walkers, and a ring: And this… more
 

Yet More REASONS TO BE SCARED OF THE FUTURE: Nanotech

In the latest episode of Reasons to be Scared of the Future, Rhys Darby warns us about nanotechnology and how it can kill us. Like proliferating super-tiny nesting-doll-like robots manipulating… more

Kyle Anderson’s AWESOMELY BAD MOVIES Takes Down GREEN LANTERN

Well, what do we have here? Our own Kyle Anderson hosting Awesomely Bad Movies for the folks at Modern Primate and My Damn Channel, tearing into Green Lantern? Watch it:… more

YouTube’s Top 10 Of 2013, Plus A Look Back

As we plow ahead to the end of the year, the folks at YouTube are wrapping things up a few weeks early with their Rewind video mashing up some of… more
 

KIDS COURT Tackles The Case of the Ultimate Butt Dial

Judge Andy Kindler is back for another session of the Nerdist Channel’s Kids Court, this time to adjudicate the case of the Ultimate Butt Dial. Luke alleges that his sister… more

A COMMUNITY Teaser: ‘Mr. Winger’

It’s the indie feature you’ve been waiting for: Mr. Winger, the story of a fallen attorney who goes back to college as a student, and then becomes… a teacher! At… more

Set List: Rich Hall

Rich Hall’s career has taken him to some interesting places, from Fridays and the “Sniglets” days of Not Necessarily the News and Saturday Night Live to success in the U…. more
 

The New AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Trailer

The new The Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer’s here! The new The Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer’s here! Um, here: Andrew Garfield’s version of Peter Parker will be back for round 2… more

See the Mall Car Chase Scene From THE BLUES BROTHERS Recreated With LEGO

Oh, for the love of… Bricktease recreated the mall chase scene from The Blues Brothers in LEGO. This is… lovely: “This place has got everything.” Yes, it does. A moment,… more

It’s Toymageddon in the First Video From 2776

We’ve previously told you about the upcoming all-star comedy album 2776: A Millenium of American Asskickery, a jaunt through the first (and as yet incomplete) millenium of the U.S…. more
 

Handling Ninjas, the ARCHER Way

New to ISIS? Well, welcome, but you really need to know how to handle ninjas. Good thing this brief instructional video is here to teach you the ropes: That’s right,… more

Their Aim Is True: An Archery Supercut

Slacktory’s latest supercut, edited by Alex Coulombe, is self-explanatory: It’s about archery in the movies (and a little TV, too): Here’s the list of included clips : Deliverance, The Hunger Games,… more

Hear A Choir Sing MST3K’s ‘Patrick Swayze Christmas’

A choir singing Crow T. Robot’s stirring Mystery Science Theater 3000 holiday carol “Let’s Have A Patrick Swayze Christmas This Year”? With a cameo from Joel Robinson himself? Yes, please:… more