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Nerdist News: JURASSIC WORLD Updates, FLASH GORDON Reboot, and Google Time-Travel!


Nilin at PAX Prime, JUST COS

Meet Vanessa Wedge, from Calgary, this week’s subject on The Nerdist Channel’s Just Cos. She’s heading to PAX Prime in Seattle to cosplay Nilin from Remember Me, and in another… more

The Force Is With Jessica Chobot In This NERDIST NEWS Promo

Here’s one more promo to remind you to watch Nerdist News on The Nerdist Channel, three times per week starting Monday (November 4th, if you don’t have your calendar handy)…. 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

SET LIST: Jason Manford

Set List is continuing its travels abroad, challenging comedians around the globe to come up with jokes on the spot about a topic they’ve never seen before or probably thought… more

Witch, Please! Meet PERIODS. Films’ SEXY WITCHES

Unless you were a diehard fan of the ill-fated CW series Secret Circle, when you think of witches, you probably imagine haggard old crones with gnarled teeth, long hooked noses,… more

BLOOD AND GUTS Goes to the Stan Winston Studio

Happy Halloween, gorehounds! In our final episode of season three, Scott takes a trip to special effects mecca — the Stan Winston Studio. Get ready to reminisce with some of… more

REAL HOUSEWIVES OF HORROR’s Brea Grant’s Favorite Horror Films You Haven’t Seen

“Life is way sexier when you’re married to someone with a huge…body count.” From Brea Grant and Kevin Pereira and the team over at SuperCreative comes a pitch perfect… more

The Doctor Swings By NERDIST NEWS in a New Promo

Trust her. She’s the Doctor. Actually, we’re not entirely sure if Jessica Chobot has her medical license or her Class-D license necessary to own and operate a TARDIS, but she… more

HOOKED ON ONYX Gets Spooky at Monsterpalooza

If the attendees of Monsterpalooza, Burbank, CA’s 3-day festival for all things horror, didn’t feel a creeping sense of dread this year, then perhaps they should have, because little did… more

Jim O’Heir Answers the Question: Where Does Candy Corn Come From?

Actor Jim O’Heir, Parks and Recreation’s lovable Gary/Jerry/Larry Gergich, has taken time out of his busy schedule to solve one of Halloween’s longest-lingering questions: Where does candy corn… more

NERDIST NEWS With Jessica Chobot Coming to the Nerdist Channel

The mad scientists here at the Nerdist laboratories have been preparing something special to deliver to nerds everywhere, and we are ready to pull back the veil on our latest… more

DIY DAMMIT: Spoon Votives, featuring Renee Gauthier

Joselyn Hughes wants to make spoon votives, which are… um, spoons fashioned into votive candle holders. Stand-up comic and MTV Ridiculousness writer Renee Gauthier is there to help her. That’s… more


From prolific director Andrew Bowser (a/k/a Onyx the Fortuitous and creator of Monster Machine) and Joseph M. Petrick and the Nerdist Channel comes Mario and the Powerglove, a… more

Nerdist News at PAX Prime

The Nerdist Channel brings you a special Nerdist News report from this year’s PAX Prime in Seattle, including interviews with guests, cosplayers, and game developers. Correspondent Brian Walton is on… more

Gaige at PAX Prime, JUST COS

The Nerdist Channel’s Just Cos is back with a second show from this year’s PAX Prime in Seattle, where Katie Ash shows us her preparation for cosplaying Gaige from Borderlands… more

Set List: Tim Minchin

You know the brilliant Tim Minchin from his musical comedy and from his visit to the Nerdist Podcast. This week, he’s trying his hand at Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s “… more

The Purge: Fear the Night and Monsterpalooza Bring Fear to Southern California!

Monsterpalooza in Burbank, California is a ghoul filled convention celebrating zombies, werewolves, vampires, and other strange and horrifying creatures.  Award winning special FX artists meet with fans, there’s a whole… more

Scott Ian and Vincent Guastini Melt Faces on BLOOD AND GUTS

Requiem for a Dream. Dogma. The Last of the Mohicans. Make-up and prosthetics are hardly the first thing that comes to mind when you think of these movies, and that… more

Exclusive: Activate the MONSTER MACHINE and Know Terror

In case you haven’t been paying attention, there’s horror afoot on the Nerdist Channel, and I am impossibly excited for you to see what unknown terrors await you in the… more

Countdown to MONSTER MACHINE: The Top 10 Monster Movies

As you may already know, tonight Andrew Bowser’s Monster Machine comes to the Nerdist Channel, a short film that plays out like an epic love letter to all things horror…. more

TARDIS In Orbit Update #3

It’s TIME once again, friends, for an update from those crazy dreamers Alex and Robert Doyle and their plan to launch a TARDIS into orbit around the Earth. In this… more

Jimmy Fallon Goes on Strike in ALL STAR CELEBRITY BOWLING

One hosts @midnight. One hosts Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (and soon The Tonight Show). Two men enter the bowling alley. One man leaves. Well, technically eight men leave, because… more

SF Sketchfest On YouTube: Hail to the King, Baby!

Each and every year since 2001, SF Sketchfest, one of the premier comedy festivals in all the land, delivers over a fortnight of funny with panels, podcasts, and performances. We’re… more


Our magic pal Justin Willman is back on the street for the Nerdist Channel freaking people out in Santa Monica on Sleight of Mouth with Justin Willman. It’s Halloween time,… more