The Nerdist

The Nerdist

  • John de Lancie

    Apr 14, 2014 | 91 min
    The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his time on Star Trek and the Brony documentary he produced!
  • Pat Healy and Sara Paxton

    Apr 11, 2014 | 71 min
    Pat Healy and Sara Paxton chat with Chris and Jonah about starting out in comedy, Sara having to use a typewriter all throughout high school, their different approaches to auditioning and their new movie Cheap Thrills!
  • Bob Saget Returns

    Apr 09, 2014 | 91 min
    The wonderful Bob Saget returns to the Nerdist podcast! He and Chris talk about his new book and dealing with death through humor, and they try to keep on track but keep getting into tangents!
  • Mike Mignola

    Apr 07, 2014 | 65 min
    Mike Mignola talks with Chris on creating the comic book Hellboy, the process of writing the storyline for comic books over time, working with Guillermo Del Toro and the 20th anniversary of the series!
  • David J. Peterson

    Apr 05, 2014 | 65 min
    The guys sit down with linguist David J. Peterson to discuss how he makes up new languages, working on movies and shows like Game of Thrones and the history and evolution of dialects and languages around the world!
  • Todd Barry

    Apr 04, 2014 | 72 min
    Very funny comedian Todd Barry comes on the show to talk about his new crowd work special, doing shows that have to be “G rated” and why you shouldn’t go pee right before a set on Letterman!
  • Adam Carolla #4

    Apr 02, 2014 | 71 min
    Adam Carolla returns to the Nerdist for a FOURTH time! They talk about Adam’s dream to have a pet Pegasus, and the fight against patent trolls who are currently suing Adam and other podcasters by claiming they are violating a patent on podcasting!
  • Eric Stonestreet

    Mar 31, 2014 | 67 min
    Eric Stonestreet hangs out with Chris to play a celebrity name game, they pretend to be radio DJ’s and he shares his dream of being called a turd by Dennis Franz!
  • Hannibal Buress

    Mar 28, 2014 | 75 min
    Hilarious comedian Hannibal Buress sits down with Chris and Jonah to talk about freaking out while high, performing in clubs versus theaters, creative ways to react when a joke bombs and what he wants to do outside of stand up!
  • Jonah Keri

    Mar 26, 2014 | 89 min
    A sportswriter on the Nerdist podcast?? Jonah Keri sits down with Chris and Matt in a quest to get Chris to like sports. They talk about why certain sports are more popular in different countries, presenting the facts of baseball while still making it interesting to everybody, and Matt and Jonah nerd out about the Red Sox!
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger

    Mar 24, 2014 | 83 min
    Chris and Jonah sit down with The Terminator himself, Arnold Schwarzenegger! They talk about the need to push yourself to be the best you can be, his story of becoming an entrepreneur at a young age, he teases Terminator 5 and the sequel to Twins and talks about his new movie Sabotage!
  • Will Arnett

    Mar 21, 2014 | 97 min
    The hilarious Will Arnett hangs out with Chris and Matt to talk about what they would do with a billion dollars, his new show The Millers on CBS, the importance of having a good editor and French-Candian swear words!
  • Chris Kluwe Returns

    Mar 19, 2014 | 74 min
    Chris Kluwe loved the Nerdist podcast so much, he came back! He, Chris and Jonah talk about what video games they are playing right now, what happened to his NFL career since he decided to stand up for marriage equality, and what he hopes for the future of openly gay athletes.
  • Jared Leto

    Mar 17, 2014 | 42 min
    Jared Leto comes on the podcast to talk about being nominated for his role in Dallas Buyers Club, his Thirty Seconds to Mars documentary and how the crazy financial system of musicians!
  • The Hostful After

    Mar 14, 2014 | 67 min
    It’s some hostful deliciousness for your week! Jonah wants to go to Japan, Matt still has a big head (literally) and Chris doesn’t like going to spas!
  • Curtis Armstrong

    Mar 12, 2014 | 69 min
    Nerd hero Curtis Armstrong hangs out with Chris and Jonah to talk about playing Booger in Revenge of the Nerds, his many other roles in Risky Business, Better Off Dead, and Moonlighting, being at the first Star Trek convention ever, and working on King of the Nerds!
  • William Katt

    Mar 10, 2014 | 57 min
    William Katt sits down with Chris to talk about his days on The Greatest American Hero, his role in the original Carrie, growing up in the San Fernando Valley back when nothing was there and his new comic book based movie Sparks!
  • Neil deGrasse Tyson Returns Again

    Mar 07, 2014 | 71 min
    It’s a three peat with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson! They start off their conversation about how the universe works, then talk about science of bottomless pits, the importance of asking questions, and the new Cosmos!
  • Crispin Glover

    Mar 06, 2014 | 84 min
    It's a bonus episode with the amazing Crispin Glover! He talks about the commercialization and propaganda of movies, the controversial lawsuit over Back to the Future, how different the 80's would have been for him if he had the internet to release projects and tell his side of stories and his new film The Bag Man!
  • Andy Daly

    Mar 05, 2014 | 70 min
    The hilarious Andy Daly hangs out with Chris and Jonah to talk about the differences of doing character work at clubs and alt rooms, how parents trick their kids into behaving and his new TV show Review on Comedy Central, Thursdays at 10pm!
  • Jaimie Alexander

    Mar 03, 2014 | 83 min
    The lovely Jaimie Alexander sits down with Chris to talk about her role as Sif in Thor, she explains how to use a knife to Chris, getting satisfaction of seeing their high school bullies living crappy lives and bringing Sif onto Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D on March 11th!
  • Michelle Monaghan

    Feb 28, 2014 | 50 min
    The lovely Michelle Monaghan hangs out with Chris and Matt to talk about growing up in a town of 700 people, making a show about open relationships and her love of college sports!
  • Donald Faison

    Feb 26, 2014 | 77 min
    The hilarious Donald Faison comes on the podcast! He talks to Chris and Jonah about starting a family, his time on Scrubs, and their favorite shows currently on TV!
  • St. Vincent

    Feb 24, 2014 | 78 min
    Musician St. Vincent sits down with Chris and Jonah to talk about what compels people to become artists, what inspires her to write songs, and how they deal with disgusting microphones while on tour!
  • Kit Harington

    Feb 20, 2014 | 67 min
    Jon Snow himself, Kit Harington, hangs out with Chris to talk about his beloved Manchester United, filming Game of Thrones in freezing Iceland while his co-workers film in sunny Croatia and his new film Pompeii!
  • Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer

    Feb 19, 2014 | 75 min
    Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer join Chris and Matt and special guest co-host Craig Rowin to talk about how they started working together, coming up with their tv show Broad City and Craig dishes on what it’s like to live with Matt!
  • Jennette McCurdy

    Feb 18, 2014 | 79 min
    Jennette McCurdy comes on the show to talk about her time as an accidental country music artist, what she wants to do after Sam & Cat, and what movie inspired her to get into acting! Also, Matt talks about Frasier and Chris isn’t good at parties.
  • Live at SF Sketchfest 2014

    Feb 14, 2014 | 94 min
    The Nerdist returns to SF with special guest Tom Lenk (Buffy, Angel, Much Ado About Nothing)! Tom and Jonah bond over their love of Beaches, Matt talks about Fraiser and Chris tries to keep the podcast on track!
  • Morgan Murphy

    Feb 12, 2014 | 86 min
    Morgan Murphy stops by the show! She and Chris go in deep about coming up in the LA comedy scene together, performing comedy in front of your idols and her new special, Irish Goodbye, available on Netflix!
  • Topher Grace

    Feb 10, 2014 | 74 min
    Topher Grace is on the podcast! He sits down with Chris and Jonah to talk about his re-cut of Star Wars, being better at life in person than in social media, and his new website!
  • Robert Kirkman Returns

    Feb 07, 2014 | 79 min
    Robert Kirkman returns to the podcast! He talks about reading comics on the toilet, The Walking Dead Escape obstacle course and what he has planned for the future of The Walking Dead, both comic and TV show!
  • Joel Kinnaman

    Feb 05, 2014 | 74 min
    The new Robocop Joel Kinnaman hangs out with Chris to talk about being in the Robocop suit for 14 hours a day, moving from Sweden to a small town in Texas and how action movies have changed over the years!
  • B.J. Novak

    Feb 03, 2014 | 93 min
    B.J. Novak hangs about with the guys to reminisce about their days of doing open mics together, his time at the Harvard Lampoon and what inspired him to write a book of short stories!
  • Broken Bells

    Jan 31, 2014 | 81 min
    The amazing duo James Mercer (The Shin) and Brian Burton (Danger Mouse) that make up Broken Bells invite Chris and Jonah to their studio to talk! They discuss their process for coming up with songs, Brian talks about how he started producing albums for other artists and their upcoming album After the Disco, out February 4th!
  • Paul Williams Returns

    Jan 29, 2014 | 71 min
    The amazing Paul Williams returns to the podcast! He and Chris sit down at ASCAP to talk about his upcoming book about addiction called Gratitude and Trust, being the president of ASCAP and he sings a song just for Chris!
  • Work It Out

    Jan 27, 2014 | 77 min
    The guys sit down for another somewhat serious hostful. Chris and Jonah talk out some problems they have been having and Matt mediates!
  • Christina Ricci

    Jan 24, 2014 | 81 min
    Christina Ricci sits down with Chris to talk about how different it was being a child actor when she was young, being an unintentional meme generator, and the different challenges woman have to go through in the media!
  • Jon Daly

    Jan 23, 2014 | 71 min
    The hilarious Jon Daly hangs out with Chris and Jonah to talk about his many different stand up and sketch characters, Sappity Tappity the rollerskating Christmas tree, and his new show on Amazon Betas!
  • Aaron Eckhart

    Jan 20, 2014 | 63 min
    Aaron Eckhart sits down with Chris to talk about the best way to start conversations with women, practicing for his roles in front of his dog and his new movie I, Frankenstein; out Friday January 24th!
  • V Cards

    Jan 17, 2014 | 72 min
    The hostful goodness is continuing! The guys sit down to chat and end up talking about all things love. Their first loves, first heartbreaks and more!
  • Neal Brennan

    Jan 15, 2014 | 95 min
    Neal Brennan comes on The Nerdist to talk about his days on Singled Out with Chris, falling into the comedy scene and he tells the story of how he and Dave Chappelle ended up writing Half Baked!
  • Richard Madden

    Jan 13, 2014 | 68 min
    The charming Richard Madden sits down with Chris! They talk about his new role on Discovery Channel's Klondike, being naked onstage, growing up in Scotland, and, of course, his character of Robb Stark on Game of Thrones!
  • Nick Kroll returns again!

    Jan 10, 2014 | 60 min
    Nick Kroll really just can't get enough of the podcast and returns for a third time! He, Chris and Jonah talk about how he prepared for the James Franco roast, being your own worst critic and his new season of Kroll Show!
  • Dance of the Jedi

    Jan 08, 2014 | 60 min
    The guys get together for some more hostful goodness! They talk about what they did over the holidays, Matt went to an autograph convention and Jonah is the happiest one in the group!
  • Jim Norton

    Jan 06, 2014 | 71 min
    Comedian Jim Norton hangs out on the show to talk about being an "offensive" comedian and dealing with death threats, internet trolls, his theories on why people even get offended and he and Chris' mutual love of chess!
  • Brody Stevens

    Jan 04, 2014 | 94 min
    The eccentric and hilarious Brody Stevens sits down with Chris and Jonah to talk about his life since his mental breakdown, how his career has changed, Zach Galifianakis, working on The Best Damn Sports Show Period, Chelsea Lately, and 2midnight, Donnie Wahlberg, Justin Bieber, pranks, stress, and his show Brody Stevens: Enjoy It on Comedy Central!
  • Honestly 2013

    Dec 30, 2013 | 117 min
    It's some hostful goodness to send off 2013! Chris, Matt, Jonah and Chloe talk about the best and worst of their year, what they learned and what they have planned for the new year!
  • Jerry Stahl

    Dec 27, 2013 | 61 min
    The very interesting and insightful Jerry Stahl stops by the show to talk about being addicted to heroin, using life experiences for creative works and what really makes a person positive or negative!
  • Kathryn Hahn

    Dec 25, 2013 | 77 min
    Kathryn Hahn sits down with Chris and Jonah to make up street names, where to find the best gumbo at Disneyland and her new movie The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, out in theaters today!
  • Moby

    Dec 23, 2013 | 80 min
    Moby sits down with Chris and Jonah to talk about becoming sober, inter-genre overlap in the music industry and they get into a deep conversation about human cognition!
  • Jon Lovitz

    Dec 20, 2013 | 92 min
    Jon Lovitz is on the show to talk about his first time working at the Groundlings, how his career path led him to SNL and the loss of his friend Phil Hartmann and how to deal with losing people who are close to you.
  • Will Forte

    Dec 18, 2013 | 81 min
    Will Forte joins Chris to bond over being UCLA alumni, his decision to leave SNL, the one character he never got to do and his new movie Nebraska, out in theaters now!
  • Laina Morris

    Dec 17, 2013 | 89 min
    The Overly Attached Girlfriend, Laina Morris, hangs out on the podcast to talk about being from Texas, how she became the Overly Attached Girlfriend, and her plans for the future!
  • Taran Killam

    Dec 16, 2013 | 73 min
    The awesome Taran Killam comes on the podcast to reminisce about buying comic books as kids, auditioning for SNL and his new comic book The Illegitimates!
  • Brendon Small

    Dec 13, 2013 | 75 min
    The hilarious and musically talented Brendon Small hangs out with the guys at Swinghouse Studios to talk and play guitar! They talk about Brendon's new album Galaktikon, metal operas and guitars!
  • Jordan Vogt-Roberts

    Dec 11, 2013 | 88 min
    Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (The Kings of Summer) talks to Chris and Jonah about the challenges of being an indie movie director, his stand-up show Mash Up on Comedy Central, Jonah's Arcade, video games, the Super Mario Bros. movie, and walking around Sundance in a fur coat!
  • Dick Costolo

    Dec 10, 2013 | 72 min
    Chris storms Twitter HQ (or "Bird Palace" as he calls it) for a super fun one-on-one with Dick Costolo: computer scientist, former improv comedian and current CEO of Twitter!
  • Lindi Ortega

    Dec 09, 2013 | 42 min
    Chris sits down with the lovely Linda Ortega to talk about her most recent tour, her dream to be a tornado chaser and she plays a song just for the podcast!
  • Impromptu Hostful

    Dec 06, 2013 | 46 min
    Chris tricks Matt and Jonah into doing a hostful! Jonah talks about visiting one of his favorite record labels, Bruce Gutter joined Jonah during his stand up in San Francisco, and Chris and Matt talk about the writers room on @midnight!
  • Christopher Lloyd

    Dec 04, 2013 | 73 min
    The legendary Christopher Lloyd is on the Nerdist Podcast! He talks about his early roles in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Taxi, fan reaction, meeting Orson Welles, his love of the theater and different roles he's played, and, of course, Back to the Future! Plus stories about Huey Lewis, Andy Kaufman, and lots more....
  • Chris Jericho Returns

    Dec 02, 2013 | 67 min
    Chris Jericho returns to the podcast to talk about all his favorite tv shows, how he changed his persona in the wrestling world and he came up with the idea for his web series, But I’m Chris Jericho!
  • Thomas Dolby

    Nov 29, 2013 | 72 min
    The talented Thomas Dolby sits down with the guys to talk about his recent interactive music and film tour, the early days of creating music with synthesizers and his influence on cell phone ringtones!
  • Anamanaguchi

    Nov 26, 2013 | 76 min
    The band behind the Nerdist theme song are finally on the podcast! The guys of Anamanguchi hang out to discuss their party days in the NYC fashion scene, sending a pizza into space and they all create a generic 90’s song!
  • Chris Hadfield

    Nov 25, 2013 | 68 min
    Commander Chris Hadfield discusses all things space with Chris and Matt! He talks about living on the International Space Station for 6 months, how he started using social media to promote space programs, and making music videos in space!
  • Sasha Grey

    Nov 22, 2013 | 60 min
    Sasha Grey sits down with Chris to talk about transitioning into an acting career, how being active in social media helped her career and her new book, The Juliette Society!
  • Oliver Stone

    Nov 20, 2013 | 61 min
    The legendary Oliver Stone sits down with Chris to discuss turning true stories into dramatic movies, his views on the JFK assassination and his documentary mini series Untold History of the United States!
  • Chris Elliott

    Nov 18, 2013 | 77 min
    The amazing Chris Elliott is on the podcast! He sits down with Chris and Jonah to talk about starting out on David Letterman, pissing off James Cameron and the new season of his show Eagleheart on Adult Swim!
  • Jackie Kashian

    Nov 15, 2013 | 87 min
    The always hilarious Jackie Kashian sits down with Chris and Matt to talk about first relationships, dealing with hecklers while onstage, and how Jackie introduced Chris to Harry Potter!
  • Gillian Jacobs

    Nov 13, 2013 | 79 min
    Gillian Jacobs and Chris talk about making life decisions as a child, having crushes on older movie stars and they reminisce about past auditions! They also talk about the upcoming season of Community!
  • John DiMaggio Returns

    Nov 12, 2013 | 55 min
    John DiMaggio returns for another fun filled Nerdist! He hangs out with Chris and Jonah to talk about his upcoming documentary I Know That Voice, the end of Futurama and of course they all do some silly voices!
  • Aziz Ansari

    Nov 11, 2013 | 73 min
    The hilarious Aziz Ansari sits down with Chris to talk about the world of stand up comedy today, his newest special on Netflix and where his inspiration for jokes comes from!
  • Kevin Feige

    Nov 08, 2013 | 80 min
    Chris and Jonah travel to Marvel Headquarters to talk to the man in charge, Kevin Feige! They talk about all the different Marvel movies, upcoming projects and how Kevin is actually a fan of the podcast!
  • Saoirse Ronan

    Nov 07, 2013 | 55 min
    Saoirse Ronan sits down with Chris to talk about growing up in the Irish countryside, how pudding differs in Ireland and her role in the upcoming movie How I Live Now!
  • Tom Hiddleston

    Nov 06, 2013 | 51 min
    Chris sits down with the lovely Tom Hiddleston to talk about how he formed the character of Loki, growing up in the UK and the stages a British actor takes to becoming a wizard!
  • Clark Gregg

    Nov 04, 2013 | 72 min
    Clark Gregg sits down with Chris to talk about how Agent Coulson came to rise, juggling a career between writing and acting and he tells a crazy story about acting on Broadway!
  • Ezra Koenig

    Nov 01, 2013 | 70 min
    Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend hangs out with the guys to talk about the different types of people who come to their concerts, the science in making albums that their fans will like and what it means to be satisfied in life!
  • Harrison Ford

    Oct 30, 2013 | 53 min
    The guys sit down with Harrison Ford at SDCC to talk about life before Star Wars, what he brings to his characters and some of his favorite movies!
  • Ike Barinholtz

    Oct 28, 2013 | 61 min
    The hilarious Ike Barinholtz hangs out with Chris and Jonah to talk about how having a kid has made him soft, what Hollywood must've been like in the '80s, and his days starting out in improv!
  • Lucky Pen

    Oct 25, 2013 | 64 min
    Start your weekend off right with some hostful goodness! Jonah is still obsessed with Ray Donovan, Chris dropped his lucky pen and there's a special appearance by Bruce Gutter's family!
  • Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer

    Oct 23, 2013 | 78 min
    Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer sit down with Chris and Matt to talk about finding your voice as a stand up comedian, how women can be portrayed in the industry and their show Nikki and Sara on MTV!
  • Greg Proops Returns

    Oct 21, 2013 | 74 min
    Greg Proops returns to the podcast to discuss being the smartest (and most humble) man in the world, dealing with hecklers at shows and almost every movie ever!
  • Danny McBride and Jody Hill

    Oct 18, 2013 | 64 min
    Funny and all around awesome guys Danny McBride and Jody Hill come on the podcast to talk about their rise to fame, coming up with ideas for Eastbound and Down, and interacting with crazy fans!
  • Casey Wilson and June Diane Raphael

    Oct 16, 2013 | 72 min
    The lovely and hilarious Casey Wilson and June Diane Raphael come on the show to talk about their weird froyo habits, everyone compares their workout routines and their new movie Ass Backwards!
  • Andrew W.K. and Marky Ramone

    Oct 15, 2013 | 63 min
    Andrew W.K. and Marky Ramone stop by the Nerdist podcast before their show at the Fonda Theater in Los Angeles TONIGHT! Andrew talks about living life with a positive attitude, Marky tells stories from The Ramones days, and they talk about their tour!
  • Daniel Radcliffe

    Oct 14, 2013 | 79 min
    The amazing Daniel Radcliffe is on the Nerdist! He talks about his admiration for Tom Lehrer, watching inappropriate children's television, and his love of American football!
  • Nick Offerman Returns

    Oct 11, 2013 | 68 min
    Nick Offerman returns to the podcast because he just can't get enough. He talks about his new book Paddle Your Own Canoe: One Man's Fundamentals for Delicious Living, describes what a cologne based on him would smell like, and tells a joke so funny it almost kills Chris.
  • Episode 420 w/ Doug Benson

    Oct 10, 2013 | 67 min
    It's the Nerdist episode #420, so who better to have on than Doug Benson? They talk about what they were like in high school, Doug's role in Captain EO and, of course, weed.
  • Slash

    Oct 09, 2013 | 88 min
    Slash hangs out with Chris and Jonah to talk about his immense love and knowledge of dinosaurs, growing up in Laurel Canyon in the heyday of the music culture, and being a BMX biker!
  • Zero Charisma

    Oct 08, 2013 | 75 min
    The directos and star of the movie Zero Charisma, Katie Graham, Andrew Mathews and Sam Eidson come on the podcast to talk about the making of their movie, what it means to actually be a nerd and Dungeons and Dragon
  • Tom Hanks Returns

    Oct 07, 2013 | 58 min
    Tom Hanks loves the podcast so much, he came back for me! Chris and Jonah sit down with Tom for a second time to discuss awful interview questions, his first time on The Tonight Show and his upcoming movie, Captain Phillips!
  • Adam Scott

    Oct 04, 2013 | 78 min
    Adam Scott is finally on the podcast. He helps add to the Nerdist Adam Scott Foley project, Matt and him talk about his role in Star Trek, and they talk about his new movie A.C.O.D and his show The Greatest Event in Television History!
  • Tenacious D Returns

    Oct 02, 2013 | 78 min
    The kings of rock, Jack Black and Kyle Gass, are back in the studio with The Nerdist! They talk about their upcoming Festival Supreme, their mutual obsession for GTA V, and they sing a couple of songs, with Chris joining them!
  • Mike Massimino

    Sep 30, 2013 | 67 min
    Astronaut Mike Massimino comes on the show to talk some real talk about space! Matt nerds out on him about everything NASA, he talks about the first time he saw Earth from space, and he discusses the new movie Gravity!
  • Stan Lee

    Sep 27, 2013 | 61 min
    Chris sits down with Stan Lee in his toy filled office to talk about how he will never stop writing, his cameos in movies and he gives some insightful advice for young people!
  • Ken Marino

    Sep 25, 2013 | 80 min
    Ken Marino hangs out on the show to talk about his fancy Japanese toilet, forgotten sketches from The State, and why Matt isn't verified on Twitter!
  • Metallica

    Sep 23, 2013 | 74 min
    James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett of Metallica sit down with the guys at SDCC! They talk about the making of their upcoming movie Through the Never, Jonah and Kirk bond over living in Hawaii and how they tell stories of forgetting how to play their own songs!
  • Brad Neely

    Sep 20, 2013 | 73 min
    Brad Neely sits down with the guys to talk about how not all nerds are smart, the early days of web series and being from the south!
  • Jonah Ray Donovan

    Sep 18, 2013 | 67 min
    Finally, some hostful goodness for your ears! Jonah changes his Twitter name, Matt decides between guitars and dogs and they debate who's better at working out!
  • Alison Brie returns!

    Sep 16, 2013 | 77 min
    Alison Brie just can't get enough of the Nerdist podcast! Alison talks to Chris and Jonah about Community and Mad Men, crazy puppet shows and the roles women play in the entertainment industry!
  • Jim Rash and Nat Faxon

    Sep 13, 2013 | 88 min
    The extremely talented and hilarious Nat Faxon and Jim Rash talk about what it was like to win an Oscar, tell some funny stories from their days of teaching improv, and talk about their movie The Way, Way Back!
  • Tegan and Sara

    Sep 11, 2013 | 78 min
    Tegan and Sara come on the show to talk about their years of opening for bands before they made it on their own, the science of "selling out," and what they would do if an asteroid hit the earth!
  • Katey Sagal

    Sep 09, 2013 | 76 min
    The extremely lovely and talented Katey Sagals sits down with the guys to talk about her days on Married with Children, her love of playing music and what crazy things Gemma might do on the upcoming season of Sons of Anarchy!
  • Doug Jones

    Sep 06, 2013 | 77 min
    The amazing Doug Jones comes on the show to talk about dressing up in crazy costumes and special effects make up, tease an upcoming role he has, and they create some Jonah Sound Effects!
  • Katee Sackhoff

    Sep 04, 2013 | 77 min
    The hilarious and lovely Katee Sackhoff hangs out with Chris and Matt to talk about her time on Battlestar Galactica, being a bad-ass chick on a motorcycle, and her role in the upcoming movie Riddick, in theaters Friday, September 6th!
  • Neko Case

    Sep 02, 2013 | 96 min
    Neko Case had such a good time on the Nerdist, she didn't want to leave! She and Matt find out they have a lot in common, and Neko talks about life on tour and her new album The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I fight, The More I Love You!
  • The National

    Aug 28, 2013 | 87 min
    Matt Berninger of The National invites Chris and Matt into his home to talk about what bands the internet pairs with The National, deciding what to wear onstage and the making of their documentary Mistaken For Strangers!
  • Maria Menounos

    Aug 26, 2013 | 69 min
    The lovely Maria Menounos comes on the show to talk about working on Extra, her time in beauty pageants, and her new film The Adventures of Serial Buddies!
  • Bill Hader

    Aug 23, 2013 | 70 min
    Bill Hader hangs out with Chris, Matt and Jonah to talk about life after SNL, writing on South Park and meeting his comedy heroes!
  • Brie Larson

    Aug 21, 2013 | 89 min
    Brie Larson hangs out with Chris and Matt to talk about Animal Crossing, the confusing names of fruits and vegetables, and her new movie Short Term 12, out August 23rd!
  • Kurt Braunohler

    Aug 19, 2013 | 66 min
    The super funny Kurt Braunohler hangs out with the guys to talk about pranks he likes to pull on society, porn parodies and one of the guys comes up with a very special character!
  • Eddie Pepitone

    Aug 16, 2013 | 81 min
    The always hilarious Eddie Pepitone is finally on the podcast! They talk about the best way to defend your house against robbers, riding in cars with comedians and his documentary The Bitter Buddha!
  • Lauren Graham

    Aug 14, 2013 | 84 min
    The lovely and talented Lauren Graham comes on the show to talk about her longtime friendship with Chris, her days as a comedy club waitress and, of course, Gilmore Girls!
  • Gerard Way

    Aug 12, 2013 | 98 min
    Singer/writer Gerard Way hangs out with the guys to talk about how he got into music, the comic books he has written, and life after My Chemical Romance!
  • Vince Gilligan

    Aug 09, 2013 | 93 min
    The end of of Breaking Bad is almost here, so who better to have on the podcast than Vince Gilligan? Vince sits down with the guys to talk about the ups and downs of writing the show, the first movie he ever made and how he feels about Breaking Bad ending!
  • Rogue Wave

    Aug 07, 2013 | 82 min
    Recorded from the Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach, it's one of Chris' favorite bands, Rogue Wave! Chris sits down with Zach and Pat to discuss how they got into music, how they keep themselves entertained on the road and they play some songs from their sound-check!
  • Michael C. Hall

    Aug 05, 2013 | 77 min
    The extremely talented (and whom we also discovered is hilarious) Michael C. Hall joins Chris, Matt and Jonah to talk about playing characters surrounded by dead people, his battle with cancer and whatever happened to the old organ stores from malls!
  • Jimmy Carr

    Aug 02, 2013 | 84 min
    It's the Nerdist live JFL in from Montreal, Canada! Jimmy Carr from British TV's 8 Out of 10 Cats joins the guys to talk about how comedy differs in the UK, breaking his anklein a giant hamster wheel , and some of the audience members join the conversation!
  • Ken Levine

    Jul 31, 2013 | 104 min
    BioShock creator Ken Levine is on the Nerdist podcast! He sits down with Chris and Chloe to talk all things video games including their reactions to BioShock Infinite, how science and video games are related and where they all think the future of video gaming is headed!
  • George RR Martin

    Jul 29, 2013 | 72 min
    Recorded at SDCC 2013 from his hotel room, it's George RR Martin! He tells stories about the early days of comic book conventions, the journey of adapting his books to the screen and football...!?
  • Live from SDCC 2013!

    Jul 26, 2013 | 114 min
    It's the Nerdist live from the Balboa Theater in San Diego again! The Doctor himself, Matt Smith, is the special guest, audience members get their quemments answered and one guy has a surprise for his girlfriend!

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