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

There Will Be Blood On “Dork Fork,” “Dexter” Edition

The Nerdist Channel’s Dork Fork celebrates the season premiere of Dexter on this week’s special episode. Brea Grant, who you may recall played the intern who sold a prosthetic arm… more

Farscape Minisode 13: “Rhapsody in Blue”

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Farscape minisodes, a colony of Delvians use some mind tricks on the crew of the Moya to lure Zhaan to their planet, but 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

Meet Jenny’s Roommate on “Nerdterns”

Jenny has a roommate, and that spells trouble for everyone at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics, because this roommate is a little… well, volatile’s a good word. Guest-star Chloe… more

Matchmaking with the Kids in the Hall

In this week’s classic Kids in the Hall sketch on the Nerdist Channel, Mark McKinney gets dragged — literally — to a blind date. Well, not so much a blind… more

Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Rian Johnson Talk “Looper”

Looper hits movie theaters this weekend,and Nerdist News’ own Dan Casey was able to chat with co-star Joseph Gordon-Levitt and director Rian Johnson about the time-traveling action thriller. Subscribe… more

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

“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