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The Trailer for Darren Aronofsky’s NOAH

“It begins.” Aside from what is sure to be an awesome flood sequence, there are a bunch of interesting tidbits contained in the first official trailer for Darren Aronofsky’s Noah,… more

THE DAY OF THE DOCTOR Children In Need Clip

On today’s Children in Need special on BBC One, there was a short clip of “The Day of the Doctor” for your viewing pleasure. It features the Eleventh Doctor and… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

@midnight Gets 40 Week Order From Comedy Central #huzzah

Whoa. We knew that @midnight was a hit, and that after the latest episode it would go on hiatus while Comedy Central decided how to proceed, but this: Yes, Deadline…. more

Fantastic Fest Goes On Tour Starting November 15th

Not everybody can get out to Austin, TX, to take part in Fantastic Fest, the world’s coolest and best collection of genre films, but now, for some lucky folks, the… more

MARVEL EXCLUSIVE – A+X and Cataclysm

Today we bring you an exclusive first look at two of Marvel’s hottest new releases! First up, Deadpool co-writer Gerry Duggan has teamed up with Max Bemis of the band… more

DOCTOR WHO Minisode: The Night of the Doctor

Everybody knew this was probably how they’d explain it, but it doesn’t make it any less awesome! The first of a reported two Doctor Who minisodes which will set the… more

Nerdist News: Maleficent, Knife Wielding Robots and Xbox One Giveaway Announcement

Welcome back to the news show recently voted “Most Likely to Succeed” in YouTube’s yearbook. While we’ve wowed you with Thor: The Dark World’s Jaimie Alexander and teased what we… more

Fight Conformity with the New Trailer for DIVERGENT

In a futuristic world where young people are put through a harrowing test that decides which faction they belong to based on their personalities, a girl named Tris Prior (Shailene… more

Melissa Rosenberg May Bring Marvel’s Jessica Jones To Netflix

Hmmm. HMMMMMMMMMMMMM… While I would love to be super-excited about this news, I’m not: Instead there is an uneasy sense of disaster looming around this announcement. Hot on the heels… more

Don’t Be Afraid of Disney’s MALEFICENT Trailer

A lot of iconic “Sleeping Beauty” inspired shots, a ton of thorny-vines, a few brief glimpses at the dark one, and that’s what you get in Disney’s Maleficent teaser trailer…. more

The Princess Bride Is Coming To The Stage… Somehow

This article popped up on The Hollywood Reporter this morning, reporting that Disney has finally gotten its act together and teamed up with William Goldman, writer of the original novel… more

Disney’s DAREDEVIL Series on Netflix May Have Found Its Writer

File this one in the “probably going to happen” rumor column: TheWrap is reporting that Drew Goddard is in negotiations to write the Netflix original live-action series Daredevil. Their source… more

Horns Aplenty in This New MALEFICENT Poster

Sources (okay, the Ghost of Walt Disney) say that the trailer for Maleficent drops tomorrow, but in the meantime feast your eyes on the heavily-photoshopped visage of Angelina Jolie as… more


Happy Monday and an even happier Veteran’s Day to all of you out there! The weekend may be over, but it’s Monday, which means a brand new episode of Nerdist… more

MAD Turns 100 on Cartoon Network (With Extra Added Weird Al)

The folks over at MAD are pretty proud of themselves today, and considering that they’ve reached the 100th episode mark of the Cartoon Network animated series based on the magazine,… more

Zack Snyder Spills Some BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN Beans

On Saturday, Yahoo! hosted a live Q&A with director Zack Snyder and actors Henry Cavill and Amy Adams in advance of this Tuesday’s release of Man of Steel on… more

Disney to Accept Video Auditions Nationwide for STAR WARS: EPISODE VII

So you think you can use the Force? Time to put your midi-chlorians where your mouth is, because Disney has announced that it and director J.J. Abrams are expanding… more

THE SANDMAN Omnibus Silver Edition Now Available

Neil Gaiman’s The Sandman is a must read for, well, for everyone. There are several printings of the many volumes in existence, but to celebrate the series’ 25th anniversary, DC… more

That Was Quick! An Extended “Day of the Doctor” Trailer

No sooner have we marveled at the 41 second “Day of the Doctor” teaser do we get another one that’s 1 minute 20 seconds. We get a lot more interaction… more

It Has Landed! “The Day of the Doctor” Trailer is Here

It’s a thing we’ve been longing for since, oh, ten minutes before we knew it was happening. Here we at last have the trailer for the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary… more

World Of Warcraft: Warlords Of Draenor Announced

Finally, confirmation on the many rumors arrived at BlizzCon today, as Blizzard pulled back the curtain on the fifth World Of Warcraft expansion. Warlords of Draenor is adding a level… more

NERDIST NEWS: THOR THE DARK WORLD’s Jaimie Alexander, Marvel Invades Netflix, & Robocop

We’ve made it to the end of our first week of Nerdist News and so far we’ve seen Chris give Jessica the hosting gig, Jessica terrorize the office with a… more

Blizzard’s HEROES OF THE STORM Opens Beta Signups, Shows Off New Trailers

Holy cannolis! Beta signups for Blizzard’s upcoming MOBA, Heroes of the Storm, were announced to be going live today at BlizzCon. Along with that announcement came an awesome cinematic trailer… more