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

 

Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at Amazon.com and support the show!              … more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #120: The Cross-Time Adventures of Colonel Tick-Tock, “Mrs. Parker and the Doctaparatorious Paradox”

Starring Craig Cackowski as Colonel Tick-Tock, bulwark of Her Royal Majesty’s Chronal Patrol. Also starring Hal Lublin as the Trick Clock; Marc Evan Jackson, Annie Savage, Joshua Malina, and James… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #119: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Something Wicked This Way Is”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion, Croach the Tracker. Also starring Craig Cackowski as Felton; Joshua Malina as the Barkeep; and… 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
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #118: Sparks Nevada’s “I’m From Earth” Day Special

The full all-Sparks Earth Day show from April 22, 2013. Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion Croach the… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #117: Tales of the United Solar Systems Alliance, “New Frontiers”

Starring James Urbaniak as Professor-Captain Gene Peeples. Also starring Keegan-Michael Key as Superintendent Hammler; Craig Cackowski as a Lizardman; Alessandra Torresani as Joyce; and Molly Quinn as Pemily Stallwark. Recorded… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #116: Beyond Belief, “The Devil You Know”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Thomas Lennon as Pterodactyl Jones; Jenny Wade as a Dame; Craig Cackowski and… more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #115: Behind the Scenes of TAH

An informal chat with Ben Acker and Ben Blacker, creators of the Thrilling Adventure Hour, by writer Heath Corson, co-host of the forthcoming Nerdist Comics Panel. More information about the… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #114: Beyond Belief, “Making Spirits Fight”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Joshua Malina as Slapert Frowl; and Colin Hanks, Hal Lublin, and Emily Blunt… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #113: Cactoid Jim, King of the Martian Frontier, “Good Jim”

Starring Nathan Fillion as Cactoid Jim. Also starring Mark Gagliardi as Croach the Tracker, Brendan Hines as the cyborg Chicky Sullivan, Molly Quinn as Pemily Stallwark, Joshua Malina as the… more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #112: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Support Your Local Marshal”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion Croach the Tracker. Also starring Annie Savage as the Red Plains Rider; Brendan Hines as… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #111: Behind the Scenes of TAH

Acker & Blacker are joined by WorkJuice Players Annie Savage and Busy Philipps to discuss rehearsing, singing, Marc Evan Jackson, Dawson’s Creek, and lots more…. more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #110: Captain Laserbeam! “Circle Gets the Square”

Starring John DiMaggio as Captain Laserbeam. Also starring Paul F. Tompkins and Matt Gourley as Matthew and Terry Righteous; Craig Cackowski and Hal Lublin as Captain Laserbeam’s Adventurekateers; Clancy Brown… more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #109: Beyond Belief, “How to Spell Revenge”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Marc Evan Jackson, Linda Cardellini, and Molly Quinn as a coven of witches…. more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #108: Amelia Earhart, Fearless Flyer, “Brother vs Brother vs Nazi”

Starring Autumn Reeser as Amelia Earhart. Also starring Ben McKenzie and John Krasinski as Civil War soldiers and Joseph Gordon-Levitt as a Nazi. Recorded January 12, 2012. Photos by Maarten… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #107: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Croach Returns”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as Croach the Tracker. Also starring Craig Cackowski as Felton. Recorded October 13, 2012…. more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #106: A Beyond Belief Valentines Day

The full all-Beyond Belief Valentines Day show from February 14, 2013. Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Matt Gourley,… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #105: Behind the Scenes of TAH

Acker & Blacker are joined by WorkJuice Players Autumn Reeser and James Urbaniak and director Aaron Ginsburg to discuss how intimidating the show can be for new guests, Amelia Earhart,… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #104: Tales of the Troubleshooters, “Personal Business”

Starring Merrin Dungey as the Troubleshooter and Ben McKenzie as her partner; Joshua Malina as the Barkeep; Mark Gagliardi; Craig Cackowski as Felton; and Keegan-Michael Key and Jason Ritter as… more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #103: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Murder In His Place”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Busy Philipps as the Red Plains Rider. Also starring Mark Gagliardi; Craig Cackowski as Felton; Linda Cardellini as Rebecca Rose Rushmore; David… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #102: Behind the Scenes of TAH

Acker & Blacker are joined by WorkJuice Players Craig Cackowski and Hal Lublin, the stars of “Down in Moonshine Holler.” Also discussed: Phillip Fathom, the Deep Sea Detective; the “Acker &… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #101: Beyond Belief, “Forged in Flame”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Lauren Pritchard, Matt Gourley, and John Ross Bowie as a family. Recorded at… more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #100: The Cross-Time Adventures of Colonel Tick-Tock, “Hey Caesar!”

Starring Craig Cackowski as Colonel Tick-Tock, bulwark of Her Royal Majesty’s Chronal Patrol. Also starring Mark Gagliardi as Queen Elizabeth; Marc Evan Jackson, Annie Savage, Joshua Malina, and James Urbaniak… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #99: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Sweet and Show Down”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Busy Philipps as the Red Plains Rider. Also starring Jenny Slate, Jorge Garcia, and Patrick Warburton as robot rogues, and Chris Hardwick… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #98: The Full Christmas Episode from December 3, 2011!

Starring Marc Evan Jackson, Mark Gagliardi, Busy Philipps, Craig Cackowski, Autumn Reeser, Colin Hanks, Hal Lublin, Annie Savage, James Urbaniak, John Ennis, Paul F. Tompkins, Paget Brewster, Paul and Storm,… more