Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.


Nerdist Podcast: The Expressionless

It’s another spontaneous hostful! They talk about how lovely L.A. is when everyone is at Coachella, Matt and Jonah get into a bit that probably lasts too long, and they read a scary ghost story! Artwork by Fernando Pinto… more

New Teaser for Guillermo del Toro Vampire Series THE STRAIN

There’s a new teaser up and running for FX’s upcoming drama/horror series The Strain. Based on the trilogy of books written by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, The… more

Breaking Dead: Is BREAKING BAD a WALKING DEAD Prequel?

Is it possible Breaking Bad’s Jesse and Walt were somehow responsible for the The Walking Dead’s apocalyptic zombie outbreak? Even if Vince Gilligan’s meth saga has come to an end,… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Andrew Lincoln and Scott Gimple

The season finale of The Walking Dead airs on AMC tonight, and after that, it’s the season finale of Talking Dead, the aftershow with our own Chris Hardwick. And tonight,… more

AMC Bets On SModCo, Ramps Up THE WALKING DEAD Spin-off

Following great success from various projects on the network, AMC made a bold move today and announced plans to not only renew the popular reality series Comic Book Men from… more

Cosplay Time: Sneaky Zebra Does London Super Comic Con

Con season is back, and you know what that means: new cosplay music videos from our favorite London-based Nerdist Alliance-reppin’ duo, Sneaky Zebra. The talented duo to the halls/patios/… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Steven Yeun and Josh McDermitt

Glenn and Eugene are gonna stick around after tonight’s episode of The Walking Dead on AMC to join Chris Hardwick on Talking Dead, the aftershow. Okay, they’ll be in their… more

What You Missed By Not Playing THE WALKING DEAD: SEASON ONE

The Walking Dead has seemingly taken over every medium (TV, comics, games), making it pretty tough to keep up with the brand on each front. For anyone who’s been die-hard… more

Look For An Edited Version Of THE WALKING DEAD On MyNetworkTV This Fall

You guys love The Walking Dead, right? You love the ultra-violence? The gore? The morally questionable characters? Well get ready to have a lot of that cut out for a… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Melissa McBride, Yvette Nicole Brown, and Phil Brooks

On tonight’s episode of Talking Dead, the aftershow followingThe Walking Dead on AMC hosted by Chris Hardwick, Carol — Melissa Mc Bride — and a couple of superfans returning for… more

Download The Bittersweet Music Of THE WALKING DEAD: SEASON TWO For Free

As if the eff’d-up-ness of The Walking Dead: Season Two’s plot wasn’t enough, in comes the game’s amazing-yet-harrowing score, relentlessly plucking away at our heart strings like a ukulele. Today,… more

See The Folks Behind THE WALKING DEAD at ZOMBIESTRAVAGANZA in Beverly Hills Tuesday

If you’re in L.A. Tuesday and you’re a fan of The Walking Dead… okay, that’s a large group right there. If you’re in it, have we got an event… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Lauren Cohan and Sonequa Martin-Green

After you watch tonight’s episode of The Walking Dead on AMC, you are cordially invited to stick around and watch Talking Dead, the aftershow hosted by Chris Hardwick, for analysis… more


Note: While I will endeavor not to spoil anything new in Episode 2 – A House Divided, I will likely have to talk about some of the events of Episode… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Emily Kinney, Norman Reedus, and J.B. Smoove

Oscar who? Oscar Madison? Oscar de la Renta? Oscar Isaac, Oscar Wilde, Oscar the Grouch, Oscar Robertson? The first name of a bologna? Forget Oscar and watch The Walking Dead… more


In the premiere episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two, we were sternly reminded of the merciless conditions in which our little buddy Clementine is being forced to grow up…. more

Nerdist News: Adam Driver is the STAR WARS VII Villain, Fincher Directs Steve Jobs, and Marvel Takes Manhattan!

What’s up, friends? It’s the middle of the week and we hope you’ve been having a good one so far! We’ve got some big stuff for you today on Nerdist… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Mindy Kaling and Michael Cudlitz

It’s time for another episode of The Walking Dead tonight on AMC, and, of course, that means another Talking Dead, the aftershow hosted by Chris Hardwick, right afterwards. And tonight,… more

TALKING DEAD Sunday Night: Joe Kernen and Jim Gaffigan

Tonight, after The Walking Dead on AMC, Talking Dead, the aftershow hosted by Chris Hardwick, wil bring you analysis and commentary from a couple of celebrity superfans of the show,… 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

Check out This Awesome WALKING DEAD Infinity Scarf

Are you a fan of The Walking Dead? Are you a fan of Daryl? Are you a fan of Daryl’s taste in ponchos? Are you a scarf wearer? If… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for February 12, 2014

Holy smokes, folks! What a thrilling week it’s been for comics fans, huh? Jimmy Palmiotti and the PaperFilms crew launched their sixth (!) Kickstarter for Denver, Valiant unveiled their epic Valiant… more

Conan Gets A Walker Make Over for Last Night’s WALKING DEAD Themed Cold Open

The Walking Dead returns to AMC this Sunday, but the virus plaguing Rick and company has already claimed its next victim: late night host Conan O’Brien. Last night on Conan,… more

AMC Teams with Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg on PREACHER

We’ve all been wrestling with emptiness following the Breaking Bad finale, and with Mad Men entering a split final season, it was easy to slip into dark thoughts like, “This… more