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Nerdist News: More Live From WonderCon with Jason O'Mara, Simon Kinberg, and Lots of Deadpool

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Nerdist Comics Panel #37: Mike Costa & Ashley Miller part 2

Writer Mike Costa (GI Joe; Transformers; Blackhawks) and Ashley Miller (X-Men: First Class; Terminator reboot) sit down with Marc Bernardin (The Hollywood Reporter) and Heath Corson (Justice League: War) for… more

The Biggest Happenings In Comedy Right Now 4/5/14

There’s still plenty of speculation on the probability of life on other planets, James Franco allegedly creeping on a teenage girl, and the Supreme Court’s decision that it was unconstitutional… 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
 

Miracles of Weird: The Emei Mustache Toad

Species: Leptobrachium boringii Range: Mountains of southwestern China. Weird Feature: Battle ‘stache The world has seen some pretty bas ass mustaches over the years. From Yosemite Sam to Hulk Hogan… more

Seth Green, Matt Senreich and Geoff Johns Preview ROBOT CHICKEN’s DC Comics Special II and Season 7

Before Robot Chicken enters its seventh season on Adult Swim, Robot Chicken DC Comics Special II: Villains in Paradise will air this weekend, this time around focusing on the villains…. more

GAME OF THRONES Updates from the Sterks and Dannytanner (…Wait, What?)

Listen: we all know HBO’s Game of Thrones is an involved, complicated world. There are a lot of locations, characters, and moving parts, so it’s easy to get confused — or… more
 

Boy Wonder Exposes Xbox Live Vulnerability

A wee 5-year-old boy wonder has discovered a hole in Microsoft’s online gaming services. In an interview with ABC affiliate KGTV in San Diego, five-year-old Kristoffer Von Hassel explains how… more

Review: DOM HEMINGWAY

Seeing Jude Law spread his actorly wings to create a lovable antihero is fun and endlessly watchable. The film around him, however, never coheres.  Very occasionally, an actor will be… more

Nerdist Podcast: David J. Peterson

The guys sit down with linguist David J. Peterson to discuss how he makes up new languages, working on movies and shows like Game of Thrones, and the history and… more
 

ALAN PARTRIDGE Sequel, TV Series Already In The Works

Just yesterday, we posted an exclusive clip from Alan Partridge, which hit theaters in limited release in Los Angeles and New York this weekend. If you thought that was it… more

Fist-Sized Robot Could Crawl Inside Astronauts for Space Surgeries

Space is a bad place to get appendicitis. Quality health facilities in the galaxy are pretty much limited to Earth, and we’re still a few milestones away from space ambulances…. more

Could JAMES BOND’s Next Villain Be Chiwetel Ejiofor?

Now here’s a bit of casting speculation we can get behind: Chiwetel Ejiofor is the rumored frontrunner for Sam Mendes’ main James Bond villain in the 24th installment of the… more
 

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #60: Round 2 (Danny Solomon, Shawn Pearlman, James Fritz, Zac Sherwin, and Brandie Posey)

Round two with Danny Solomon, Shawn Pearlman, James Fritz, Zac Sherwin, and Brandie Posey. Recorded March 18, 2014 at the NerdMelt Showroom in Los Angeles. See Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction… more

Another GAME OF THRONES Actress Joins HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 2

Westeros is bleeding into Panem. Natalie Dormer (Margaery Tyrell on Game of Thrones) was already part of the cast for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2, and now she’ll… more

Best Picture: IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT (1934)

Witney Seibold has been watching and reviewing every film to have won the Academy Award for Best Picture. In week seven, he talks about the indelible classic It Happened One… more
 

Interview: J. August Richards Talks AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. and Becoming Deathlok

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has been keeping viewers on their toes. The most recent episode, “End of the Beginning,” introduced a harsh betrayal and turned… more

Review: NYMPHOMANIAC, VOLUME II

Lars Von Trier made one of the best films of the year, and perhaps one of the best films of his career… and then betrayed us all with a cheap,… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: ‘Cool DJ Mix’ by Ryan Hemsworth

Alright, so I am sorta-maybe cheating with this track of the day, but I am 100 percent sure that it is worth it and that you will enjoy. This week,… more
 

Review: ALIEN ABDUCTION

Although the found-footage genre is growing increasingly stale, it can still provide some genuine – if cheap – thrills. Also, Alien Abduction hits this critic right in the nostalgia gland. As someone… more

Nerdist Talks to Alfred Molina About the ROBOT CHICKEN DC Comics Special II

Alfred Molina is awesome. Just take a look at his IMDb page: It has everything from Raiders of the Lost Ark to Maverick to Boogie Nights to Chocolat and Spider-Man… more

Review: UNDER THE SKIN

Quiet and contemplative, Under the Skin is a great, involving, chilled analysis of the body and sci-fi in a way we haven’t had before. Here is the undeniable fact about… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/4/14: LA Traffic Tours with Tony Hale

A new study suggests that there is a link between depression and heart failure. Leaving the seemingly complimentary juxtaposition of those two words aside, this study could bring out a… more

Things Get Crazy In An All New Spoileriffic Clip From AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

**MASSIVE SPOILER WARNING FOR CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER** On the heels of the latest Marvel Studios release, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, thing are about to go haywire for… more

Exclusive: These Character Sketches From J. Michael Straczynski’s DREAM POLICE Will Wake You Up

Radiohead had “Karma Police”, Dog Police had “Dog Police”, and Cheap Trick had “Dream Police.” Well, it turns out this planet’s big enough for two awesome things of the same… more