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

Get Your First Look At Donal Logue As Harvey Bullock in FOX’s GOTHAM

Earlier this week, we got our first look at Ben McKenzie in action as famed Batman character Jim Gordon in Fox’s upcoming prequel, Gotham. Despite the lack of ‘stache,… more

Review: BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: SEASON 10 #1

“Every time I try to get out, they pull me back in!” Totally overdone? M’kay, how about “I wish I could quit you!” Yeah, equally played out. Oh well, I… 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
 

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction #58: Round 1 and 2 (Anthony Lopez, Veronica Heath, Barbara Holm, Paul Jay and Shane Torres)

Round one with Anthony Lopez, Veronica Heath, Barbara Holm, Paul Jay and Shane Torres. Recorded live at the Blue Monk in Portland, OR November 14, 2013. See Competitive Erotic Fan… more

Nerdist News Looks At MUPPETS MOST WANTED

Nerdist News’ Dan Casey was able to get a few minutes with The Muppets at the junket for Muppets Most Wanted, opening this weekend. Dan talked to Kermit and Miss… more

Review: MUPPETS MOST WANTED

The Muppets, like the characters in Peanuts before them, have always been strangely pure. No matter how much the characters are licensed, sold, re-worked, re-packaged, and overexposed, they always seem… more
 

PARKS AND RECREATION Renewed For 7th Season

NBC has made quite the run with mockumentary style sitcoms over the last several years. First, The Office, adapted from the UK of course, went for 9 seasons “going behind”… more

The JV Club #101: Ginger Gonzaga

Finally, the ALL-ALMONDS episode you’ve been waiting for! Sympathize with awesome guest Ginger Gonzaga (ABC’s Mixology) as she patiently discusses almonds with Janet for almost the entire hour.* Oh, and… more

POWERS Television Series Announced For Sony PlayStation

It seems Brian Michael Bendis’ and Michael Avon Oeming’s creator-owned comic series Powers, about noir detectives in a world filled with superheroes, is finally getting its shot at television: According… more
 

Review: NYMPHOMANIAC, VOLUME I

Lars Von Trier has always been interested in sex. Going back as far as Breaking the Waves, he has always been willing to delve into what he sees as the… more

Ravens from the Realm: Sigur Rós, Bastards, and More GAME OF THRONES News

Hear ye, hear ye, citizens of Westeros, Essos, and beyond: did you know there’s a new season of Game of Thrones on the horizon? (Of course you did.) The HBO… more

Preview Hannibal Buress’ LIVE FROM CHICAGO Available Uncut This Friday-UPDATE: Available 3/24

I know you’ve been on pins and needles, or rather pickle juice and street parades, for more Hannibal Buress since his last fantastic stand-up special Animal Furnace . Luckily, the wait… more
 

Get Your Burn Card Ready in TITANFALL: DROPOUTS

Titanfall for Xbox One came out a week ago and we’ve already got a comedy webseries about it. Long live the Internet! Machinima’s Titanfall: Dropouts tells the story of Gif… more

A New MAD MEN Teaser’s Here; Is Everyone Headed For A Breakdown?

Oh, Mad Men teasers, you fickle, non-disclosure-y bits of television-related ephemera. The less you say the more we wonder what in the ever-loving hell Matthew Weiner has in store for… more

The STEAM CONTROLLER Returns For A Redo At GDC

“If at first you don’t succeed, dust your gamepad off and try again,” said Valve before unveiling their latest iteration of the Steam Controller at GDC. Many felt like the… more
 

BATES MOTEL Star Nestor Carbonell Discusses Season 2

The hit horror drama Bates Motel, starring Academy Award nominee Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore as Norma and Norman Bates, returned to A&E on March 3rd after a… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: Tame Impala Covers Michael Jackson’s ‘Stranger In Moscow’

Tame Impala, the beloved Australian psych-rockers who made our best albums list in 2012, have thrown us a really awesome curveball with a cover of Michael Jackson’s HIStory-era ballad, “Stranger… more

Hadouken! It’s the STREET FIGHTER: ASSASSIN’S FIST Teaser

Channel your fighting game love into a webseries-watching Hadouken, because premiering very soon on Machinima will be a Street Fighter live-action show. Based on the the nearly 30 year old… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/19/14: Ian Karmel on CONAN

The fate of Ukraine still hangs in the balance, with Ukrainian forces now being withdrawn from Crimea and Russian forces taking their place. Though a tense situation, maybe Putin will… more

Marc Webb Showed Us 30 Minutes of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Footage

Note: There are potential spoilers in this post, so read on with caution. Web-heads rejoice! If this morning’s release of the final trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 only whet… more

Please Enjoy The Dulcet Tones of Tom Hiddleston Singing as Captain Hook

We thought you might enjoy this little video of Tom Hiddleston as the voice of Captain Hook in the upcoming DVD release of The Pirate Fairy singing “The Frigate That… more
 

Rifftrax To Do Total Riff Off on National Geographic on April Fool’s Day

This coming April Fool’s Day is already shaping up to be a memorable one (even if you know some of the surprises going into it). Rifftrax (Mike Nelson, Bill Corbett,… more

Schlock & Awe: WHO CAN KILL A CHILD?

Horror films are littered with seemingly sweet and innocent things becoming terrifying, whether it be animals (like the family dog in Cujo or giant bunnies in Night of the Lepus),… more

Check Out These Seven Amazing Posters for CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

We’re now a little over two weeks away from the release of the apparently uber-awesome Captain America: The Winter Solder. After all the footage that’s be released, you’… more