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You Made It Weird #204: Mark-Paul Gosselaar

Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Franklin and Bash! Saved By The Bell!) makes it weird! Follow @peteholmes on Twitter and Like the show on Facebook. Watch The Pete Holmes Show on TBS! Buy… more

DIY DAMMIT: Joselyn and Flula Borg Make Face Clocks. Face What?

On the season finale of the Nerdist Channel’s DIY Dammit, Joselyn Hughes and her guest, DJ/musician/producer Flula Borg, make face clocks, which turn out to be clocks made… 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

Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a… more

Last Night On @midnight: Jessica St. Clair, Lennon Parham, Rob Huebel plus William Shatner

On @midnight with Chris Hardwick on Comedy Central last night, BFFs the Womptastic Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham (watch their new show Playing House on USA Network starting April… more

Brian Williams Finally Addresses Jimmy Fallon’s TONIGHT SHOW Rap Super Cuts

For years now, Jimmy Fallon has had producer John McDonald sift through years of footage to stitch together sound bytes of NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams into coherent lyrics… more

MIFVOTD 4/22/14: It’s Not Pitbull – It’s Amy Poehler

Today’s Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day is Billy On The Street’s latest game, called “It’s Not Pitbull – It’s Amy Poehler.” The entire game is Billy Eichner leading… more

HBO’s SILICON VALLEY Makes Real Website of Its Own “Pied Piper”

On the heels of a season two renewal, HBO’s Silicon Valley is keeping the fun going by taking a website from this current season’s plot, Pied Piper, and making an… more


This week, we’ve got Quentin Tarantino’s top film of 2013, a Doctor Who story not seen for 45 years, and the forgotten classic from one of Hollywood’s toughest filmmakers. Also,… more

Last Night On @midnight: Kerri Kenney-Silver, Nick Swardson, Marlon Wayans

Hey, look what’s back after a week off: @midnight with Chris Hardwick on Comedy Central! Last night’s triumphant return included Kerri Kenney-Silver Nick Swardson, and Marlon Wayanstalking about poop songs,… more

THE GOONIES 2 Is in the Works with Story Reportedly Written by Steven Spielberg

Nearly 30 years after The Goonies made a mark on the childhood of millions for decades after its release, a sequel seems like it might just be on the way,… more

MIFVOTD 4/21/14: The Walsh Brothers Are Moving Into The Neighborhood

Today’s Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day is the second season premiere of The Walsh Brothers Great and Secret Comedy Show at Comedy Central’s CC:Studios. You may already… more


HBO hasn’t wasted any time with their most recent series renewals. Recently, as we reported, Game of Thrones was given a renewal for seasons 5 and 6 and now, Veep… more

Today We Learned #35: Duncan Birmingham

What famous celebrity’s father was an assassin? What do people keep stealing from Colorado’s highways? What is Sam Rockwell’s connection to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? Duncan Birmingham (IFC’s Maron)… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #162: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Sheriff on Mars”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as Croach the Tracker. Also starring Joshua Malina as the Barkeep; Jeremy Carter as an automaton; Craig Cackowski as local… more

It’s That Episode #115: Dan Ahdoot/Kickin’ It – Breaking Board

Dan Ahdoot (Tonight Show, Super Fun Night) has a dirty little secret: he plays Falafel Phil on Disney’s Kickin’ It. Dan watches an episode of Kickin’ It for the first… more

THE GRADUATE Live Read Closes Season at LACMA

And here’s to you, Jason Reitman. The director closed his Live Read series presented by Film Independent at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) this week with a… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 4/19/14

Now that we have processed that Stephen Colbert replaced David Letterman next year, the focus of the comedy world can shift to other big moves that we’re made this week…. more

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #62: Round 2 (Geoff Lott, Derek Sheen, Sean Murphy and Douglas Gale)

Round two with Geoff Lott, Derek Sheen, Sean Murphy and Douglas Gale. Recorded at the Tacoma Comedy Club, January 6, 2014. See Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction LIVE every third Tuesday… more

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… more

COMEDY BANG! BANG! Discovers Big STAR WARS News, Maybe

To preview the season 3 premiere of Comedy Bang! Bang! on IFC, a clip has been released in which host Scott Aukerman and Patton Oswalt find out some exciting news,… more

MIFVOTD 4/18/14: Another Great Real Estate Music Video by Tom Scharpling

Today’s Most Intentionally Funny Video Of The Day was submitted by Rob Hatch-Miller, producer and editor on Real Estate’s latest music video for “Crime” from visionary music video director and… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: The Mo Show, Beta Test, Paul Danke Album Recording, and more!

Here is the awesome going down at NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles this week: Chris Hardwick will be around for Beta Test, Paul Danke is recording his… more

The Todd Glass Show #148: Andy Haynes & Blake Wexler Part 1

Blake Wexler and Andy Haynes join Todd for a hilarious 2-part episode! Buy The Todd Glass Show t-shirts! Like The Todd Glass Show on Facebook, follow @ToddGlass on Twitter, and … more