Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at Amazon.com and support the show!              … more

BIOSHOCK INFINITE: BURIAL AT SEA 2 Continues The Journey In Rapture

The latest episode of Bioshock Infinite: Burial at Sea will present us with a fairly interesting twist. Fair warning before proceeding any farther in this post: There will be major… more

STAR WARS REBELS Introduces New “Lazy” Droid, Chopper

Meet Chopper. This is the droid you’re looking for if you’re planning to watch Star Wars Rebels. He’s an essential member of the Ghost crew and is charged with keeping… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more
 

Report: CAPTAIN AMERICA 3 Already In The Works

Captain America: The Winter Soldier doesn’t even come out for another few months, but Marvel Studios is so happy with what they’ve got, it seems they may be already getting… more

SLY COOPER Set To Invade Theaters In 2016

Hide all of your valuable belongings, folks: Sly Cooper is bringing his charm and burglary expertise to the big screen. The PlayStation Blog announced the animated film today, and dropped… more

Mike Ehrmantraut’s Back In BREAKING BAD Prequel BETTER CALL SAUL

Are you guys still recovering from the tremendous series finale that was the conclusion of Breaking Bad? Yeah, us too. Well, we only have to wait another… nine months – jeez,… more
 

NASA’s Robonaut 2 Busts Some Groundbreaking Moves

Just like a human doing “The Robot” is funny, so too is a robot doing “The Human”. This video, created by SPACE.com, was edited together to showcase the wide… more

Nerdist News’ Jessica Chobot To Host 17th Annual SXSW Interactive Awards

The 17th Annual SXSW Interactive Awards Ceremony is happening this year, and who better than our very own Nerdist News host Jessica Chobot to be the master of ceremonies for… more

A&E’s BATES MOTEL Launches New Fan Interactive Site

Bates Motel, A&E’s modern day prequel to the Alfred Hitchcock classic, Psycho, is a little over a month away from its season two premiere on March 3rd…. more
 

Nerdist News: Costumes, Commentary and Dan Casey!

Jessica Chobot is reenacting Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, but because he plays by the rules, Dan Casey is still in gym class right now. Or… he’s hosting today’s Nerdist News!… more

Which Movie Trailers Can We Expect on Super Bowl Sunday?

Nearly everyone watches the Super Bowl. Even if you don’t follow sports, you’ll probably turn it on at some point this Sunday to catch some of the commercials. (… more

Microsoft Studios Purchases The Rights To GEARS OF WAR Franchise

If you like it, than you should definitely put a ring on it, Microsoft. And that’s exactly what the studio has done, finally purchasing the exclusive rights to the Gears… more
 

DOCTOR WHO – Peter Capaldi’s Costume Revealed

We’ve only just said goodbye to Matt Smith and we’re still over half a year away from the first full episode featuring the Twelfth (or Fourteenth, depending on how pedantic… more

The Huntress Is Returning To ARROW!

Arguably, one of the best arcs to come out of the first season of The CW’s Arrow has been the relationship between Oliver and Helena Bertinelli, a/k/a… more

Lana Del Rey Sets the Mood in New MALEFICENT Trailer

If you were watching the Grammys last evening, you might have noticed a little trailer pop up for Walt Disney Studios’ upcoming film, Maleficent. Not only does the sneak peek… more
 

Is Neill Blomkamp Directing Microsoft’s HALO Pilot?

When it comes to live-action adaptations, few properties have been through as much of a development hell as Microsoft’s hit video game series, Halo. In 2007, a film set… more

Ted Leo and Aimee Mann’s New Project, The Both, Debuts First Single

Finally! The Both, the new duo that consists of singer-songwriters Ted Leo and Aimee Man, is releasing their first album, the appropriately eponymous The Both. After touring as solo artists… more

The CW’s FLASH Adds Rick Cosnett & Danielle Panabaker

When it comes to character introductions, there are few as good as the introduction of Barry Allen in the current season of Arrow. Fresh faced, lovable, and oh so huggable,… more
 

WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE Trailer: Is Jean-Claude Van Damme a Comedian Now?

International martial artist and king of the Belgians Jean-Claude Van Damme has made a comedy film, and frankly, the whole thing looks super nuts. There’s a plane-crashed office retreat gone… more

Rupert Sanders Locked In To Direct GHOST IN THE SHELL Film

Good news for fans of the classic anime/manga Ghost In The Shell: DreamWorks has just made a deal with Snow White and The Huntsman director Rupert Sanders to bring… more

Horror Series PENNY DREADFUL Debuts Chilling New Teaser

After several titillating teasers, Showtime’s Penny Dreadful has finally released something with a little meat to it, almost a full minute! This preview, entitled “A Place in the Shadows,”… more
 

Presence of Water on Dwarf Planet Ceres is Officially Confirmed

Astronomers have confirmed the presence of water on the dwarf planet Ceres, finding it in the form of massive plumes of vapor shooting from its surface. Orbiting at 2.8… more

Variant Coverage: Comics News Round Up

It appears that April 2014 is going be something of a cancellation fest over at DC, which has cancelled six ongoing books that month, but is also making way for… more

First Images from DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES

No one expected Rise of the Planet of the Apes to be any good, and we certainly didn’t think it would be great. Its follow-up, Dawn of the Planet… more