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

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

Bent-Con 2013: An LGBT Geek Convention Made For And By The Fans

This past weekend, I was fortunate enough to attend my first ever Bent-Con, a convention in Los Angeles created specifically by and for the lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual fans… 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


From prolific director Andrew Bowser (a/k/a Onyx the Fortuitous and creator of Monster Machine) and Joseph M. Petrick and the Nerdist Channel comes Mario and the Powerglove, a… 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

‘Mark Wahlberg’ Saves a Life at THE WALKING DEAD: ESCAPE

Mark Wahlberg (Dan Van Kirk) is quickly proving himself to be something of a renaissance man. In addition to starring in films like 2 Guns and performing stand-up comedy on… more

Kneel Before Marvel’s AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Comic-Con Trailer

Those frakkin’ toasters are at it again! Wait a minute, wrong nefarious robots. That pernicious Pym tech is at it again! After months of patiently refreshing YouTube’s search bar, the… more

THE DARK CRYSTAL Author Quest Panel From San Diego Comic-Con 2013

Here, from San Diego Comic-Con 2013 and via The Nerdist Channel, is The Dark Crystal Author Quest panel, with The Jim Henson Company CEO Lisa Henson and Cheryl Henson joined… more

Meet Onyx the Fortuitous. His Fate Rests in Your Hands

Who is Onyx the Fortuitious? Well, maybe you’ve seen him floating around cons — you might know him as the Weird Gamer Guy, sporting a fedora and beard and being,… more

Michonne’s in Danger in a New THE WALKING DEAD Season 4 Clip

In case you couldn’t manage to make it through ten minutes of Low Winter Sun’s endless shots of Mark Strong’s brooding bald head to see a sneak preview of The… more

Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, and Edgar Wright on THE WORLD’S END

The World’s End has arrived in theaters in the U.S. and Canada, and for the Nerdist Channel. Nerdist News’ Dan Casey caught up with director Edgar Wright and writers/… more

Comic-Con 2013: Exit Interviews

Comic-Con may have been a month ago, but that doesn’t mean the memories (and scars) have faded. The high-point in the social calendar of any self respecting geek/nerd, Comic-Con… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #130: Captain Laserbeam, “Paperback Fighter!”

Starring John DiMaggio as Captain Laserbeam. Also starring Annie Savage and Jenny Wade as Captain Laserbeam’s Adventurekateers; Keegan-Michael Key as the Die-brarian; and Craig Cackowski as his henchman, Papercut. Recorded… more

Nerdist News Talks To The KICK-ASS 2 Cast

Nerdist News’ own Dan Casey was on the scene at Comic-Con in San Diego to catch up with the cast of Kick-Ass 2. Dan talked to Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse,… more

Comic-Con 2013′s Anti-Bullying Panel

Comic-Con 2013 hosted its first annual Anti-Bullying panel, moderated by Carrie Goldman, author of “Bullied: What Every Parent, Teacher, and Kid Needs to Know About Ending the Cycle of Fear.”… more

Geek Week Comic Creators Panel: Big Names, Big Projects

Another highlight of YouTube Geek Week is something our own Dan Casey and Brian Walton did at Comic-Con in San Diego, the Geek Week Comic Creators Panel, a series of… more

Talking “Gravity” with Sandra Bullock and Alfonso Cuarón

From Comic-Con in San Diego, here’s Chris Hardwick’s talk with Sandra Bullock and writer/director Alfonso Cuarón about the new movie Gravity, in which Bullock and George Clooney drift… more

Sex Nerd Sandra #102: Kink Catastrophes (and Comic-Con bonus recap!)

THE CSI OF SEX! Author, expert and BDSM catastrophe reconstruction specialist Jay Wiseman shares common reasons why scenes go terribly wrong. But first, Sandra learns life lessons at Comic-Con! TOPICS:… more

Comic-Con: Tom Cruise and Chris Hardwick Duet

Hey, you’ve heard by now that Tom Cruise dropped by the Comic-Con panel for his next movie Edge of Tomorrow, surprising moderator Chris Hardwick. And you’ve heard that they ended… more

The Indoor Kids #106: Comic-Conga with Steve Agee, Jordan Morris, Jensen Karp and much more!

Like we always do for Comic-Con, Emily and Kumail spent their time roaming the floor and talking to their friends about the wonders of Comic-Con. You’ll come with us to… more

Course of the Force’s Comic-Con Day 3 Recap

Ashley Eckstein and Dan Casey bring you the action from Day 2 of Comic-Con in Course of the Force’s recap. As always, it’s presented by Samsung Galaxy S4. Subscribe to… more

Comic-Con in 5 Minutes With Matt Mira Presented by State Farm, Day 3

Comic-Con in just five minutes? Again? Yes, it’s another tour of the big event as Nerdist’s own Matt Mira takes you to San Diego, brought to you by State Farm…. more

Comic-Con: A Few Saturday Videos

Okay, so, what were the big trailers on Saturday at Comic-Con? How about … well, they don’t have anything yet on the big Superman-Batman team-up in the Man of Steel sequel… more

Course of the Force’s Comic-Con Day 2 Recap

Ashley Eckstein and Jonah Ray bring you the action from Day 2 of Comic-Con in Course of the Force’s recap. Ashley has the news, and Jonah is on the street… more