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Female Talking Dead Exec Multiple Staff Quit Following Hardwicks Reinstatement

Female 'Talking Dead' Exec, Multiple Staff Quit Following Hardwick's Reinstatement

Hardwick also issued statements refuting Dykstra's claims, confirming for any in doubt that he was the ex she had referred to.[caption id="attachment_727054" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] Chris Hardwick hosting "Talking Dead"Photo courtesy of AMC[/caption]Following Dykstra's allegations, Hardwick was removed from Talking Dead, the NBC series The Wall (which he was set to host), formally removed from his moderating duties[...]

Chris Hardwick Responds to Abuse Allegations Denies All Claims

Chris Hardwick Responds to Abuse Allegations, Denies All Claims

As a husband, a son, and future father, I do not condone any kind of mistreatment of women.” Hardwick was the founder of The Nerdist, and since the op-ed was published on Medium, Nerdist parent company Legendary made a statement completely distancing themselves from him So did Nerdist.Dykstra's current boyfriend, actor Rob Kazinsky, has been tweeting[...]

The Nerdist Issues Statement on Chris Hardwick Situation

The Nerdist Issues Statement on Chris Hardwick Situation

After the accusations leveled against media personality Chris Hardwick, The Nerdist has issued a statement. We were shocked to read the news this morning. Nerdist prides itself on being an inclusive company made up of a positive, diverse community of people who come together to share, celebrate, and discuss the things we love That type of behavior is contrary[...]

Legendary Digital Networks Pulls Chris Hardwick References Amid Accusations

Legendary Digital Networks Pulls Chris Hardwick References Amid Accusations

Hardwick even as the original Founder of Nerdist pending further investigation." This comes after several writers for the outlet have posted on various forms of social media their plans to leave the Nerdist organization.https://twitter.com/scottEweinberg/status/1007646466809253888We've reached out to Chloe, but understandably she will be taking time away from social media.https://twitter.com/skydart/status/1007570043637501953[...]

Watch: Tommy Wiseau Auditioning to Play The Joker

Watch: Tommy Wiseau Auditioning to Play The Joker

Thanks to The Nerdist presents, we get to see The Room creator, writer, director, star Tommy Wiseau in an audition video to play The Joker.[caption id="attachment_809810" align="aligncenter" width="600"] He doesn't look half bad, actually[/caption]To explain a bit, rumors have mostly-but-not-really been all but confirmed that Joaquin Phoenix will be playing the ultimate Batman baddie in the upcoming live-action Joker origin[...]

Chris Hardwicks Comedy Heavy Comic Festival Comes To Silicon Valley

Chris Hardwick's Comedy Heavy Comic Festival Comes To Silicon Valley

 The man behind The Nerdist website, also the hugely popular post- The Walking Dead series on AMC (The Talking Dead) and Comedy Central's @Midnight game show, Hardwick is moving into outdoor festivals.Headlining several well received comedy tours over the years, Chris is bringing his unique fan-bent hilarity to the Shoreline Amphitheater in San Jose California over the[...]

Legendary Acquires Felicia Days Geek &#038 Sundry

Legendary Acquires Felicia Day's Geek & Sundry

In a marriage of all things geek… Legendary Entertainment has acquired Felicia Day's digital network Geek & Sundry with plans to team it with Chris Hardwick's network Nerdist Industries. The idea is both of these were creating content geared toward the same market. The same pop culture market Legendary targets with its films like Godzilla […]

SDCC 2014: I Fought A Great Lasertag Battle But Lost The War

SDCC 2014: I Fought A Great Lasertag Battle, But Lost The War

by Jeremy Konrad Hiding behind a metal barrier, the enemy is advancing. Smoke fills the air, as I peek around the corner to scope out the enemies hiding spot. We are the Green team, we are better than you team Yellow. I take a risk, and run to the other side of the course, taking […]

CM Punk Returns To…Chris Hardwick Hosted Show At The Nerdist Live

CM Punk Returns To…Chris Hardwick Hosted Show At The Nerdist Live

By Pete Sailer and Jeremy KonradCM Punk aka Phil Brooks appeared on The Nerdist Podcast at the Balboa Theater in San Diego last night Since leaving WWE after the Royal Rumble in January, CM Punk has been the top of wrestling fans’ debates Will he return? Is this just part of a storyline? In the[...]

The James Bonding Podcast Panel At Wondercon Was Hardly a Bonding Experience

The James Bonding Podcast Panel At Wondercon Was Hardly a Bonding Experience

By Michele Brittany Perusing the Wondercon Anaheim program, I was very curious by one particular panel offered up to attendees last Friday, April 18th. I'll be honest, I had not heard of the James Bonding podcast led by Matt Mira and Matt Gourley before, but I felt duty bound as an independent popular culture scholar […]

A Super Sexy Justice League Valentines Day &#8211 The Nerdist Is At It Again

A Super Sexy Justice League Valentine's Day – The Nerdist Is At It Again

The Nerdist Youtube channel continues their Justice League holiday video's with today's release of A Super Sexy Justice League Valentine's Day Like with the Thanksgiving and Christmas videos.. this isn't exactly work safe or for the kiddies.Here we see Zatanna making things more interesting for Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and the rest of the League[...]

The Nerdist Presents: An Awkward Justice League Christmas

The Nerdist Presents: An Awkward Justice League Christmas

As with their Thanksgiving video, the Nerdist channel founded by Chris Hardwick has put together An Awkward Justice League Christmas We get even more characters than from the last video.. and more foul language.Though from this it looks like the Justice League is based out of a house in the suburbs.I'm not kidding about the[...]

The Nerdist Presents: An Awkward Justice League Thanksgiving

The Nerdist Presents: An Awkward Justice League Thanksgiving

To celebrate the holiday season, Chris Hardwick's The Nerdist youtube channel has given us this sure to be Thanksgiving classic.Be warned, there is some harsh language throughout the video.. but then again, what is Thanksgiving with out some cursing and fighting among family?[youtube]http://youtu.be/kpa-Kbi1gxo[/youtube] To celebrate the holiday season, Chris Hardwick's The Nerdist youtube channel has[...]