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Chris Hardwick of Talking Dead
Hardwick also issued statements refuting Dykstra's claims, confirming for any in doubt that he was the ex she had referred to. Chris Hardwick hosting "Talking Dead"Photo courtesy of AMC 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 during San Diego Comic-Con,[...]
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
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[...]
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. As of today I no longer write for @nerdist The editorial staff is absolutely fantastic but I don't want my work or name[...]
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. He doesn't look half bad, actually 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 story film. Wiseau started tweeting[...]
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[...]
CM Punk Returns To…Chris Hardwick Hosted Show At The Nerdist Live
By Pete Sailer and Jeremy Konrad CM 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[...]
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
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
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][/youtube] To celebrate the holiday season, Chris Hardwick's The Nerdist youtube channel has[...]