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

 

Nerdist Podcast: The Expressionless

It’s another spontaneous hostful! They talk about how lovely L.A. is when everyone is at Coachella, Matt and Jonah get into a bit that probably lasts too long, and they read a scary ghost story! Artwork by Fernando Pinto… more

Chewin’ It #51: Josh Homme and Paul Soter

Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age, Eagles of Death Metal, Them Crooked Vultures) and Paul Soter (Broken Lizard!!) join Kevin and Steve for a chew about how to form… more

Schlock & Awe: METAL TORNADO

Scientifically-caused disaster movies are one of Syfy’s go-to genres, along with giant animal mash-ups (Sharknado and Sharktopus didn’t just imagine themselves). They almost always involve the writers coming… 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
 

Ballad of a Wifi Hero with H. Jon Benjamin

The dulcet, human aural chocolate voice of H. Jon Benjamin (Bob’s Burgers, Archer) stars in this exclusive, old-school-Nintendo-style animated adaptation of the famed McSweeney’s short story, “In Which I Fix… more

Comedy Central Gives 22 Episode Order and Animated Spin-Off to KEY & PEELE

Every once in awhile, these days in the realm of television, a series is critically acclaimed, gets good ratings, and is wildly popular online, which then gets rewarded with an… more

Nerdist Podcast: Curtis Armstrong

Nerd hero Curtis Armstrong hangs out with Chris and Jonah to talk about playing Booger in Revenge of the Nerds, his many other roles in Risky Business, Better Off Dead,… more
 

You Made It Weird #198: Ben Schwartz

Ben Schwartz (House of Lies! Parks and Recreation! UCB!) makes it weird! Follow @rejectedjokes on Twitter! Follow @peteholmes on Twitter and Like the show on Facebook. Watch The Pete Holmes… more

Dave Ross, Host of Nerdist’s TERRIFIED, Is Going on Tour

If you’ve enjoyed the Terrified podcast here at Nerdist hosted by Dave Ross, Dave’s work in the sketch group WOMEN (highlighted often here at Nerdist.com as MIFV), Dave’s stand-up,… more

@midnight Last Night: Dominic Monaghan, Kulap Vilaysack, Howard Kremer

One’s been Merry and Lost, the others know Who Charted?: Dominic Monaghan, Kulap Vilaysack, and Howard Kremer paneled up for @midnight with Chris Hardwick last night on Comedy Central. Mascot… more
 

A CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES May Become A Broadway Play

For the numerous failures to get a film adaption of John Kennedy Toole’s classic humor novel A Confederacy of Dunces off the ground, one might think that Toole’s words might… more

Pop My Culture #142: Julie Brown

Julie Brown (Earth Girls Are Easy, Shakes the Clown) chats with Cole and Vanessa about the Oscars, Kim Novak, Adele Dazeem, montages, Courtney Cox, Hot Pocket sex, Jim O’Heir, Jeff… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/11/14: Nacho Punch’s “Better” Home Shopping Network

The first season of True Detective has come to a close, and it yet again seems like there is a void in the realm of TV, much like when the… more
 
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Pharrell Williams’ ‘Happy,’ STAR WARS Edition

You guys. It turns out that Tusken Raiders aren’t being menacing – they’re just raising the roof! Courtesy fan group Star Wars Tunisia, this version of Pharrell Williams’ “Happy,” with… more

Cashing In With T.J. Miller #99: Pinball Totem Tank- Part 1

Cash and T.J. talk about fashion breakthroughs, Point Break, carnival rides, blanket forts, wind chimes, Washington, DC, bad whistling, Police Academy movies, lay nets, beer pong, baby monsters, and… more

Kevin Bacon Demands You Never Forget The ’80s

Via Mashable, here’s a message for millenials from Kevin Bacon: Hey, Kevin Bacon, I’ll have you know that I’m a millennial and can totally pay attention for way… more
 

The K Ohle #42: Get Lost with Rory Scovel

Kurt blindfolds Rory, throws him in his car, and takes him somewhere he’s never been. In the canon of Get Lost, this could be the most amazing location yet -… more

Barack Obama Guests On BETWEEN TWO FERNS with Zach Galifianakis

There could be many reasons that President Barack Obama would be in an episode of a web series, especially one as satirical as Funny or Die’s Between Two Ferns with… more

@midnight Last Night: SMOD Night with Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, Ralph Garman

The SMODvasion of @midnight with Chris Hardwick was in full effect last night on Comedy Central: Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, and Ralph Garman seized control of the panel and bantered… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/10/14: Sir Patrick Stewart as “Non-Actor” on Colbert

An entire plane is still missing from Malaysia Airlines after days of intensive searching, and the Chinese government anticipated that there might be some anger from families having to wait… more

MARON Season 2 Premieres May 8th with Conan O’Brien, Chris Hardwick, and More to Guest Star

The televised version of the life of podcast legend and comedian Marc Maron is finally returning to IFC next month. Come May 8th 10PM on IFC, we’re all invited back… more

Today We Learned #29: Matt Kirshen

What are the origins of the Shamrock Shake? When did France stop using the guillotine? What does pesto have to do with one of America’s most famous slogans? Comedian Matt… more
 

Nerdist News: GAME OF THRONES, 24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY, and DOCTOR WHO Villain Rumors!

Hey there friends, and welcome to another glorious week of Nerdist News! Our pal Dan Casey’s stepping in for Jessica today, and boy, are his arms tired! He cheered for… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #156: Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Corpse

Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Shannon Woodward, Molly Quinn, and Jenny Wade as teenagers: and Arden Myrin as Mary…. more

It’s That Episode #109: Thomas Middleditch/Through the Wormhole – Is There a Creator

Thomas Middleditch (HBO’s Silicon Valley) is a gentleman and a dandy who chose to watch the Morgan Freeman narrated Through the Wormhole. Thomas and Craig talk God, the create-tor, brain… more