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

FANTASTIC FOUR Reboot’s Dr. Doom Shortlist Down To Four Actors

With the principals of Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four reboot for Fox having been cast, the search is now narrowing down for an actor to play Victor Von Doom in the… more

DC, Dynamite Announce Kevin Smith & Ralph Garman’s BATMAN ’66 MEETS THE GREEN HORNET

It’s fair to say that Kevin Smith is a wee bit of a Batman fan: he’s not only parodied the character in his movies (Bluntman and Chronic, anyone?) but he’s… 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
 

Amazon Studios Orders Its Next Set of Pilots – Including Chris Carter’s – To Series

After spending the last few weeks being voted upon by viewers, the first set of series orders from the latest slate of Amazon Studios pilots has been announced, and one… more

Go Behind the Scenes with a New THE RAID 2 Featurette & Poster

Rejoice, action fans. The Raid 2: Berandal has just released a new poster and featurette for your viewing pleasure. While the poster shows the expanded cast of characters splattered in… more

Nerdist News: CW’s THE FLASH Costume Revealed, Taser Drones, and More

Happy 3-11 Day, friends! Hope your energy’s looking extra amber today. Dan Casey’s sure is, and he’s once again taking over the show for Jessica today! On our show this… more
 

Steve Chases Down His Latest Enemy in a New Clip From CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

With a little over three weeks to go before the release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Marvel has unveiled a brand new clip from the film. Last time, we… more

Suit-Up with the Full FLASH Costume

You’ve already seen a profile shot of Grant Gustin’s head in the costume for CW’s The Flash series; now you can drink in the entire thing in this fantastic full-costume… more

Exclusive: Archaia Unveils JIM HENSON’S THE DARK CRYSTAL: THE NOVELIZATION

Are you a massive Dark Crystal fan? Can’t get enough Gelfling in your life? Too Skeksis for your shirt? Then you’re going to love this juicy exclusive: BOOM! Studios’ Archaia… more
 

Suit Up for Pi Day in Style and Win a Trip to Comic-Con

It’s the day that has no end: Pi Day, or the 14th of March (3.14… get it?) is the day where it’s perfectly okay, nay encouraged, to be irrational…. more

Check Out All New Posters For GODZILLA, NEED FOR SPEED and TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION!

Let’s start this post off right, shall we? This new Godzilla poster from Mondo, which debuted on Yahoo, will be made exclusively available to attendees of the SXSW screening… more

MARON Season 2 Premieres May 8th with Conan O’Brien, Chris Hardwick, and More to Guest Star

The televised version of the life of podcast legend and comedian Marc Maron is finally returning to IFC next month. Come May 8th 10PM on IFC, we’re all invited back… more
 

Here Are The First Details On TALES FROM THE BORDERLANDS

As the rain descended upon us like robots from the moonbase of Hyperion here in Austin, Texas, Telltale Games unveiled the first details on their upcoming collaboration with Gearbox Studios,… more

Vince Gilligan’s BATTLE CREEK Finds Its Lead

When last we heard, the upcoming Vince Gilligan created/David Shore run CBS drama, Battle Creek, had found its director in the form of X-Men: Days of Future Past’s… more

CAPCOM Partners Up With TWITCH TV For Fighting Game League

There are few places in the gaming world more exciting than the main stage at a fighting game tournament, but for for those of you who aren’t able to join… more
 

Watch ORPHAN BLACK’s New Season 2 Trailer, “One of a Kind”

With a little over a month to go until the Orphan Black Season 2 premiere, BBC America is doing an excellent job of reminding us why we love the show. (… more

Nerdist News: GAME OF THRONES, 24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY, and DOCTOR WHO Villain Rumors!

Hey there friends, and welcome to another glorious week of Nerdist News! Our pal Dan Casey’s stepping in for Jessica today, and boy, are his arms tired! He cheered for… more

Exclusive: Here’s Where to Celebrate Hellboy Day with Dark Horse Comics

Time flies when you’re having fun and it flies even faster when you’re fighting all manner of paranormal menaces while going to hell and back. That being said, we can… more
 

Podcasts Vs. Patent Trolls: How You Can Help

You know how you don’t pay attention to some threats until they directly target you? Yeah, we got one like that. Listen up, because if you’re a podcast fan, this… more

Anne Rice Announces Return To The Vampire World In PRINCE LESTAT

Stand back, all you other bloodsuckers, the Vampire Lestat is back. Before Twilight, before True Blood, before The Vampire Diaries or Underworld or even Buffy the Vampire Slayer, author Anne… more

GAME OF THRONES’ New Trailer Reveals Literally No One in the Realm is Happy

Secrets, secrets are no fun; Secrets, secrets hurt someone! Only, in the Realm of Game of Thrones, the secrets are often fun — oftentimes especially when they hurt other people. The… more
 

SXSW Report: Marvel Announces TALES TO ASTONISH: CIVIL WAR Documentary

Just announced at SXSW, Marvel’s Tales To Astonish (named after the sixties Marvel title that was the home of Ant-Man and other Silver Age Marvel heroes) will be an… more

SPACE STATION 76 Gets International Distribution from Sony Pictures

Space adventures are about to get super-groovy, internationally speaking. Space Station 76, a retro-1970s-version-of-the-future dramedy, was just acquired by Sony Pictures Worldwide for international distribution rights at SXSW. Helmed and… more

President Obama Wants You to Watch COSMOS: A SPACETIME ODYSSEY

We’re all excited about the reboot of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, right? Neil Degrasse Tyson, an updated take on Carl Sagan’s love letter to space and the universe — what’s not… more