You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Syfy Developing Weekly Nerdist News TV Show

Syfy is developing a weekly half-hour TV show version of “Nerdist News,” Variety has confirmed.

The show will cover the latest news in science fiction and fantasy, tech and science, and sci-pop culture. It will have the same tone and feel as the online version.

The pilot will be exec produced by Chris Hardwick and Brandon Monk (“Talking Dead”) through Nerdist Industries.

Hardwick will not host the show, and there’s no word yet from Syfy on potential hosts.

More TV

  • Andrew Lincoln as Rick Grimes, Chandler

    'Walking Dead' Recap: Tide of War Turns in Midseason Finale (SPOILERS)

    Syfy is developing a weekly half-hour TV show version of “Nerdist News,” Variety has confirmed. The show will cover the latest news in science fiction and fantasy, tech and science, and sci-pop culture. It will have the same tone and feel as the online version. The pilot will be exec produced by Chris Hardwick and […]

  • Jeff Glor

    Jeff Glor to Interview French President Emmanuel Macron on 'CBS Evening News'

    Syfy is developing a weekly half-hour TV show version of “Nerdist News,” Variety has confirmed. The show will cover the latest news in science fiction and fantasy, tech and science, and sci-pop culture. It will have the same tone and feel as the online version. The pilot will be exec produced by Chris Hardwick and […]

  • SUITS -- "Full Disclosure" Episode 707

    Dubai: USA Network's Legal Drama 'Suits' Set For Arabic Adaptation (EXCLUSIVE)

    Syfy is developing a weekly half-hour TV show version of “Nerdist News,” Variety has confirmed. The show will cover the latest news in science fiction and fantasy, tech and science, and sci-pop culture. It will have the same tone and feel as the online version. The pilot will be exec produced by Chris Hardwick and […]

  • Vanessa Kirby

    'The Crown' Star Vanessa Kirby on the 'Privilege' of Playing Princess Margaret

    Syfy is developing a weekly half-hour TV show version of “Nerdist News,” Variety has confirmed. The show will cover the latest news in science fiction and fantasy, tech and science, and sci-pop culture. It will have the same tone and feel as the online version. The pilot will be exec produced by Chris Hardwick and […]

  • Jessica Jones Emmy Race

    'Marvel's Jessica Jones' Sets Season 2 Premiere Date

    Syfy is developing a weekly half-hour TV show version of “Nerdist News,” Variety has confirmed. The show will cover the latest news in science fiction and fantasy, tech and science, and sci-pop culture. It will have the same tone and feel as the online version. The pilot will be exec produced by Chris Hardwick and […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content