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

Actor/filmmaker Eli Roth sits down with Chris and Jonah to talk about the importance of release dates for horror films, doing his own Milgram experiment, how babysitting prepared him to be a director and the new season of Hemlock Grove!

Direct download: Nerdist_551_-Eli_Roth.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:26 PM

The immensely talented Guillermo del Toro sits down with Chris, Matt and Jonah to talk about what he thinks is the real magic of film, the importance of letting movies develop naturally, he tells the story of his father being kidnapped when he was young and the current movies he produced Crimson Peak, The Book of Life and FX's The Strain!

Direct download: Nerdist_550_-_Guillermo_del_Toro_Returns.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:05 PM

Comedian Guy Branum and Chris talk about how excited their 15 year old selves would be about their current lives, how he decided to become a comedian, his solace in being able to be open about his sexuality and the importance of doing the things that make you happy!

Direct download: Nerdist_549_-_Guy_Branum.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:04 PM

The hilarious Superego guys: Matt Gourley, Jeremy Carter, Mark McConville and Paul F. Tompkins, talk about the return of Superego, they try to figure out who in the group is god, they spoil numerous old movies for each other and announce the permanent addition of Paul F. Tompkins to the group!

Direct download: Nerdist_548_-_Superego.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00 AM

Comedy legend Carol Leifer chats with Chris and Jonah about the time she opened up for the Beach Boys, how she transitioned from stand up to writing on Seinfeld, she tries to convince Chris to get into slot machines and they talk about her book How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying!

Direct download: Nerdist_547_-_Carol_Leifer.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:42 PM

Co-founder of Reddit Alexis Ohanian sits down with Chris to discuss where he thinks the future of the internet is headed, his 92 year old grandfather doing an AMA, the evolution of Reddit and the seriousness of net neutrality!

Direct download: Nerdist_546_-_Alexis_Ohanian.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:27 PM

The amazing Andy Serkis sits down with Chris and Jonah to talk about what lead him to acting, his start and the process of motion capture acting, directing second unit on The Hobbit and The Dawn of the Planet of the Apes!

Direct download: Nerdist_545_-_Andy_Serkis.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:38 PM

Nerdist News’ own Jessica Chobot hangs out with Chris to talk about how Chris is responsible for Jessica meeting her husband, the ups and downs of being a new mom, being goth in high school and hosting Nerdist News!

Direct download: Nerdist_544_-_Jessica_Chobot.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:46 PM

The wonderful and talented Alfred Molina sits down with Chris to talk about how he interprets the success of his career, playing the bad guy in so many movies, hanging out in Doctor Octopus gear while on set of Spider-man 2, and his new show, Matador!

Direct download: Nerdist_543_-_Alfred_Molina.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:47 PM

The hilarious Nick Thune hangs out with Chris and Jonah! They talk about Nick being in bands when he was younger, they tell stories of pranks they have pulled on people, the time Nick got cat-fished and his newest special Folk Hero!

Direct download: Nerdist_542_-_Nick_Thune.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:13 PM