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Nerdist News: Possible STAR TREK 3 Director, DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION Trailer, and Wooly Mammoths!

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Director BenDavid Grabinski on Bringing ENORMOUS to Life for Machinima

It’s no small secret that we have a persisting cultural obsession with the post-apocalypse. From Godzilla to The Walking Dead to The Hunger Games and beyond, we find something uniquely… more

Nerdist Interviews Josh Groban at the MUPPETS MOST WANTED Premiere

Josh Groban is best known for his epic power ballads but if you’re like me, you know the singer from places like Jimmy Kimmel Live’s “I’m F****** Ben Affleck” as… 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
 

Darren Aronofsky and Ari Handel on Their New NOAH Graphic Novel

This spring, Paramount’s Noah, directed by Darren Aronofsky, is looking to put the epic back in “Biblical epic” with a sweeping take on the tale of Noah and his legendary… more

Bret McKenzie on Writing Music for MUPPETS MOST WANTED

Flight of the Conchords star Bret McKenzie won an Oscar for his work on The Muppets back in 2011, and we caught up with the music man on the red… more

BATES MOTEL Star Nestor Carbonell Discusses Season 2

The hit horror drama Bates Motel, starring Academy Award nominee Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore as Norma and Norman Bates, returned to A&E on March 3rd after a… more
 

Marc Webb Showed Us 30 Minutes of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Footage

Note: There are potential spoilers in this post, so read on with caution. Web-heads rejoice! If this morning’s release of the final trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 only whet… more

Colin Mochrie Prepares For More WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?

Colin Mochrie holds a special place in my heart. I grew up watching him, Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady, the occasional Greg Proops, and Drew Carey on the American version of… more

Nerdist Chats with MUPPETS MOST WANTED Star Tina Fey

Muppet fanboys and girls alike were thrilled when it was announced that the one and only Tina Fey would be working alongside The Muppets in the upcoming Muppets Most Wanted,… more
 

Dominic Cooper on NEED FOR SPEED, WARCRAFT, CAPTAIN AMERICA 2 and More

Whether he’s co-founding S.H.I.E.L.D., training former presidents to hunt down the undead, or oozing evil from every pore while sitting behind the wheel of a $… more

Nerdist Interviews Rachael Harris at BAD WORDS Premiere

Rachael Harris is best known for her work as a correspondent on The Daily Show and as Stu’s abusive girlfriend in The Hangover. Now, the funny lady is appearing in… more

Nerdist Exchanges BAD WORDS with Ben Falcone

Ben Falcone is an actor who you totally know, you just may not know that you know him: He first came on my radar as Air Marshall Jon in Bridesmaids,… more
 

Get Ready for the INFINITE CRISIS Open Beta with Lead Designer Ryan Bednar

If the massive cash purses, e-sports tournaments, and ravenous fan bases surrounding games like League of Legends and Dota 2 are any indication, MOBAs (multiplayer online battle arenas) are the… more

SXSW: Translating GODZILLA With Director Gareth Edwards

If you were at SXSW and lucky enough to be at the screening of the original 1954 Japanese classic Gojira, you know that the footage Gareth Edwards revealed from his… more

Interview: THE DEN’s Melanie Papalia

The Den, the new techno-thriller from IFC Midnight directed by Zachary Donohue, hits select theaters and VOD this Friday, and Nerdist got a chance to interview the film’s star, Melanie… more
 

See The Folks Behind THE WALKING DEAD at ZOMBIESTRAVAGANZA in Beverly Hills Tuesday

If you’re in L.A. Tuesday and you’re a fan of The Walking Dead… okay, that’s a large group right there. If you’re in it, have we got an event… more

Interview: Checking in to THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL with Tony Revolori

Wes Anderson’s latest work, The Grand Budapest Hotel, is yet another carefully manicured piece of impossibly twee, rigorously aestheticized, and thoughtfully written cinema filled with all manner of colorful characters… more

Nerdist Interviews Kathryn Hahn at the Premiere of BAD WORDS

Kathryn Hahn finds herself a very busy woman these days. Between bouncing from television to movies and back again, we spoke with the funny lady at the premiere of her… more
 

Director Zachary Donohue on Making THE DEN

It’s been a long journey for director Zachary Donohue and his techno-thriller feature film debut, The Den. Shot in 2012, the film was acquired by IFC Midnight at the end… more

Jeff Goldblum on THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, Wes Anderson, Burritos, and More

Living in Los Angeles, you’re bound to run into celebrities every now and then. On my first trip to L.A., I was eighteen years old, and after spending an… more

Nerdist Interviews Director and Star of BAD WORDS Jason Bateman

Do you love Jason Bateman? I love Jason Bateman. While my age may have prevented me from jumping onto the Bateman Bandwagon during Silver Spoons or Teen Wolf Too, I… more
 

Looking for CHEAP THRILLS with David Koechner, Pat Healy, and Ethan Embry

If reality television has taught us anything, it’s that people will do damn near anything if you dangle enough cash in front of them. Such is the central conceit of… more

Writers, Directors, and Producer Talk CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

It’s now less than a month until the long-awaited release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, a movie which finds Steve Rogers coming to terms with the very different ways… more

Exclusive: Cullen Bunn Talks His New BOOM! Studios Series THE EMPTY MAN

Cullen Bunn is fast becoming one of the most sought-after writers in comics, and for good reason. His stellar new Magneto #1 for Marvel is our pick of the week… more