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

Polaris is Getting Brighter, and Has Been for a While

For those of you who are currently lost in the woods (but also have access to, take note of the ongoing changes being observed in the famed homing… more

Report: THOR 3 Adds Two Writers

It looks like Marvel Studios is keeping it all in the family, hiring their senior VP of production and development Craig Kyle to co-write the third installment in the Thor… 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

Two Beloved SLEEPY HOLLOW Characters Promoted to Series Regulars for Season 2

Viewers who caught the truly excellent Sleepy Hollow season finale on January 20th might be worried about some of the freshman show’s minor characters. Well, put those fears to… more


Ah, Blizzard, one of the few companies in games that can acceptably release a collector’s set for downloadable content. Perhaps that’s because they rarely disappoint, like with their first expansion… more

Original BUFFY Actor To Pen Multi-Issue Arc for Season 10 Comic

We live in a world where, even if your favorite show is canceled or finishes its on-air run, it might just return via Kickstarter (hooray, Veronica Mars!), on another network,… more

Paul Williams Gives Update on PAN’S LABYRINTH Musical

This Sunday, musician and Nerdist podcast guest Paul Williams, who was a Grammy winner for his contributions to Daft Punk’s Random Access Memories, gave an update on the recently announced… more

THE WOLF AMONG US EPISODE TWO Trailer Puts You Back Amidst The Suspense

Heads will roll in episode two of The Wolf Among Us, which had its first trailer drop today to get every prepared for its release next week. Smoke and Mirrors… more

DESTINY Screens Showcase The Beauty Of The Moon And Mars

One thing you’re certain to be doing on Bungie’s upcoming massive online first person shooter, Destiny, is exploring the many planets and giant rocks of land around the galaxy. Today,… more

New Details For Disney’s FROZEN Sing-Along

With massive critical acclaim, over $800 million at the world-wide box office and the #2 spot on our best films of 2013 list, there’s no denying Disney’s Frozen… more

10 Reasons To Enter For A Chance To Meet MARK HAMILL And GEORGE LUCAS

George Lucas and Mark Hamill are on a quest to fulfill their duties as IRL-Jedi, guardians of peace in the galaxy. Kyle recently gave us the lowdown on the once-in-a-lifetime… more

Visit the Set of NEED FOR SPEED With Aaron Paul and Scott Waugh

If New York is the city that doesn’t sleep, then Detroit is clearly the city that should be put to sleep. As I look out the window of the bus… more

Check Out 8 New Posters For Seth MacFarlane’s A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST

Coming off all the hype of his freshman film, Ted, things seem to be shaping up nicely for Seth MacFarlane’s latest big screen effort, A Million Ways to Die in… more

A Brief History of Zumbrowka, Wes Anderson’s Fictional Republic

In preparation for the release of Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel (which hits theaters on March 7th), Fox Searchlight has created an educational website on the film’s fictional setting,… more

Clive Barker’s Short JACQUELINE ESS To Be Adapted Into Feature Film

British author and artist Clive Barker burst into the mainstream horror conscious with his debut feature film Hellraiser. Since then, Barker has been a staple of the horror genre as… more

Check Out Four New Stills From X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST!

Between Instagram teasers and 25 fresh collectible covers from Empire Magazine, the marketing campaign of Fox’s upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past is in full swing. But they’re… more

Steampunk Maleficent Comes To The Magic Kingdom

The official Disney Parks Blog has revealed what will be the next float in the Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade at Magic Kingdom Park in Orlando: No doubt tying in… more


Thu’um goes the dynamite! The countdown to The Elder Scrolls Online just got hotter than a Flame Atronach, because Bethesda has unveiled The Elder Scrolls Online: Imperial Edition, a premium… more

Check Out The First Trailer For Nicolas Cage’s Newest Film, JOE

It’s been a while since we got our last dose of Nicolas Cage goodness, of course that doesn’t include your weekly viewings of Face/Off or Raising Arizona…. more


After fans of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise had a collective heart attack at the sight of a busted children’s Halloween costume that appeared online earlier this month, photos… more


Another day, another film adaptation of your favorite piece of nostalgia: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Reno 911 duo Robert Ben Garant and Thomas Lennon, prolific writers, The State and… more

Relive the Horror in NBC’s New HANNIBAL Video Recap

Now that Hannibal Season 2 is only a month away, NBC has kindly shared a full video recap of the first season for those whose memories are a little hazy…. more

AMA Recap: Cobbling And Batman Nipples With GEORGE CLOONEY

Today, George Clooney joined the masses on Reddit to raise money for Satellite Sentinel Project, and he spilled the beans on things like Gravity and Quentin Tarantino, and even touched… more

Find Out If The VERONICA MARS Movie Will Be Playing At A Theater Near You

The Kickstarter-funded Veronica Mars film is finally on its way, with funding of nearly $6 million from fans and distribution through Warner Brothers covered. Now, we’re less than two… more