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Comedian Chris Hardwick (Nerdist) lands BBC America deal

By | May 23, 2011 at 2:00 pm | 6 comments

[caption id="attachment_23515" align="alignright" width="203" caption="Chris Hardwick, performing at Punchline Mag's 5th anniversary show at Largo in LA in Oct. 2010."][/caption] Standard operating procedure in the online comedy world these days often involves a Tumblr...

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Nerdist Chris Hardwick hosts Cadillac web series

By | April 6, 2011 at 8:46 am | One comment

[caption id="attachment_20437" align="aligncenter" width="485" caption="Chris Hardwick talking to a dude with a huge brain."][/caption] For years now, Cadillac has been trying to revamp their image from a company that builds cars exclusively for my grandfather to a car maker...

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South By Southwest Comedy: Day 3

By | March 15, 2011 at 8:55 am | One comment

AUSTIN-- Day three began with perhaps the most appropriately titled podcast for the SXSW crowd: Chris Hardwick’s Nerdist podcast. Before bringing out their special guest, Hardwick, Jonah Ray, and Matt Mira chided Austin residents’ penchants for the ironic mustache. The...

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Chris Hardwick and the post show video interview

By | August 30, 2010 at 3:25 pm | No comments

This past weekend, I had the chance to catch Chris Hardwick -- maybe you know him as @Nerdist on Twitter -- at Helium Comedy Club in Philadelphia. It was the first time I saw him live doing a proper headlining set and have to say, was impressed. He has a masterful command of an...

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Chris Hardwick's Nerdist Podcast hits home

By | April 15, 2010 at 12:20 pm | No comments

Comedy nerd is a term that has been used to describe me. I don't know if that's a fair assessment but I do love comedy. Watching it, talking about it, writing it - I even love just listening to other people talk about it. I feel like it's safe to assume that most the readers...

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Revision3 and Rooftop Comedy bring back ‘ROFL’

By | February 24, 2010 at 4:27 pm | No comments

OMFG! ROFL is back on Revision3.com. Comedian Alex Koll, a performer in the prestigious “New Faces” showcase at last year’s Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, is now the host of the weekly comedy show, named one of iTunes’ top 20 podcasts in 2009 “No one delivers...

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Comedy Central locks down John Oliver stand-up comedy series

By | November 19, 2009 at 11:26 am | No comments

Remember a few weeks ago when we reported on a series of stand-up tapings being hosted by John Oliver? You’re about to see the fruits of those tapings, and then some. Comedy Central has ordered six one-hour episodes of the series, which is appropriately titled John Oliver’s...

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