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

Black Holes! Spiders! Jason Ritter! It’s “4 Points”

Actor Jason Ritter (The Event, Freddy vs. Jason, Joan of Arcadia, Parenthood) joins Alex, Alison, and Tournament of Nerds’ Hal Rudnick on the Nerdist Channel’s 4 Points with Alex Albrecht… more

“Weird Al” Meets Harrison Ford, Solo

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s Face to Face with “Weird Al” Yankovic, our fearless correspondent asks questions and gets answers from none other than Han Solo himself, Harrison Ford (… 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

On the Road with Nerdist: Sing Along With Matt ‘n’ Jonah

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be on the road with Chris, Jonah, and Matt on the road with the Nerdist Podcast? Here’s some video Chris… more

Cosplay Coupling, “Just Cos”

Do couples who cosplay together stay together?  Is cosplay a gateway for those involved to partner up? Dunno, but on this week’s Just Cos on the Nerdist Channel, Chloe, Seth,… more

Natto Dread on “Weird S#!t From Japan”

Ever eat natto? That’s Jukka’s latest trial on the Nerdist Channel’s Weird S#!t From Japan, the traditional food made from fermented soybeans with the odor and flavor that, you… more

Nerdist News at the “Prometheus” Premiere

Nerdist News’ Dan Casey went to London to attend the premiere of Prometheus, and he got the chance to talk about the movie with Ridley Scott, Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce,… more

The Kids in the Hall Reveal Secret Pleasures

This week’s classic clip from The Kids in the Hall on the Nerdist Channel is the one with the corporate meeting that devolves into disclosure of secret pleasures of the… more

Eating Magic with Justin Willman

This week’s Justin Willman’s Magic Meltdown involves food. Among his tricks: making Goldfish crackers the hard way, a quick costume change, having his Oreo and eating it too, and a… more

“Mad God” and Mad Aliens on “Ain’t It Cool”

On this week’s Ain’t it Cool with Harry Knowles at the Nerdist Channel, Harry talks about Prometheus and interviews VFX master Phil Tippett (Star Wars, Starship Troopers, Robocop, Jurassic Park),… more

A Visit With Malcolm McDowell on “Hero Complex: The Show”

Oooooh… Remember Luke’s coverage of Hero Complex Film Festival in L.A. a couple of weeks ago? Remember the part where Malcolm McDowell talks about, well, everything in his career,… more

Wil Wheaton Makes “4 Points”

It’s Wil Wheaton and Just Cos’s Chloe Dykstra on the Nerdist Channel’s 4 Points with Alex Albrecht! Yes! They join Alex and Alison Haislip to discuss four of the week’s… more

Punching Jonah With the Indoor Kids

This week on the Nerdist Channel’s The Indoor Kids, the Nerdist Podcast’s own Jonah Ray comes by Kumail and Emily’s couch to play a little of Nintendo’s classic boxing game… more

BOWLING & METH: “Breaking Bad” On Season Finale of “All Star Bowling”!!!

The Nerdist Channel’s All Star Celebrity Bowling has cooked up a batch of awesome this time, with Team Nerdist (Chris Hardwick, Jonah Ray, Matt Mira, and Chloe Dykstra) being challenged… more

Masquerading, “Just Cos”

Just Cos is back for more on the Nerdist Channel, as the intrepid Linda Le takes us to New York Comic-Con’s big event, the Masquerade, with costumes that in some… more

Are You Havin’ a LARP?

What kind of nerd culture repository would the Nerdist Channel on YouTube be if there wasn’t a look at live-action role playing?  Realm of LARP is a series looking at… more

The Potent Punch of Pickled Plums

On this week’s Weird S#!t From Japan, after some unfortunate business with a spinning bicycle tire, we join Jukka as he tries a local delicacy that packs a delayed… more

Upping the Ante With the Kids in the Hall

This week’s classic Kids in the Hall clip at the Nerdist Channel is the poker game that ends up with the players discussing their desires to be women. Excuse me…… more

Pleasure and Pain: Justin Willman’s Magic Meltdown, Lust Edition

The Nerdist Channel’s Justin Willman’s Magic Meltdown brings the innuendo with an episode all about the erotic properties of magic. Watch Justin show off his special talents with some suggestive… more

Win A Bowling Prize Pack as the Nerdist Channel Hits 100,000 Subscribers

The Nerdist Channel is close to reaching the 100,000-subscriber mark. Very close. So close, we can taste it. (Strawberries and fresh whipped cream, if you must know) And to… more

Bite Into “Piranha 3DD” With John Gulager On “Ain’t It Cool”

Piranha 3DD director John Gulager is Harry’s guest this week on the Nerdist Channel’s Ain’t it Cool with Harry Knowles, talking about the making of the horror series’ third edition,… more

Andy Richter Controls the Panel on “4 Points”

The always entertaining Andy Richter takes a break from Conan to join Alex and Alison on the panel this week on the Nerdist Channel’s 4 Points with Alex Albrecht, and… more

Weird Al, “Face to Face” With Sir Patrick Stewart

On the list of celebrities you’d want to see on Face to Face with “Weird Al” Yankovic, Sir Patrick Stewart has to rank way, way up there. And, this week,… more

Bowling With Podcasters

It’s podcasting comedians against podcasting comedians in an epic All Star Celebrity Bowling on the Nerdist Channel today, as Team Nerdist takes on Team Podcast and splits the Sklars. Marc… more