[04/30/13 - 11:02 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, April 30 Updates include: Chris Hardwick to host Comedy Central late-night entry; TNT extends "Major Crimes," "Perception"; and CMT orders "Win, Lose or Pawn" strip.
[04/22/13 - 06:01 AM]
Destiny Brings Boy and Talking Snake Together in Nickelodeon's Newest Animated Series "Sanjay and Craig," Premiering Saturday, May 25, at 10:30 a.m. (ET/PT) The ensemble voice cast includes Maulik Pancholy, Chris Hardwick, Linda Cardellini and more!
[04/05/13 - 08:49 AM]
BBC America's "The Nerdist" Announces More Big Guests Guests announced today include Jon Hamm, Zach Galafianakis, Eliza Dushku, Joe Manganiello, Betsy Brandt, Jack McBrayer, Ben Schwartz, Kumail Nanjiani and Morena Baccarin.
[04/02/13 - 09:33 AM]
Big Night for BBC America Puts "Supernatural Saturday" Line-Up #1 In Social BBC America spins the numbers for Saturday, March 30.
[03/27/13 - 11:43 AM]
Coming in April to BBC America: "The Graham Norton Show" Hits Primetime on Thursdays Plus Premieres of "Spies of Warsaw" & "James May's Man Lab" Plus: look for "The Agony and the Ecstasy of Phil Spector" and "Doctor Who: The Doctors Revisited - The Fourth Doctor."
[03/24/13 - 10:02 AM]
BBC America Announces "The Nerdist" Guest Line-Up Dominic Monaghan, Matt Smith, Jenna-Louise Coleman, Tatiana Maslany and Matt Kirshen will be featured in the season premiere, airing Saturday, March 30.
[02/19/13 - 06:01 AM]
AMC and Nerdist Industries Enter into Cross-Platform Relationship AMC will develop the YouTube program "All Star Celebrity Bowling" as a potential series for the network.
[02/07/13 - 10:18 AM]
BBC America's New Original Series "Orphan Black" Premieres Saturday, March 30 at 9:00PM ET/PT The newcomer will be bookended by "Doctor Who" at 8:00/7:00c and "The Nerdist" at 10:00/9:00c.
[12/19/12 - 11:16 AM]
BBC America Commissions Full Season Order of "The Nerdist" with Chris Hardwick 10 new episodes will roll out this spring alongside the return of "Doctor Who," "Being Human" and new original series "Orphan Black."
[08/17/12 - 11:57 AM]
G4 Welcomes John Barrowman, Michael Ian Black, Neal Brennan and More as Guest Hosts for "Attack of the Show!" Also on tap: Kumail Nanjiani, Dave Holmes and Ben Schwartz.
[07/24/12 - 07:23 AM]
BBC America August Highlights - "Copper," "The Nerdist," "Doctor Who Specials" Plus: look for "Copper: Behind the Badge," an insider's look at the making of the series throughout the month.
[07/19/12 - 12:53 PM]
"The Nerdist: Comic-Con" and "The Nerdist: Tribute to Toys and Games" Premiere Saturday, July 28 on BBC America Plus: look for three more "The Nerdist" specials in August, covering Science, Nerd Girls and Time Travel.
[07/09/12 - 02:16 PM]
BBC America Returns to Comic-Con With "Doctor Who" Panel in Hall H Plus: look for new "Doctor Who" specials as part of the "Supernatural Saturday" programming block starting Saturday, August 4.
[06/15/12 - 10:01 AM]
Coming in July to BBC America: "Jamie's Food Revolution," "Going for Gold: The '48 Games," "The Nerdist: Comic-Con" and More! Plus: look for a "Doctor Who" season five marathon on Saturday, July 28.
[12/07/11 - 11:06 AM]
BBC America January Highlights: "Jamie's American Road Trip," "Absolutely Fabulous 20th Anniversary Special," "The Fades" Also on tap are season three of "Mistresses," a new "Nerdist" special and Madonna on "The Graham Norton Show."
[11/29/11 - 01:14 PM]
BBC America December Highlights "Doctor Who: The Doctor, The Widow and The Wardrobe" premieres Sunday, December 25 at 9:00/8:00c.
[11/22/11 - 10:34 AM]
BBC America Greenlights New Adventure Cooking Series "No Kitchen Required" The 10-episode series joins previous pick-ups "Would You Rather...? with Graham Norton," "The Nerdist," "Richard Hammond's Crash Course" and "Copper."
[11/11/11 - 01:19 AM]
BBC America Greenlights Five More Specials of "The Nerdist" The first special will premiere on Saturday, December 24 at 9:00/8:00c as a one-hour year-end review of all the things that nerds love.
[09/22/11 - 07:39 AM]
AMC Launches "Talking Dead" - Network's First Live After-Show Premieres Following "The Walking Dead" Encore Presentation, October 16th The half-hour episodes are produced by Michael Davies's Embassy Row and are hosted by Chris Hardwick.
[08/12/11 - 10:01 AM]
BBC America September Highlights New additions include Chris Hardwick's "The Nerdist" on Saturday, September 24 at 10:00/9:00c.
[05/23/11 - 10:14 AM]
Chris Hardwick Signs Deal With BBC America to Host Ministry of Laughs and Pilot Based on His Nerdist Podcast The branded comedy block launches Saturday, June 18 on the network.
NERDIST, THE (BBC AMERICA)
on hiatus or fate to be determined
completed airing its current season
2 (10 episodes)
completed airing its second season on 6/1/13; has yet to be renewed for a third season
(from BBC America's press release, March 2013) Your favorite nerd, Chris Hardwick, swoops in to your Saturday night's with 10 all-new episodes of his comedy-variety talk-show, The Nerdist, premiering Saturday, March 30th at 10pm ET as part of Supernatural Saturday. Guests announced today for this season include: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg, Dominic Monaghan, Elijah Wood, Matt Smith, Katee Sackhoff, Tatiana Maslany, Michael Rooker, Guillermo Del Toro, Gillian Jacobs, Robert Kirkman, Buzz Aldrin, Karen Gillan, Bobak Ferdowski, Jenna-Louise Coleman and others to come. Stand-up performances include: Ron Funches, Rob Hubel, Kyle Kinane, Matt Kirshen, Natasha Leggero, Paul Scheer and more to come.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Chris Hardwick as Host · Jonah Ray as Co-Host · Matt Mira as Co-Host
· Alex Murray as EP · Chris Hardwick as EP · Gary Snegaroff as EP · Jay James as EP · K.P. Anderson as EP
· talk show
· Comcast Entertainment Studios · Nerdist Industries