UCB and Nerdist will showcase comedy talent for new series on Nerdist-owned Alpha
The Upright Citizens Brigade will produce 10 weekly hours of fresh comedy for Nerdist and its Alpha streaming network. The UCB’s Don’t Think Productions will make the as-yet untitled series, which will include sketch comedy and other short-form pieces — similar, perhaps to The UCB ... [Read More]
Chris Hardwick rebranding The Nerdist Podcast as ID10T, moving it to Cadence13
The Nerdist Podcast is no more. Long live ID10T! No need to fear, though, as host Chris Hardwick and his co-conspirators Jonah Ray and Matt Mira emphasized throughout Episode 929 today. ID10T will have the same hosts, the same format as their Nerdist show, which began podcasting eight years ago. You... [Read More]
Episode #158: Chris Hardwick
Chris Hardwick is probably hosting a TV show or podcast as you listen to me introduce him here. Four nights a week, Hardwick hosts the comedy game show @midnight on Comedy Central. Sunday nights you can watch him Talking with Walking Dead cast members and everyone else on AMC. He also hosts a primet... [Read More]
A Twitter Recommendation: Meet @TrumpComedyNerd
If you’ve had your fill of Donald Trump parody Twitter accounts like the very presidential @MatureTrumpTwts and film buff @ArtHouseTrump and are looking for something new, look no further, because this week a brand new Trump parody account appeared, and it’s devoted to calling out obscur... [Read More]
A Twitter Recommendation: Meet @TrumpComedyNerd
If you’ve had your fill of Donald Trump parody Twitter accounts like the very presidential @MatureTrumpTwts and film buff @ArtHouseTrump and are looking for something new, look no further, because this week a brand new Trump parody account appeared, and it’s devoted to calling out obscur... [Read More]
New interactive video platform “Alpha” launches from Nerdist, Geek & Sundry
Legendary Digital Networks (LDN) announced that its standalone membership video platform, Alpha, has launched today with a full slate of programs including all-new digital series including Escape (hosted by Janet Varney), Watch Your Language (hosted by Epic Rap Battles Zach Sherwin), Sidekick with M... [Read More]
New interactive video platform “Alpha” launches from Nerdist, Geek & Sundry
Legendary Digital Networks (LDN) announced that its standalone membership video platform, Alpha, has launched today with a full slate of programs including all-new digital series including Escape (hosted by Janet Varney), Watch Your Language (hosted by Epic Rap Battles Zach Sherwin), Sidekick with M... [Read More]
New interactive video platform “Alpha” launches from Nerdist, Geek & Sundry
Legendary Digital Networks (LDN) announced that its standalone membership video platform, Alpha, has launched today with a full slate of programs including all-new digital series including Escape (hosted by Janet Varney), Watch Your Language (hosted by Epic Rap Battles Zach Sherwin), Sidekick with M... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Podcast #93: Baron Vaughn’s nerdy ways
Mark is back from his travels abroad and Matt fills him in on what he’s missed in pop culture while he was out. Particularly the recent reboot of The Rocky Horror Picture Show that aired on FOX this past week. They then welcome comedian/actor Baron Vaughn to the podcast. Baron was recently cas... [Read More]
May the 4th Be With You, four comedy franchises that made a fourth movie
Today, May 4th, is a big day in the nerd pop-culture nethersphere. Expect yourself to be greeted at some point with the saying, “May the 4th Be With You.” That of course, a reference to the Star Wars franchise, inspired us to put together a list of comedy movie franchises that you may or... [Read More]