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

Exclusive: Activate the MONSTER MACHINE and Know Terror

In case you haven’t been paying attention, there’s horror afoot on the Nerdist Channel, and I am impossibly excited for you to see what unknown terrors await you in the… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/23/13: Triumph the Insult Comic Dog at The Great American Beer Festival

Facebook, for several hours, let a beheading video be uploaded to the site before taking it down, which, despite how awful that is for happening, is still a better response… 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
 

SHERLOCK Returns in January

The very long wait is finally over, almost. PBS’ Sherlock will be returning to our screens January 19th, 2014, nearly two years since “The Reichenbach Fall” ended with that “What… more

Neato, Gang! ANCHORMAN 2 Trailer and Ice Cream

Not only do we have a new full trailer for Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, due out in theaters December 20th, which shows us a few more of the new… more

Nick Offerman’s Great Moments in Moustache History

Last year, Parks & Recreation star and the manliest man ever to man-up, Nick Offerman, told us how to grow the right kind of moustache for Movember, the one month… more
 

TARDIS In Orbit Update #3

It’s TIME once again, friends, for an update from those crazy dreamers Alex and Robert Doyle and their plan to launch a TARDIS into orbit around the Earth. In this… more

Schlock & Awe: ANTHROPOPHAGUS a/k/a THE GRIM REAPER

In Britain in the 1980s, horror movies got taken to court. Films that needed to be cut down for theatrical release could be put out on video totally unedited, but… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/22/13: Key & Peele “Cat Poster”

I haven’t checked Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs in awhile, but we’re sure somewhere on there there’s the reason behind needing to get the brand new iPad. It must be between… more
 

After “The Fox”, Ylvis Goes to “Massachusetts” (NSFW)

Being from Massachusetts, I am part of a proud tradition of fierce arrogance, unwavering loyalty, and general loudmouthing when it comes to extolling the virtues of my home state. Our… more

Jimmy Fallon Goes on Strike in ALL STAR CELEBRITY BOWLING

One hosts @midnight. One hosts Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (and soon The Tonight Show). Two men enter the bowling alley. One man leaves. Well, technically eight men leave, because… more

The Shelf: Vincent Price, Bruce Lee, THE WAY WAY BACK, THE CONJURING

This week, the Shelf has on it two fantastic box sets from two of screendom’s best-loved (and most completely different) stars, a couple of this summer’s indie darlings, some horror,… more
 

SF Sketchfest On YouTube: Hail to the King, Baby!

Each and every year since 2001, SF Sketchfest, one of the premier comedy festivals in all the land, delivers over a fortnight of funny with panels, podcasts, and performances. We’re… more

A ROBOCOP Shot-for-Shot

For those of you who are a bit reticent about the Robocop remake coming out next year, YouTube aficionado comicbookgirl19 has you covered. She’s dressed up (in a pretty convincing… more

DOCTOR WHO “The Day of the Doctor” Teaser

Well, it’s not quite an actual trailer, but this specially-shot, minute-long teaser for “The Day of the Doctor,” the 50th Anniversary special of Doctor Who, is pretty damned cool. It… more
 

GRAVITY Contest Winner Announced!

Well, folks, it’s all over bar the shouting. A winner has been chosen in our Gravity contest, which asked contestants to show us what “gravity” meant to them, either in… more

TRICK ‘R TREAT Returns to Wreak Havoc

Trick ‘r Treat began as a humble independent horror movie that boasted an impressive cast for its size. Through work of mouth and continual buzz, it has become one of… more

The Nights HE Came Home: A History of HALLOWEEN

His face is blank and emotionless and yet is one of the most recognizable in all of horror. Never before has an entirely white rubber visage held in it such… more
 

Wes Anderson’s THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL Trailer

There’s never anything better than a Wes Anderson movie trailer. The acclaimed director, and fan of diorama-style framing, is back with his follow-up to the Oscar-nominated Moonrise Kingdom: The Grand… more

HELL NO: The Sensible Horror Film

It’s being hailed as “the most realistic horror movie ever.” Why? Because the characters in it aren’t stupid and don’t put themselves in dumb situations. This hilarious short/faux movie… more

SAW’s Jigsaw is the World’s Worst Roommate

Halloween is right around the corner, which means that rent is also due shortly thereafter. Having moved last year on Halloween, I can tell you that it’s no picnic, but… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/16/13: Aparna Nancherla on Conan

Some medical experts claim that a new cocktail type drug known as “Krokodil” is a zombie drug, for the horrific decaying effects it has on the skin before killing off… more

The Nerdist Industries Panel At San Diego Comic-Con 2013

If you missed the Nerdist Industries panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2013, the Nerdist Channel now has it for you right here in highlights form: Chris, Matt, and Jonah were… more

Schlock & Awe: THE GRAPES OF DEATH

Everybody loves to pretend they know what wine is supposed to taste like. “Woody” and “nutty” are not things I’d like to hear when describing a beverage, but who… more