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Nerdist News: Lady Gaga Goes Gaga for Hatsune Miku

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Things Get Crazy In An All New Spoileriffic Clip From AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

**MASSIVE SPOILER WARNING FOR CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER** On the heels of the latest Marvel Studios release, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, thing are about to go haywire for… more

Nick Offerman to Star in Live Stage Reading of A CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES

Last month, we here at Nerdist reported that a stage production intended for a Broadway run of the celebrated John Kennedy Toole novel A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy… 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! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more
 

MEGALODON Appears! Giant Shark Found In BATTLEFIELD 4

Battlefield 4 might’ve just nabbed the award for coolest multiplayer Easter Egg ever. Since its release in October of last year, Battlefield 4 players have been scavenging the game’s entire… more

12 MONKEYS Ordered To Series By SyFy

In August of 2013, SyFy put into development a series adaptation of Terry Gilliam’s sci-fi classic 12 Monkeys. The series, created by Nikita alums Terry Matalas and Travis Fickett,… more

Nerdist News Exclusive: Jessica Chobot Interviews CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely

You and the Captain make it happen, but who makes Steve Rogers come to life on the big screen? Well, before Chris Evans gets to handsome it up on screen… more
 

Blumhouse to Remake THE SENTINEL For Universal

Jason Blum, the mega producer known for producing low-cost genre films that usually garner high returns, will remake The Sentinel for Universal Studios, according to The Tracking Board. Released in… more

Check Out The First 7 Minutes Of FX’s FARGO

In 11 days, FX will premiere its mini-series adaptation of the Coen Brothers classic, Fargo. While not really following down the same path as the film in terms of plot,… more

Stan Winston Classic PUMPKINHEAD Reportedly To Be Rebooted

Pumpkinhead, the horror favorite from the 1980s that saw the feature film directorial debut of special effects master Stan Winston, looks to be getting a reboot. The Tracking Board reports… more
 

El Rey Network Announces Start of Production on Kurtzman & Orci’s MATADOR

Production has begun on Matador, the second scripted series set to appear on Robert Rodriguez’s new El Rey network. The hour long drama series is the latest from Hollywood power… more

Clone Crisis Continues in New ORPHAN BLACK Trailer

We’re getting ever so close to the premiere of Orphan Black season two on BBC America and there’s another brand new trailer here to whet your already quite whetted appetite…. more

SUPERMAN VS. BATMAN Adds Three More Actors

The ever-crowded cast of Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel 2 (or Superman Vs. Batman or whatever it ends up being called) just added three fairly high profile names to the… more
 

Ridley Scott Working on HALO Project To Be Released Later This Year

It’s time for sci-fi nerd gamers to squeal in glee. The man behind Alien and Blade Runner, Ridley Scott, is joining Microsoft for an upcoming “digital feature project” set in… more

Disney Re-imagines The 7 Dwarfs As ‘Hip’ In New Cartoon Series 7D

Disney has always been smart enough to cash in and exploit expand and monetize their classic animated characters for a new generation (Tinkerbell, anyone?) and according to a news report… more

New Images: Bruce Timm Returns to BATMAN with Animated Short

This is big news for fans of Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League, and really any of the DC Comics television projects taking place in the “Timmverse.” Bruce Timm, the… more
 

Lock and Load With An All New Roll Call Trailer For THE EXPENDABLES III

Regardless of what you thought of the first film, no one can deny The Expendables 2 was one of the best action movies of the last few years and by… more

The Full 96 Game Amazon Fire TV Launch Lineup

On the heels of Amazon’s announcement of Fire TV, their brand new video and game streaming device, comes this mega list of launch titles. If you hop online and drop $… more

Check Out The New Features in This MARIO KART 8 Trailer

Next month, the hostile, strategic banana peel dropping extravaganza we’ve come to know as Mario Kart is making its return. Surely thrashing opponents with the abominable (and cheap as hell)… more
 

Nerdist News: Next-Gen STAR WARS Videogame, Marvel Phase 3 and 4, and a New HALO Series!

Hello again, friends! Hope you’ve girded your loins for this episode of Nerdist News, cause it may well be our most jam-packed yet! Get ready to hear all about Uncharted … more

MTV’s SCREAM Has The Director You Hoped It Would

Yesterday, we told you about the characters being cast for MTV’s upcoming television adaptation to Wes Craven’s fan-favorite franchise, Scream. In that report, we mentioned that rumors were… more

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Recasts Leonardo and Splinter with Johnny Knoxville and Tony Shalhoub

The radioactive ooze that transformed ordinary turtles into Italian cuisine-loving, sewer-dwelling Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is evidently transforming some of the actors behind Paramount’s forthcoming Michael Bay-produced, Jonathan Liebesman-directed Teenage… more
 

Jack Gets An All New Spot And Fiery EW Cover For 24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY

We’re just about a month away from the much anticipated return of 24 in Fox’s mini-series event, 24: Live Another Day. The 12-episode run will see Jack chasing… more

Amy Hennig Joins Visceral Games as Creative Director on New STAR WARS Game

We knew that Amy Hennig wouldn’t go long without finding a new home after her departure from Naughty Dog Studios last month, but no one expected her impending destination to… more

Nerdist News: CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER’s Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, and Anthony and Joe Russo

As if the anticipation for Captain America: The Winter Soldier wasn’t intense enough, Nerdist News’ Dan Casey was able to sit down with stars Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, and… more