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

STAR WARS REBELS Teasers Offer a First Look at the Animated Series

The rebellion as seen in A New Hope didn’t start overnight. Upcoming animated series Star Wars Rebels is putting the focus on the people who planted the seeds of the… more

Explore The Unknown In TWO MEN ON PLANET TEN

Trekking across alien planets and looking for life isn’t always as glamorous as the science fiction genre makes it out to be. The short film Two Men on Planet Ten… 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
 

STAR WARS Invades Fashion, Episode II: Preen’s Got Darth Vader & Storm Troopers

Fashion types do their best not to repeat the trends of their peers but sometimes, inevitably, these things happen. Following the appearance of Luke Skywalker, the Death Star, and Yoda… more

Power Laces Coming In 2015? Could Be….

Nike designer Tinker Hatfield confirmed that power laces are on their way for 2015. While appearing at Jordan Brand’s Flight Lab in New Orleans, Hatfield was quoted as saying, “Are… more

LEGO Bricks Make The CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Trailer Even Cooler

LEGO bricks can make anything better. The trailer for Captain America: The Winter Soldier is already entertaining and meant for watching on repeat, but translating it to LEGO somehow makes… more
 

Rumor Mill Churns Out Possible BEETLEJUICE 2

If you’ve felt lately that your life is a dark room- one. big. dark. room.- here’s a ray of light for you. Rumors are swirling like a sandworm around… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 2/14/14

One of the biggest things to happen this week according to the Internet was the opening of Dumb Starbucks in Los Angeles, which is a rare case of comedy news… more

Enjoy The Full Version of Batman’s Song from THE LEGO MOVIE

The LEGO Movie’s main tune “Everything Is Awesome” is, well, awesome, but what about Batman’s song? The dark and moody piece is the opposite of the cheerful and infectious Song… more
 

BATMAN Reanimated – Joker’s Favor

All right now, enough of all these second-tier villains in episodes that are admittedly awesome. When is Batman: The Animated Series going to bring out the big guns? Turns out,… more

See Your Evil In New OCULUS One Sheet

The horror juggernaut known as Blumhouse Productions has a new film being released on April 11th, and fans have just gotten a look at the creepy one sheet. Oculus premiered… more

Production Designer Dan Hennah Talks THE HOBBIT Trilogy, ALICE IN WONDERLAND 2

Academy Award winning production designer Dan Hennah was a nominee at last weekend’s 18th annual Art Directors Guild Awards in Los Angeles for his work on The Hobbit: The Desolation… more
 

THE LEGO MOVIE Blooper Reel

Literally everything in the known LEGO universe is awesome, including – but not limited to – this blooper reel from The LEGO Movie. Seems to be legit bloopers coming straight… more

Awesomely Bad Movies: TROLL (The First One)

This week on Awesomely Bad Movies, I take aim at a movie that gets praised in some circles, but shouldn’t. That is, of course, 1986′s Troll. This movie makes me… more

KNIGHTS OF BADASSDOM Marches On To VOD

Nerdy pastimes like LARPing are usually depicted as aberrant activities that seem so ridiculous, they’re quite easy to poke fun at. But then come movies like Knights of Badassdom, that… more
 

Abbie Cornish Talks ROBOCOP, KLONDIKE, and More

From the wild, lawless streets of Dawson City in Discovery’s Klondike to the wild, lawless streets of Detroit in José Padilha’s RoboCop, it seems like Abbie Cornish is everywhere these… more

Exclusive: Check Out A Brand New Image From FROM DUSK TILL DAWN: THE SERIES

There’s been much speculation on what audiences can expect from Robert Rodriguez’s upcoming series adaptation of his cult hit, From Dusk Till Dawn. But things took an interesting turn… more

MOVIES ‘R’ FUN: The Pre-(Film)School Book That’s Not for Preschoolers

Having a baby can be the most incredible, amazing, life changing experience. But if you’re a new parent that is a true aficionado of the cinema, there’s one cold, harsh… more
 

STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS Final Season Comes To Netflix

Since the abrupt ending of Star Wars: The Clone Wars on Cartoon Network last season, fans have been left wondering what would happen to all the produced episodes of what… more

A Bunch of New VERONICA MARS Goodies Just Dropped

The world has heard your cries for more, more, more, Marshmallows. And one magazine — Entertainment Weekly — was brave enough to deliver with a bevy of Veronica Mars goodies as we… more

Johnny Weir Has Brought THE HUNGER GAMES to the Olympics

Odds are that Johnny Weir’s Winter Olympic fashion won’t find him much favor in the games’ host country of Russia, but he certainly will with fans of The Hunger Games…. more
 

Dennis Haysbert on SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR

Actor Dennis Haysbert is probably best known as President David Palmer on the TV show 24, or as the guy on the Allstate commercials, or as Pedro Cerrano in Major… more

Sid Caesar, 1922-2014

The first thing you need to do to understand the influence of Sid Caesar on television comedy is to watch some of what’s left from the glory days. Like this… more

Schlock & Awe: CHILDREN SHOULDN’T PLAY WITH DEAD THINGS

You guys know how robbing graves and desecrating corpses are the most fun things you can do? And you know how hysterical it is to perform satanic rituals to try… more