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

THE SIMPSONS Christmas Couch Gag

The Simpsons own Halloween every year with their “Treehouse of Horror” episodes, and this year’s impressive and referential couch gag guest directed by Guillermo del Toro only hammered that point… more

Ed Helms Will Be Frank Drebin in NAKED GUN Reboot

Filling the considerably large comedic shoes of Leslie Nielsen isn’t easy, but Paramount thinks Ed Helms is the man to do it. The mountainous company has announced today that Helms… 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
 

A KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE Live-Action Trailer

Miyazaki-san may be retired (sort of; he is hard at work on an original manga series of which he created and is doing ALL the art for), but that doesn’t… more

Venom, Sinister Six to Receive Their Own Spider-Man Spin-Offs

The fans asked for it, and now, here it is: The Spider-Man franchise will be stretching beyond Peter Parker on the big screen, as Sony Pictures Entertainment will be giving… more

Drafthouse Films’ MS. 45 Re-Release Gets Poster and Clips

It’s like Death Wish but sleazier and with a female protagonist. Abel Ferrara’s Ms. 45, from 1981, is the director in all of his salacious glory, depicting a mute seamstress… more
 

NERDIST NEWS Looks Behind The Scenes Of SAVING MR. BANKS

There’s Oscar buzz surrounding Saving Mr. Banks, the story of the contentious relationship between Walt Disney and author P.L. Travers that led to the making of the iconic movie… more

THE WALKING DEAD: SEASON TWO Premiere Trailer

I don’t know about you guys, but when I played through the first season of The Walking Dead game (if you haven’t, skip to second paragraph now, SPOILERS), I made… more

Steam Machine Beta Invites Go Out Today, Machines Ship Friday

Steam users who signed up for the Steam Machine beta program may want to check their email accounts. Invites to the program are being sent out to the 300 lucky… more
 

Nerdist News: Time of the Doctor Trailer, Edge of Tomorrow, Mars, and Mark Waid

Dear friends, you are not prepared for the COLOSSAL amount of awesome we’ve got on the show today. You like Doctor Who? We’re checkin’ out an all new trailer for… more

Report: FALLOUT 4 Revealed Through Casting Documents

Fallout 4 is real, and is set to take place in Boston, according to reports just in from the folks at Kotaku. This, after a recent elaborate hoax fooled the… more

Here’s The EDGE OF TOMORROW First Official Trailer

Live, Die, Repeat. That’s the theme for the highly anticipated sci-fi action film Edge Of Tomorrow, which explores the concept of a man using real life “continues” to save the… more
 

New ELDER SCROLLS ONLINE Trailer And Release Dates Revealed

Spell casters and hack and slashers worldwide, grab your most trustworthy writing instruments and mark your calendars. Elder Scrolls Online is set to hit on April 4, 2014 for PC… more

Feast Your Eyes on the ‘Time of the Doctor’ Trailer!

And here it is! Exactly a fortnight away from Christmas and we now have our first in-motion look at the Doctor Who special, “The Time of the Doctor,” which will… more

New DOCTOR WHO ‘Time of the Doctor’ Pics

It is nigh on two weeks before Christmas, which means it’s nigh on two weeks until the Doctor Who Christmas special airs on BBC America at 9/8c, and we… more
 

The GODZILLA Trailer Blue Oyster Cut

Have you watched the Godzilla trailer yet? Well if you haven’t make like Tom Haverford and Donna Meagle and “Treat yo’ self!” because it is all kinds of amazing. Facebook… more

Feel the Atomic Awesomeness of the GODZILLA Trailer

Who would have guessed that combining a gorilla, a whale, and postwar fears about the repercussions of atomic warfare would result in one of the most iconic on-screen characters of… more

A COMMUNITY Teaser: ‘Mr. Winger’

It’s the indie feature you’ve been waiting for: Mr. Winger, the story of a fallen attorney who goes back to college as a student, and then becomes… a teacher! At… more
 

Jason Momoa Joining Batman Vs. Superman

The Dothraki Knight Rises? Khal Drogo is getting all up in your DC Universe as Jason Momoa is in talks to join Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill and Gal Gadot in… more

The Wachowskis Get Even Crazier with the First JUPITER ASCENDING Trailer

The first trailer is here for Andy and Lana Wachowski’s new sci-fi space opera Jupiter Ascending, and it looks BIG. There are so many ideas at play here that it’s… more

Tom Cruise Developing New JACK REACHER Novel For Sequel

About this time last year, Tom Cruise produced and starred in writer-director Christopher McQuarrie’s Jack Reacher, an adaptation of author Lee Child’s novel One Shot, which introduced the cinematic world… more
 

Something is Amiss and M.U.T.O. Knows the Truth

Global warming? Aliens? WMDs? Something is happening at geographic oddities across the globe. Vehicles bearing the logo of research organization M.U.T.O. have been photographed near the twin… more

Nerdist News: SHERLOCK Season 3 Trailer, GODZILLA Teasers, and TERMINATOR: GENESIS

Ah, the start of a new week. Most folks are slow to get going, but not Nerdist News! We’ve got a jam-packed episode for you, with teasers, trailers, announcements, and… more

METAL GEAR SOLID 5: GROUND ZEROES Coming March 18, 2014

Kojima Productions will be putting their exclamation mark on this spring, as Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes has been set for a March 18, 2014 release for the Xbox… more