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


Nerdist News: Lady Gaga Goes Gaga for Hatsune Miku


Report: FANTASTIC FOUR Director Josh Trank Denies Female Doctor Doom

It was a pretty big day yesterday for fans of The Fantastic Four. Various rumors began circulating regarding a wide variety of actors coming in to screen test for key… more

HORRIBLE BOSSES Director Seth Gordon To Direct Black List Script QUEEN OF HEARTS

OddLot Entertainment, the production company that brought us Ender’s Game, The Way Way Back, and Drive, has picked up Stephanie Shannon’s script Queen of Hearts and has signed… 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

James Bonding #0016: LIVE AND LET DIE with Paul F. Tompkins

Paul F. Tompkins returns to James Bonding to discuss Live And Let Die! Follow @JamesBondingPOD, @MattMira, and @MattGourley on Twitter!… more

Topher Grace Launches CEREAL PRIZE Site With Amazing THAT ’70S SHOW/LAND OF THE LOST Mashup

Imagine finding a box full of old VHS and Betamax tapes and discovering a treasure trove of marvelous entertainment gems. Thanks to Topher Grace, star of That ’70s Show and… more

Odd City Releases Limited Edition TRUE ROMANCE Print

It’s hard to believe it’s been just over twenty years since True Romance was released. Arguably one of both Quentin Tarantino and Tony Scott’s best films, True… more


To get the controversy off my chest: Yes, The LEGO Movie carries a brand name right in the title. Yes, it could easily be accused of being a 90 minute… more

Rumor: Lex Luthor’s Role in BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN Revealed?

El Mayimbe over at Latino-Review, king of the fanboy movie scoops, has dropped a fairly detailed one about just what to expect from our new Lex Luthor, in the form… more

Charlie Day on HORRIBLE BOSSES 2, ALWAYS SUNNY, and More

You know Charlie Day from It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia, and you know he hit the big screen as Jennifer Aniston’s victim in 2011′s Horrible Bosses. A sequel to… more

Grant Heslov Embraces Optimism with THE MONUMENTS MEN

During World War 2, Adolf Hitler’s Nazi forces were plundering the culture and art of occupied Europe. Hitler’s intent was to create the largest museum of artistic works the world… more


Witney Seibold’s run through the Best Picture nominees arrives here at what he terms the “best film of the Best Picture nominees that doesn’t stand a chance at winning”…. I… more

Nerdist News: FANTASTIC FOUR, UNCHARTED, EVE ONLINE, and Freddie Wong!

It’s Wacky Wednesday, friends! And that means we’re getting crazy on today’s epsiode! Just kidding, it’s Regular Wednesday. But that doesn’t mean we won’t be providing you with a totally… more

Alison Brie On COMMUNITY’s ‘Exciting And Interesting’ Season

Nerdist got a chance to speak to Community and Mad Men star Alison Brie at the premiere of her new film The LEGO Movie in which she provides the voice… more


This week’s film came as a recommendation by Nerdist News’ Ben Mekler. I’d certainly heard of the 1971 movie Werewolves on Wheels, but more in conjunction with Rob Zombie’s Grindhouse… more

Report: Look Who’s Screen Testing for Fox’s FANTASTIC FOUR Reboot

It’s clobberin’ time! Well, at least for comment sections across the land it is, because multiple outlets are reporting that Fox’s Josh Trank-directed reboot of Fantastic Four has begun a… more

Nerdist Talks to LEGO Wonder Woman Cobie Smulders

Between How I Met Your Mother, The Avengers and a cameo appearance in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, Cobie Smulders is all over the biggest properties in… more


Ever since their launch in 2007, Warner Brothers’ DC Universe direct-to-DVD movies have been a gift for longtime comic fans. Not all their movies hit the mark, but when they… more

#WillFerrellProblems: Too Many LEGOs?

Since it was announced last week that a Ghostbusters LEGO set would be coming out in honor of the 30th anniversary, what Will Ferrell movie would he like to see… more

300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE Fan Event Packs a Huge 3-Dimensional Punch

Last night’s brief “300: Rise of an Empire 3D Fan Event” flexed enough 3-dimensional cinematic muscle to put this fan chomping at the bit to see more. Though the screening… more

Nerdist Podcast: Joel Kinnaman

The new Robocop, Joel Kinnaman, hangs out with Chris to talk about being in the Robocop suit for 14 hours a day, moving from Sweden to a small town in… more

Report: Sony Talking To Seth Gordon To Direct UNCHARTED Film

Uncharted fans, do I have some beeping-frag-grenade-explosive news for you or what? According to Deadline, Sony Pictures Entertainment is negotiating with Seth Gordon to direct the live-action Uncharted film. Formerly… more


We’re excited for The LEGO Movie. We’re excited for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. And clearly, we are not alone, because some extremely talented fans took something great… more

Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller on THE LEGO MOVIE and 22 JUMP STREET

Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are busy men. The pair seem to bounce from directing major animated films like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs to The LEGO Movie (… more

Oscar Review: 12 YEARS A SLAVE

Director Steve McQueen started his career as a still photographer, and it shows. His films to date – 12 Years a Slave, Shame, and Hunger – are obsessed with visual texture and… more