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Ghost Ghirls Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts!

About three weeks ago I was walking to grab lunch in Silverlake (Los Angeles, CA). I was stopped at a crosswalk waiting for the red hand of death to disappear… more

Tenacious D’s Festival Supreme

Everyone loves a good music festival, whether or not it involves holograms. From Coachella to Bonnaroo to Lollapalooza, getting to see a bunch of your favorite acts in the course… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

SNL Preview with Tina Fey

Tina Fey will be back on Saturday Night Live to open the show’s 39th season this Saturday night, with Arcade Fire as the musical guest. To whet your appetite, NBC… more

The TCL Chinese Theater Brings IMAX Tech to Old Hollywood

Beginning today the film aficionados of Los Angeles will finally be able to watch movies in one of the most storied theaters in the country without sacrificing seeing it in… more

Comic Book Day: BATMAN BEYOND UNIVERSE’s Christos Gage & Kyle Higgins

For many fans out there, the most perfect version of the Dark Knight, and even the most perfect version of the entire DC Universe in fact, is the animated version… more

New Cast Additions for Saturday Night Live?

The trials and tribulations of auditioning for Saturday Night Live have been well documented in recent years. While all sources seem to confirm that the process is grueling, the pay-off… more

Exclusive: Curtis Peoples’ “Made For Me (Forever)” 8-Bit Premiere!

Pop guitarist and vocalist Curtis Peoples has released a new music video for the song “Made For Me (Forever)” from his album The Fight, released in April, and it has… more

Breaking Bad Recap: “Blood Money”

A group of kids skateboard in an empty pool of an abandoned house. The house, familiar to us, is that of Walter White. It used to be anyway. Now it… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: Summahfest, @midnight, and More!

Schools might be starting up around the country but it’s still summer, which means it’s still “summah” too. This week at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles… more

Stop! Hammer Time: A New “Thor: The Dark World” Trailer

By Odin’s raven! By Idris Elba’s weird color contacts! By S.H.I.E.L.D.’s underground Tesseract research facilities! We’re so excited for the release of today’s Thor:… more

Stephen Colbert And Friends “Get Lucky”

On Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report last night, Daft Punk didn’t show for “Colbchella ’013.” But that didn’t stop Stephen Colbert from a “Get Lucky” dance party, which managed to… more

Enter the Infinite Crisis Cosplay Contest

DC Comics, WB Games, and Nerdist are bringing you the Infinite Crisis Cosplay Contest — here’s the live announcement from the DC Stage at Comic-Con in San Diego. You can… more

The Collection (Brief Edition): X-Files Comic-Con Panel & 6-Year-Old Screamer

I have just a couple of things to throw in your direction this evening, and we’ll call it part of The Collection for lack of a better way to do… more

A Conversation with Copper’s Donal Logue

Actor and previous Nerdist Podcast guest Donal Logue is a very busy man. After recently wrapping his shooting on two shows, Sons of Anarchy and Copper (whose second season premieres… more

Comedy Central Greenlights “The Meltdown”

Congratulations are in order for our own Jonah Ray, Kumail Nanjiani, and Emily Gordon with the news that the television version of The Meltdown, the weekly stand-up showcase at NerdMelt… more

Exclusive: Peter Farrelly Announces “Dumb and Dumber To”

Let’s get ready to get Dumb again. Peter Farrelly has announced that Dumb and Dumber To is going to be a reality. According to the Nerdist Podcast posting today, Farrelly… more

E3 2013: We’re Liveblogging the Sony Playstation Press Conference

So many press conferences, so little time! After their game-filled PS4 reveal, smart money is on Sony’s press conference focusing on the hardware itself. After covering EA, Microsoft and Ubisoft’s… more

E3 2013: Live updates from the EA Press Conference

We’re at the EA press conference with all the razzle, dazzle and blinding lights that implies. 1:01 – Peter Moore, Chief Operating Office for Electronic Arts is welcoming everyone… more

EXCLUSIVE: The Pixar Way, Plus A Clip From Monsters University

In Monsters Inc., Mike and Sulley are shown as life-long friends who stand by each other through thick and thin. But in the prequel, Monsters University, the bromance has yet… more

Minecraft “Man of Steel”

Here’s the Man of Steel trailer #3 with Hans Zimmer’s “An Ideal of Hope,” recreated in Minecraft. No, really, here it is Minecraft style, the creation of Steelehouse. This is… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for May 15th, 2013

Much like how the nights in Game of Thrones are dark and full of terrors, this week’s top picks for the pull list are filled with all manner of monsters,… more

An “Arrested Development” Promo, In Case You Weren’t Excited Enough

The Bluths are back, and Netflix has a full promo video for them, touting the May 26th return of America’s favorite seriously dysfunctional and sometimes criminal family with a stair… more

Clooney and Bullock Adrift in Space: The Trailer For “Gravity”

Clooney. Bullock. Space. Disaster. That’s Gravity, the next one from Alfonso Cuarón of Children of Men/Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban/ Y Tu Mamá También fame,… more