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

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

Still recovering after seeing that awesome Supermoon last week? Well we here at NerdMelt theater have some super shows to satiate your super needs! Friday at 8:00 is another… more

Nerdist Channel Panel Coming To Long Beach Comic Expo Saturday

Planning to head over to the Long Beach Comic Expo at, appropriately, Long Beach, CA this coming Saturday? If you are (and if you weren’t, this might help convince you… 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

Chris Hardwick To Appear at the BJ Shea Comedy Riot in Seattle 6/1

Attention, Nerdist partisans who reside in, or can be in, the Seattle-Tacoma area on June 1st, for Chris Hardwick will be making a special appearance at the BJ Shea Comedy… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

We’re back with another crazy slate of shows at NerdMelt Theater! Shows that are fun and affordable, even after you blow a month’s salary on a failed exacta box during… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

The first week of May isn’t just for brushing up on the Battle of Puebla so you can impress everyone at your Cinco de Mayo shindig, it’s also another week… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

Boy, have you been outside recently? It sure is heating up! But boy, we have just the shows to cool you off here at NerdMelt! (Metaphorically; we make no claim… more

Nerdist Podcast Live Returns To San Diego July 13th

Hey, San Diego! July 13th. 7 pm. The Balboa Theatre. Yes, the Nerdist Podcast Live is coming back to America’s Finest City, and you will want to be there. And… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

  It’s mid April! Which doesn’t just mean you only have ten and a half shopping weeks until Lionel Richie’s birthday (we’re making him a picture frame with seashells!) but… more

C Chris @ C2E2 Friday

Are you going to C2E2 in Chicago this weekend? If you are, you’ll have some opportunities to see Chris Hardwick himself on Friday, and you’ll want to know how and… more

Aw, Nuts: Nerdist Podcast Live State College Show Postponed

If only science fiction was reality and you really could just instantly beam up to wherever you need to be transported. That way, the Nerdist Podcast Live’s appearance on April… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

What’s up, y’all! We’re back with another awesome week at NerdMelt Theater, so we suggest you go outside and find a sturdy stick because we have more fantastic shows than… more

Hats Off: New Era x Marvel West Coast Avengers Caps

Avengers and streetwear fanatics assemble! To kick off the fisticuffs and festivities for Marvel’s universe-shaking crossover event Avengers vs. X-Men, Marvel has teamed up with sultans of streetwear New Era… more

Chris Hardwick To Be Special Guest Host At “Star Wars Celebration VI”

Fans of the movies probably don’t need a lot of additional reasons to head to Orlando in August for Star Wars Celebration VI, the convention/exhibition/party celebrating everything Star… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

It’s almost April, but we aren’t fooling you when we say that there is a slew of incredible shows this week at NerdMelt Theater! Friday at 8:00 is An… more

Morgan Spurlock, on Becoming a “Con” Man (Plus: Win Passes to His L.A. Premiere!)

After nearly killing himself by overloading on fast food and looking for Osama in the Middle East, mustachioed movie-maker Morgan Spurlock finally got to go someplace fun to make a… more

Houston, Dallas, Go! To the Nerdist Podcast Live, Coming In July

Did you listen to the Nerdist Podcast Live from Austin today? Did you hear Chris mention in response to a Quemment that there might just be a return visit to… more

Nerdist Podcast Live In L.A. June 2nd

Hey, Los Angeles! Chris, Jonah, and Matt are bringing the Nerdist Podcast Live to your town on Saturday, June 2nd, and… Okay, this time, they don’t have to book flights… more

Watch Chris and Jonah (and T.J., Pete, and Many More) Tape A TV Show In L.A. Next Week

What you see above is the pilot episode for Mash-Up, a Comedy Central show created by T.J. Miller and Jordan Vogt-Roberts. It combines stand-up with clips and visualizations that… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

We can feel it coming in the air tonight. We’re not just reciting Phil Collins lyrics, we’re just excited for another stellar week of shows at NerdMelt Theater! Friday at… more

Nerdist Podcast Live Coming To Phoenix May 25th

The latest addition to the Nerdist Podcast Live 2012 tour is Phoenix, Arizona, where the gentlemen will be performing their stand-uppery and their podcastery at Stand Up Live on May… more

Cancer-Fightin’ Comedy Gala, Now With Extra Added Garfunkel and Oates

Just a couple of weeks ago, we drew your attention to “Fancy and Enchanting,” a special benefit show being held at the Hayworth Theater in Los Angeles March 20th by… more

This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

Hey gang! Feeling down? Don’t worry, NerdMelt Theater has got the cure for what ails you! (Provided you can be cured by awesome shows!) Friday at 8:00, it’s… more

Go: The Nerdist Industries Panel At Wondercon 2012 On Friday

Are you going to be in Southern California on Friday afternoon, or can you be there? Yes? Then, what are you doing that afternoon? Because this is what you should… more