The Nerdist (general)
Nerdy nerdness comedy podcast w/ Chris Hardwick, Jonah Ray & Matt Mira.

The guys got together for a hostful! Chris talks about his recent vacation to Utah, Matt talks about his wedding planning, and Jonah does an impression of President Obama. They also talk about the new Fast and Furious movie, Jonah’s excitement for Entourage, and debate what to call the episode!

Direct download: Nerdist_664_-_The_Goodest.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:19 PM

Sarah Colonna (author, comedian, Chelsea Lately) talks to Chris and Matt about doing recon on Bar Rescue, Sarah’s time as a secret shopper and what kind of reality TV show they would want to host. They also talk about her new book Has Anyone Seen My Pants? and play a game on the internet!

Direct download: Nerdist_663_-_Sarah_Colonna.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00 AM

Brent Morin, Ron Funches, Rick Glassman and David Fynn from Undateable chat with Chris about different stand up tours they have been on, Rick’s ability to make acronyms on the fly and Brent and David explain what Passover is in song form. They also do their impressions of British accents and talk about the new season of Undateable!

Direct download: Nerdist_662_-_Undateable.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:18 PM

Adam Carolla returns to the Nerdist for a 5th time! He and Chris talk about the difference between good and bad interviewers, being happy for more successful friends and coming up with the idea for his movie Road Hard. He also talks about how he did all the crowd funding for Road Hard!

Direct download: Nerdist_661_-_Adam_Carolla_5.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:18 PM

Billy Crystal and Josh Gad chat with Chris and Jonah about how the idea of The Comedians came to be, the time Josh Gad was asked to sing for Billy and all their varying comedic influences. Billy then talks about the loss of Robin Williams, what helped get back to work after and they tell some stories from working with Mel Brooks!

Direct download: Nerdist_660_-_Billy_Crystal_and_Josh_Gad.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00 AM

Tom Lennon returns to the Nerdist for a third (check that!) time to talk about the time he went to a party and pretended to be Regis Philbin, how his son is the same age as the podcast, and how they came up with the idea of Reno 911. He also talks about his new show The Odd Couple, Thursdays at 8:30pm on CBS!

Direct download: Nerdist_659_-_Tom_Lennon_Returns.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:04 AM

Kristen Schaal and Chris chat about doing bits while on talk show, her accident when she lost her front teeth and the time she learned Canadians don’t want a taint is. They also talk about her hilarious new show Last Man on Earth!

Direct download: Nerdist_658_-_Kristen_Schaal.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:14 AM

Grace Helbig chats with Chris and Matt about going to YouTube conventions, how YouTube is career choice to kids now and they all trade stories about jobs they had when they were younger. Grace also talks her new TV show The Grace Helbig Show on E!

Direct download: Nerdist_657_-_Grace_Helbig.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:49 PM

Ben Gibbard talks with Chris and Jonah about breaking his wrist, why people love when musicians cover songs, and how The Postal Service came to be. They also talked about Death Cab for Cutie’s new album Kintsugi, their upcoming tour and Ben plays a song live!

Direct download: Nerdist_656_-_Ben_Gibbard.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:04 PM

Kal Penn talks with Chris about how he started working in politics, the current state of politics and the influence the youth has on government. He also talks about still being recognized from Harold and Kumar, being typecast and his new shows Battle Creek on CBS and The Big Picture with Kal Penn on Nat Geo!

Direct download: Nerdist_655_-_Kal_Penn.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:06 PM