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

Bad Lip Reading Turns GAME OF THRONES Into Medieval Land Fun-Time World

Bad Lip Reading has managed to elevate everything from the NFL to the presidential debates to Twilight from normal nonsense to hilarious nonsense and now they’ve set their sights northward… more

Terrified #14: Chemda Khalili

This week, Dave interviews Chemda Khalili!  Of the Keith and the Girl podcast!  They dive headfirst into self-image issues, feeling fat, judgment from others, and more.  They also talk about… 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

Bill Paxton At San Diego Comic-Con 2013

Bill Paxton was the special guest for a Nerdist-sponsored panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2013, with Carrie Keagan offering the questions and Bill being his customary entertaining self and talking… more

Watch Vin Diesel Walk on Stilts to Prepare for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

As you may have heard by now, muscle car drivin’, D&D playin’, pitch black seein’ Vin Diesel is going to be playing Groot, the seven-and-a-half foot tall living… more


What starts out as a slow and kind of silly episode transformed into a slick, surprising and fast-paced tale replete with espionage, conflict and character development. I may sound like… more

You Made It Weird #180: Keith and The Girl

Keith Malley and Chemda Khalili from the podcast Keith and The Girl make it weird! Listen to Keith and The Girl! Get tickets to see a taping of The Pete… more

Spooky Tunes: A Murderous Jake Gyllenhaal in The Shoes’ ‘Time to Dance’

Despite the popularity of The Shoes’ upbeat and appropriately named 2012 track “Time to Dance”, the accompanying beautiful and macabre music video has a surprisingly low number of views, even… more

Nerdist Podcast: Casey Wilson and June Diane Raphael

The lovely and hilarious Casey Wilson and June Diane Raphael come on the show to talk about their weird froyo habits, their workout routines, and their new movie Ass Backwards!… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for October 16, 2013

In between watching Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and fretting over who is going to play Ant-Man in Edgar Wright’s movie, make it a point of… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/15/13: Fox ADHD’s Teen Halloween

Anyone Christmas shopping yet? It’s 2013, and some of me thinks that we push the holiday season further up every year like tectonic plates approaching each other to collide. What’s… more

DOCTOR WHO 50th Anniversary Special Promotional Photos

With the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary special, “The Day of the Doctor,” just about six weeks away, we’ve still yet to have a trailer or any clips or anything. We’ve… more

Fall 128,000 Feet in Felix Baumgartner’s Red Bull Stratos Jump POV Video

After riding the Man of Steel attraction at Six Flags recently, I thought that I had ascended to heretofore unforeseen heights, freefalling for seconds that seemed like minutes. That is… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #112: Showrunners & Creators

Showrunners and Creators panel from the ATX Television Festival: Michael Rauch, Andrew Lenchewski, Dmitry Lipkin, Tim Doyle, Kevin Biegel, Mike Royce, and Dan Bucatinsky. Moderated by Andrew Miller…. more


This week’s got funny ladies with guns, giant robots fighting monsters, a frontier town of the future, a house with moving walls, an apocalyptic author, a couple of faceless killers,… more

The Mutant Season #102: Darren Romanelli

Designer Darren Romanelli sits down with Gil to talk about how he became a designer, what exactly he does, and weird fabrics out of which he has made clothes!… more

Win PACIFIC RIM on Blu-ray and Enjoy This Exclusive Clip

The above clip is an exclusive artist’s storyboard rendering of the majestic and mighty Shatterdome sequence from Pacific Rim, in which a trio of humanity’s most powerful Jaegers are flown… more

Exclusive: RAMBO…BUT GAY Draws First Blood

From one of the brilliantly twisted minds that brought you Neil’s Puppet Dreams comes the retelling of Rambo you never knew you needed, complete with three musical numbers and more… more

Pop My Culture #129: Stars of TGIF w/Reginald VelJohnson, Jodie Sweetin, Stuart Pankin, Brice Beckham (Live at LAPodfest)

The Stars of TGIF — Reginald VelJohnson (Family Matters), Jodie Sweetin (Full House), Stuart Pankin (Dinosaurs) and Brice Beckham (Mr. Belvedere) join Cole and Vanessa at the Los Angeles Podcast… more

Paul Feig Talks THE HEAT, Women in Movies, and VAM Galore

Paul Feig knows comedy. Not only did he create Freaks and Geeks and helm several episodes of Arrested Development, Nurse Jackie, and The Office, he also happens to have directed… more

Nerdist Podcast: Andrew W.K. and Marky Ramone

Andrew W.K. and Marky Ramone stop by the Nerdist podcast before their show at the Fonda Theater in Los Angeles TONIGHT! Andrew talks about living life with a positive… more

Cashing In With T.J. Miller #81: Sweet Heat- Live from Legends Mall

Cash and T.J. talk about gateway drugs, getaway cars, Simon and Garfunkel, KC and the Sunshine Band, George Brett, Hooters, medicine balls, five leaf clovers, The Last Supper, snow… more

Here’s the Long-Awaited KINGDOM HEARTS III Gameplay Trailer

It feels like an entire generation has gone by with us waiting for Kingdom Hearts III. Oh, wait, it has been an entire generation, hasn’t it? Yet for some reason,… more

The K Ohle #25: Get Lost with Jad Abumrad and Julia Solis

Kurt gets lost in Detroit! Jad Abumrad (co-host of NPR’s Radiolab) allows Kurt to blindfold him, throw him in a car and take him somewhere he’s never been before. This… more