COMIC CON 2013 Lineup
It’s never too early for Comic Con news. Just like last year all 4 days are already sold out. On the plus side news is just starting to trickle in at Seat42f on which shows and movies will and won’t be at Comic Con this year. Check back for more updates as all of the studios and networks are starting to have their big Comic Con meetings. Complete details should start to roll out over the next few weeks. We will continue to update this list as we get word on other shows and movies making the trip to San Diego Comic Con 2013.
San Diego Comic-Con International 2013 begins on Thursday, July 18 and ends on Sunday, July 21
TV SHOWS ATTENDING COMIC-CON 2013
The Big Bang Theory – Hall H
Game Of Thrones – Hall H
How I Met Your Mother
It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia
Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Once Upon A Time
Once Upon A Time In Wonderland
Person Of Interest
Sons Of Anarchy
The Tomorrow People
The Vampire Diaries
The Venture Bros
The Walking Dead – Hall H
COMIC-CON 2013 SCHEDULE
THURSDAY, JULY 18th
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST : 12:00-12:45pm : Ballroom 20 : Paging all Beasties! Kristin Kreuk (Smallville) and Jay Ryan (Terra Nova) along with executive producers Jennifer Levin (Without a Trace) andSherri Cooper (Brothers and Sisters) invite all #Beasties to join them for an exclusive discussion of what is ahead for #VinCat and the sophomore season of the breakout fan-favorite series from The CW network. The cast and producers have a special surprise for fans at the panel which will be moderated by Jenna Busch from Fanhattan.com.
DEXTER : Hall H from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m Featured panelists include, but are not limited to series star and executive producer Michael C. Hall, and series stars Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas, James Remar, and special guest star Yvonne Strahovski. Also appearing are executive producers John Goldwyn, Sara Colleton, Scott Buck and Manny Coto. The DEXTER panel session will be presented on the first day of the world-famous gathering in San Diego on Thursday, July 18th.
HANNIBAL : 6:45pm-7:45pm Room 6A : The panel, entitled “Hannibal: Feed Your Fear,” will feature Emmy Award-winning executive producer Bryan Fuller (“Pushing Daisies”), director David Slade (The Twilight Saga: Eclipse), Martha De Laurentiis (Red Dragon), and star Hugh Dancy (playing Agent Will Graham) as they discuss key behind-the-scenes moments from the first season of the groundbreaking NBC drama. The panel will also discuss the future for “Hannibal” and reveal a few Season Two elements.
INTELLIGENCE : 10:00-11:00am : Ballroom 20 : Josh Holloway (Lost) makes his highly anticipated return to television in the new CBS series INTELLIGENCE, with co-stars Meghan Ory (Once Upon a Time) and Marg Helgenberger (CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION). Be the first to see the world premiere of the first episode, followed by a panel discussion with series stars and executive producers Michael Seitzman (North Country), René Echevarria (Terra Nova, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine) and Tripp Vinson. The panel discussion will be moderated by Debra Birnbaum, President and Editor in Chief, TV Guide Magazine.
MAD : Get a glimpse behind the MADness with MAD television producers Kevin Shinick and Mark Marek.
MURDER POLICE : From David Goodman (Family Guy) and Jason Ruiz, this new animated FOX series follows a dedicated, but inept detective, Manuel Sanchez, and his colleagues – some perverted, some corrupt, some just plain lazy – in a twisted city precinct. Panelists David Goodman, Jason Ruiz, Will Sasso (The Three Stooges, MADtv), Chi McBride (Golden Boy, Hawthorne, Human Target), Peter Atencio (Key and Peele), and Justina Machado (Welcome to the Family, Private Practice, Six Feet Under) will unveil a sneak peek at footage, followed by a fan Q&A session.
STAR CROSSED : 11:00-12:00pm : Ballroom 20 : It’s a war of the worlds when an epic “Romeo and Juliet” romance ignites between a human girl and an alien boy, as he and others of his kind (Atrians), are integrated into a suburban high school after being banished for ten years. As this romance causes a violent encounter between their two families, can this couple’s love – and peace between the species – survive? Join Matt Lanter (90210, Star Wars: The Clone Wars), Aimee Teegarden (Friday Night Lights), Grey Damon (Secret Circle, Nine Lives of Chloe King) along with executive producers Adele Lim (One Tree Hill), Meredith Averill (THE GOOD WIFE), Josh Appelbaum and Andre Nemec (Mission Impossible, Alias), and Scott Rosenberg (Gone In 60 Seconds, Con Air) for a first-look at a futuristic story of forbidden love,STAR-CROSSED, from The CW network. The panel discussion will be moderated by TVLine’s Meg Masters.
THE BLACKLIST : 3:00pm Room 6A : Who: James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff and executive producers Jon Bokenkamp, John Eisendrath and John Fox
For decades, ex-government agent Raymond “Red” Reddington (James Spader) has been one of the FBI’s Most Wanted fugitives. Now, he’s mysteriously surrendered to the FBI with an explosive offer: He will help catch a long-thought-dead terrorist under the condition that he speaks only to Elizabeth “Liz” Keen (Megan Boone), an FBI profiler fresh out of Quantico. Liz soon discovers that Red has compiled a secret list of criminals over the years: a “blacklist” of politicians, mobsters, spies, and international terrorists. He will help catch them all … with the caveat that Liz continues to work as his partner.
TEEN WOLF : 6:00-7:00pm : Ballroom 20 : “Teen Wolf” cast members Tyler Posey, Dylan O’Brien, Tyler Hoechlin, Crystal Reed, Holland Roden, Daniel Sharman, Max Carver, Charlie Carver and Executive Producer Jeff Davis are taking Comic-Con by storm again, and giving fans an exclusive first-look at an all-new trailer, along with the latest scoop from season three during the Q&A session. Jarett Wieselman, Editorial Director of ET Online, will moderate the panel.
WILFRED : 4:00-5:00pm: Indigo (Hilton Bayfront) : Screening and Q&A: Elijah Wood stars as “Ryan,” a young man struggling unsuccessfully to make his way in the world until he forms a unique friendship with “Wilfred,” his neighbor’s canine pet, played by Jason Gann, who co-created and starred in the Australian version of Wilfred in 2007. While everyone else sees Wilfred as just a dog, Ryan sees a crude and surly man in cheap dog suit. Join Jason Gann with Wilfred co-stars Fiona Gubelmann and Dorian Brown as well as showrunners Eli Jorné and Reed Agnew and executive producer David Zuckerman as they discuss bringing this unique, live-action comedy to life. Moderator: TBD.
BLACK SAILS SCREENING : 8:30PM Reading Cinemas 701 5th Avenue – Click To RSVP
DIVERGENT – Hall H
ENDER’S GAME – Hall H
FRIDAY, JULY 19th
THE 100 : 12:45pm : Room 6BCF : 97 years ago, Earth was devastated by a nuclear apocalypse, and mankind was nearly destroyed. The only survivors were the inhabitants of 12 international space stations that were in orbit at the time. The stations came together to form the Ark, but with resources dwindling and population growth soaring, the decision is made to send The 100, a group of juvenile delinquents, to the surface to test whether Earth is once again habitable.
ALMOST HUMAN : In the near future, technology and crime will increase so quickly that law enforcement will not be able to keep up. To maintain order and keep the public safe, all police officers must partner with highly evolved human-like-androids known as synthetics. From J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Production and Fringe executive producer J.H. Wyman, Almost Human is the story of Detective John Kennex (Karl Urban – Star Trek), and his life-like android partner Dorian (Michael Ealy – Underworld Awakening).
ARCHER : 5:00pm-6:00pm Indigo (Hilton Bayfront) : Screening and Q&A: Archer is an animated comedy that revolves around the International Secret Intelligence Service (ISIS) and its employees who use every covert operation and global crisis as another excuse to undermine, sabotage and betray each other for personal gain. Join the voice cast of H. Jon Benjamin, Aisha Tyler, Chris Parnell, Amber Nash and Lucky Yates, plus series creator Adam Reed and executive producer Matt Thompson as they discuss bringing this animated series to life. . Moderator: TBD.
THE BIG BANG THEORY : In a panel sure to be filled with debate and discussion — and more than a few surprises — executive producers Steven Molaro and Bill Prady and the writers of The Big Bang Theory take fans behind the scenes of TV’s #1 comedy.
BOB’S BURGERS : Creator and executive producer Loren Bouchard, executive producer Jim Dauterive and the always entertaining cast including H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman, John Roberts, Kristen Schaal and Larry Murphy will be serving up hilarious never-before-seen footage followed by a Q&A panel discussion
BONES : Creator and Executive Producer Hart Hanson, executive producer Stephen Nathan and David Boreanaz return to Comic-Con to discuss what’s in store for Booth and Brennan and screen a reel of never-before-seen footage from the upcoming season, followed by a Q&A panel discussion.
BRICKLEBERRY : Creators and executive producers Waco O’Guin and Roger Black, executive producer Zac Moncrief, along with David Herman (Office Space), Tom Kenny (SpongeBob SquarePants), Jerry Minor (Anchorman) and Natasha Leggero (Community, Burning Love) will abe on hand to premiere a hysterical episode from its second season followed by a Q&A panel discussion.
CHILDRENS HOSPITAL : Creator/star Rob Corddry and executive producers David Wain and Jonathan Stern join cast members Lake Bell, Erinn Hayes, Ken Marino and Rob Huebel for a sneak peek of the show’s upcoming fifth season.
DEFIANCE : 10:30-11:30am Room 6A : Earth has changed, and entertainment will never be the same. Join Grant Bowler (Nolan), Julie Benz (Amanda Rosewater), Stephanie Leonidas (Irisa), Tony Curran (Datak Tarr), Jaime Murray (Stahma Tarr), Jesse Rath (Alak Tarr), Executive Producer Kevin Murphy and more from Syfy’s groundbreaking multi-platform series as they discuss the overwhelming success of Defiance (the show and game) and share exclusive details from the second season. Moderated by Maureen Ryan, TV Critic for Huffington Post.
HAVEN : 3:00pm-4:00pm Room 6DE
HELIX : 11:45-12:45pm Room 6A : Leave sunny San Diego behind for an icy chill as the team behind Helix (Executive Produced by Battlestar Galactica’s Ronald D. Moore) discusses Syfy’s hotly anticipated new series. Get an inside look at the thriller about a mysterious outbreak at a desolate Artic outpost. The truth will spread! Moderated by Entertainment Weekly’s Geoff Boucher.
FALLING SKIES : 4:30-5:30pm Room 6BCF : TNT’s epic drama Falling Skies, one of basic cable’s top-rated dramas, is bringing the 2nd Mass and its alien resistance fighters back to San Diego Comic-Con for a panel Q&A, autograph session and exclusive look at what’s ahead for the remainder of its third season. The Falling Skies panel will feature series stars Noah Wyle, Moon Bloodgood, Will Patton, Drew Roy, Connor Jessup, Colin Cunningham and Sarah Carter, along with executive producers Remi Aubuchon and Greg Beeman. Sci-fi fan favorite and series guest star Doug Jones will round out the panel. Wil Wheaton will serve as the moderator for the panel session on Friday, July 19th at the San Diego Convention Center. An autograph signing will follow at the Dark Horse booth.
MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. : 1:45pm-3:00pm : Ballroom 20 : Marvel Television will introduce fans to their first live action television epic with their new ABC series, “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” featuring a panel with executive producer Joss Whedon and Marvel’s Head of Television and series executive producer Jeph Loeb. The show will also be spotlighted at the Marvel Entertainment Booth on the Convention Center floor throughout the entire weekend, with special surprises to be announced!
NIKITA : 11:30am-12:30pm : Room 6BCF : Nikita makes its Comic-Con farewell with stars Maggie Q, Shane West, Lyndsy Fonseca, Aaron Stanford, Melinda Clarke, Devon Sawa and Noah Bean joining executive producer Craig Silverstein. Moderated by Meg Masters
ORPHAN BLACK : 7:00pm Room 7AB
SLEEPY HOLLOW : 3:30-4:30 : Room 6A : Executive Producers Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci (Star Trek, Fringe, Spider Man 2) and Len Wiseman (Underworld, Total Recall) will unveil their highly-anticipated project with an exclusive, not-to-be-missed world premiere screening of the Pilot followed by a Q&A with fans featuring series lead Tom Mison (Parade’s End) and Nicole Beharie (42, Shame).
THE FOLLOWING : 3:15pm-4:00pm : Ballroom 20 : Become a follower with stars Kevin Bacon, Shawn Ashmore and Valorie Curry joining executive producers Kevin Williamson and Marcos Siega.
THE WALKING DEAD : 1:35pm : Hall H : Series stars Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Steven Yeun, Lauren Cohan, Danai Gurira, David Morrissey, Scott Wilson, and Chad Coleman join executive producer and showrunner Scott Gimple, executive producer Robert Kirkman, executive producer Gale Anne Hurd, executive producer Dave Alpert, and special effects makeup supervisor and executive producer Greg Nicotero in a panel moderated by Chris Hardwick (The Nerdist, Talking Dead). The panelists will discuss the record-breaking third season of The Walking Dead and what to look forward to in season 4, debuting this fall on AMC. Join the panelists for a one-on-one Q&A session and an official sneak preview of season 4.
VIKINGS – 6:00-7:00pm Room 6A : Stars Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Gustaf Skarsgard, George Blagden, Jessalyn Gilsig join VIKINGS Writer & Creator Michael Hirst and Dirk Hoogstra, EVP and General Manager, HISTORY for a discussion about the series and life during production.
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2 – Hall H
ROBOCOP – Hall H
THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 – Hall H
THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS: CITY OF BONES – Hall H
SATURDAY, JULY 20th
AMERICAN DAD : 2:30pm Ballroom 20 : Join us for an exclusive look at the new season, the world premiere of a song from the never-before-seen Christmas episode featuring the return of Krampus and a Q&A with fans featuring Wendy Schaal, Rachael MacFarlane, Scott Grimes (ER, Band of Brothers), Dee Bradley Baker (Phineas and Ferb, Star Wars: The Clone Wars) and more.
ARROW : Chills turn to thrills in this session with stars Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey, Emily Bett Rickards and Colton Haynes joining executive producers Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim and Andrew Kreisberg.
BATES MOTEL 10:00am-11:00am Room 6A – Series stars will join executive producers Carlton Cuse (“Lost”) and Kerry Ehrin (“Friday Night Lights”) for a thought provoking panel discussion about the critically acclaimed drama at San Diego’s Comic-Con.
BEING HUMAN 4:00-5:00pm Indigo Ballroom : Itching to know what goes on behind the scenes of Syfy’s smash hit series Being Human? Give in to your temptation and join cast members Sam Witwer (Aidan), Meaghan Rath (Sally), Sam Huntington (Josh), Kristen Hager (Nora) and Executive Producer Anna Fricke as they discuss what’s in store for the new season. Moderated by Aaron Sagers, entertainment journalist (CNN.com/MTV.com) and geek culture expert.
FAMILY GUY : 1:45pm Ballroom 20 : The Griffins are back at Comic-Con for another raucous panel and a sneak peek at season 12 featuring Seth Green (Robot Chicken), Alex Borstein (madTV, Shameless) and executive producer Rich Appel (The Simpsons, The Cleveland Show) plus other surprise guests.
FUTURAMA : 12:00pm Ballroom 20 ” We’re dooooooooomed! An epic panel for the ages will celebrate Futurama’s latest and greatest final season. On hand will be most or all of Futurama’s legendary voice cast, comprised of Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal, Maurice LaMarche, Tress MacNeille, David Herman, Phil LaMarr, and Lauren Tom, performing never-before-heard scenes from the upcoming “Last Episode Ever”. Plus: Executive Producer David X. Cohen, Creator Matt Groening, and a cartooning showdown to the death! (Note: actual death not guaranteed.)
GRIMM : Who: David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell, Russell Hornsby, Reggie Lee, Sasha Roiz, Bitsie Tulloch, Bree Turner, Claire Coffee, and executive producers Todd Milliner, David Greenwalt, Jim Kouf and Norberto Barba
“Grimm,” a drama series inspired by the classic Grimm Brother’s Fairy Tales, follows Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt (Giuntoli) as he tries to find the balance between normal life and his birthright as a Grimm, an elite line of criminal profilers who have the ability to see the monsters that lurk below a seemingly human surface.
HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER : For the first time ever, the hit sitcom visits Comic-Con to kick off its final season with an exclusive look at the show and a panel featuring Josh Radnor (Happythankyoumoreplease), Jason Segel (The Muppets), Cobie Smulders (The Avengers), Neil Patrick Harris (Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog) and Alyson Hannigan (Buffy The Vampire Slayer) and executive producers Carter Bays, Craig Thomas and Pamela Fryman.
LOST GIRL : 7:15-8:15pm Room 6BCF
ONCE UPON A TIME : 11:00am Ballroom 20 : The executive producers of ABC’s “Once Upon a Time” and their newest drama, “Once Upon a Time in Wonderland,” will be in attendance with their casts, participating in panels and press room interviews. ABC’s booth on the Convention Center floor will highlight both shows and host autograph sessions with each cast.
ONCE UPON A TIME IN WONDERLAND : 10:15am Ballroom 20 : The executive producers of ABC’s “Once Upon a Time” and their newest drama, “Once Upon a Time in Wonderland,” will be in attendance with their casts, participating in panels and press room interviews. ABC’s booth on the Convention Center floor will highlight both shows and host autograph sessions with each cast.
THE ORIGINALS : From executive producer Julie Plec comes The Originals, a spinoff of The CW’s #1 series among Adults 18–34 and Comic-Con fan-favorite The Vampire Diaries. The sexy new drama centers on the Original Family, as Klaus (Joseph Morgan) returns to the supernatural melting pot that is the French Quarter of New Orleans.
PERSON OF INTEREST : 4:00-4:45pm Room 6BCF Executive producers Jonathan Nolan and Greg Plageman join members of the cast for their third visit to Comic-Con. (You’re being watched.)
REVOLUTION : 4:50-5:00pm Room 6BCF Series stars and creator/executive producer Eric Kripke power up this panel.
STRIKE BACK : 7:00pm Room 6DE : The hit action series kicks off its third season with a panel featuring stars Philip Winchester (Crusoe), Sullivan Stapleton (300: Rise of An Empire), Dougray Scott (Desperate Housewives), newcomer Milauna Jackson (Blood Done Sign My Name), and co-executive producer/writer/director Michael J. Bassett (Silent Hill: Revelation 3D). The thriller follows stealth counterterrorism unit Section 20 as it spans the globe to stop potential threats, led by key operatives Michael Stonebridge and Damien Scott. In the upcoming season, the team uncovers a plot that threatens the West and pursues a deadly terrorist network with ties to powerful drug cartels, from South America to the Middle East and Europe. The panel will feature insights about the show and exclusive clips from the new season, which begins August 9 on Cinemax. Presented by HBO/Cinemax. Moderated by TV Guide’s Mike Schneider. Giveaways!
THE SIMPSONS : 12:45pm Ballroom 20 : Celebrate The Simpsons’ 25th year on the air with Creator Matt Groening, Executive Producer Al Jean, Supervising Director Mike Anderson, Consulting Producer David Silverman, never-before seen footage from guest director Guillermo del Toro and musical guests “We Put The Spring In Springfield”!
THE TOMORROW PEOPLE : 5:55pm Room 6BCF From executive producers Greg Berlanti (Arrow), Julie Plec (The Vampire Diaries), Phil Klemmer (Chuck) and Danny Cannon (Nikita), The Tomorrow People is a story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically.
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES : Comic-Con veterans Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Kat Graham and Candice Accola join executive producers Julie Plec and Caroline Dries.
WAREHOUSE 13 5:00-6:00pm Indigo Ballroom : Go behind the scenes of America’s top-secret supernatural storage facility with Warehouse 13′s Eddie McClintock (Pete), Joanne Kelly (Myka), Saul Rubinek (Artie), Allison Scagliotti (Claudia) and Jack Kenny (Executive Producer). Take a look back at four out-of-this-world seasons and get a glimpse of what’s in store for the fifth and final season of the beloved Syfy series. Moderated by Entertainment Weekly’s Geoff Boucher.
CAPTAIN AMERICA : THE WINTER SOLDIER – Hall H
I, FRANKENSTEIN – Hall H
THE HUNGER GAMES CATCHING FIRE – Hall H
THOR : THE DARK WORLD – Hall H
SUNDAY, JULY 21st
COMMUNITY : Who: Gillian Jacobs, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown, Alison Brie, Jim Rash, Ken Jeong and executive producers Dan Harmon and Chris McKenna
“Community” is back at Comic-Con and ready to celebrate with the show’s devoted fandom. Come be a part of the study group for a panel and Q&A moderated by Chris Hardwick (“The Nerdist”) and find out firsthand what surprises are in store for the series when it returns to NBC for its fifth season.
IT’S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA : Hall H : 3:00-3:50pm Screening and Q&A. The Gang returns to Comic-Con with “Mac” (Rob McElhenney), “Dennis” (Glenn Howerton), “Charlie” (Charlie Day), “Dee” (Kaitlin Olson), and “Frank” (Danny DeVito). Room: Hall H. Moderator: TBD.
SONS OF ANARCHY : Hall H 3:50-4:40pm Get an inside look into the world of FX’s highest-rated series ever, with creator Kurt Sutter (The Shield) and stars Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Ron Perlman, Maggie Siff, Kim Coates, Mark Boone Junior, Tommy Flanagan, Theo Rossi, Dayton Callie and Jimmy Smits.
SUPERNATURAL : Returning to Hall H are cast members Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins and Mark A. Sheppard with executive producers Jeremy Carver and Robert Singer.
TEEN TITANS GO! : Producer Aaron Horvath joins members of the voice cast, including Greg Cipes and Scott Menville, for this screening and Q&A. Go!
UNDER THE DOME : 2:15-3:15pm : The dome has descended upon Chester’s Mill and there is no way in or no way out! Get a sneak peek of what’s in store for the town and its residents as they become sealed off from the rest of the world in this summer’s critically acclaimed series based on the bestselling book by Stephen King, from Amblin Television. Stars Dean Norris (Breaking Bad), Mike Vogel (Bates Motel) and Rachelle Lefevre (Twilight) will be joined by executive producers Brian K. Vaughan (Lost) and Neal Baer (Law & Order: SVU).
TV SHOWS NOT ATTENDING COMIC-CON 2013
American Horror Story
Da Vinci’s Demons
Pretty Little Liars
The White Queen
MOVIES ATTENDING COMIC-CON 2013
The Amazing Spider-man 2
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
The Hunger Games Catching Fire
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
Thor: The Dark World
Warner Bros Pictures
MOVIES NOT ATTENDING COMIC-CON 2013
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug