‘The Nerdist': More Stars Announced For This Season

Jon Hamm, Zach Galafianakis, Eliza Dushku and Joe Manganiello join the likes of Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Gillian Jacobs who will be on ‘The Nerdist’ this season.



On the heels of BBC America’s premiere of the new Supernatural Saturday line up, today more big names have been announced to join Chris Hardwick on his all-new comedy-variety talk-show ‘The Nerdist,’ airing Saturdays at 10:00pm ET. This week, Chris, along with Matt Mira and Jonah Ray, grill “The Walking Dead creator, Robert Kirkman, on the differences between his graphic novels and the television show, and what story lines he’d change in the comics if he had a do-over.

Guests announced today for this season include: Jon Hamm, Zach Galafianakis, Eliza Dushku, Joe Manganiello, Betsy Brandt, Jack McBrayer, Ben Schwartz, Kumail Nanjiani and Morena Baccarin; along with standup performances by Paul F. Tompkins, Maria Bamford, Rory Scovel, Katie Crown and Joe Keckler.




Previously announced guests 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 Ferdowsi, Jenna-Louise Coleman; and standup guests, Ron Funches, Rob Hubel, Kyle Kinane, Matt Kirshen, Natasha Leggero and Paul Scheer.