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Nerdist Podcast: Jason Schwartzman Returns
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Jason Schwartzman Returns
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Nerdist Podcast: Jason Schwartzman Returns

The talented and hilarious Jason Schwartzman is back on the podcast in a show taped during New York Comic-Con! He and Chris start out with a deep conversation about feeling “normal” as a kid and how Jason is raising his own daughter, Jason talks about his favorite songs to cover when playing music, there’s a quick discussion of Halloween costume plans, and they discuss how they both manage their extremely busy lives!

See Jason’s new movie Listen Up Philip in theaters today, October 17th!

Photo Credit: Michael Friberg

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  1. M Hurt says:

    The theme music sounds like its a Coheed song. Seriously. And thats a good thing.

  2. Was looking for quotes to send my friend for her birthday and a Chris Hardwick quote came up from this episode, “Every year on my birthday, I start a new playlist titled after my current age so I can keep track of my favorite songs of the year as a sort of musical diary because I am a teenage girl.” To think I almost sent her a quote from Eleanor Roosevelt ; )  

  3. Collin says:

    I was looking at Roddy Piper’s IMDB page at the same time that Chris was, but couldn’t figure out why he was reading off credits that I didn’t see.  I finally realized that Chris was mistakenly looking at Roddy McDowell’s IMDB page.  Which made me wish that there was a Piper/McDowell body switch movie.

  4. This intro is the best intro EVER!!!! 

  5. Kristin says:

    jason is awesome. and thank you for the playlist idea! that is genius. 

  6. Where is your podcast redneck? so i can evaluate your work.

  7. The Rick Moranis episode is one of my most favourite of all time 🙂 
    PLEASE make Kurt Russell happen! SO much to choose from to talk about! He rocks. I mean, Snake Pliskin, are you kidding?! 

    And what a delightful chat with Jason Schwartzman! He’s such a sweet guy!

  8. ehnovelty says:

    It’s so endearing how you guys were both so inclined to keep at it “no, I don’t have anything after this, I just want to keep talking to you.” I didn’t want this to end either.

  9. Jennifer says:

    Wait . . . Hugh Laurie . . . Ummmm Please tell me you are podcasting him.  Please please please please!  Lol.  Sorry huge fan.  🙂  Can;t wait for the Keanu Reeves one though.  I may have to have sometime to myself after listening to my top fav hot celeb guys talk to each other.  That would rival the Jared Leto and Chris conversation.  🙂

  10. Grant says:

    I wonder how many people googled Mannequin after hearing it on the podcast and forgetting about the movie till now.

  11. English Dave says:

    And you’re technically an irritating cunt. Do one dick-head.

  12. Lost_Midwest says:

    I too would love to hear Jason do an interview show.  I think letting him have some guest spots as a member of the Nerdist podcast could be a great way for him to get his feet wet.  Plus, us listeners (well me at least) would finally get to have our dream realized of Jason Schwartzman becoming the fourth Nerdist.

  13. Chris says:

    I would love to hear Jason do an interview show on the Nerdist! Great episode by the way. Two nice guys chat tin’. Not gay at all. I’d be interested to know what “Time Management” books Chris recommends.

  14. Krisafie says:

    Hey, can you share Chris’ playlist? Please 🙂 

  15. Allison says:

    Yeah, Andy. . .i second that.  What’s the book of interviews, Jason?  I’d like to add that to my winter reads pile.

  16. Andy Ellis says:

    Great episode. What’s that book of interviews called that Jason was talking about?

  17. Shogoot says:

    Ive been looking for this Keanu Reeves Podcast, did not find it. Maybe im just searching wrong, but anyone here got that link?

  18. Jason Schwartzman got you (Chris Hardwicke) to talk about things I always wondered about! (Your schedule and daily habits.) He is a very good listener. What a great episode!!!

  19. g says:

    Okay, I know that neither of you gentlemen are homosexual, but this is the audio equivalent of Brokeback Mountain.  There’s something very magical whenever you guys get together. 

  20. Sean says:

    If you do one thing, *PLEASE* do a Kurt Russell Nerdist episode!

  21. Captain Mcgloo says:

    I would listen to a sports-bro nerdist hostful episode

  22. Corran says:

    That intro was hysterical! I would subscribe, and listen with glee, to a podcast where you guys took the piss out of nerd culture and pretended to be… whatever you call the other kinda people… I think it would be a hit! It’s like when I told Stephen to do the Colbert Report…Err, I think I did…Hmm… or… What? Hang on I gotta take this call…