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Nerdist News: More Live From WonderCon with Jason O'Mara, Simon Kinberg, and Lots of Deadpool


EXCLUSIVE: NEED FOR SPEED’s Race to De Leon with Aaron Paul

There are 2,942 miles between New York and San Francisco. In Need for Speed, Aaron Paul’s Tobey Marshall only has 45 hours to get to De Leon, an underground… more


In the premiere episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two, we were sternly reminded of the merciless conditions in which our little buddy Clementine is being forced to grow up…. 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

HE-MAN & THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE Movie Has A Director Short List

The long gestating He-Man and the Masters of the Universe movie is starting to pick up traction again, and The Wrap has revealed Sony’s short list for directors. We’ve got … more

SANDMAN Movie Finds Its New Screenwriter

According to, writer Jack Thorne, best known for the British television series The Fades, has been set to write the adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s classic DC Comics/Vertigo… more

THE DIRECTOR’S CHAIR, Kurtzman & Orci’s MATADOR Coming to El Rey Network

This morning it was announced that two new series will be joining From Dusk Till Dawn on the new El Rey network. Matador, from Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, the… more

Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga Are Coming Back for THE CONJURING 2

Get ready to get scared all over again, because The Conjuring 2 has gotten an official release date and locked in its two leads. Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga will… more

Report: Adam Driver May Be STAR WARS: EPISODE VII’s Villain

Villains are important to any universe, but it’s especially true for Star Wars. Darth Vader is an iconic character and any bad guy created within the same galaxy will be… more

Matthew Perry Set For CBS THE ODD COUPLE Revival Pilot

With a hit Broadway play and multiple screen adaptation, Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple is a classic by any definition. Telling the story of the most mismatched roommates ever,… more

David Fincher May Team With Aaron Sorkin Again For Steve Jobs Film

Back in 2010, David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin collaborated on the Academy Award-nominated The Social Network, a movie about the creation of Facebook. While at first it seemed like nothing… more

Prepare To Rage, TRIALS FUSION Arrives April 16

Prepare to drill your controller into the ground faster than Batman tossing a smoke bomb: Trials Fusion is bringing the rage to the Xbox One, 360, PC, and PS4 on… more

Marvel’s Netflix Shows Will Film In New York

When it comes to pairings that just seem right, Marvel and New York City is right up there with peanut butter and jelly and Bert and Ernie. New York and… more

[UPDATE] Get Your First Snowy Look At FX’s FARGO

There’s no denying it; Fargo, the 1996 crime-drama from Joel and Ethan Coen, is a classic. A few years ago, word popped up that FX was planning to adapt… more

New X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST Instagram Teaser Arrives

What is with trailers getting teasers these days? Isn’t the trailer itself supposed to be the teaser? In any event, director Bryan Singer has released a new teaser for X-Men:… more

Two More GAME OF THRONES Teasers Highlight Dany and The Starks

When it rains, it pours, but luckily there’s no Castamere in sight, just lots and lots of promotional materials for the April 6th arrival of the fourth season of Game… more

Nerdist News: New Godzilla Trailer, Twitch on Xbox One, and Sherlock in Star Wars!

I’m worried, friends. Worried that today’s episode of Nerdist News could be too jam-packed with amazing to be considered medically safe. I mean, I’m not gonna stop you from proceeding… more

We Know Who’s Directing THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3! And There’s More…

Not ones to be outdone by Marvel and their Captain America poster goodness, Sony just dropped a couple of bombshells for you Spidey fans. According to a report in Variety…. more

All Hail the King of the Monsters! It’s the GODZILLA Trailer

As expected from yesterday’s deluge of Godzilla goodness, Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. have unveiled the new full-length Godzilla trailer and it’s guaranteed to get your kaijuices flowing. The trailer… more

Check Out These Awesome Character Posters for CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

Is it just me, or does it seem like every day now we’re getting something new from Marvel in regard to their highly anticipated spring release of Captain America:… more

Comedy Central Renews BROAD CITY for Season 2

Buzz has come fast and in droves for Comedy Central’s latest, greatest scripted series Broad City, created by Ilana Glazer & Abbi Jacobson and executive produced by Amy Poehler. The… more

CW’s THE FLASH Pilot Casts Its Nora Allen

According to a report at Deadline, the pilot for the CW’s The Flash has added another crucial cast member. Michelle Harrison (the CW’s Emily Owens, MD) has been added… more

Nerdist News BONUS: IRON MAN 3′s Drew Pearce Talks ALL HAIL THE KING

Love it or hate it, chances are that everyone one of you reading this probably saw Iron Man 3 last summer, judging from the fact that it’s the fifth highest… more

The POINT BREAK Remake Has Found Its Johnny Utah

As far as action classics go, few can top the awesomness of Kathryn Bigelow’s 90s surf flick, Point Break. The film is so beloved among action fans that it… more

Report: Oscar Tribute For THE WIZARD OF OZ Will Include Judy Garland’s Children

This year marks the 75th Anniversary of one of, if not the most beloved movie of all time, The Wizard of Oz. This upcoming weekend’s 86th Academy Awards ceremony will… more