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Watch! Comic Book Club: Axel Alonso and Al Madrigal

On this week’s episode of our video show for The Nerdist Channel, Axel Alonso (EIC, Marvel Comics) and Al Madrigal (The Daily Show) find out that they’re the same person:

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Comic Book Club: Axel Alonso and Al Madrigal

Axel Alonso (EIC, Marvel Comics) and Al Madrigal (The Daily Show) came on the show to talk about ‘Avengers vs. X-Men’ and their comedy career respectively, and then it turned out they were the exact same guy. Also, Axel tells a crazy story about being on a fishing boat.

This Week’s Stack: Invincible #90, Swamp Thing #8, Daredevil #10.1

Week in Geek:

* Ben Kingsley is the villain in ‘Iron Man 3,’ but who exactly is he playing?

* Captain America 2 to hit theaters on April 4, 2014! That’s a long time from now!

* For only $125, you can have an action figure with your face on it. Finally, a body like Arnold with your Denzel face.

* Is Disney working on a Marvel animated movie?

Photo Gallery: CBC w/Axel Alonso and Al Madrigal

Missed our show with Axel Alonso and Al Madrigal last week? Don’t worry, we’ll have the video and audio cast up on Wednesday; but until then, you can browse a gallery shot by Broadway Video’s Mallory Schwartz:

AL MADRIGAL (The Daily Show) and AXEL ALONSO (EIC, Marvel Comics) – Live, This Tuesday!

First of all: did you guys check out our amazing first show on The Nerdist Channel? Right here, babies: http://youtu.be/xO0t-E1Jv1o

But more importantly, this week’s show at Pianos is PACKED:

Tuesday, April 10th – 7:30pm
Tickets: FREE!
Pianos NYC
158 Ludlow Street
Between Stanton and Rivington

AL MADRIGAL (The Daily Show)
AXEL ALONSO (EIC, Marvel Comics)


– The show is now totally FREE! And it starts a half hour earlier at 7:30PM!

– We are going to be giving away EVEN MORE COMICS! Everybody rides!

-The show will be taped by BROADWAY VIDEO and posted every WEDNESDAY on the NERDIST youtube channel. Go Subscribe!


-There is an awesome bar IN THE ROOM!

PLUS, free comics, and a $25 gift certificate to Midtown Comics! Holy cow!

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Come on down to the live show and be a part of the Podcast and Taping!