Here is a room breakdown of the Programming Schedule for Indigo Ballroom, situated in the Hilton Bayfront Hotel, for San Diego Comic-Con 2017!
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From the ominous horns of JAWS to the inspiring theme for STAR WARS, music has always been an important supporting character in movies. For the superhero genre, the music reflects these emotions and more. This panel offers a behind-the-scenes look at the music of today’s biggest superhero film and TV projects, with unreleased film clips and never-before-heard music. Participating composers include Mark Isham (CLOAK & DAGGER), Marco Beltrami (LOGAN, THE WOLVERINE), Brian Tyler (THE MUMMY, POWER RANGERS), David Russo (GOTHAM), and Ludwig Göransson (BLACK PANTHER, DEATH WISH), moderated by Ray Costa. Posters, signed CDs, and other merchandise will be given to audience members who participate in the Q&A.
Join actor and entertainer John Barrowman (ARROW, LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, TORCHWOOD, DOCTOR WHO) for his outrageously entertaining one-man show. Ask him anything and remember . . . anything goes!
What if there were a way to insert a living consciousness into a dead person’s memories to find out their cause of death? The Freeform original series STITCHERS follows Kirsten Clark, a highly intelligent and persistent computer science student with the ability to hack into the minds of the recently deceased. Recruited into a covert government agency to be “stitched” into the memories of the dead, Kirsten and the Stitchers team investigate murders and solve mysteries. Moderated by TV Guide’s Damian Holbrook, this panel will include executive producer Jeff Schechter with series stars Emma Ishta, Kyle Harris, Ritesh Rajan, and Damon Dayoub. See an exclusive clip from the next week’s episode!
In the summer season of SHADOWHUNTERS, the rift between the Shadowhunters and Downworlders grows larger and the team and their Downworlder friends and lovers are put in the middle of the dangerous divide. Torn between the Clave’s rules and what they feel is right, Clary, Jace, Alec, and Isabelle struggle to help forge a new beginning. Relationships will be tested, a new Shadowhunter named Sebastian has joined the fray, and the Seelie Queen will step out of the shadows. Moderated by IGN.com’s Matt Fowler, panelists include executive producers Todd Slavkin, Darren Swimmer, and Matt Hastings, with series stars Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood, Alberto Rosende, Emeraude Toubia, Matthew Daddario, Isaiah Mustafa, and Harry Shum Jr. Freeform will show an exclusive clip from an upcoming episode and give new information on season 3.
The cast of COLONY and executive producers Carlton Cuse (Lost) and Ryan Condal (HERCULES) take fans “behind the wall” of the upcoming third season with a dynamic Q&A and an in-depth look back at last season’s shocking finale. The Bowman Family escaped the LA bloc by the thinnest of margins . . . but what lies beyond the Wall may reveal a greater danger!
Premiering exclusive footage from the highly anticipated new season of SYFY’s VAN HELSING. Stars Kelly Overton (TRUE BLOOD), Jonathan Scarfe (HELL OM WHEELS), Missy Peregrym (ROOKIE BLUE), Christopher Heyerdahl (TWILIGHT, TRUE BLOOD), Paul Johansson (ONE TREE HILL), Aleks Paunovic (CONTINUUM, iZOMBIE), and Rukiya Bernard will join creator/showrunner Neil LaBute (IN THE COMPANY OF MEN, HELL ON WHEELS) and executive producer Mike Frislev (FARGO, HELL ON WHEELS) in a Q&A moderated by executive producer Chad Oakes (FARGO, HELL ON WHEELS).
From SYFY and the executive producer of EUREKA, Z NATION is the critically acclaimed action-horror series and SYFY’s top-rated scripted series, currently in production for season 4. After a Zombie apocalypse decimates the world, a group of everyday heroes must transport the only known survivor of the zombie virus from New York to California, where the last functioning viral lab is waiting for his blood. Panelists include Kellita Smith (THE FIRST FAMILY), D. J. Qualls (THE NEW GUY), Keith Allan (SOCIAL NIGHTMARE), and Russell Hodgkinson (BIG FISH).
Take a trip back in time to Doctor Who’ s classic era. Peter Davison (the Fifth Doctor), Colin Baker (the Sixth Doctor), and Sophie Aldred (Ace) look back on the original run of the world’s longest-running sci-fi television show. You’ll also get a sneak peek at a newly reconstructed lost episode of the Second Doctor story “The Wheel in Space,” coming soon exclusively to BritBox, the digital streaming service with the most comprehensive collection of British programming-and home of Classic DOCTOR WHO on SVOD-in the US.
A live performance of Sonic music by master-producer, composer, and guitarist Shota Nakama with a special band. As a musical guest, legendary Sonic sound director and guitarist Jun Senoue, famed for penning many of the game series’ most popular songs will perform with them. This spellbinding experience will feature video footage as well as special arrangements of both classic and new Sonic themes at the Indigo Ballroom for a one-night only free performance for Comic-Con badge holders. Hosted by Sega and VR Con, this program should delight audiences of all ages.
(UPDATED: Fri, Jul 07, 08:49pm) Get ready to witness the power of a true hero in training. Cartoon Network is excited to bring you their newest series, OK K.O.! LET’S BE HEROES! Be the first to see exclusive content, dive into the super powered world of Lakewood Plaza Turbo, and get to know the ever-enthusiastic K.O.! Get all your hero tips from Ian-Jones Quartey (creator and voice of Rad), Toby Jones (co-executive producer), Courtenay Taylor (voice of K.O.), Kate Flannery (voice of Carol), and Dan Vader (lead writer/designer, Capybara Games). Moderated by Alanah Pearce (IGN).
Hang out with Rebecca Sugar, Steven, and the Gems and be the first to hear the latest updates from Beach City. That’s right, CN is bringing your favorite STEVEN UNIVERSE characters back to the ballroom! They’ve got never-before-seen footage, exciting announcements, and answers to all your burning questions! Okay . . . maybe not all of them. Join Rebecca Sugar (creator), Deedee Magno-Hall (voice of Pearl), Michaela Dietz (voice of Amethyst), Estelle (voice of Garnet), and A. J. Michalka (voice of Stevonnie) with half-Gem/half-human Steven Universe Zach Callison serving as half-guest/half-moderator.
Show creators Tyler, The Creator (LOITER SQUAD) and Lionel Boyce (LOITER SQUAD), producer Carl Jones (BLACK LIGHTNING), and actor Phil LaMarr (SAMURAI JACK) invite you to preview an exclusive look at their new animated series THE JELLIES!, premiering this year on Adult Swim. Moderated by Walter Newman,vice president of comedy development at Adult Swim.
Executive producers and co-creators Dan Harmon (COMMUNITY) and Justin Roiland (ADVENTURE TIME), writer/producer Ryan Ridley (COMMUNITY), and voice talent Sarah Chalke (SCRUBS) and Chris Parnell (ARCHER), invite fans to an inside look at the highly anticipated third season of RICK AND MORTY, premiering this summer on Adult Swim. Moderated by Brian “Q” Quinn (IMPRACTICAL JOKERS).
Walkers and bawk-bawkers collide this year when the RC crew arrives with an exclusive sneak preview of the upcoming season including the ROBOT CHICKEN WALKING DEAD SPECIAL: LOOK’S WHO’S WALKING! Co-creator/executive producer Matthew Senreich, executive producer/co-head writer Tom Root,executive producer/co-head writer Doug Goldstein, actor/writer Breckin Meyer (FRANKLIN & BASH), writer/director Tom Sheppard, creator/writer/executive producer Robert Kirkman (THE WALKING DEAD), and showrunner Scott M. Gimple (THE WALKING DEAD) will be on hand for the fun, and who knows which surprise guests might “walker” onstage? Perhaps a guest who can write better puns than that. Moderated by Keith Crofford, senior vice president of production for Adult Swim.
It was a unanimous victory last time, but Iron Mike Tyson is taking on Comic-Con again, and this rematch is sure to live up to all the hype. Currently in its third season of solving mysteries, the Mike Tyson Mystery Team has all-new episodes airing on Adult Swim. Join Mike Tyson, fellow voice cast member Rachel Ramras (THE LOONEY TOONS SHOW), and producer Hugh Davidson (THE LOONEY TOONS SHOW) for an exclusive look at upcoming episodes. Moderated by Matt Fowler, TV writer for IGN
Creator and executive producer Loren Bouchard, executive producer Jim Dauterive, and the hilarious cast from the Emmy Award-winning animated FOX series BOB’S BURGERS —including H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman, John Roberts, Kristen Schaal and Larry Murphy—will have you howling with laughter with never-before-seen footage, followed by a Q&A panel discussion.
ARCHER is FXX’s Emmy Award-winning animated half-hour comedy, known (and praised!) for rebooting itself year after year. Season 8 revolved around the hardboiled private eye Sterling Archer and his quest to find his partner’s killer in 1947 Los Angeles. With that case now closed, what could Archer’s next adventure possibly be? A very special secret guest, plus the voice cast of H. Jon Benjamin, Aisha Tyler, Jessica Walter, Chris Parnell, Judy Greer, Amber Nash, and Lucky Yates, executive producer Matt Thompson and co-executive producer Casey Willis discuss bringing this animated series to life.
The 29th annual Eisner Awards (the “Oscars” of the comics industry) honor comics creators and works in 30 categories. Presenters for the gala ceremony include actor/comedian Danny Pudi (COMMUNITY), writer/actor Thomas Lennon (RENO 911), WONDER WOMAN movie scribe Jason Fuchs, iZOMBIE creator Chris Roberson, WATCHMEN co-creator Dave Gibbons, British TV host Jonathan Ross, and Comic-Con special guests Gail Simone, Brian Selznick, Jonathan Maberry, and Paul Dini. Other prestigious awards to be given out include the Russ Manning Promising Newcomer Award, the Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award, the Bill Finger Award for Excellence in Comics Writing, and the Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award.
Start Saturday morning the way you’re supposed to-with cartoons! Voice talent heavy hitters Bob Bergen, Jeff Bergman, and Kari Wahlgren discuss iconic LOONEY TUNES and Hanna-Barbera characters and their latest roles in Boomerang’s new classics like NEW LOONEY TUNES and DOROTHY AND THE WIZARD OF OZ. There will be games for the kids, trivia for the animation experts, prizes for everyone, and a first look at the newest show coming to Boomerang, WACKY RACES! That’s not all, folks: Attendees will receive a 30-day free trial to the new Boomerang premium streaming service!
The Rustbucket has traveled far and wide to deliver Ben and his trusty alien heroes to sunny San Diego! CN has so much to share about what’s new, new, new, new with the show, the app, and the toys. They’ll have a lot of fun along the way with games and giveaways, so set your Omnitrix to hero time! Panelists include Greg Cipes (voice of Stinkfly), John DiMaggio (voice of Four Arms), Montse Hernandez (voice of Gwen), Roger Craig Smith (voice of Diamondhead), Tara Strong (voice of Ben Tennyson), John Fang (executive producer), Joe Casey (writer/creator, Man of Action Studios), and moderator Eric Bauza.
THE ORIGINALS returns for a fifth season with more supernatural intrigue, romance, and bloodshed in The Big Easy. Join executive producer Julie Plec and series stars for a special video presentation followed by a Q&A. From Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with My So-Called Company, Alloy Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television, and CBS Television Studios, TTHE ORIGINALS will air mid-season on The CW. THE ORIGINALS: THE COMPLETE FOURTH SEASON is available now on digital and will be released on Blu-ray and DVD on August 29.
Set two generations before the destruction of the legendary Man of Steel’s home planet, KRYPTON follows Superman’s grandfather (Cameron Cuffe of THE HALCYON, FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS) – whose House of El was ostracized and shamed – as he fights to redeem his family’s honor and save his beloved world from chaos. Based on DC characters, KRYPTON is from Warner Horizon Scripted Television and is executive produced by David S. Goyer (MAN OF STEEL, BATMAN VS SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE, The DARK KNIGHT trilogy) through his Phantom Four banner. Damian Kindler (SLEEPY HOLLOW) will serve as executive producer and showrunner. KRYPTON, based on characters created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, published by DC, will debut in 2018 on SYFY.
The climactic events of the LUCIFER season finale left us wondering where in the world is Lucifer and how did he get his wings back? Join the series stars and executive producers Joe Henderson (WHITE COLLAR) and Ildy Modrovich (CSI: MIAMI) for a special video presentation and Q&A where they’ll discuss the sizzling second season and what’s in store for LUCIFER in season 3. From Jerry Bruckheimer Television in association with Warner Bros. Television and based upon characters created by Neal Gaiman, Sam Kieth, and Mike Dringenberg for Vertigo from DC Entertainment, LUCIFER returns for its third season this fall, airing Mondays 8/7c on FOX. LUCIFER: THE COMPETE SECOND SEASON is available now on digital and will be released on Blu-ray and DVD on August 22.
GOTHAM’ s origin story continues to unfold, and as the show enters its fourth season, the stakes will be higher than ever! With the Court of Owls decimated, the aftermath of the Tetch virus crippling the city, and every (surviving) villain in Gotham’s underworld jockeying for power, Jim Gordon and the GCPD will have their hands full. And that’s just the beginning! What threat does Ra’s al Ghul pose, and will Penguin regain his title as the King of Gotham? What new villains are in store for season 4, and what does Bruce Wayne’s season finale reveal mean for Gotham City and his ultimate destiny? Be among the first to see what’s in store for season 4 in a special video presentation followed by a Q&A with series stars and producers. From Warner Bros. Television, GOTHAM returns this fall with all-new episodes on its new night, Thursdays at 8/7c on FOX. GOTHAM:THE COMPETE SECOND SEASON is available now on digital and will be released on Blu-ray and DVD on August 29.
Don’t miss your chance to get an inside look at SYFY’s breakout series. The stakes have never been higher after a powerful season 2 finale left the world without magic. Join the cast and creators as they look back on last season and provide a glimpse into what’s in store for Quentin and his friends.
The cast and creators of SYFY’s critically acclaimed series are back to discuss last season’s most shocking moments and give an inside look at what to expect from season 3. Based on the Hugo-nominated book series by James S. Corey, THE EXPANSE takes place hundreds of years in the future after humans have colonized the solar system.
Help the cast of the groundbreaking web series THE GUILD celebrate their 10th anniversary! Felicia Day, Sandeep Parikh, Jeff Lewis, Robin Thorsen, Vince Caso, and Amy Okuda are joined by director Sean Becker to reminisce and catch up with fans. Moderated by THE GUILD producer Kim Evey.
Created by UCB alums Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, BROAD CITY is an odd-couple comedy about two best friends navigating their twenties in New York City. They’re broke, flawed, and don’t shy away from the sticky situations NYC throws at them-they dive right into the muck. Last season saw Abbi and Ilana dealing with a whole new slew of everyday challenges including a trip to the DMV, new hookups, visiting Abbi’s dad, and a rat in the apartment. Now it’s time for these NYC broads to head to San Diego! Co-creators, writers, and stars Abbi and Ilana will give audiences a sneak peek of the new season returning this August. The BROAD CITY girls take you inside the writers’ room for a vibrant discussion of what goes on behind the scenes. BROAD CITY returns for season 4 this August on Comedy Central. YAAAS!