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

Contributors

Perry Michael Simon

Managing editor. Radio guy. Watch this space.

WEBSITE: pmsimon.com
TWITTER: @pmsimon
NERDIST POSTS: 2410

Katie Levine

Katie does not like writing bios about herself, but does enjoy producing podcasts, attending comedy shows, surfing and eating cereal. She does not enjoy spiders.

TWITTER: @kt_money
NERDIST POSTS: 2836

Brian Walton

Editor in Chief of Nerdist.com. Comic Geek, Cinephile and Nerd Generalist.

WEBSITE: www.nerdist.com
TWITTER: @r2b2walton
NERDIST POSTS: 255

 

Dan Casey

Dan is the associate editor of Nerdist News, host on the Nerdist Channel, and a huge fan of pizza. Also, he has no sense of smell.

WEBSITE: www.about.me/dcasey
TWITTER: @osteoferocious
NERDIST POSTS: 745

Kyle Anderson

Kyle has parlayed his Theatre Studies degree into writing about Doctor Who and horror movies. Pretty good if you can get it. He thinks of himself as a mixture of John Cleese, James Bond, and Betty Crocker. But without any of their specific talents.

TWITTER: @FunctionalNerd
NERDIST POSTS: 922

Alicia Lutes

Alicia is an overly excitable entertainment writer with a particular penchant for television of the nerdy and comedic variety. She's also her own grandpa and doesn't take biographies very seriously.

WEBSITE: GoInCHEAP.tumblr.com
TWITTER: @alicialutes
NERDIST POSTS: 135

 

Amy Ratcliffe

In love with Star Wars and coffee. Likes to read comics and wear costumes (sometimes simultaneously). Addicted to conventions.

WEBSITE: geekwithcurves.com
TWITTER: @amy_geek
NERDIST POSTS: 113

Armi Dimaranan

TWITTER: @LinkSmash
NERDIST POSTS: 40

Becca Gleason

I think music is generally a good idea, so sometimes I write about it. I'm from Cincinnati, so I don't like sports. My favorite color is green.

TWITTER: @bccbecca
NERDIST POSTS: 116

 

Ben Mekler

I write for the channel and fight for the users.

TWITTER: @@benmekler
NERDIST POSTS: 83

Charles Webb

Charles Webb has been providing pop culture criticism and new coverage for sites like Comics Bulletin, MTV, Twitchfilm, and Paste Magazine. A video game industry vet, he is a credited writer on multiple titles, most recently working at Microsoft Game Studios. Don't look too much into it, but he is a carbon-based hu-man. Follow him on Twitter @TheCharlesWebb

TWITTER: @thecharleswebb
NERDIST POSTS: 64

Christian Spicer

Christian Spicer is really cool. He is hip, smart, and funny. He has done stuff. He plays video games. He likes comic books. He has written stuff. He does stand up. He does improv. He acts. He does social media. He also hosts the Nerdist podcast What's New. Check it out. You might love it. He thinks the world of you.

WEBSITE: christianspicer.com
TWITTER: @spicer
NERDIST POSTS: 72

 

Clarke Wolfe

Lover of tourist traps, hipster tunes and horror flicks. Twitter afficionado. Treasurer of the Zac Efron Fan Club.

WEBSITE: www.facebook.com/officialclarkewolfe
TWITTER: @clarkewolfe
NERDIST POSTS: 123

Eric Diaz

Just an opinionated geek who loves comics n' movies n' stuff. I'm a nice guy, but can throw shade with the best of them.

TWITTER: @@GeekBoyEric
NERDIST POSTS: 128

Jake Kroeger

A life dedicated to comedy in running The Comedy Bureau by himself as well as doing stand-up comedy. Watches more live comedy than is probably humanly tolerable. Also, hats.

WEBSITE: thecomedybureau.com
NERDIST POSTS: 446

 

Joseph McCabe

NERDIST POSTS: 10

Kristen Rutherford

Kristen keeps meaning to ask if this biography bit needs to be written in the third person.

TWITTER: @kristensays
NERDIST POSTS: 28

Lauren Herstik

Devoted Luddite with a lot of guilt surrounding Kindle purchase. Loves Chapter Books, Dystopian Future, Literary Fiction, Looney Tunes, Weird Conceptual Science, Architecture.

TWITTER: @@lorivoj
NERDIST POSTS: 48

 

Lenny Pierce

Science nerd covering everything from astronomy to evolutionary biology. Check out my original series Miracles of Weird in which I document a new bizarre critter every Friday.

WEBSITE: lennypierce.tumblr.com/
TWITTER: @Lenny_Pierce
NERDIST POSTS: 103

Luke Y. Thompson

NERDIST POSTS: 104

Malik Forté

Video game fanatic, potato chip aficionado, lover of people, youtuber and aspiring wielder of Sonic Screwdrivers. Once trained under Master Splinter.

TWITTER: @Malik4Play
NERDIST POSTS: 293

 

Matt Cohen

Matt is a podcaster (Bagged & Boarded), a comic book writer (G.E.E.K) and the TokyoPop/ArtSnob reporter. He is also an amateur marsupial.

TWITTER: @@Cameltoad
NERDIST POSTS: 114

Matt Grosinger

Matt enjoys music and posing in pictures that make him look smarter than he actually is. One day he will finish that book. One day...

TWITTER: @MattGrosinger
NERDIST POSTS: 135

Merrill Barr

Television addict, podcaster, wearer of pants, once met Boy Meets World's Will Friedle in a mall signing at the age of ten.

TWITTER: @MerrillBarr
NERDIST POSTS: 174

 

Rachel Heine

Rachel is a big fan of science fiction, themed snacks, TV binging, and all things pop culture. She is also a cat nap expert.

WEBSITE: popandsizzle.com
TWITTER: @RachelHeine
NERDIST POSTS: 54

Shawn Depasquale

I was born on a cold night in the summer of the winter of our discontent... In south Florida. I'm a comic book writer and letterer. I enjoy grape soda.

TWITTER: @@shawnwrites
NERDIST POSTS: 88

Whitney Moore

Lover of indie comics, vidja games, pizza, music, and spooky stuff.

TWITTER: @@tweetneymoore
NERDIST POSTS: 35

 

Witney Seibold

Witney Seibold was born in the United States.

TWITTER: @WitneySeibold
NERDIST POSTS: 75