The best nerdy nerd nerds on the big and small screen.
1. Egon Spengler (Ghostbusters 1 and 2).
"Try to imagine all life as you know it stopping instantaneously and every molecule in your body exploding at the speed of light"
2. Doc Brown (Back to the Future Trilogy).
"Let me show you my plan for sending you home. Please excuse the crudity of this model, I didn't have the time to build it to scale or to paint it. [reveals intricate tabletop model of the town square]"
3. Seth Brundle (The Fly).
Genius physicist, inventor, twitchy, tweed jackets...
4. Steve Wiebe (The King Of Kong).
Devoting your life to beating the Donkey Kong world record is pretty nerdy.
5. Comic Book Guy (The Simpsons).
"I've spent my entire life doing nothing but collecting comic books...and now there's only time to say...Life well spent!"
6. Mulder and Scully (X-Files).
They spend their days investigating extra-terrestrial and paranormal activity…
7. Moss (IT Crowd).
"You see the driver hooks a function by patching the system call table, so it's not safe to unload it unless another thread's about to jump in there and do its stuff, and you don't want to end up in the middle of invalid memory...hello?"
8. Donatello (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles).
9. Doctor Sam Beckett (Quantum Leap).
10. Sheldon (The Big Bang Theory).
"You have about as much chance of going out with Penny as the Hubble Telescope has of finding that at the center of each black hole there's a little man with a flashlight trying to find the circuit breaker"