Nerdist Writers Panel

Nerdist Writers Panel

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  • The Nerdist Writers Panel series is an informal chat moderated by Ben Blacker (co-creator of the Thr...


Year in Review

Our old pals Josh Friedman (showrunner, The Sarah Connor Chronicles; Avatar sequel), Aaron Ginsburg (The 100; Intelligence; The Good Guys), and Emily Halpern (co-creator, Trophy Wife) discuss the difficulty in getting things made in 2014, the buying trend of established brands, comedies that work, Serial, the Dorothy Problem, the Doughnut Hole Prob...

December 16, 2014 | 77 min

Comics Edition #70: LIVE from Comikaze!

Our own original Fantastic Four: Ben Blacker (Sparks Nevada, Marshal on Mars, and Beyond Belief ), Heath Corson (Justice League: Throne of Atlantis), comic legend Len Wein (Wolverine, Swamp Thing, Stegron) and Adam Beechen (Transformers: Robots in Disguise) join together in this action-packed episode to discuss product placement in comic books, the...

December 13, 2014 | 46 min

GIRLS' Jenni Konner

Since starting out as an assistant on Freaks and Geeks and her first staff writer job on Undeclared, Jenni Konner has gone on to write and produce shows for network television and cable. She's now the co-showrunner of HBO's Girls with show creator Lena Dunham. Jenni talks about how the Girls room works, what she's learned from Judd Apatow, the fun ...

December 9, 2014 | 51 min

Comics Edition #69: Rob Prior

Artist/Creator/Director Rob Prior (Heavy Metal; Spawn the Impaler; Terminator 2: Nuclear Twilight) joins Heath Corson (Justice League: Throne of Atlantis) and Adam Beechen (Transformers: Robots in Disguise) to chat about his first gigs as an underage poseur painting monsters for Dungeons & Dragons, painting on stage with Tek9 and how he taught ...

December 6, 2014 | 50 min

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