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

 

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 destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at Amazon.com and support the show!              … more

WRECK-IT RALPH Composer Outs New Sequel In The Works

Movie composer Henry Jackman, who’s also known for his work on X-Men: First Class and Captain America: The Winter Soldier, has revealed that a Wreck-It Ralph sequel is in the… more

Jon Favreau’s CHEF Gets a Trailer

Great, now I want a Cubano. Or some carne asada. Really, watching the Chef trailer at lunchtime was maybe not the best idea, but here it is. Only a couple… 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
 

The Cast of AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. Discusses The Impact of CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER (SPOILERS)

Following a massive Marvel-filled weekend, fans are reeling from the effects of Captain America: The Winter Soldier and the only question now running through everyone’s head is, “what’s going to… more

Disney Chairman Reveals STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Is Already Filming

Not too long ago in our own galaxy, Lucasfilm and Disney confirmed that filming for Star Wars: Episode VII was slated to begin in May. Specifically, they stated principal photography… more

Win Tickets to See OCULUS in Lots of Cities

You see what it wants you to see, and this weekend, the new horror movie Oculus wants you to see it. The film sees Karen Gillan as a young woman… more
 

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Is Exactly the Movie Marvel Needed to Make

I’d been really looking forward to Captain America: The Winter Soldier since they announced it, and doubly so since an early press day last July in which the creators spoke… more

Key & Peele To Produce Reboot of POLICE ACADEMY

The reboot of the Police Academy franchise has been in the making for quite some time now, but it might have just gotten the little kick that it needs to… more

Watch Bill Paxton Dodge Missiles In An All New Clip From AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

Friday, we showed you a clip from this Tuesday’s episode of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. In the clip, we watched as Team Coulson was starting… more
 

The Biggest Happenings In Comedy Right Now 4/5/14

There’s still plenty of speculation on the probability of life on other planets, James Franco allegedly creeping on a teenage girl, and the Supreme Court’s decision that it was unconstitutional… more

Seth Green, Matt Senreich and Geoff Johns Preview ROBOT CHICKEN’s DC Comics Special II and Season 7

Before Robot Chicken enters its seventh season on Adult Swim, Robot Chicken DC Comics Special II: Villains in Paradise will air this weekend, this time around focusing on the villains…. more

Review: DOM HEMINGWAY

Seeing Jude Law spread his actorly wings to create a lovable antihero is fun and endlessly watchable. The film around him, however, never coheres.  Very occasionally, an actor will be… more
 

ALAN PARTRIDGE Sequel, TV Series Already In The Works

Just yesterday, we posted an exclusive clip from Alan Partridge, which hit theaters in limited release in Los Angeles and New York this weekend. If you thought that was it… more

Could JAMES BOND’s Next Villain Be Chiwetel Ejiofor?

Now here’s a bit of casting speculation we can get behind: Chiwetel Ejiofor is the rumored frontrunner for Sam Mendes’ main James Bond villain in the 24th installment of the… more

Another GAME OF THRONES Actress Joins HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 2

Westeros is bleeding into Panem. Natalie Dormer (Margaery Tyrell on Game of Thrones) was already part of the cast for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2, and now she’ll… more
 

Best Picture: IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT (1934)

Witney Seibold has been watching and reviewing every film to have won the Academy Award for Best Picture. In week seven, he talks about the indelible classic It Happened One… more

Review: NYMPHOMANIAC, VOLUME II

Lars Von Trier made one of the best films of the year, and perhaps one of the best films of his career… and then betrayed us all with a cheap,… more

Review: ALIEN ABDUCTION

Although the found-footage genre is growing increasingly stale, it can still provide some genuine – if cheap – thrills. Also, Alien Abduction hits this critic right in the nostalgia gland. As someone… more
 

Nerdist Talks to Alfred Molina About the ROBOT CHICKEN DC Comics Special II

Alfred Molina is awesome. Just take a look at his IMDb page: It has everything from Raiders of the Lost Ark to Maverick to Boogie Nights to Chocolat and Spider-Man… more

Review: UNDER THE SKIN

Quiet and contemplative, Under the Skin is a great, involving, chilled analysis of the body and sci-fi in a way we haven’t had before. Here is the undeniable fact about… more

Nerdist News Exclusive: Jessica Chobot Interviews CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely

You and the Captain make it happen, but who makes Steve Rogers come to life on the big screen? Well, before Chris Evans gets to handsome it up on screen… more
 

New MALEFICENT Banner Offers a Better Look at Angelina Jolie, Fantasy Critters

Hey guys, how evil does Sharlto Copley look in the trailer for Maleficent? The prequel/update to Disney’s version of Sleeping Beauty has been kind of slow to grab my… more

Blumhouse to Remake THE SENTINEL For Universal

Jason Blum, the mega producer known for producing low-cost genre films that usually garner high returns, will remake The Sentinel for Universal Studios, according to The Tracking Board. Released in… more

BATMAN Reanimated – Beware the Gray Ghost

Part of the beauty of Batman: The Animated Series is that it was made by people who grew up loving Batman. There was a real reverence not only for the… more