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

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CEO Jon Goldwater on the Future of Archie Comics

Though it may seem like Marvel and DC are dominating comic book store shelves and the cultural zeitgist, there are plenty of long-running competitors vying for a slice of the… more

Interview: Gavin McInnes on HOW TO BE A MAN, Fatherhood, and Terrible Advice

Not to be confused with the Steve Harvey book-turned-movie Think Like a Man, the new film How to Be a Man stars Gavin McInnes as Mark McCarthy, a former comedian… 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
 

Exclusive: ARCHER & ARMSTONG’s Fred Van Lente on His Final Arc, AMERICAN WASTELAND

Globe-sweeping conspiracies. Murderous religious cults. Secret cabals wielding ancient eldritch powers. Drunken immortals and more martial arts than you can shake a stick at. If any of the above piqued… more

Director Raymond De Felitta Talks ROB THE MOB, Italian Food, and More

It may be hard to find a city as celebrated in film as New York; its rich pastiche of cultures, gritty underbelly, and ability to mold to fit whatever genre… more

Interview: Director Denis Villeneuve Keeps His ENEMY Close

As far as gripping, cerebral dramas go, Denis Villeneuve and Jake Gyllenhaal are as delightful a combination as peanut butter and existential-dread-filled jelly. In Villenueve’s latest film, Enemy, Gyllenhaal plays… more
 

Director BenDavid Grabinski on Bringing ENORMOUS to Life for Machinima

It’s no small secret that we have a persisting cultural obsession with the post-apocalypse. From Godzilla to The Walking Dead to The Hunger Games and beyond, we find something uniquely… more

Darren Aronofsky and Ari Handel on Their New NOAH Graphic Novel

This spring, Paramount’s Noah, directed by Darren Aronofsky, is looking to put the epic back in “Biblical epic” with a sweeping take on the tale of Noah and his legendary… 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
 

Dominic Cooper on NEED FOR SPEED, WARCRAFT, CAPTAIN AMERICA 2 and More

Whether he’s co-founding S.H.I.E.L.D., training former presidents to hunt down the undead, or oozing evil from every pore while sitting behind the wheel of a $… more

Watch Aaron Paul Play Cards Against Humanity and Talk NEED FOR SPEED

Today, Jesse Pinkman (neé Aaron Paul) steps out from Walter White’s shadow and sits down behind the wheel of some classic American muscle cars for in the white knuckle, gear-shifting… more

SXSW: Translating GODZILLA With Director Gareth Edwards

If you were at SXSW and lucky enough to be at the screening of the original 1954 Japanese classic Gojira, you know that the footage Gareth Edwards revealed from his… more
 

Interview: THE DEN’s Melanie Papalia

The Den, the new techno-thriller from IFC Midnight directed by Zachary Donohue, hits select theaters and VOD this Friday, and Nerdist got a chance to interview the film’s star, Melanie… more

Interview: Checking in to THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL with Tony Revolori

Wes Anderson’s latest work, The Grand Budapest Hotel, is yet another carefully manicured piece of impossibly twee, rigorously aestheticized, and thoughtfully written cinema filled with all manner of colorful characters… more

Jeff Goldblum on THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, Wes Anderson, Burritos, and More

Living in Los Angeles, you’re bound to run into celebrities every now and then. On my first trip to L.A., I was eighteen years old, and after spending an… more
 

Looking for CHEAP THRILLS with David Koechner, Pat Healy, and Ethan Embry

If reality television has taught us anything, it’s that people will do damn near anything if you dangle enough cash in front of them. Such is the central conceit of… more

Abbie Cornish Talks ROBOCOP, KLONDIKE, and More

From the wild, lawless streets of Dawson City in Discovery’s Klondike to the wild, lawless streets of Detroit in José Padilha’s RoboCop, it seems like Abbie Cornish is everywhere these… more

H. Jon Benjamin Talks ARCHER VICE, BOB’S BURGERS, and More

Whether he’s slinging pun-themed burgers, coaching children’s soccer, bragging about his van, or being an international man of mystery, H. Jon Benjamin’s voice is a singular force, a thundering baritone… more
 

Paul F. Tompkins on SPEAKEASY, Impressions, the Return of POD F. TOMPKAST, and More

Paul F. Tompkins is a funny, funny man. This isn’t an opinion; Rather, it’s a statement of fact. Whether he’s delighting audiences with his uniquely off-beat stand-up stylings, hosting political… more

Grant Heslov Embraces Optimism with THE MONUMENTS MEN

During World War 2, Adolf Hitler’s Nazi forces were plundering the culture and art of occupied Europe. Hitler’s intent was to create the largest museum of artistic works the world… more

Chris Evans Talks CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

Last July (jeepers, where does the time go?) a bunch of journalists, including myself, were invited to Marvel Studios in Manhattan Beach, CA, to bear witness to one of the… more
 

Katee Sackhoff Talks RIDDICK, BATTLESTAR GALACTICA and More

Judging by her countless on-screen appearances, Katee Sackhoff is, by all accounts, a certified badass. She is also one of the most delightful people I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing…. more

Batten Down the Mizzenmast with BLACK SAILS’ Luke Arnold

Prepare to be boarded… by entertainment! Next week marks the official premiere of Starz’s long-awaited, Michael Bay-produced pirate drama Black Sails, a series packed to the gills with violence, voluptuousness,… more

Sir Kenneth Branagh Talks JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT, Reboots, and Directing Himself

In case you haven’t seen a commercial or a billboard on your morning commute recently, you should know that this Friday marks the return Tom Clancy’s analyst-turned-reluctant action hero Jack… more