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Check Out Lindsey Stirling and Her Magical Violin

When it comes to the internet-driven musical revolution, few can match up to the epicness of hip-hop violinist, Lindsey Stirling. With amazing rhythm, great dance moves, and highly catchy melodies,… more

Ethereal New Poster and Trailer for UNDER THE SKIN

The official U.S. trailer for A24′s upcoming science fiction thriller Under the Skin, is finally here. Punctuated by ominous imagery, a chilling score, and accolades from critics, the trailer… 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

What About Key and Peele Meeting Liam Neeson(s), Though?!?

On Comedy Central’s Key & Peele, comedians Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele have an ongoing sketch where they play two action-obsessed valets. In fact, you could say they represent all… more

Watch This Sneak Peek of VEEP Season 3

If you haven’t caught the first two seasons of Veep, HBO’s political comedy starring Seinfeld’s Julia Louis-Dreyfus, now’s the time. HBO has just released a teaser… more


HBO should be required to send out stress relievers to every fan of Game of Thrones in advance of the fourth season, because, as evidenced by Sunday night’s 15-minute featurette… more

Find Out What You Missed By Not Playing TOMB RAIDER

In case years of steadily declining quality scared you away from Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics’ excellent Tomb Raider revival, don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. A true return… more

NERDIST NEWS: AVENGERS 2 Updates, Patton Oswalt on Lex Luthor, and More

What an insane week, huh guys? As if the rumors about Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four reboot and AMC officially moving forward with Preacher weren’t enough, we’ve got an entire show’s… more

Conan Gets A Walker Make Over for Last Night’s WALKING DEAD Themed Cold Open

The Walking Dead returns to AMC this Sunday, but the virus plaguing Rick and company has already claimed its next victim: late night host Conan O’Brien. Last night on Conan,… more

Time Lapse Shows the View From REAR WINDOW in 3 Minutes

Alfred Hitchcock was known as the “Master of Suspense.” When it comes to film theory and criticism, it’s hard to find a director who is more analyzed and dissected… more

Screen Junkies Imagines What Jesse Eisenberg’s Lex Luthor Might Be Like

When it was announced last week that Academy Award nominee Jesse Eisenberg had been cast as Superman’s best known nemesis Lex Luthor in Zack Snyder’s Batman vs. Superman, the… more

Nerdist News: FANTASTIC FOUR, UNCHARTED, EVE ONLINE, and Freddie Wong!

It’s Wacky Wednesday, friends! And that means we’re getting crazy on today’s epsiode! Just kidding, it’s Regular Wednesday. But that doesn’t mean we won’t be providing you with a totally… more


We’re excited for The LEGO Movie. We’re excited for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. And clearly, we are not alone, because some extremely talented fans took something great… more

Get ORPHAN BLACK’s Pilot Free on iTunes and Join the Clone Club Already

If you haven’t watched an episode of BBC America’s brilliant drama Orphan Black, what in the ever-loving hell is wrong with you? No matter now, though, because the time to… more

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch Solve a Case of Apples and Oranges on SESAME STREET

Benedict Cumberbatch is not actually Sherlock Holmes, he just plays the role on TV. But the denizens of Sesame Street don’t always make that distinction, which is why the Great… more

Radio Shack’s Super Bowl Ad Loaded With ’80s Nostalgia

File this one as a contender for best Super Bowl commercial of the year: Radio Shack took the self-deprecating route to rebrand itself during the biggest game of the year…. more

THE MUPPETS MOST WANTED Gets Reviewed by the Internet in Super Bowl Commercial

As everyone knows, there’s nothing but the truth on the Internet, which is exactly why The Muppets Most Wanted once again brought the wise professional opinions of the Internet’s finest… more

Newcastle Can’t Afford Super Bowl Commercials, Goes Viral Anyway

The Big Game is only a few days away but if social media is to be believed, Newcastle Brown Ale may have won Super Bowl commercials for the year with… more

SET LIST: Mitch Benn’s Musical Ode to Woodpeckers, Hit-and-Runs, and S&M

Live from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, British comedian Mitch Benn brings his uniquely hilarious acoustic stylings to the Nerdist Channel’s Set List: Stand-up Without a Net, and oh, what a… more

LEGO to Make Ghostbusters Set for the Film’s 30th Anniversary

The LEGO CUUSOO Program has officially announced the winner of its Fall 2013 submissions, a Ghostbusters set to be released in honor of the 30th anniversary of the film. The… more

THE WOLF AMONG US EPISODE TWO Trailer Puts You Back Amidst The Suspense

Heads will roll in episode two of The Wolf Among Us, which had its first trailer drop today to get every prepared for its release next week. Smoke and Mirrors… more

Terry Crews Has Muppet-Based Epiphany and/or Mental Breakdown in Super Bowl Ad

I’m worried about Terry Crews, you guys. The Brooklyn Nine-Nine star and buff hero of gym rats everywhere has a lot of explaining to do after taking in this year’s… more

Relive the Horror in NBC’s New HANNIBAL Video Recap

Now that Hannibal Season 2 is only a month away, NBC has kindly shared a full video recap of the first season for those whose memories are a little hazy…. more

Calling J.J. Abrams: Bill Hader’s STAR WARS Impressions are To Die For

Listen up, J.J. Abrams: Bill Hader has to voice some sort of dying non-human in your upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII. It’s not so much an ask as it… more