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 #75: War of Two Worlds, part 4

A joint venture with SuperEgo. Starring Craig Cackowski, Jeremy Carter, Mark Gagliardi, Matt Gourley, Gillian Jacobs, Mark McConville, Andy Richter, Tami Sagher, and Paul F. Tompkins. Written by Ben Acker… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #74: “Hypercattle Overdrive”

Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Hypercattle Overdrive” Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Joshua Malina as his faithful companion, the Barkeep. Also starring Shannon Woodward, Mark McConville, 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 #73: The Cross-Time Adventures of Colonel Tick-Tock, “The Wilde Party”

Starring Craig Cackowski as Colonel Tick-Tock, bulwark of Her Majesty’s Royal Chrono-Patrol. Also starring Annie Savage, Mark Gagliardi, Paul & Storm, Hal Lublin, John DiMaggio, John Ennis, James Urbaniak,… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #72: Beyond Belief, “Goatbusters”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Mark Gagliardi, Matt Gourley, Gillian Jacobs, and Natalie Morales. Recorded February 4, 2012…. more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #71: Amelia Earhart, Fearless Flyer, “Vild Vild Vest”

Starring Autumn Reeser as Amelia Earhart and Jason Ritter as Billy the Kid. Also starring Hal Lublin, Craig Cackowski, Mark Gagliardi, Jeremy Carter, and Andy Daly. Recorded February 4, 2012…. more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #70: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “The Piano Has Been Thinking”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion, Croach the Tracker. Also starring Linda Cardellini, Joshua Malina, Annie Savage, David Fury, Elin Hampton,… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #69: War of Two Worlds, part 3: “Welcome to High Water”

A joint venture with SuperEgo. Starring Jeremy Carter, Shulie Cowen, Matt Gourley, Marc Evan Jackson, Joshua Malina, Mark McConville, Paul F. Tompkins, and Jenny Wade. Written by Ben Acker and… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #68: Beyond Belief, “Nuns the Word”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins as that married medium Frank Doyle. Also starring James Urbaniak, Kate Micucci, Janet Varney, and Jeri Ryan. Recorded January 7, 2011. Acker: To do a Beyond… more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #67: Captain Laserbeam – Disenchantment Under The Sea

Starring John DiMaggio as Captain Laserbeam, heroic scion of Apex City. Also starring Annie Savage, Busy Philipps, Bruce McCulloch, Gillian Jacobs, John Ennis, Colin Hanks, John Hodgman, and Christopher Meloni…. more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #66: Jumbo the Elephant Saves Easter!

Starring Mark Gagliardi as Jumbo the Elephant and Samm Levine as Wyatt the Rabbit. Also starring Brian Stack, Annie Savage, Craig Cackowski, Hal Lublin, and David Fury as Mr. Passover…. more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #64: War of Two Worlds, Part 2

A joint venture with SuperEgo. Starring Jeremy Carter, Mark Gagliardi, Matt Gourley, and Erin Hayes. Written by Ben Acker and Ben Blacker. Improvised by SuperEgo, the WorkJuice Players, and special… more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #63: Beyond Belief, “Teenagers of the Corn”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Jason Ritter, Simon Helberg, John DiMaggio, Mark Gagliardi, Annie Savage, Autumn Reeser, and… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #62: Cactoid Jim, King of the Martian Frontier!, “Space-coach”

Starring Nathan Fillion as Cactoid Jim and Busy Philipps as the Red Plains Rider. Also starring Matt Gourley, Jeremy Carter, Mark McConville, Craig Cackowski, and James Urbaniak. Songs and narration… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #61: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “A Date with Destinos”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion, Croach the Tracker. Also starring Jenny Wade, Joshua Malina, Annie Savage, Craig Cackowski, John Ennis,… more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #60: “War of Two Worlds,” Part 1

A joint venture with SuperEgo. Starring Jeremy Carter, Craig Cackowski, Matt Gourley, and Marc Evan Jackson. Written by Ben Acker and Ben Blacker. Improvised by SuperEgo, the WorkJuice Players, and… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #59: Beyond Belief, “Romanian Holiday”

Starring Paget Brewster as that married medium Sadie Doyle. Also starring John Ennis, Scott Aukerman, Nick Kroll, and Gillian Jacobs. Recorded July 9, 2011. Blacker: Not a lot to say… more

Thrilling Adventure House #58: Tales of the United Solar System Alliance, “T-Minus”

Starring James Urbaniak as Lt. Gene Peeples and Shannon Woodward as Executive Officer Linda Bayley-Peeples. Also starring Annie Savage, Colin Hanks, Janet Varney, and Garret Dillahunt as Techs. Recorded August… more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #57: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “Do the Fight Thing”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion, Croach the Tracker. Also starring Linda Cardellini, Joshua Malina, Annie Savage, and Nathan Fillion. Recorded… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #56: Intercepted Transmission

Intercepted Transmission… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #55: Captain Laserbeam! “Even Bluebirds Get the Blues!”

Starring John DiMaggio as Captain Laserbeam, heroic scion of Apex City. Also starring Kirstin Vangsness, Craig Cackowski, Mark Gagliardi, Jenny Wade, and Carlos Alazraqui. Recorded January 7, 2012…. more
 

Thrilling Adventure Hour #54: Beyond Belief, “A Dave at the Races”

Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Hal Lublin, Samm Levine, and James Urbaniak. Recorded September 10, 2011. Acker: I… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #53: Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, “War of the World”

Starring Marc Evan Jackson as Sparks Nevada and Mark Gagliardi as his faithful Martian companion, Croach the Tracker. Also starring Samm Levine, Sarah Thyre, and Linda Cardellini. Recorded July 9,… more

Thrilling Adventure Hour #52: “Christmas on Mars”

The full Christmas episode from December 4, 2010! Recorded at Largo, Los Angeles. Starring Marc Evan Jackson, Mark Gagliardi, Busy Philipps, Craig Cackowski, Autumn Reeser, Colin Hanks, Hal Lublin, Annie… more