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PRESS - Comedy Central Wins Record Eight Primetime Emmy Awards — NEW YORK, September 21, 2015 - Comedy Central swept the Variety Series categories at last night's Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony, taking home the Emmys for both Variety Talk and Sketch Series, along with the Emmys in both the Writing and Directing categories. The #1 brand in comedy earned a record eight awards, placing it behind only [...]

Nerdist Podcast #13: THE MUPPETS! — Yes, THE MUPPETS. The Muppets came on my wee podcast to discuss the Entertainment Business, balancing home/work, digital culture and their recent Webby nominations for their sublimely delightful cover of "Bohemian Rhapsody". They were thoughtful, articulate and generally wonderful. As a lifelong fan of their work, chatting with them may have been the single greatest moment of my life.

Grace's Guide: The Art of Pretending to Be a Grown-Up — Grace's Guide by Grace Helbig: #1 New York Times Bestseller By the host of The Grace Helbig Show on E! and the itsGrace YouTube channel, comedian Grace Helbig offers an irreverent and illustrated guide to life for anyone faced with the challenge of growing up. Infused with her trademark saucy,...

Nerdist Podcast #125: TOM WILSON — Tom Wilson talks about performing at the Comedy Store in the early 80s, creating his gorgeous pop art, and the audition process for Back to the Future. Tom is such a terrific guy and we absolutely LOVED recording this episode with him! Like, this will go down as one of our faves.
Oct 21, 2015

On #BackToTheFuture day, enjoy this GREAT podcast w/Tom Wilson (who played Biff):… Interesting stuff re: Eric Stoltz

The Old Username Switcheroo — Ahoy, social media inclined humans! Changes are afoot! Which nerds hate! But hear me out! These are GOOD. But first, a long-winded story: When I first birthed Nerdist in 2008, it was really just a way for me to express all of the things I was passionate about so that I could mentally survive the jobs I was taking in the tumultuous entertainment business that didn't usually represent who I am.

How to Be Amazing with Chris Hardwick — Check out this great listen on In this in-depth interview show, Black takes listeners into the minds of some of today's most fascinating celebrities and newsmakers to discuss the process of how they became, well, amazing. Black's trademark wit and natural inquisitiveness offers a beh...
Jun 29, 2015

I did @michaelianblack's @HTBA_Show for @audible_com and that link is right here after these words. No, THESE WORDS

Geek/Nerd/Dork/Dweeb Venn Diagram — The wonderful Geeks/Nerds/Dorks over at Great White Snark have done the world a TREMENDOUS service. Finally, a visual metric that eloquently answers where you fall in this paradigm! I still define myself as a nerd, btw. What're you? via Jonah Ray...

'@Midnight' TV Ratings -- Comedy Central Show Opens Well — Comedy Central's new Chris Hardwick-hosted late-night comedy competition strip, opened last night with bigger numbers than its The Colbert Report lead-in among the network's target young male viewers - also appearing to beat broadcasters among 18-24 year old, and 18-34 year old guys.
Oct 22, 2013

Best news of the day! @nerdist @midnight late night show kills it on @comedycentral- huge kudos!! well-deserved :)

@midnight - The Lennon/Hardwick Interview — Outtakes from Tom Lennon's hard hitting interview with Chris Hardwick about their upcoming Comedy Central show @midnight, premiering 10/21 after Colbert. For more of their interview, click here:
Oct 21, 2013

RT @funnyordie: Outtakes from @ThomasLennon's interview w/ @Nerdist. @Midnight premieres TONIGHT (at midnight, duh) on @ComedyCentral http:…

Comedy Central's Chris Hardwick Late-Night Show Gets Premiere Date — Comedy Central's new daily, late-night comedy competition, @midnight, hosted by Chris Hardwick and produced by Funny Or Die, will debut on Oct. 21 when the network's late-night block expands to 90-minute.
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Nov 27, 2015

Oh ok so I'm the ONLY one representing Hogwarts Athletics at the gym today?? Pfft. LAME. #Ravenclaw

Nov 27, 2015

@DragonTG like anyone I guess! Ignore most of it and occasionally get bummed by some of it. People get PRETTY mean for no reason.

Nov 27, 2015

@chrisjkeenan you mean where Gerald McRaney plays her great great grandfather? I've seen it but she hasn't.

Nov 27, 2015

One more thing to give thanks for! Daniel Radcliffe has returned to the @Nerdist podcast. HE IS THE BEST DUDE.…

Nov 26, 2015

@JustRob1978 no the dog is Garfield. (We don't have a dog)

Nov 26, 2015

@rpennington9 heh. Well we get 12 non consecutive weeks a year so I suspect that's true. Happy Thanksgiving!

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