Nerdist Industries mogul Chris Hardwick just announced via Twitter that he’s filming a pilot for a new series called Hardwired for Comedy Central. The pilot is filming in Los Angeles on Thursday, November 15th, and you can shoot an email off to firstname.lastname@example.org or go to the website to request tickets. From Hardwired’s official website, here’s what it’ll be:
Hardwired is a live weekly wrap up of all things related to the internet, pop culture, and the tech world from Hardwick’s perspective…Each episode follows and comments on real-time trends from internet memes to twitter wars; from pop culture to pop scandal, from tech news to Comic-Con culture – all from Chris Hardwick’s unique take on it all as the anchor.In addition to Chris’ take on the world, he is joined by special guests from the world of comedy, comic books, music, movies and television as he moderates the discussion on the day’s events.
Hardwick’s a busy dude these days, overseeing the Nerdist podcasting network and original YouTube channel, plus he hosts IFC’s Walking Dead wrap-up show Talking Dead and has a new stand-up special, Chris Hardwick: Mandroid, debuting tonight at 11/10c on Comedy Central. Go see Chris Hardwick’s pilot taping next week before he spontaneously combusts from doing too much awesome stuff.