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

 

Nerdist Podcast: Brian Henson

Brian Henson and Chris sit down to talk about their pet dogs, the technique of puppetry, growing up in the heyday of The Muppet Show, and the show Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge on SyFy!… more

Just Two Dudes Playin’ Their Instruments

This month has brought more joy to me than most… No, I’m not engaged. No, no promotion. No, I didn’t get to the showcase showdown on The Price Is Right…… more

The Shelf: MAN OF STEEL, AKIRA, NOSFERATU

This week, we’ve got some classics, some new favorites, a couple from the obscure pile, and even a movie about a snail who races against cars for no reason. Evidently… 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
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/11/13: ‘Ghost’ by Alex Winfrey

When I declared, regarding Miley Cyrus’ twerking during the VMAs, that I could care less, apparently, the universe took note. Seeing headlines, tweets, etc. regarding Miley’s latest live performance, part… more

NERDIST NEWS: DOCTOR WHO, STAR WARS, and Xbox One, Oh My!

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

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
 

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

Schlock & Awe: TOMBS OF THE BLIND DEAD

You know how sometimes you’re on a train, going to some glamorous destination spot, and you hop off because you’re mad at your boyfriend, and then you end… more
 

Pickstarter: PENNY HORRORS is Worth Your Two Cents (And More)

The best kind of horror sends a chill down your spine and makes the hairs on the back of your neck prickle to attention. It makes you tense up as… more

Rhys Darby Has REASONS TO BE SCARED OF THE FUTURE

Many of us live in abject, crippling fear of the present on a day-to-day basis. With chemical weapons in Syria, irradiated fish washing up on the shores of the Pacific,… more

New ROBOCOP Trailer Shows Us a Ton More RoboCop

Apparently America is robo-phobic. Or, that’s the conceit that Samuel L. Jackson’s character is using to expand the reach of robotic law enforcement in the newest trailer for Sony’s RoboCop… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/6/13: Fake Birthday by Beige

It seems the whole Internet is in a whole nostalgic malaise for Blockbuster closing its last operating locations. I’m not really sure why people are getting nostalgic over something they… more

NERDIST NEWS: CALL OF DUTY: GHOSTS, THOR 2, and Bionic Arms

We came, you saw, and together we conquered the Internet’s overwhelming lack of a thrice-weekly news program that asks the hard-hitting questions you want answered on a set that looks… more

Tom Hiddleston: The Greatest Living Impressionist

It’s kind of not fair. Tom Hiddleston, he of Loki fame, is not only a very handsome guy and a terrific actor, but he’s also incredibly funny and a master… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/5/13: WOMEN Comedy’s Hour Long TV Drama

Daylight Savings Time has passed yet again and I feel absentminded for not even making a time appropriate joke about it. I guess I’ll have to wait until the next… more

Sneaky Zebra at MCM Expo

Our good friends over at Sneaky Zebra are at it again, and this time they’ve trained their magically poetic “fly” cameras on the MCM Expo: London Comic Con (Winter 2013)…. more

The Shelf: DOCTOR WHO, THE HOBBIT, MAD MEN, TWILIGHT

Holy box sets, Batman! As we get closer to the holiday season (it’s here if you ask some people), the bigger-ticket Blu-ray and DVD items are making their way to… more
 

DVK Wants You to Vote ROGER THOMPSON FOR CITY COUNCIL

Noted Mark Wahlberg simulacrum and Sklarbro Country’s foremost expert on Floridian crime Dan Van Kirk is a firm believer in the electoral college and the civic duty of every American… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/4/13: Sheng Wang on Totally Biased

Ousted former President of Egypt Morsi apparently refused to show up in prison attire at his trial. It turns out orange is not the new black, but rather being violently… more

Sneak a Peek at THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG

With 100% fewer songs about eating dinner and plenty of brooding and battle sequences, the sneak peek for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug actually looks pretty good. At three… more
 

Witch, Please! Meet PERIODS. Films’ SEXY WITCHES

Unless you were a diehard fan of the ill-fated CW series Secret Circle, when you think of witches, you probably imagine haggard old crones with gnarled teeth, long hooked noses,… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/31/13

It has been announced that the equipment for producing chemical weapons in Syria has been destroyed, which somehow led the news over Miley Cyrus dressing up as Lil’ Kim for… more

BLOOD AND GUTS Goes to the Stan Winston Studio

Happy Halloween, gorehounds! In our final episode of season three, Scott takes a trip to special effects mecca — the Stan Winston Studio. Get ready to reminisce with some of… more