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Spanning the nerd world and feeding your fandom! The Down And Nerdy Podcast, hosted by James Witham, talks movies, TV shows, comics and more from entertainment and nerd culture!

Spanning the nerd world and feeding your fandom! The Down And Nerdy Podcast, hosted by James Witham, talks movies, TV shows, comics and more from entertainment and nerd culture!




Spanning the nerd world and feeding your fandom! The Down And Nerdy Podcast, hosted by James Witham, talks movies, TV shows, comics and more from entertainment and nerd culture!






Ep 367 - Castlevania: Kevin Kolde, Sam & Adam Deats Interviews

It's all come down to this! The final season of Castlevania is now streaming on Netflix and we have the most amazing trio of guests to talk about it! We start by talking to executive producer Kevin Kolde. He talks about the show's amazing fans, what new characters we'll be meeting this season, how he feels about Carmilla and so much more. We're also talking to directors Sam and Adam Deats. They talk about the amazing visuals that were brought to this final season, the lighthearted moments...


Ep 366 - The Nevers & DC's Legends of Tomorrow - Rochelle Neil, Vinnie Heaven & Adam Tsekhman Interviews

This week's show is both fire AND legendary! We start off by talking to Rochelle Neil (Bonfire Annie) and Vinnie Heaven (Nimble) from The Nevers. Find out what they say about the unique chemistry between their two characters, where their allegiances lie and plenty of teases of what's to come. Plus you won't want to miss our hilarious talk about who has the best hat game on the show! WATCH THE NEVERS EVERY SUNDAY AT 9PM ET ON HBO AND HBO MAX! Next we chat with Adam Tsekhman, who plays Gary...


Ep 365 - Tom Clancy's Without Remorse Cast Interviews & The Nevers Elizabeth Berrington

Big stars and a ton of revenge on the show this week! We start by hearing from the cast and director of Tom Clancy's Without Remorse. Hear from Michael B. Jordan, Jodi Turner-Smith, Lauren London, Brett Gelman and director Stefano Sollima about this action packed thriller. Hear about some of the incredible stunts and great insight into all of the characters. WATCH TOM CLANCY'S WITHOUT REMORSE, NOW STREAMING ON AMAZON PRIME VIDEO! We also dive back into The Nevers with one of the most...


Ep 364 - The Nevers: Ella Smith Interview

If you want to know someone's secrets, we have just the guest for you! This week we talk to Ella Smith who plays Desirée Blodget on The Nevers. She talks to us about her character's debut in last week's episode, that crucial scene between Amalia and Inspector Mundi, Desirée's parenting style and much more. Plus she teases what's going to be coming up in this week's HUGE third episode. WATCH THE NEVERS EVERY SUNDAY AT 9PM ON HBO AND HBO MAX. We also have a review of the season finale of The...


Ep 363 - The Nevers, The Courier & Ghost Brothers Interviews With Anna Devlin & More

This week's show is standing tall with THREE big interviews. None bigger than the tallest member of the Touched! Anna Devlin joins the show this week to talk about playing Primrose on The Nevers. Find out how the effects team made her larger than life, Anna takes us inside the mind of Primrose and the challenges of her turn at her age. We also talk about what other abilities that she might want to have if she could choose. WATCH THE NEVERS SUNDAYS AT 9PM ON HBO AND HBO MAX! We also chat...


Ep 362 - The Nevers & Batwoman: Kiran Sonia Sawar & Bevin Bru Interviews

Could you be one of the Touched? Enter the world of HBO's newest sci-fi, fantasy series The Nevers with us this week! We're talking to Kiran Sonia Sawar about playing Harriet, who is one of the Touched in the series. We talk to her about all of the threats in the series, what her character thinks of Amalia True and living with her fellow Orphans. Plus she gives us an amazing tease of what's to come! WATCH THE NEVERS EVERY SUNDAY NIGHT ON HBO AND AGAIN ON HBO MAX! We also have the amazing...


Ep 361 - Invincible & Chaos Walking: Zazie Beetz, Gillian Jacobs & Patrick Ness Interviews

This week's show is noisy, and that's a good thing! We're talking to Patrick Ness, author of The Knife Of Never Letting Go and screenwriter for Chaos Walking. He talks about finally being able to bring the book to life on screen, what Tom Holland and Daisy Ridley bring to Todd and Viola, how he came up with the "Noise" and so much more! SEE CHAOS WALKING IN THEATERS NOW AND ON DIGITAL! We're not done talking about Invincible either. Along with our quick review, you'll also hear from Zazie...


Ep 360 - Invincible & Manifest: J.K. Simmons, Steven Yeun, Robert Kirkman & Matt Long Interviews

It's another SUPER week for interviews! We start off with the cast of the new Amazon Prime Video series, Invincible. Hear us talk to J.K. Simmons (Omni-Man), Steven Yeun (Mark Grayson/Invincible) and co-creator Robert Kirkman about this exciting new animated series adaptation. Find out why the casts says these characters were so relatable, what was so exciting about bringing them to life on screen and Robert's reason why Steven was the perfect Mark Grayson. Plus Robert Kirkman talks about...


Ep 359 - Resident Alien: Sara Tomko & Chris Sheridan Interviews & More

Maybe one of our biggest and most jam packed shows EVER! First we have our SPOILER FREE reviews of both Zack Snyder's Justice League AND The Falcon And The Winter Soldier! We'll tell you why it will be a big weekend of streaming for you on both HBO Max and Disney+, and you'll get our opinion on both. That leads into another TRIPLE interview week! We'll start off talking Resident Alien with Sara Tomko (Asta) and Chris Sheridan (EP/Showrunner). After that critical 8th episode, they'll talk...


Ep 358 - SAS: Red Notice - Ruby Rose & Tom Hopper Interviews

If you love our interviews, you'll love this week's show. We have FOUR big interviews, starting with the stars of SAS: Red Notice. First we'll hear from Ruby Rose about what it was like to play the ruthless Grace. We go inside her mind and some of the big stunt scenes. Plus you won't believe what Ruby tells us what almost happened with Sam Heughan in one of those scenes. We'll also talk to Tom Hopper about playing Tom's best friend Declan. Is he the good soldier or something more sinister?...


Ep 357 - Pennyworth Season 2: Simon Manyonda Interview

We're celebrating 7 years of the Down And Nerdy Podcast with the mastermind of Batman's gadgets. Simon Manyonda joins us this week to talk about playing Lucius Fox on Pennyworth. Hear him talk about the legacy of the character, what to expect when he meets Thomas and Alfred, how he's dealing with the war in London and much more. Plus, you won't believe the insight he has into the character! WATCH THE PENNYWORTH SEASON 2 MIDSEASON PREMIERE SUNDAY, MARCH 7TH ON EPIX! Since it's a big show, we...


Ep 356 - Debris: Scroobius Pip & Norbert Leo Butz Interviews

It's a super-sized edition of the show this week with MULTIPLE guests! This week we're featuring the new NBC sci-fi series Debris with members of the cast Scroobius Pip (Anson Ash) and Norbert Leo Butz (Maddox). We'll talk to them about who the good guys are in the series, about the secrets being kept on the show, what this alien debris is capable of and so much more. Plus, you can hear the rivalry brewing between the two sides in our chat! WATCH DEBRIS BEGINNING MONDAY, MARCH 1ST AT 10PM ON...


Ep 355 - Tell Me Your Secrets Cast & Creator Interviews

The secret is out! The new Amazon series Tell Me Your Secrets is here and we're helping you unravel the mystery with the cast and creator of the show. Hear us talk to Harriet Warner (creator), Amy Brenneman (Mary), Hamish Linklater (John) and Elliot Fletcher (Jake) as they take you inside this mysterious and thrilling new story. There might even be a few teases of what you could expect from a possible second season! WATCH TELL ME YOUR SECRETS NOW ON AMAZON PRIME VIDEO! We have a couple of...


Ep 354 - Marvel's Black Panther Sins of the King: Tananarive Due & Steve Barnes Interview

Ready for the sights and sounds of Wakanda? Serial Box takes us there with Marvel's Black Panther: Sins of the King, and this week, we take a deep dive with writers Tananarive Due and Steve Barnes. The husband and wife duo talk to us about what the character means to Black culture, being able to explore a bit more of Wakanda in their story, framing action sequences without art and so much more. Plus, Serial Box even provided us with a clip from one of the episodes, narrated by William...


Ep 353 - Bliss & Kid Cosmic: Mike Cahill & Craig McCracken Interviews

This week we're saving the world AND simulating it all in one show! First, hear our interview with the director and writer of the Amazon Original Movie, Bliss, Mike Cahill! He'll talk about how he came up with the idea, how simulation theory is his jam, putting Salma Hayek and Owen Wilson in a movie together for the first time and so much more. Plus, find out if he thinks the Brain Box should exist in the real world. WATCH BLISS NOW ON AMAZON PRIME VIDEO! Then it's time to save the...


Ep 352 - Resident Alien Cast Interviews

Welcome to Patience, Colorado! The new SYFY series Resident Alien premiered this week, so we're bringing you interviews with members of the amazing cast! Hear Sara Tomko (Asta), Alice Wetterlund (D'Arcy), Corey Reynolds (Sheriff Mike) and Levi Fiehler (Mayor Ben) talk about this unique new show. We even get into a few minor spoilers about the first episode, including how well aliens hold their liquor! WATCH RESIDENT ALIEN WEDNESDAYS AT 10PM ON SYFY! It was a very interesting nerd news week...


Ep 351 - Batwoman Season 2: Javicia Leslie Interview

She said it best, "new look, new Batwoman". Javicia Leslie joins us this week to talk about bringing Ryan Wilder to Season 2 of the series. What were her first impressions of the character, what does she love about Ryan and how does she feel about Gotham in general? She also has a great answer about representation on the series. WATCH SEASON 2 OF BATWOMAN EVERY SUNDAY ON THE CW! In addition to that, it's another double review week! We'll give our thoughts on both WandaVision and Batman:...


Ep 350 - Batwoman & Prodigal Son: Meagan Tandy & Frank Harts Interviews

It's a double dose of TV heroes this week! First up, we're talking about the highly anticipated second season of Batwoman with Meagan Tandy! Where are Sophie's emotions heading into this season? Does it feel like a fresh start? What does Javicia Leslie bring to the show? We ask her about that and so much more! WATCH SEASON 2 OF BATWOMAN BEGINNING SUNDAY, JANUARY 17TH ON THE CW! Next up, we continue to talk about Season 2 of Fox's Prodigal Son by welcoming Frank Harts back to the show. We...


Ep 349 - Prodigal Son Season 2: Chris Fedak & Sam Sklaver Interview

You waited an extra few months for the Fall TV season, and it's finally beginning! We're starting off with Fox's Prodigal Son, talking to showrunners Chris Fedak and Sam Sklaver. We had to ask them about that incredible Season 1 finale, how it will immediately impact Season 2, if we'll see any true to life elements of today's society in the series and much more. Plus, hear the guys talk about their talented (and apparently scary) writer's room. WATCH THE SEASON 2 PREMIERE OF PRODIGAL SON ON...


Best Interview Moments of 2020 & Wonder Woman 1984 Review

Happy New Year! I know you might not want to look back on 2020, but we did have some pretty great interview moments that we'd like to share. Our annual tradition includes names like Neil Jackson (DC's Stargirl), April Bowlby (Doom Patrol), Amalia Holm (Motherland: Fort Salem), Bradley James (The Liberator) and many more. Hear some great insight into some of the best movies, TV series and comics of the past year. As an added bonus, this show also features our SPOILER FILLED review of Wonder...