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


Nerdist Podcast: The Expressionless

It’s another spontaneous hostful! They talk about how lovely L.A. is when everyone is at Coachella, Matt and Jonah get into a bit that probably lasts too long, and they read a scary ghost story! Artwork by Fernando Pinto… more

Watch the GAME OF THRONES Red Carpet Thanks to Facebook Live

Realizing that their fans are ravenous hounds of the high social media order, HBO and Facebook have teamed up to stream the red carpet during the New York premiere of… more

Nerdist News: JURASSIC WORLD Updates, GOTHAM, PEANUTS and More!

Hold on to your butts, dear readers, because we’ve got some Tyrannosaurus Rex-sized news for you on today’s episode of Nerdist News. The first buds of spring are starting to… 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


This week, we’ve got a two-time Oscar winner, a ten-time Oscar nominee, and a zero-time Oscar anything but very possibly should have had a couple. We’ve also got a movie… more

Craig Ferguson and Drew Carey to Swap Hosting Gigs for April Fools’ Day

Nearly 10 years after they both shared a screen with each other on The Drew Carey Show, Craig Ferguson and Drew Carey are in cahoots again, this time, in a… more

Get Your First Look at Ben McKenzie as Detective James Gordon in GOTHAM

James Gordon wasn’t always a commissioner; he was once a spry, young detective. That’s the side of the beloved character from the Batman universe we’re going to see in Fox’s… more

Watch the First English Dub Clip of ATTACK ON TITAN

Strap on your 3D maneuver gear and prepare for the sweet strains of Linked Horizon’s “Guren no Yumiya”, because the first English-language dub clip of Attack on Titan is here… more

Get an ORPHAN BLACK Season 1 Refresh with New Video

If you’re not a member of Clone Club, don’t worry, we’ve got something special planned to get you hooked in the coming weeks. If you’re already a fan of the… more


If the colossal muck-up of scheduling of the Epix airing of Patton Oswalt’s comedy special, Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time, caused you to miss it the first time around, it’s… more

Gandalf’s Connection to GAME OF THRONES

Westeros and Middle-earth may both be sweeping fantasies, but the two realms don’t cross over – or do they? Redditor NoMoreHodoring has spotted a clue that shows us Gandalf might… more

Starz Releases OUTLANDER Teaser Trailer

Starz has released a teaser trailer for the upcoming series Outlander. The series is an adaptation of author Diana Gabaldon’s book of the same name. This teaser looks to be… more

Striking Posters Count Down the Deaths in GAME OF THRONES

In the Game of Thrones, you win or George R.R. Martin kills you off. That’s just how it is in Westeros. The series is known for its shocking and… more

11 Great WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? Clips To Get You Ready For The Season Premiere

When news first broke last year that The CW was planning to revive comedy favorite Whose Line Is It Anyway?, there was some skepticism. With successful runs in both the… more

Selina Meyer Is Planning Something Big in New VEEP Season 3 Trailer

Armando Iannucci’s much lauded political comedy series Veep is finally almost back for its 3rd season on HBO. Only after two seasons, Veep has already positioned itself as a perennial… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Melissa McBride, Yvette Nicole Brown, and Phil Brooks

On tonight’s episode of Talking Dead, the aftershow followingThe Walking Dead on AMC hosted by Chris Hardwick, Carol — Melissa Mc Bride — and a couple of superfans returning for… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 3/15/14

Since most media outlets are sort of downplaying the fact that an entire airliner disappeared in what could be, at this point, literal thin air, you should, from this point… more

A Marshmallow’s Take on VERONICA MARS

As one of the 91,585 backers for the Veronica Mars Kickstarter, I am most definitely a fan. I heard about the Kickstarter at SXSW when it first launched, and… more

How GAME OF THRONES Came to Be, Straight from David Benioff and D.B. Weiss

When you’re telling a story that is currently 4,197 pages long and counting, it’s likely to be a bit… long. But HBO knows how to edit details for time —… more

Comedy Central Orders 10 Episodes of Hannibal Buress Series UNEMPLOYABLE-UPDATE: No, Not Yet

UPDATE: Comedy Central tells Nerdist that it has only received a pilot from Hannibal Buress and, contrary to Hannibal’s tweet below, has yet to make a decision on whether to… more

Prepare for LIVE FROM SPACE with 5 Lessons From Space Camp

Recently, I had the chance to live out a childhood dream and live like I had just won an episode of Legends of the Hidden Temple by going to Space… more

BATMAN Reanimated – Appointment in Crime Alley

In the last installment of this, I talked about how we finally had an episode getting to the heart of Bruce Wayne’s deepest fears, thanks to a run-in with the… more


A few months ago, ABC president Paul Lee revealed the rumors were true and the network was indeed in the active process of developing a new Marvel series centered on… more

.@midnight Last Night: Nikki Glaser, Steve Agee, Kyle Kinane

Last night was another Tag Team Thursday on @midnight with Chris Hardwick on Comedy Central, and the formidable Nikki Glaser, Steve Agee and Kyle Kinane did their home player partners… more

Meet Ms. Delphox: Keeley Hawes to Guest on Season 8 of DOCTOR WHO

More casting news from the Doctor Who world! Less than a month after the announcement of Samuel Anderson’s casting as the mysterious Danny Pink comes the news of another character…. more