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

“Game Off”: Tinker, Texter, Goomba, Spy and the Nerdist Channel’s Game Off is back with another look at what Goombas are talking about while marching through the Mushroom Kingdom. This time, they’re suspicious that… more

Matt Bennett Shows Us Some Nerdy Jobs

It was teased at Wondercon and now the Nerdist Channel’s newest show, Nerdy Jobs, is here. In it, host Matt Bennett takes viewers on a tour of some of the… 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

“Animeme Rap Battles”: Slender Man vs. Unwanted House Guest (NSFW)

Hey, it’s another round of Animeme Rap Battles from Animeme and the Nerdist Channel! This time around in the series of throwdowns between fictional characters from the fevered imaginations of… more

Course of the Force: The Schedule

With a little less than a week to go, the entire galaxy is gearing up for the biggest light-saber relay race this side of Tatooine, Course of the Force. We’ve… more

Nerdist News Talks To Johnny Depp About “The Lone Ranger”

The Lone Ranger opens today, and there’s a lot of curiosity about how the venerable masked man and his sidekick Tonto will translate into the Bruckheimer-Verbinski universe of adventure, explosions,… more

Course of the Force: Episodes 3 and 4

When last we saw our intrepid heroes, Matt Mira and Moshe Kasher were trying to rally the troops to find the lightsaber and Kyle Kinane was making little progress in… more

Internet Things Bust Rhymes in “Animeme Rap Battles”

If there’s one thing that’s certain in this world, it’s that people want to know which of any pair of fictional characters would win were the two of them to… more

Ketchup With the Hot Dogs: “Dexter”

Henson Alternative’s Ketchup with the Hot Dogs is back on the Nerdist Channel with another season recap, this time running through the previous season of Showtime’s Dexter just in time… more

Meet The Man Who is Launching a TARDIS Into Orbit

With the fiftieth anniversary of the BBC’s venerable time traveling megahit Doctor Who fast approaching, many fans are looking for special ways to celebrate the show’s golden anniversary. Some will… more

Draw My Life – COPS: Skyrim

You’ve heard of the “Draw My Life” tag on YouTube, right? It involves one of the plethora of internet vloggers doing a sped-up whiteboard dry-erase autobiography. This hasn’t escaped Officer… more

The Nerdist Channel & Effinfunny Present: Sandeep Parikh’s “Game Off”

Herewith, a new series, Game Off, described as “an inside look at the lives of Goombas as they march through the Mushroom Kingdom.” Yes, Mario and Luigi’s nemeses have lives… more

Nerdist News at E3

Nerdist News hit the floor and the press conferences (and, from what I hear, the parties) at E3 in Los Angeles recently, and Dan Casey brought along the Nerdist Channel… more

Nerdist News Special: “Monsters University”

For this weekend’s opening of Monsters University, Nerdist News’ Dan Casey chatted with voice cast members Nathan Fillion and Charlie Day, producer Kori Rae, and writer/director Dan Scanlon about… more

“Set List”: Robin Williams! Dana Gould! Todd Glass!

More Set List from the Nerdist Channel? More of that “stand-up without a net” devised by Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad, in which comics have to come up with jokes… more

Comic Book Club Looks At “World War Z”

The video version of Comic Book Club from the Nerdist Channel continues its look at the Biggest. Summer. Ever. with their review of Brad Pitt in World War Z. Are… more

Chris Hardwick’s “Monsters University” Roundtable With Charlie Day

With Monsters University about to hit theaters, Chris Hardwick took a trip to Pixar and met up with a couple of the movie’s voices, Charlie Day, who’s in everything these… more

Ketchup with the Hot Dogs: A “True Blood” Season Recap

Today, the Nerdist Channel presents the debut of Henson Alternative’s Ketchup with the Hot Dogs, in which wieners re-enact the last season of your favorite TV series. Today’s recap: True… more

Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, and Craig Robinson on Making “This Is the End”

Nerdist News’ Dan Casey talked recently with Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, and Craig Robinson about their new movie This is the End. Subscribe to the Nerdist Channel for more interviews…. more

Comic Book Club Takes On “Man of Steel” and the Biggest. Summer. Ever.

Hey, it’s a video version of Comic Book Club from the Nerdist Channel! This time, Patrick Cassels of College Humor and the Upright Citizens Brigade’s Michael Hartney join Pete, Justin,… more

Skyrim at the Movies: Superman

Skyrim at the Movies is back, and this time (and an appropriate time it is indeed), the Man of Steel gets dropped into the Skyrim universe. Tyrannicon, creators of Skyrim… more

Kevin Smith Joins Justin Willman For Some “Sleight Of Mouth”

From Justin Willman’s live late-night-style talk show Sleight of Mouth at NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in L.A. come these clips from the Nerdist Channel. In the first, Kevin… more

Course of the Force Episode 2: The Wrath of Han

The search for the lightsaber continues, as Kyle Kinane joins the cause in Episode II of the Course of the Force webseries. As we saw in Episode I, Matt Mira… more

Five From “Set List”

Did you catch the live stream of Set List on the Nerdist Channel during YouTube Comedy Week? No? Well, then: Jon Dore!: Moshe Kasher!: Matt Kirshen!: Kira Soltanovich!: And Dan… more