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New DYING LIGHT Trailer Reminds Us That Zombies Were People Too

No heavy axe swings were held in the latest trailer for Dying Light, which gets philosophical on the same thing just about every other post-apocalyptic zombie narrative does, humanity. This… more

Ethereal New Poster and Trailer for UNDER THE SKIN

The official U.S. trailer for A24′s upcoming science fiction thriller Under the Skin, is finally here. Punctuated by ominous imagery, a chilling score, and accolades from critics, the trailer… 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

GOTHAM Casts The Penguin, Alfred, and More

Riding high on the heels of the unveiling of their Commissioner Gordon — Southland/The O.C. actor Ben McKenzie — Fox’s superhero-sorta series, Gotham, has cast a few more Batverse-centric roles…. more

It’s a Really Solid Line-up For This Year’s THE HALF HOUR at Comedy Central

Every year, Comedy Central gives out a few handfuls (or handful or maybe less, depending on the size of the hand and what you consider the size of a comedy… more

Exclusive: Valiant Comics Unveils Valiant First Initiative with 6 New Series

It may already be the middle of February, but the vast majority of 2014 is still stretched out before us, a blank unspoiled canvas glistening with hope like freshly fallen… more

What About Key and Peele Meeting Liam Neeson(s), Though?!?

On Comedy Central’s Key & Peele, comedians Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele have an ongoing sketch where they play two action-obsessed valets. In fact, you could say they represent all… more

Nathan Fielder Announces Himself as President of Dumb Starbucks

While Nathan For You is waiting for its second season on Comedy Central later this year, Nathan Fielder isn’t taking any break from his hijinks. In fact, Fielder is the… more

Report: STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Shooting Schedule Revealed

According to a report form Drew McWeeny over at, multiple sources have confirmed  that Star Wars Episode VII is set to start shooting in mid-May and will run… more

Download This Immediately: HOUSE OF CARDS Against Humanity

Well, well, well. It looks like Cards of Humanity has done it again. In a move of sheer genius, everyone’s favorite card game has partnered with Netflix’s smash hit… more

Fred Armisen To Lead and Curate House Band at LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

It was announced this morning that the multi-talented, hilarious, and “multi-show-involved” Fred Armisen will be teaming up with Seth Meyers again, though not behind the SNL Weekend Update desk. Armisen… more

Watch This Sneak Peek of VEEP Season 3

If you haven’t caught the first two seasons of Veep, HBO’s political comedy starring Seinfeld’s Julia Louis-Dreyfus, now’s the time. HBO has just released a teaser… more

DOCTOR WHO Director Christopher Barry Has Passed Away

Very sad news to start the week: veteran British TV director Christopher Barry passed away on Friday at the age of 88. Among his myriad accomplishments over his nearly 50… more

Pickstarter: Unlock PORTAL’s Unknowns In SECRETS OF APERTURE Web Series

We all know that the cake was a lie, but brothers Colin and Connor McGuire are hoping to better explain why in their upcoming Portal web series, which is currently… more

CHILD OF LIGHT Is An Ode To Classic RPG Games

For the longest time, I’ve been craving an RPG with an old school turn-based combat system. If you’re anything like me, then you might want to keep your eyes on… more

Jimmy Fallon Says Good Bye to LATE NIGHT With The Muppets

Jimmy Fallon was joined by Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem for one last song on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon before becoming the official host of The Tonight Show. … more

GOTHAM Finds Its Jim Gordon in Ben McKenzie

Things are starting to heat up for Fox’s upcoming Batman-adjacent series, Gotham. Taking place in the early days of Jim Gordon’s career, the series mainly focuses on the… more

New TRANSPORTER Films Are Coming… With a New Star

When last we heard news on The Transporter franchise, the television adaptation starring Chris Vance had been picked up by TNT for distribution in the United States. But when it… more

Curiosity Rover Snaps our Photo from Mars

Don’t get too excited, I’ve been staring at the little white dot for hours and I still can’t find myself. What we know as the lush life-cradling planet we call… more

Kevin Smith Pushes Back CLERKS III and Moves Up COMES THE KRAMPUS

With his latest film, Tusk, on the fast track for release later this year, director Kevin Smith is already hard at work on his upcoming projects. Recently, Smith announced that… more

James Franco Set To Direct Movie About Tommy Wiseau’s THE ROOM

If you’ve never seen The Room, then your life isn’t complete. It’s really that simple. Written, directed, and starring Tommy Wiseau, The Room is easily one of the worst movies… more

Check Out the Full Track List for the VERONICA MARS Movie Soundtrack!

After breaking a zillion Kickstarter records and rewarding thousands of forlorn fans with t-shirts, stickers, videos, and frequent updates, the Veronica Mars movie is only a month away. It’s… more

Laurent Durieux’s Gorgeous Hitchcock Prints Open at Mondo Gallery

Before you do anything, take a look at this exquisite Rear Window time-lapse posted on Nerdist earlier today. Once you’ve soaked in that experience, find a way to get… more

Bill Paxton to Direct Film Adaptation of Edgar Award Winning Novel THE BOTTOMS

Good news, genre fans! Deadline reports that noted actor and Frailty director Bill Paxton has signed on to direct the feature adaptation of the Edgar Award winning novel “The Bottoms.”… more