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

Nerdist News: From the Jim Henson Creature Shop!

Got some great news for you today, friends: Jessica Chobot is back and she’s taking the show over to the super-rad Jim Henson Creature Shop! Ready for some monsters and… more

Watch a Documentary From 1981 About The Making of THE MUPPET SHOW

The Muppet Show is one of those series that crawls into your heart and never leaves. If I could put a face on nostalgia, it might be Kermit the Frog…. 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
 

MUPPETS MOST WANTED Red Carpet with Lindalee

The Muppets make us all feel like kids again, so who better to guide us through the Muppets Most Wanted red carpet than the Nerdist Alliance’s 5-1/2-year-old kid reporter,… more

Muppeteer Bill Barretta Tells Nerdist About MUPPETS MOST WANTED, Pepe’s Origin Story

Muppeteer and producer Bill Barretta is the man behind Dr. Teeth, Swedish Chef, Rowlf and my favorite of the new Muppets, Pepe the King Prawn. Nerdist spoke with Barretta at… more

Director James Bobin Talks MUPPETS MOST WANTED

Director James Bobin has worked with all kinds of comedy greats, from Sacha Baron Cohen in Da Ali G Show to Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement in Flight of the… more
 

Nerdist Talks to Nick Stoller about MUPPETS MOST WANTED and NEIGHBORS

Nick Stoller had a big hand in reviving the Muppets on the big screen. Stoller, along with his Forgetting Sarah Marshall star and screenwriter Jason Segel, co-wrote The Muppets, which… more

Danny Trejo Talks About His Role In MUPPETS MOST WANTED and FROM DUSK TILL DAWN

Danny Trejo is a crowd favorite. From his roles in Sons of Anarchy, From Dusk Till Dawn and Machete, Trejo is everyone’s favorite bad guy. Now he’s stepped into a… 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
 

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

Review: MUPPETS MOST WANTED

The Muppets, like the characters in Peanuts before them, have always been strangely pure. No matter how much the characters are licensed, sold, re-worked, re-packaged, and overexposed, they always seem… 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
 

FLOTUS Welcomes Kermit The Frog To The White House

First Lady Michelle Obama and the Joining Forces Initiative hosted a screening of Muppets Most Wanted for military families at the White House yesterday. The star of the film, Mr…. more

Check out MUPPETS MOST WANTED’s Opening Number, ‘We’re Doing A Sequel’

“Oh no! Disaster! That can only mean one thing!” That’s right, Statler and Waldorf. A sequel. With just a month to go before the film’s premiere, Disney has… more

Jimmy Fallon Says Good Bye to LATE NIGHT With The Muppets

Jimmy Fallon was joined by Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem for one last song on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon before becoming the official host of The Tonight Show. … more
 

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch Solve a Case of Apples and Oranges on SESAME STREET

Benedict Cumberbatch is not actually Sherlock Holmes, he just plays the role on TV. But the denizens of Sesame Street don’t always make that distinction, which is why the Great… more

THE MUPPETS MOST WANTED Gets Reviewed by the Internet in Super Bowl Commercial

As everyone knows, there’s nothing but the truth on the Internet, which is exactly why The Muppets Most Wanted once again brought the wise professional opinions of the Internet’s finest… more

Terry Crews Has Muppet-Based Epiphany and/or Mental Breakdown in Super Bowl Ad

I’m worried about Terry Crews, you guys. The Brooklyn Nine-Nine star and buff hero of gym rats everywhere has a lot of explaining to do after taking in this year’s… more
 

Which Movie Trailers Can We Expect on Super Bowl Sunday?

Nearly everyone watches the Super Bowl. Even if you don’t follow sports, you’ll probably turn it on at some point this Sunday to catch some of the commercials. (… more

MUPPETS MOST WANTED Trailer: Fans Angered It Wasn’t Nominated for 247 Awards

Fans of the not-yet released Muppets Most Wanted are really peeved that the film didn’t get nominated for any awards this year. It might have something to do with the… 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
 

Gordon Ramsay and The Muppets’ Swedish Chef Get in a FOOD FIGHT

In anticipation of Muppet’s Most Wanted coming to theaters in March of 2014, Muppet Studios is bringing us all-new muppisodes. In the latest short, “Food Fight!,” The Muppets go head-to-head… more

Watch Jim Henson’s Director’s Cut of THE DARK CRYSTAL

This is a great example of fanaticism done right. Jim Henson tried to be really weird and dark with his puppetry in the 1980s. In ’82, he released The Dark… more

NYCC: Jim Henson Remembered and an Interview with Lisa Henson

At New York Comic Con, Jim Henson was remembered by some of his long time collaborators and friends on a panel to promote the book Jim Henson: The Biography. Panelists… more
 
 
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