Chris Hardwick brings a live performance of his late-night Comedy Central show @Midnight, to the festival. Similar to the televised show, Chris will lead three celebrity contestants down the ultimate Internet wormhole. Culling from the darkest recesses of social media, the contestants will compete to determine who has the funniest take on the day's pop culture.
In addition to hosting @ Midnight, Chris is a stand-up comedian, chart-topping podcaster, television personality, contributor for Wired magazine, and CEO and creative head of the multi- platform media behemoth known as Nerdist Industries. Nerdist Industries has grown to include the Nerdist.com website; a premium YouTube channel (youtube.com/nerdist) with over 875K subscribers; 2.2M Twitter fans; and a podcast network including the flagship Nerdist Podcast that averages 4.8M monthly downloads. Nerdist also produces content for television including “All Star Celebrity Bowling” for AMC and “In the Name of Science for National Geographic” Channel. Chris is also the face of AMC’s live after show Talking Dead, which discusses the highly-rated television series The Walking Dead.
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