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Chris Hardwick

As seen in: Nerdist

Stand-upper, Zombie Therapist, Ravenclaw, @Nerdist Inventor and POINTS giver

Nerdist Podcast #25: MARIA BAMFORD — I HEART MARIA BAMFORD! I was FINALLY able to get her on the show. My favorite part of this ep might be all the stuff that went on when my doorbell rang and I stepped out for a couple of minutes. Bathe in the spring of hilarity that is BAMFORD!!!

Bill Hicks’s Principles of Comedy — I get the "How does one go about being a comic" question a lot, so I thought it would be groovy to address that in post-form for the damaged masses of n00b joke-slingers. Before I get to the Bill Hicks of it all, here's my tuppence on the matter: There's no special trick to it.

'Gunsplainers': gun control activists rally women to fight 'boyfriend loophole' — New campaign urges young women to oppose efforts to allow guns on college campuses and support expanded laws to bar domestic abusers from buying guns

Time Lords: The Science of Keeping Time — Listen now: The Nerdist Chris Hardwick and his trusty sidekick Matt Mira provide Dr. Who references and some timely humor for our show about clocks, calendars, and leaps in time.

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.

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...
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Oct 24, 2016

@Mister_Scott @MrStresing have become like family to me. The "cloying" you refer to is sincere caring for a lovely group of people.

Oct 24, 2016

@Mister_Scott @MrStresing you're certainly entitled to your opinion but it's unfortunate that you fail to understand that these people...

Oct 24, 2016

@Beppy I'm not sure anyone else got that! Bowfinger is an underappreciated classic!

Oct 24, 2016

@roybelly ha it's embarrassing how little we can handle even a HINT of weather out here.

Oct 24, 2016

RT @midnight: Help pick @MosheKasher's costume for our Halloween night episode! Use #KasherCostume, we may use your idea & shout…

Oct 24, 2016

@this_is_dumb29 technically he was just stating something that happened in the comics.

Oct 24, 2016

@breezy_holden well, that's your opinion which you absolutely have a right to! no worries! thanks for watching this far!

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