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

 

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 thoughts on the future! See Shatner’s World this Thursday, April 24th at a theater near you!… more

Tom Hiddleston Plays a Vampire in New Jim Jarmusch Movie

Calm down, the internet. I imagine the headline produced a worldwide collective swoon, and for good reason: acclaimed indie filmmaker Jim Jarmusch has directed a vampire movie! Oh, and Tom… more

Michael Douglas to Play Hank Pym in ANT-MAN

Merely a week after being told that Paul Rudd will indeed be starring in Edgar Wright’s highly-anticipated Ant-Man for Marvel, playing Scott Lang, we get word that none other than… 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
 

FEaB #28: Beverly Hills FEaB

Finally, it’s a new FEaB in which Scott and Matt, as they threatened in the last episode, watch Beverly Hills Cop 3 so, as the cliche goes, you don’t have… more

STAR WARS EPISODE VII Casting Rumors Heat Up

It’s been relatively quiet on the Star Wars Episode VII front these past few months, but as we approach the start of principal photography, we should start seeing more and… more

STAR WARS EPISODE VII Eyeing Jesse Plemons for Lead Role

First he was Landry, the lead singer of Crucifictorious, in Friday Night Lights. Then he was Todd, a/k/a Meth Damon, the sociopathic cold-blooded killer with a Nazi uncle… more
 

Sir Ben Kingsley Returns in New Marvel One-Shot

[SPOILERS FOR IRON MAN 3 BEFORE I EVEN BEGIN] Sir Ben Kingsley made quite an impression in Iron Man 3 as (space inserted to prevent the bit that appears on… more

LONE SURVIVOR’s Eric Bana on Working with Peter Berg, Improv, and more

Military movies are nothing new at America’s movie theaters, but few films have managed to depict the powerful brotherhood forged in the heat of battle or the grim realities of… more

Howl’s Moving Kwik-E-Mart?! THE SIMPSONS Pay Tribute to Studio Ghibli

Considering all the tropes, genres, and styles The Simpsons have skewered over the years, it was only a matter of time before they set their sights on Japan’s most beloved… more
 

New X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST Images Reveal Quicksilver

As the excitement about this May’s X-Men: Days of Future Past grows evermore steadily until its Memorial Day Weekend release, a few new pictures have popped up of the mutants-throughout-time… more

Meet the Man Behind LONE SURVIVOR, Marcus Luttrell

Marcus Luttrell is many things. He is a proud Texan. He is a retired Navy SEAL, decorated with the Navy Cross. He is an advocate for active duty and veteran… more

Awesomely Bad Movies Steps All Over the FORBIDDEN WORLD

Hello, people who are awesome and enjoy comedy! I’m back with another episode of Awesomely Bad Movies, the YouTube show in which I take aim at the most ridiculous and… more
 

Schlock & Awe: MASTER OF THE FLYING GUILLOTINE

Sometimes, a movie title just hits you in the face and demands to be noticed. Not content to have a subtle or ambiguous name, certain films lay it all out… more

The Tortoise and the Hare: Animated

It’s a tale as old as time: Hare races Tortoise, Hare underestimates Tortoise, Hare loses race. Life moves on. Or does it? Comedy duo and Nerdist podcast guests Gabe Diani… more

A MUPPETS MOST WANTED Set Visit and Interview

The Muppets have been an important part of my life for as long as I can remember. The first album I ever purchased with my own money was the soundtrack… more
 

Top 5 Ice Movies That’ll Make the Polar Vortex Seem Pretty Okay, Actually

With America caught in the grips of a deadly polar vortex, I figured it’d be a good time to highlight a handful of movies that feature icy dystopias far… more

The Shelf: THE WICKER MAN, THRONE OF BLOOD, HOUSE OF LIES

It’s the first Shelf of the New Year and that means… that not a lot of stuff is coming out, but there’s some stuff, and that’s all any of us… more

Rumor: Is Paul Rudd Playing Scott Lang in Marvel’s ANT-MAN?

Since Paul Rudd was confirmed by Marvel to be playing Ant-Man in Edgar Wright’s forthcoming Phase III film of the same name, fans have been speculating up a storm over… more
 

Interview: LONE SURVIVOR’s Taylor Kitsch

As the opening narration to the Fallout game series tells us, “War never changes,” but our perspectives on it certainly do. Making a successful film about war is a challenge… more

The Official Trailer For the VERONICA MARS Movie

How’s the Veronica Mars crowdfunded movie coming? Here’s the official trailer: She’s now a lawyer living with Piz in New York, she’s back visiting Neptune, and, of course, she’s pulled… more

The 10 Best Movies of 2013

Of all the Top 10 lists we’ve assembled this year, few were harder to nail down and were less divisive than deciding on our top 10 films of 2013. However,… more
 

Nerdist News: Top 5 Movies of 2013

Mmm-mmm. Smell that fresh 2014 air. It’s a whole new year, and a whole new start. But there’s still some value in looking to the past: specifically, taking a look… more

Schlock & Awe: THE BURNING

Harvey and Bob Weinstein are known for producing some of the most lauded and acclaimed films of the last twenty years. Their companies, Miramax, which they no longer run, and… more

The Times Square New Year’s Eve AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Teaser

On New Year’s Eve, Sony put a sneak-peek trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 on the big screen at Times Square. Appropriately enough, it shows action at, well, Times Square:… more