| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Nerdist Industries co-founder Peter Levin is joining Lionsgate as president of interactive ventures and games.
The longtime digital maven will oversee Lionsgate's expansion into vidgames and will be tasked with growing its investments in digital...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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Kitchen Nightmares Chef Ramsay comes...
| May 2, 2014
| 4:37 PM
"Louie" (FX, Mondays). That Louis C.K. took a year off from his highly and rightly lauded series in order to keep fresh is consistent with what we have come to know and respect about him. (America's Most Respected Comic is a funny-strange title to bestow,...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Former Lava Bear Films executive Adam Rymer has been named president of Chris Hardwick's Nerdist Industries, while Comedy Central and CBS vet Jack Herrguth takes over as head of development of the network dedicated to fanboy fare.
Rymer and Herrguth join...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:16 PM
"@midnight" (Comedy Central, weeknights Monday through Thursday). Busy Chris Hardwick, the alt-Allen Ludden (I might have said "indie Gene Rayburn" or "left-field Dick Clark" just as well), hosts this late-night comedy game show with a social media theme....
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Thomas Lennon will play fussy Felix Unger to Matthew Perry's Oscar Madison in the CBS remake of "The Odd Couple," Variety has learned.
The half-hour multi-camera comedy pilot based on the famous Neil Simon characters comes via CBS Television Studios...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:30 AM
CBS named Stephen Colbert to succeed David Letterman as host of "The Late Show," handing the reins of its flagship latenight program to a cable host who has found success in attracting young male viewers by playing a character, rather than himself....
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Fanboy friendly ventures like Chris Hardwick's Nerdist Industries and Zachary Levi's Nerd Machine have made their presence felt at Comic Cons across the country for years. Now Dorkly, the website run by Barry Diller's Electus Digital, is ready for what it...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 9:32 AM
The sharp host of the regrettably gone FX series “Totally Biased,” W. Kamau Bell, will be joined by headliners Chelsea Handler, Chris Hardwick, Nick Swardson, Mike Epps and Joe Rogan when the South Beach Comedy Festival returns April 1-6 to...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Comedy Central has been doing quite well for itself for a while now in late night with the one-two punch of Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert. But increasingly, it looks as if Chris Hardwick might be part of that regular lineup, based on the straight out of...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:14 PM
DreamWorks Animation is expanding its partnership with YouTube.
The Glendale-based computer animation company is teaming up with YouTube to produce a series of daily shows that will highlight some of the most compelling entertainment on the video-...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:14 AM
All those hashtag games have paid off for Comedy Central. The network announced on Friday that it's renewing its new late-night show, "@midnight," for another year.
The comedy game show hosted by Chris Hardwick, in which three comedians compete for...