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Senior “Awkward Family Photos”

This week on The Nerdist Channel’s video version of Awkward Family Photos, it’s all about grandparents, and that’s all you need to know. With age may come wisdom, but taste… more

A Trip Through Time? “Ain’t it Cool”

Is Harry Knowles a Time Lord? I don’t think so, but he does talk about time travel on this week’s edition of the Nerdist Channel’s Ain’t it Cool with Harry… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

“Fangoria’s Blood and Guts”: A Preview

We’ve told you about the Nerdist Channel’s upcoming Fangoria’s Blood and Guts with Scott Ian. Now, we have a preview. The show’s all about movie and TV makeup effects, and… more

Nerdist News Meets The New TMNT Voice Cast

The rebooted Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles TV series premieres on Nickeoldeon in the U;S. this weekend, and Nerdist News’ Brian Walton got a chance to talk to the voice… more

See the Nerdist Channel’s “Write Now! with Jimmy Pardo” Taping 10/4 in L.A.

It is with immeasurable pleasure that I can announce to you, the Nerdist community, that esteemed comedian and podcaster Jimmy Pardo will be hosting a show on the Nerdist Channel…. more

The Sound of Baba Booey

Gary Dell’Abate reviews the Sonos Play:3 wireless streaming music player on this week’s edition of the Nerdist Channel’s They Call Me Baba Booey. It’s wireless, it’s expandable, and it… more

Time to “Try This At Home”

You’ve met Holly and Jessica of Crabcat Industries in our interview this morning, and now it’s time to see them in action in the premiere episode of Try This at… more

Try This At Home with Holly Conrad and Jessica Merizan

You may recognize Holly Conrad and Jessica Merizan for their amazing Mass Effect cosplay and as featured documentary subjects in Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope, but starting today you’ll… more

Battle of the Doctors, “Just Cos”

Well. of COURSE, if the Nerdist Channel’s Just Coswas going to be at Gallifrey One, they HAD to pit Doctor against Doctor to see who did the best job cosplaying,… more

Farscape Minisode 11: “Till The Blood Runs Clear”

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Farscape minisodes, the ship creates an unstable wormhole and comes away the worse for wear, and after setting down on a nearby planet, the… more

Ex-ceptional “Nerdterns”

Who is Dylan Rousseau? Jenny knows all too well, and the arrival of her ex, a comic book writer, at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics throws her for a… more

Kids in the Hall, Cincinnati Style

Bruce McCulloch IS The Cincinnati Kid in this classic sketch from the Kids in the Hall on the Nerdist Channel. Nobody laughs at the Kid. (You will, though) Now, where’s… more

Junior “Awkward Family Photos”

The Nerdist Channel’s video version of Awkward Family Photos features photos of kids this week, and that’s all we need to know, right? Or have you blocked all memories of… more

NYC Area Cosplayers: Wanna Be On “Just Cos”? Here’s How….

Hey, cosplayers in the New York metropolitan area! Here’s a message from the folks at the Nerdist Channel, who are looking for you — yes, YOU — to be on… more

“Master”-ful “Ain’t it Cool”

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Ain’t it Cool with Harry Knowles, Harry talks about Paul Thomas Anderson’s “The Master” and the art of 70mm filmmaking. He also brings director (… more

Win Tickets to Justin Willman’s “Tricked Out” in LA!

The Nerdist’s favorite magician, Justin Willman, host of Magic Meltdown on the Nerdist Channel, is bringing his one man show, Tricked Out, to Los Angeles’ Club Nokia on Saturday, Sept…. more

Last Shift for “Cops: Skyrim” (for now)

The final patrol this season for the guards of the Nerdist Channel’s Cops: Skyrim has the lawmen dealing with indecent exposure, weapons restocking, dragon removal, and other drudgery. And if… more

Behind the Scenes of the Ben Folds Five/Fraggles Video

How did the Nerdist Channel pull off the Fragglelicious Ben Folds Five video for “Do It Anyway,” anyway? This behind-the-scenes video tells the story, with Chris and the folks at… more

EXCLUSIVE!: Ben Folds Five and the Fraggles Sing “Do It Anyway”

We have an exclusive at the Nerdist Channel today, a HUGE one, and here it is, the world premiere of the new Ben Folds Five video for “Do It Anyway,”… more

Big Tease For a Big Thing on Monday

So, on Sunday, Chris Hardwick tweeted the above picture and this text: So…something AMAZING is happening @NerdistChannel tomorrow…Right @BenFolds @hensoncompany? #hints #tease Hmm… hints…… more

Put a Ribbon On It, “Just Cos”

It’s another episode from Gallifrey One on the Nerdist Channel’s Just Cos this week, with Chloe Dykstra and Matt Mira finding out about what’s become sort of a cherished tradition… more

Farscape Minisode 10: “They’ve Got a Secret”

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Farscape minisodes, D’Argo ends up off the ship and floating in space, frozen; when he’s brought back, strange things happen. He seems to think… more

Here Come the “Nerdterns”

The thing about having our own YouTube video channel is that we can do stuff that sounds interesting without going through all sorts of network channels. The interns at what… more