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“Set List”: Rory Scovel and “Mark Wahlberg”

The Nerdist Channel continues to celebrate YouTube Comedy Week with more episodes of Set List, the series based on Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s hit live show in which comedians… more

Hey, Jonah Ray’s Comedy Central Special Is This Friday, Y’know. Watch It!

Hey, Splitsider has a nice interview up now with our own Jonah Ray, and you should go there and read it, because a) it’s a good one, covering the special,… 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

“Set List”: T.J. Miller, Bob Odenkirk, Glenn Wool

The Nerdist Channel is celebrating YouTube Comedy Week with the debut of Set List, the series based on Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad’s hit live show in which comedians must… more

Watch “Set List” for YouTube Comedy Week

Beginning Sunday, May 19th, YouTube will be holding a seven-day comedy extravaganza, YouTube Comedy Week, featuring some of the best and brightest of internet funny-making. The Nerdist Channel is among… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Morgan Murphy, Dan Levy, HelloGiggles, and more!

Join us this week for the live recording of Morgan Murphy’s first comedy taping, more great Baby Talk with Dan Levy, the return of HelloGiggles fun, and more! May 18th… more

See Chris Hardwick’s Live Stand-Up in Utah 6/6-8

Hey, Utahns! You in Utah? Of course you are. You’re Utahns. Well, you Utahns (I’ll stop now) should make plans to be at Wiseguys in West Valley City, right there… more

“Pete Holmes: Nice Try, the Devil” Airs Sunday Night 11/10c on Comedy Central

Hey, what are you watching Sunday night? No, AFTER that. At 11/10c. Here’s what you’ll be watching, in the U.S., at least: Pete Holmes: Nice Try, The Devil,… more

See Chris Hardwick Live in Durham, NC 11/8

Are you in the Raleigh-Durham area (or within a reasonable drive, like Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Fayetteville, Rocky Mount….)? Will you be there on November 8th? Would you like to see Chris… more

Reggie Watts Sings a “Misogynistic Serenade” on “Set List”

Now, now, visitors from Tumblr-land, settle down before you unleash a rallying cry of “Check your privilege!” and march like Daenerys Targaryen’s Unsullied on Nerdist HQ. It’s all about context,… more

Chris Hardwick’s Stand-Up Tour Coming To Philadelphia, Boston

Chris Hardwick’s world stand-up tour has a couple of new dates, and if you’re on the East Coast, listen up: First, June 27-29, Chris comes to Philadelphia for five shows… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Mo Welch, Auntie Sara, Booze Cruise, and more!

Another week, another dollar…wait, that’s not it. Another week, another week of ah-maze-ing shows at NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles. Yeah. Yeah. That’s it. This week… more

Comedy Living Room Brings Humor Home

We can all agree that going to see live comedy shows is pretty great, but there are various speed bumps along the way between you and a good time. Two… more

Nerdist Podcast: Stand Up Cluster 2013

It’s the annual stand up cluster at the NerdMelt showroom in LA! This year features the hilarious Ali Wong, Dan Telfer, Mark Little, Beth Stelling, Maronzio Vance, Aparna Nancherla, Ryan… more

Tickets On Sale For Chris Hardwick In London May 15th

Members of the Nerdist community in the U.K.: Chris Hardwick is coming. Wait, let me say that again with more emphasis. CHRIS HARDWICK IS COMING! To London, that is…. more

Tickets On Sale Now for Chris Hardwick in Portland, OR 5/9-11

Finally. I know, people of Portland, Oregon. I know you’ve been looking at the Nerdist calendar and thinking, hey, those Chris Hardwick stand-up comedy dates in May at Helium Comedy… more

“Set List” Coming to the Nerdist Channel

You may be familiar with the concept of Set List, the live stand-up show in which a comedian is on stage and has to create jokes on the spot with… more

Tickets On Sale For Chris Hardwick Stand-Up in Baltimore And D.C.

Chris Hardwick standing up in front of you — yes, you — and performing his comedy routines, including many, many jokes and stories you have yet to hear? Why, this… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Bob Odenkirk, IMPRO(vs)TANDUP, Picture This!

There’s a great week ahead at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles, including Bob Odenkirk at Set List, IMPRO(vs)TANDUP back after packed shows at the… more

“The Bitter Buddha” Now On iTunes and Video On Demand

It’s been a long time coming, but The Bitter Buddha, the documentary about Eddie Pepitone, is, as of today, now available on iTunes and Video On Demand. For comedy obsessives… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Joe Starr, Ted Raimi, John Roy, and more!

There’s some really great stuff this week at NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles, like, like the debut of the Joe Starr Show Starring Joe Starr, Horrible Movie… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Harmontown, Meltdown Pilot, and more!

It’s an exciting week this week at NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles! Dan Harmon and Jeff B. Davis return home from the road, The Meltdown with Jonah… more

Boston! See Jonah Ray Tape Comedy Central’s “The Half Hour” 2/28

Boston. The Royale on Tremont Street. Thursday, February 28th, 7:15 pm. Live taping of Comedy Central’s The Half Hour. Jonah Ray. JONAH RAY. Sean O’Connor, too. And… FREE. Yes,… more

An Exclusive Preview from the “Chris Hardwick: Mandroid” DVD

[youtube] As we’ve mentioned, the DVD and CD versions of Chris Hardwick: Mandroid, the Man Himself’s Comedy… more