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Sorry about the skipped week. We’re back with a full recap of this week’s The Blacklist episode, “Wujing,” and we’ve included a brief synopsis of last weeks episode, “The Freelancer,”… more

STAR WARS: REBELS Teaser Trailer Debut

IT’S HAPPENING! Star Wars is back, you guys! This trailer represents the first part of a roll-out that we can assume leads to the launch of J.J. Abrams’ new… 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

EASTBOUND & DOWN Recap: Chapter 23

After hinting last week that television could be a possible means for Kenny’s star to rise again, that brilliant notion was confirmed om this week’s Eastbound & Down,as Kenny is… more

Quentin Tarantino’s Top Ten Films of The Year

This popped up on our Sunday morning news feed (thanks, and we thought it would make for a perfect weekend discussion. Fan site The Quentin Tarantino Archives has… more

DVR Dump – Week of 10/04/2013

So much good TV and so little time… that’s why we here at Nerdist Industries are ever thankful that a man named David Vernon Rinehart invented the DVR (named after… more

Ghost Ghirls Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts!

About three weeks ago I was walking to grab lunch in Silverlake (Los Angeles, CA). I was stopped at a crosswalk waiting for the red hand of death to disappear… more

IFC Greenlights Garfunkel & Oates Series

Today, the female comedy-folk duo who brought us such classics as Sex With Ducks and Pregnant Women Are Smug are probably a little smug themselves, as IFC has officially announced… more

Rob Zombie Wants to Give You Nightmares

If you live in Southern California or if you’re planning to visit in the month of October, you need to plan a stop at Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare. The… more

Dark Horse Announces New York Comic Con Exclusives

New York Comic Con is just around the corner, and, as with all good cons, that means there will be a ton of cool exclusives available to the lucky few… more

ABC Orders Musical Comedy Pilot From Alan Menken and Dan Fogelman

Alan Menken is important to your childhood. You might not realize it, but at one time or another, you’ve heard one of his songs. Menken is the musical maestro behind… more

EASTBOUND & DOWN Recap: Chapter 22

“Listen, you beautiful bitch, I’m about to fuck you up with some truth!” – Kenny Powers He’s back, you beautiful bitches! In a surprising turn of events, HBO and series… more

Rainfall Films Shows DC How To Make a WONDER WOMAN Movie

Joss Whedon couldn’t do it. Neither could David E. Kelley. In fact, no one has been able to bring the Amazonian Princess to life since the Lynda Carter series from… more

BREAKING BAD Recap: Felina

One word review: Satisfied. For the final episode of Breaking Bad, series creator Vince Gilligan shed the show’s signature foreboding ambiguity in favor of an ending both resolute and earnest…. more

Roll The Dice and Try To Win Passes to the ZERO CHARISMA Panel at NYCC

We’re excited for the upcoming release of Zero Charisma, the directorial debut from Katie Graham and Andrew Matthews. We’ve already shown you the kick-ass trailer and as co-distributors of the… more

Fireside Chat with Matt and Shawn: GRAND THEFT AUTO V

Hi, folks. Matt Cohen and Shawn DePasquale here, sipping hot chocolate and snacking on s’mores, while wearing our cozy wool sweaters, seated next to the comforting warmth of a cracklin’… more

DC Comics’ CONSTANTINE Brings Dark Arts and Whiskey to NBC

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and its success must have competitor DC Comics (and parent company Warner Bros.) on the defensive, because last night saw the… more


Long before ABC’s Once Upon a Time and years before Vertigo’s Fables – Broadway composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim along with writer James Lapine had the notion to combine many… more

BREAKING BAD Recap: Granite State

Chemistry is the study of transformation, and this week in the penultimate episode of the series, we watched the transformation of Walter White finally reach completion. This extended episode walked… more

BREAKING BAD Recap – Ozymandias

Boom. Frankly, we’re kind of glad the show is almost over, because we’re not sure how much more of this we can sit through. Tonight’s episode of Breaking Bad was… more

Childrens Hospital & NTSF:SD:SUV:: Double Feature!

We had the pleasure of attending, what NTSF:SD:SUV:: creator Paul Scheer dubbed a “two-thirds of the way through the season celebration” for NTSF:SD:SUV:: and Children’s Hospital,… more

AMC Knows You BETTER CALL SAUL, Greenlights Prequel Series

Breaking Bad fans rejoice! Disproving the theory that all good things must come to an end, reports that AMC has given the official greenlight to Better Call Saul,… more

Ellen Page in the Crosshairs for Fox’s QUEEN & COUNTRY

Not content having portrayed X-Men’s Kitty Pryde and been the star of a video game, actress Ellen Page continues her geek-streak career by bringing a popular Oni Press comic book… more

Breaking Bad Recap: To’hajiilee

You’re not a Breaking Bad fan if you don’t know the significance of To’hajiilee, but in the interest of all inclusiveness we’ll remind you: It’s the sacred ground where Jesse… more