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A Guide to the Biggest Panels – The Hollywood Reporter



This month’s San Diego Comedian-Con is shaping as much as be extra low-key, at the least when it comes to reveals from Hollywood studios. Solely a handful of main movie and TV gamers shall be shelling out to convey expertise to the conference, with Paramount’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Starz’s John Wick prequel The Continental among the many movie and TV highlights.

The choice for gamers similar to Marvel and Warner Bros. to skip comes because the writers strike rages on, monetary struggles tighten belts throughout Hollywood and the specter of an actors strike looms.

Notably, this would be the first time since 2011 that neither Marvel Studios nor DC’s movie division will host a Corridor H panel. Marvel has lengthy stated it might not come until it may actually ship new materials (it laid out expansive plans final yr and has put a number of movies on maintain amid the writers strike), whereas DC is in a rebuilding section as new studio bosses James Gunn and Peter Safran plot a brand new slate that may start rolling out in 2025.

Nonetheless, whereas large panels at Corridor H seize essentially the most headlines, solely a small share of attendees really go to the conference for that. Corridor H holds 6,500 folks, whereas an estimated 160,000 attend annually.

In some methods, this yr could discover Comedian-Con going again to its roots. Comedian-Con launched in 1970 as a distinct segment occasion for comedian e-book followers and collectors, and over the previous decade bloomed right into a mainstream occasion with A-list stars and divulges from the most important motion pictures on the earth.

Thursday’s panels embrace Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem, Undertaking Okay, What We Do within the Shadows, Archer and Anthony Mackie-starring Twisted Metallic.

Equally, a few of Friday’s embrace Invincible, John Wick prequel The Continental, Rick & Morty, Photo voltaic Opposites and an look from Jamie Lee Curtis, who shall be selling her graphic novel Mom Nature, which is ready to be become a horror movie.

On Saturday, followers can count on a Corridor H look from Legendary Leisure (particulars nonetheless TBA), in addition to a That ’70s Present twenty fifth anniversary panel, a have a look at Hulu’s Futurama reboot, a dialog among the many Abbott Elementary solid and a dialogue about William Shatner’s profession, hosted by the icon himself.

Learn on for highlights from the world of movie and TV on the conference.

Thursday, July 20

Max Unique Animation
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Ballroom 20

Titles getting new seems embrace Journey Time spinoff Journey Time: Fionna & Cake; Younger Love, primarily based on the characters from Matthew A. Cherry’s Oscar-winning brief, Hair Love; and a preview of season 4 of Harley Quinn.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Corridor H

The upcoming animated characteristic voice stars Hannibal Buress (Genghis Frog), Rose Byrne (Leatherhead), John Cena (Rocksteady), Jackie Chan (Splinter), Ice Dice (Superfly), Natasia Demetriou (Wingnut), Ayo Edebiri (April O’Neil), Giancarlo Esposito (Baxter Stockman), Submit Malone (Ray Fillet), Seth Rogen (Bebop), Paul Rudd (Mondo Gecko), Maya Rudolph (Cynthia Utrom); alongside Micah Abbey (Donatello), Shamon Brown Jr. (Michelangelo), Nicolas Cantu (Leonardo), and Brady Midday (Raphael).

12:45-1:45 p.m., Ballroom 20
CBS and Paramount+ convey the Rose McIver-Utkarsh Ambudkar supernatural sitcom to Comedian-Con.

Undertaking Okay
1-2 p.m., Corridor H

India’s big-budget sci-fi epic will get the highlight. The characteristic is hoping to launch a cinematic universe.

Discuss To Me
4:15-5:15 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

A24 acquired the horror characteristic out of Sundance, and filmmakers Danny and Michael Philippou (a.okay.a. YouTubers RackaRacka) shall be joined by stars Sophie Wilde, Joe Fowl, Alexandra Jensen and Zoe Terakes.

Wheel of Time
2-3 p.m., Ballroom 20

The Amazon sequence returns for a second season.

Twisted Metallic
3:15 p.m.-4:15 p.m., Ballroom 20

Anthony Mackie, Stephanie Beatriz, Thomas Haden Church, Will Arnett and Joe Seanoa star within the Peacock online game adaptation.

What We Do within the Shadows
4:30-5:30 p.m., Ballroom 20

The FX sequence will showcase a brand new episode of the vampire-centric present.

5:45-6:45 p.m., Ballroom 20

Forward of its 14th and closing season, the FXX comedy will host a panel and a screening.

Friday, July 21

Tiny Toons Looniversity
10-11 a.m., Indigo Ballroom

The upcoming reboot of Tiny Toon Adventures will observe Looney Tunes characters into their faculty years at Acme Looniversity.

My Adventures With Superman
11 a.m.-12 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

Solid and crew of Grownup Swim’s latest comedy journey will talk about acquainted pals and foes who audiences will see in season one of many sequence and past.

Administrators on Directing Collider Panel
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Corridor H

The panel will characteristic filmmakers David Leitch (Fall Man), Gareth Edwards (The Creator) and Justin Simien (Haunted Mansion) in an in-depth dialog concerning the craft of directing.

Teenage Euthanasia: Season 2
12-1 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

The solid and crew of the Max present will look again on the apocalyptic close to future and share an unique have a look at the brand new season.

Good Omens: The Ineffable Season 2
12:30-1:30 p.m., Ballroom 20

Attendees will get a sneak peek on the anticipated return of Michael Sheen’s angel Aziraphale and David Tennant’s demon Crowley forward of the Prime Video premiere July 28

Jamie Lee Curtis’ Mom Nature: A Candid Dialogue of Her All-New Graphic Novel/Film
1-2 p.m., Room 6A

Curtis will debut and go behind the scenes of her eco-horror graphic novel, which is ready to be become a movie.

Metalocalypse: Military of the Doomstar
1-2 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

The solid and crew of the animated R-rated film, primarily based on the hit Grownup Swim sequence, discuss all issues Metalocalypse and preview some clips from the movie.

The Strolling Lifeless Universe
1-3:30 p.m., Corridor H

Followers will get unique first seems in any respect issues The Strolling Lifeless.

Rick and Morty tenth Anniversary
2-3 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

The solid and crew will have fun 10 years of the hit Grownup Swim animated sequence and share a primary have a look at the upcoming seventh season (sans Justin Roiland).

Peacock’s The Continental: From the World of John Wick
3-4 p.m., Ballroom 20

Audiences will get an unique first have a look at the prequel sequence, which explores the origin of the enduring hotel-for-assassins on the coronary heart of the blockbuster motion franchise.

Photo voltaic Opposites
3-4 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

The aliens get collectively to share a primary have a look at the upcoming fourth season of the Hulu sequence.

Courageous Warriors Leisure Weekly Panel
4-5 p.m., Corridor H

A panel of actors will talk about the thrills of enjoying iconic characters, the variations between who they’re and who they painting, and the highs and lows of their careers.

The Nice North
4-5 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

The Lone Moose household returns for a brand new have a look at the fourth season of FOX’s Alaskan journey sequence.

Gen V
4:15-5:15 p.m., Ballroom 20

Prime Video reveals its anticipated new sequence from the world of The Boys with members of the previous, who will talk about the upcoming faculty spinoff for the primary time.

Bob’s Burgers
5-6 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

The Emmy-winning animated sequence returns to Comedian-Con with a primary have a look at an upcoming episode earlier than it airs on FOX this fall.

A Dialog with the Solid and Creator of Prime Video’s Invincible
5:45-6:45 p.m., Room 6BCF

Robert Kirkman, solid and crew of Prime Video’s animated sequence hit the stage to interrupt information and talk about key storylines from the anticipated season two.

Sharknado tenth Anniversary
7-8 p.m., Room 6BCF

Sharknado creators and different shock panelists will come collectively to announce a one-night theatrical launch of the cult basic with never-before-seen kills and thrills.

Justice League: Warworld
Sep 11 p.m., Ballroom 20

Warner Bros.’ Animation will premiere its all-new, feature-length, R-rated movie, which sees Batman, Surprise Girl and Superman in mysterious lands with no reminiscence of how they arrived or who they’re. There can even be a panel dialogue and viewers Q&A.

Saturday, July 22

Dungeons & Dragons: An Animated Anniversary
10-11 a.m., Room 6DE

A number of the voice solid and crew talk about the legendary sport’s fortieth anniversary as a Saturday morning cartoon.

That ’70s Present twenty fifth Anniversary
10-11 a.m., Indigo Ballroom

Debra Jo Rupp and Kurtwood Smith talk about 25 years of the enduring present and its affect on their careers, adopted by a fan Q&A.

Snoopy Stay It Up on Apple TV+
10:30-11:30 a.m., Room 6BCF

Attendees will get a sneak peek of 2024’s Camp Snoopy, which can observe the adventures (and misadventures) of Snoopy and his Beagle Scouts at summer time camp. The panel can even embrace an unique reveal of recent Peanuts initiatives.

11-11:45 a.m., Ballroom 20

Catch the world premiere of the sci-fi animated sequence earlier than new episodes hit Hulu on July 24.

Legendary Leisure
11 a.m.-12 p.m., Corridor H


Heels Season 2 Preview
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

Heels solid together with Stephen Amell, Alexander Ludwig and Alison Luff, amongst others, talk about the small-town sports activities drama sequence primarily based on a wrestling league in Georgia.

American Dad!
12-12:45 p.m., Ballroom 20

Get a have a look at the enjoyable the Smith household has in retailer earlier than new episodes of the Emmy-winning sequence return to TBS within the fall.

Gala Movie: Ghosts of Smash
12:15-1:15 p.m., Corridor H

Battle Island and Gala movies will current a behind-the-scenes have a look at the dystopian future world of the upcoming sequence, which incorporates voice performing from Tony Revolori, Okay-Pop star AleXa and Josh Keaton, simply to call a number of.

Abbott Elementary Class in Session
12:30-1:30 p.m., Indigo Ballroom

The celebrities of ABC’s Emmy-winning sitcom take the stage to debate the breakout hit.

First Take a look at Orphan Black: Echoes
12:30-1:30 p.m., Room 6A

Followers will get an unique first have a look at the sequence set in the identical world as Orphan Black and starring Krysten Ritter.

X-Males: The Animated Collection thirty first Anniversary
12:30-1:30 p.m., Room 5AB

A number of the crew of the animated sequence talk about their behind-the-scenes experiences.

Household Man
12:45-1:30 p.m., Ballroom 20

The fan-favorite sequence returns to Comedian-Con to have fun one of many longest-running exhibits on tv, with over 400 episodes and extra coming to FOX this fall.

Star Trek Universe
1:30-3 p.m., Corridor H

One other Comedian-Con, one other Star Trek panel. This yr’s will characteristic unique content material from Star Trek: Discovery, Star Trek: Decrease Decks and Star Trek: Unusual New Worlds.

Take a Leap into the World of NBC’s Quantum Leap
1:45-2:45 p.m., Room 6A

Stars Raymond Lee, Caitlin Bassett and Ernie Hudson premiere an unique teaser of season two, talk about the previous season and sit up for the following one.

thirty fifth Anniversary: My Neighbor Totoro
2-3 p.m., Room 9

Hirokatsu Kihara tells Totoro’s story behind Studio Ghibli and exhibits items of unique, behind-the-scenes artwork.

The Dragon Prince: All Aboard for Season 5
2:45-3:45 p.m., Room 6BCF

Be part of the solid, crew and creators of the Netflix sequence for a particular neighborhood celebration and an open Q&A.

Anne Rice’s Interview with the Vampire Season 2
3:45-4:45 p.m., Ballroom 20

Followers will get an unique first have a look at the second season of the sequence, starring Recreation of Thrones alum Jacob Anderson.

From The Darkish Knight to Depend Crowley: David Dastmalchian’s Journey from Comedian Guide Film Actor to Comedian Guide Creator
4:15-5:15 p.m., Room 6DE

Dastmalchian will lead the room in a dialog about his journey from being a fan of comedian books to starring in movie diversifications of them, whereas additionally creating them.

William Shatner: You Can Name Me Invoice
4:30-6 p.m., Corridor H

Shatner, You Can Name Me Invoice documentary director, Legion M execs and a few shock company will partake in a vigorous chat concerning the icon’s illustrious profession and his current journey to house.

Legend of the White Dragon
5:30-6:30 p.m., Room 6 DE

Audiences will see an unique clip of Jason David Frank’s upcoming, extremely anticipated movie throughout this panel, which additionally features a Q&A with some castmembers afterward.

Babylon 5: The Street House
6:30-8:30 p.m., 6BCF

Warner Bros. Uncover celebrates the thirtieth anniversary of the Babylon 5 franchise with the world premiere of the seventh installment, adopted by a panel dialogue and Q&A with solid and filmmakers.

Ponyo fifteenth Anniversary Screening, Hosted by Sizzling Matter
6:45-8:45 p.m., Room 6DE

Sizzling Matter presents a particular screening of the heartwarming trendy basic from Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli.

See the total schedule right here.

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