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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

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

Paul F. Tompkins to Star in ABC Family Comedy Pilot

One of America’s most funniest and most dapper comedians, Paul F. Tompkins, may get the chance for most of America to see him on a network sitcom with the news… more


Good news, you adorkable nerds, Fox has confirmed renewals for comedies New Girl, Brooklyn Nine-Nine and The Mindy Project, as well as for drama, The Following. These shows can be… more

BOB’S BURGERS Returns With A New Time Slot And Song

The Belcher family has a song for you, and it is glorious. To announce their new time slot, the Bob’s Burgers crew created a music video of sorts, which… more


Ever since his summer stint as host of The Daily Show, John Oliver has been a hot television commodity. Immediately following Stewart’s return to the show, HBO quickly announced… more

Get Your First Look At Alfonso Cuarón’s NBC Pilot, BELIEVE

As if winning best director at this year’s Oscars wasn’t enough, director extraordinaire Alfonso Cuarón is already set to premiere his latest work, the pilot of NBC’… more

New 24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY Images Want To Know Where The Bomb Is!

After debuting the best spot of the Super Bowl, audiences have been anxiously waiting to see what was next for their favorite counter-terrorist agent, Jack Bauer, in Fox’s upcoming… more

Nerdist News WTFridays: Exclusive WonderCon News and Jurassic Park Goofs!

Oh hey there, friends. We’re just kicking back over here on another installment of Nerdist News WTFridays. In a SHOCKING TWIST, today’s episode offers the silly goods you’ve come to… more

TRUE DETECTIVE Will Have Multiple Directors Next Season

There’s no question the hottest show on television right now is the freshman season of HBO’s stellar cop drama, True Detective. With both its leads, as well as… more

More ARCHER Is On The Way

DANGER ZONE! Good news: The FX animated favorite Archer has been renewed for two more seasons by the network, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The order will be for 13-episodes… more

Marvel and Disney Tease New Theme Park Comic Possibly Featuring Figment

Marvel and Disney launched a series of comics based on locations and characters from Disney theme parks earlier this year with Seekers of the Weird. It’s published under the Disney… more

Jack Tretton Steps Down From Sony Computer Entertainment

The PlayStation camp has taken some major blows this week, starting with the resignation of Amy Hennig from Naughty Dog Studios, and now, the paramount loss of Jack Tretton from… more

Ubisoft’s WATCH DOGS Officially Hacks Into Living Rooms May 27

After hurting our hearts by being pushed back from the launch of the next-gen consoles, and a ton of trademark abandonment rumors later, Ubisoft’s open-world action title Watch Dogs is… more

Check Out The Most French Opening Ever For THE SIMPSONS

If there’s one thing you gotta love about The Simpsons, it’s its willingness to go all out on those couch gags. Over the years, the opening (and sometimes… more

Nerdist News: THE LAST OF US Movie, GAME OF THRONES Rap, WATCH DOGS Release Date, and Facebook Drones!

It’s Thirsty Thursday, y’all! You’re only allowed to watch today’s episode of Nerdist News if you’re parched! Just kidding. We have literally no way of tracking that. Today’s episode is… more

Exclusive: Robert Rodriguez Opening Museum of Frank Frazetta Art at SXSW

Heading to SXSW? Well, good for you, you lucky so-and-so! As if filling your belly with BBQ, beer, and all manner of uber-hip nerdiness wasn’t enough, we’re proud to exclusively… more

THE LAST OF US is Getting a Movie Adaptation

Has Naughty Dog’s survival horror masterpiece The Last of Us seized control of your brain like so much Cordyceps fungus? Well, you’ll be pleased to learn that Screen Gems is… more

Check Out The First Full Length Clip From CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

With less than a month to go before the release of the highly anticipated Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Marvel has released the first full length clip from the film…. more

OnLive Introduces Steam Library Streaming With CLOUDLIFT

OnLive had been the quiet kid in school for quite a while, with the likes of NVIDIA’s Grid and PlayStation Now dominating the cloud-based gaming headlines. But Wednesday, OnLive returned… more

Microsoft Hoping To Expand XBOX LIVE On Mobile Devices

When word got out about Microsoft bringing Cortana to Windows Phone 8.1 devices, there were a slew of “bring it to Android” and “I’d take her over Siri” comments… more

A Closer Look at Oh My Disney & Mondo’s “Nothing’s Impossible” Show at SXSW

“Nothing’s Impossible”, the show opening at the Mondo Gallery during SXSW, continues to ramp up for its opening this Friday, March 7th. As you’ve seen in our preview, the… more

SNL Promo: Lena Dunham with The National

Lena Dunham’s hosting Saturday Night Live this week with musical guest The National, and Lena and Kate McKinnon got together for some Girls-themed sight gags and some of Lena’s trademark… more