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Nerdist News: SHERLOCK Theme Park in the Works, Fantastic Four, and More!

Hey, friends! You know that famous Monty Python bit where the guy eats so much food he explodes? That’s this episode of Nerdist News. We’re literally bursting at… more

Benedict Cumberbatch Discusses Becoming Smaug, Khan, and More

Benedict Cumberbatch is riding an enormous wave of popularity right now. Sherlock brought him into the awareness of the world at large, and he’s been taking on roles ranging from… 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

Say ‘I Love You’ with 16 Ultra Nerdy Valentine’s Day Cards

Ah, Valentine’s Day, that magical time of year where we spend thousands of dollars on prix fixe meals, Whitman’s chocolate samplers, flowers and other overpriced methods of showing our significant… more

Official SHERLOCK Conventions Announced For U.S. and Europe

Time to purchase a deerstalker hat and practice your scarf knotting skills because BBC’s Sherlock has official conventions on the calendar for 2014. Massive Events is coordinating the events in… more


Shelf-wise this week, we’ve got a sci-fi book’s long-awaited screen adaptation, a literary character’s long-awaited third season, a black & white show’s long-awaited half-animated DVD release, and a bunch of other… more

SHERLOCK Review – His Last Vow (SPOILERS)

And just like that, it’s over again. Sherlock series always fly by, but this one especially seemed to cruise, I think in no small part because of how long… more

Nan Lawson’s Fandom Art Portraits are a Tumblr Wet Dream

Tumblr and fandoms go together like Mulder and Scully, like a Doctor and his companion, like Suzy and Sam. The microblogging social network and the legions of nerds that populate… more

SHERLOCK Review: The Sign of Three

My, how time does fly in the Sherlock universe. Only last week, the super sleuth returned from the dead and John Watson proposed to Mary Morstan, and now it’s… more

Join the Network in New SHERLOCK App Game

Today in the U.K. and next Monday, January 27th, in the U.S., you can become part of the world of the greatest living sleuth with a new Sherlock… more

Review: SHERLOCK – The Empty Hearse

It’s been two very long years since the last series of Sherlock, and that wasn’t always the plan. Martin Freeman’s rather prolonged Hobbit schedule and Steven Moffat’… more

SHERLOCK Series 3 Preview

It’s all done and dusted in the U.K., of course, but the third series of BBC and PBS’s hit, Sherlock, will return to U.S. television screens this Sunday… more

Emergency Awesome’s Top 10 SHERLOCK Moments

Forget your New Year’s resolutions — the gym can wait — because you’re going to want to give this video from Nerdist Alliance partner Emergency Awesome your undivided attention. Why’s… more

SHERLOCK Mini-Episode: Many Happy Returns

It’s merely 8 days from premiering in the U.K. (8 + 18 here in the US) and now we have a Sherlock mini-sode to tide us over. I like this… more

SHERLOCK Meets DOCTOR WHO in This Epic Fan Trailer

Either Tumblr has sprung a leak or this is how the BBC will finally and completely take over our lives. Regardless of its secret Illuminati origins, this fan-made Sherlock/Doctor… more

Nerdist News: SHERLOCK Season 3 Trailer, GODZILLA Teasers, and TERMINATOR: GENESIS

Ah, the start of a new week. Most folks are slow to get going, but not Nerdist News! We’ve got a jam-packed episode for you, with teasers, trailers, announcements, and… more

Sleuth for Yourself with Interactive SHERLOCK Trailer

Last week, we shared a Baker Street’s dozen new photos from the much-anticipated third series of Sherlock, which will premiere on BBC One January 1st and PBS on January 19th,… more

New SHERLOCK Series 3 Photos

A mix of promotional images and screengrabs from the upcoming (and very long-awaited) third series of BBC One and PBS’ Sherlock are here for you today. It was recently announced… more

SHERLOCK Returns in January

The very long wait is finally over, almost. PBS’ Sherlock will be returning to our screens January 19th, 2014, nearly two years since “The Reichenbach Fall” ended with that “What… more

Binge Watch – Top Ten Shows To Watch On Labor Day

With an extra day off work and a plethora of content available to binge-view on these fabulous interwebs, we thought we’d do our part and help narrow down your choices… more

Comic-Con: Day 1 Round-Up – Sherlock, Archie & More!

While we endeavor to bring you all the latest and greatest exclusives, updates and ongoings as San Diego Comic-Con, it can prove difficult to do in real time, so each… more

Martin Freeman: Actor, Hobbit, LEGO

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, which is out today on DVD and Blu-ray, recently cracked $1 billion at the worldwide box office, only the 15th film ever to do so…. more

Neil Gaiman’s “Neverwhere” Radio Play’s All-Star Cast

Something really cool for fans of British things (which I, for one, most certainly am): It was announced last week that Neil Gaiman’s TV miniseries turned novel turned comic book… more

Doctor Who Review: “Dinosaurs on a Spaceship” (SPOILERS)

I have to confess; when I heard the title of episode two of Series 7 of Doctor Who was to be “Dinosaurs on a Spaceship,” I was a bit cautious…. more