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Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at Amazon.com and support the show!              … more

Potboiler LLC: “The Future of Publishing” from a Google Analytics Veteran

The next chapter in the beleaguered story of books reads like something straight out of Dave Eggers’ techie dystopia The Circle. Potboiler LLC, a company headed up by Jeff Gillis… more

FORTNITE Opens Alpha Invites, Gets Game Informer Cover

Since its 2012 VGA announcement, all’s been quiet on the Fortnite front, with Epic keeping mum about the status of their free-to-play co-op shooter. Well, today, the Gears of War… 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
 

GAME OF THRONES Renewed for Seasons 5 and 6 Because Of Course it Was

Hear ye, hear ye, citizens of Westeros: your favorite television programme — I believe it is called the Game of Thrones — has been renewed for not one but TWO seasons, meaning… more

Godzilla Superfans! Enter for a Chance to Go to the Premiere

How would you like to visit London for the European premiere of Godzilla? Even better, how would you like to chat with the film’s director, Gareth Edwards, about working on… more

ZERO CHARISMA Hits DVD Shelves Today

It scored a number of hit points at South by Southwest in 2013, and audiences rolled the dice when it was released on-demand, but now Zero Charisma, the first film… more
 

The Ninja Turtles are Armed and Dangerous in Four New Teaser Posters

After getting our first good look at the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in the August film’s first trailer, Paramount seems to be taking a step back into tease mode with… more

Fox Improv Show RIOT Will Feature Steve Carell, Jason Alexander, Cheryl Hines

Improv is back on TV. After the return of Aisha Tyler’s Whose Line Is It Anyway? on The CW, there’s apparently enough momentum for more improvisation on television that Fox… more

Exclusive: Godzilla Smashes in the Pages of GODZILLA: THE ART OF DESTRUCTION

Reprinted from Godzilla: The Art of Destruction by Mark Cotta Vaz, published by Insight Editions. TM & © Toho Co., Ltd. © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s14) While our bosses at Legendary… more
 

Workout Routines Inspired By GAME OF THRONES, MINECRAFT, STAR WARS, And More

Move over, Two-Minute Abs. Fitness blogger Neila Rey has put together workout routines that will help any pop culture enthusiast perfect their flexing. Inspired by movies, TV shows, comics, and… more

New Screens Emerge From DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION

Bioware has been silently concocting some Dragon Age: Inquisition beauty in their evil lair in Edmonton, Alberta. Though we most likely won’t be seeing anything major from the game until… more

ANT-MAN Finds One of Its Villains In Matt Gerald

Edgar Wright’s Ant-Man has another cast member: Matt Gerald will play one of the villains… plural. It’s not uncommon for Marvel films to have more than one bad guy, and… more
 

Check Out An All New Star-Lord Filled Clip From GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

While just two days removed from the record smashing opening of Captain America: The Winter Soldier and hours from the premiere of an all new Agents of S.H.I…. more

Actor Ben Miller to Guest on DOCTOR WHO Series 8

It’s been Guest Stars Central in the Doctor Who world lately, what with Keeley Hawes and Tom Riley both recently announced to be appearing in the sci-fi show’s eighth series,… more

The K Ohle #45: Get Lost with Josh Gondelman

Kurt blindfolds comedian Josh Gondelman and drives him someplace he has never been before, and it turns out that place is closed. An ultimate failure of the Get Lost format (… more
 

Last Night On @midnight: Arden Myrin, Kate Walsh, Jim Jefferies

Last night on @midnight with Chris Hardwick on Comedy Central, Arden Myrin Kate Walsh, and Jim Jefferies gave the game a shot, and shoot they did, with targets ranging from… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/7/14: Byron Bowers on The Pete Holmes Show

The idea of conspiracy theories behind HBO Go crashing so people will actually go watch shows like Game of Thrones should make for a new system of rating TV shows…. more

John Pinette, 1964-2014

Comedian John Pinette passed away Saturday in Pittsburgh, where he was visiting family, at only 50 years old, apparently of natural causes; he had been battling liver and heart disease. … more
 

Drew Goddard Set To Write & Direct THE SINISTER SIX For Sony

Seems Sony is making good on their plans to expand their Spider-Man on-screen universe: according to a story in The Hollywood Reporter, Cabin in the Woods co-writer and director Drew… more

Conan O’Brien Will Tape a Week of CONAN at Comic-Con in 2015

After just having yet another great trip of his late night show in Dallas, Conan O’Brien has already set his sights for Comic-Con in San Diego as his next stop… more

Music Geek Track Of The Day: ‘I Think I Like You’ by Siren

NEW BAND MONDAY! No, it’s not a typical Monday ritual here at Nerdist, but the new band Siren’s track, I Think I Like You, was too good to… more
 

Pickstarter: Help Wil Wheaton Fund TABLETOP Season 3

Over the weekend, our friends at Geek and Sundry threw an excellent Tabletop event in Los Angeles – it pretty much was like the World Poker Games in Vegas but with… more

Nathan Fillion Teases Possible Appearance in GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

Nathan Fillion is no stranger to working with James Gunn. They’ve worked together on Slither, Super, and maybe Guardians of the Galaxy. You read that right. Fillion teased a possible… more

SILICON VALLEY: Watch the First Episode For Free

Season One of Silicon Valley, the new half-hour comedy from Office Space and King of the Hill creator Mike Judge, premiered last night on HBO, but you can watch the… more