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PaleyFest 2014 Full LIneup Announced



PaleyFest 2014 full line up announced:

Thursday, March 13: Opening Night Presentation: Veronica Mars Reunion (7 pm)
Friday, March 14: Orange Is the New Black (7 pm)
Saturday, March 15: How I Met Your Mother Farewell (7 pm)
Sunday, March 16: Pretty Little Liars (1 pm Matinee Presentation)
Sunday, March 16: Lost: 10th Anniversary Reunion (7 pm)
Tuesday, March 18: Parks and Recreation (7 pm)
Wednesday, March 19: Sleepy Hollow (7 pm)
Friday, March 21: Mad Men (7 pm)
Saturday, March 22: The Vampire Diaries  & The Originals (7 pm)
Sunday, March 23: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (1 pm Matinee Presentation)
Monday, March 24: Masters of Sex (7 pm)
Tuesday, March 25: The Mindy Project (7 pm)
Wednesday, March 26: Community (7 pm)
Thursday, March 27: Veep (7 pm)
Friday, March 28: Closing Night Presentation: American Horror Story: Coven (7:00 pm)

Tickets go on sale to the general public on Jan. 19. Head to PaleyFest.org for details.

Comic Con 2013 Warner Bros TV Line Up


Warner Bros. Television Group (WBTVG) returns to Comic-Con International: San Diego, the world’s leading pop-culture convention, next month with 17 series, including 10 returning fan-favorite shows and seven programs making their Comic-Con debut. Comic-Con-favorite stars such as The Following’s Kevin Bacon; Arrow’s Stephen Amell; The Vampire Diaries’ Paul Wesley, Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder (Lost); Supernatural’s Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles; Almost Human’s Karl Urban (Star Trek) and Michael Ealy (Underworld: Awakening); The 100’s Henry Ian Cusick (Lost);Childrens Hospital’s Rob Corddry; and Nikita’s Maggie Q — to name just a few — will join producers Greg Berlanti (Arrow, The Tomorrow People), Eric Kripke (Revolution), Jonathan Nolan (Person of Interest), Julie Plec (The Vampire Diaries, The Originals, The Tomorrow People), Kevin Williamson (The Following, The Vampire Diaries) and many more to deliver the ultimate experience for fans, with screenings, panel sessions, autograph signings and media appearances.

Fans can catch screenings of the pilot episodes of highly anticipated new drama series Almost Human, The Tomorrow People and The 100, and hear from producers and stars of the shows during panels and autograph signings

The Studio’s 2,400-square foot booth will once again be a must-visit destination on the convention floor

Cast and producers of Nikita appear for their final Comic-Con panel

  • Comic-Con favorites Arrow, The Big Bang Theory, Childrens Hospital, The Following, Person of Interest, Revolution, Supernatural and The Vampire Diaries are all back in San Diego, and The Vampire Diaries spinoff The Originals makes its debut
  • And more surprises to come…



For the sixth straight year, WBTVG gets Comic-Con off to a dramatic start by hosting a special sneak peek, world-premiere screening event on Preview Night, debuting some of the most hotly anticipated new series of the year. For 2013, WBTV will screen the complete pilot episodes of Almost HumanThe Tomorrow Peopleand The 100 for the first time ever in public. Additionally, WBTV will unveil a special presentation of The Originals on the big screen, featuring never-before-seen footage that did not air as part of “The Originals” episode of The Vampire Diaries episode in April.

  • 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).
  • 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.
  • The Tomorrow People: 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 100: 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.




  • MAD (Mondays 8:30/7:30c Cartoon Network): Get a glimpse behind the MADness with MADtelevision producers Kevin Shinick and Mark Marek.



  • Almost Human (Late Fall, Mondays 8/7c FOX): Step into the future with series stars Karl Urban, Michael Ealy and executive producer J.H. Wyman.
  • The Big Bang Theory (Thursdays 8/7c CBS): 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.
  • Childrens Hospital (Returning This Summer, Adult Swim): 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.
  • The Following (Midseason, Mondays 9/8c FOX): Become a follower with stars Kevin Bacon, Shawn Ashmore and Valorie Curry joining executive producers Kevin Williamson and Marcos Siega.
  • Nikita (Midseason The CW): 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.
  • The 100 (Midseason The CW): Series stars Eliza Taylor, Thomas McDonell, Marie Avgeropoulos,and Henry Ian Cusick join executive producers Matthew Miller and Jason Rothenberg.
  • The Paranormal and Extraterrestrial Squad (Coming Soon, CWTV.com) Join producers Milo Ventimiglia (Heroes) & Russ Cundiff and creators/stars John Dale & Michael Hobert as they introduce a new digital series about the misadventures of a ragtag group of ex-community college students searching for paranormal and extraterrestrial (PET) activity.


  • Arrow (Wednesdays 8/7c The CW): 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.
  • The Originals (Tuesdays 8/7c The CW): Series stars Joseph Morgan, Claire Holt, Phoebe Tonkin and Charles Michael Davis join executive producer Julie Plec.
  • Person of Interest (Tuesdays 10/9c CBS): Executive producers Jonathan Nolan and Greg Plageman join members of the cast for their third visit to Comic-Con. (You’re being watched.)
  • Revolution (Wednesdays 8/7c NBC): Series stars and creator/executive producer Eric Kripke power up this panel.
  • The Tomorrow People (Wednesdays 9/8c The CW): Practice your teleportation skills and get to this session featuring series stars Robbie Amell, Mark Pellegrino and Peyton List with executive producers Greg Berlanti, Phil Klemmer and Danny Cannon.
  • The Vampire Diaries (Thursdays 8/7c The CW): Comic-Con veterans Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Kat Graham and Candice Accola join executive producers Julie Plec and Caroline Dries.


  • Supernatural (Tuesdays 9/8c The CW): 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.
  • Beware the Batman (Saturdays 10 a.m. ET/PT Cartoon Network, premiering July 13): The Dark Knight makes his return to television in this new action-packed CG animated series. Producers Glen Murakami and Mitch Watson will give fans a peek behind the cape.
  • Teen Titans Go! (Tuesdays 7:30/6:30c Cartoon Network): Producer Aaron Horvath joins members of the voice cast, including Greg Cipes and Scott Menville, for this screening and Q&A. Go!




Comic Con 2012 Announced Panel Schedule


The official program has not yet been announced by Comic Con. It usually is released 2 weeks prior to the start of the Con so hopefully next week we should see the full schedule of panels and times. Many of the networks have already been confirming attendance for the convention. The list below is a pre-lim not official panel list but it is based on the confirmations to date.

Thursday, July 12th:

The One Ring.net – 10:15-11:15 AM room 6DE, TORn will talk Hobbit.

-T.U.F.F. Puppy / The Fairly OddParents, 11:00a.m. – 12:00p.m., Room:  7AB

– MAD: Room 6DE

– Nikita: 6BCF

-Wilfred (FX) 4-5 PM Indigo Ballroom

Dexter  – Ballroom 20

– Dreamworks Dragons: Riders of Berk | Room 6A

Psych (USA Network): James Roday, Dule Hill, Corbin Bernsen, Maggie Lawson, TImothy Omnudson and Kirsten Nelson preview Season 7, new guest stars and the show’s upcoming 100th episode. EPs Steve Franks, Chris Henke and Kelly Kulchak will join the fray.

Teen Wolf (MTV): Screening of an upcoming episode followed by a panel with all the series regulars. 2:30 p.m., Room 6A.


– The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part Two, (“first Hall H panel of the con”)

– Beauty and the Beast: 3:30-4:35 PM, Ballroom 20

– Elementary (CBS): Stars Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Liu will lead a panel featuring EPs Robert Doherty and Carl Beverly. The pilot will be screened. 4:40-5:45 p.m.,

Holliston (FearNet): Cast members from the network’s first original scripted series will join executive producers. 8:30-9:30 p.m.


Thursday, July 12, 2012
•    T.U.F.F. Puppy / The Fairly OddParents, 11:00a.m. – 12:00p.m., Room:  7AB
Panelists include Butch Hartman (creator/executive producer), Jerry Trainor (Dudley), Grey DeLisle (Kitty & Vicky), Daran Norris (Chief, Chameleon, Cosmo, Dad & Jorgen), Tara Strong (Timmy & Baby Poof), Susanne Blakeslee (Wanda & Mom), Matthew Taylor (Snaptrap & Quacky) and Carlos Alazraqui (Crocker & Mrs. Crocker) to feature a sneak peek clip of the upcoming Fairly OddParents live-action Christmas movie.  Fans will also act as “news reporters” and interview talent with Q&A.  Panel will also showcase a storyboard, with a reading by the voice actors, of select scenes from the upcoming T.U.F.F. Puppy Halloween special.

Other Thursday Events: 

-“Dawn of the Con” Hosted by Rob Zombie @ Petco Park 5:30 – 11:00pm (Free and Open Exclusively to All Comic-Con Badge Holding Attendees) 


Walking Dead Escape event at Petco Park

Friday, July 13th:

– Bones

– Bob’s Burgers

– Brickleberry

-Community. Ballroom 20. 10:00 AM.

-Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, 10:15a.m. – 11:15a.m., Room: 6BCF

– The Venture Bros.(Adult Swim): Indigo Ballroom 11-11:45 a.m.

– NTSF:SD:SUV::(Adult Swim): Indigo Ballroom 12:00-12:45 p.m

-The Legend of Korra, 11:15a.m. – 12:15p.m., Room: Ballroom 20

– Paranorman : Hall H

-Walking Dead panel Hall H  1:25pm, Hall H

WHO: “The Walking Dead” panelists include: Andrew Lincoln, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Norman Reedus, Steven Yeun, Lauren Cohan, Denai Guerrero, David Morrisey, Executive Producer and Showrunner Glen Mazzara, Executive Producer Gale Anne Hurd, Executive Producer Robert Kirkman and Co-Executive Producer and Special Effects Make-up Supervisor Greg Nicotero.

– Aqua Something You Know Whatever / Squidbillies (Adult Swim): Indigo Ballroom 2-2:45 p.m.

-Game of Thrones 3PM : Hall H

– Robot Chicken/Robot Chicken DC Comics Special (Adult Swim): Indigo Ballroom 3-3:45p.m

– Black Dynamite (Adult Swim): Indigo Ballroom 4-4:45 p.m.

– Big Bang Theory: Hall H

– Cult: Room 6BCF

– Spartacus: 5:45-6:45pm Room 6BCF

– Arrow: Ballroom 20

-Joss Whedon Panel. 5:30-6:30. Room 20.

– Childrens Hospital: Indigo Ballroom

-Breaking Bad- 6:45pm, Ballroom 20

“Breaking Bad” panelists include: Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn, Dean Norris, Betsy Brandt, RJ Mitte, Jonathan Banks and Creator and Executive Producer Vince Gilligan

-Monster High

Nickelodeon: detailed info

•    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, 10:15a.m. – 11:15a.m., Room: 6BCF

Panelists include Jason Biggs (Leonardo), Sean Astin (Raphael), Greg Cipes (Michelangelo),
Rob Paulsen (Donatello), Ciro Nieli (executive producer) and additional cast TBA, to feature a never-before-seen look and in-depth discussion at the new series.

•    The Legend of Korra, 11:15a.m. – 12:15p.m., Room: Ballroom 20
Panelists include Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko (co-creators/executive producers), Joaquim Dos Santos (co-executive producer), Janet Varney (Korra), David Faustino (Mako), P.J. Byrne (Bolin), Seychelle Gabriel (Asami) and Andrea Romano (voice director).  Panel will include an in-depth discussion of Book 1 and a live performance by the voice actors.

Other Friday Events:

SteamPunk Party Fri 13th


Roddenberry’s Sci-fi CC Party

http://www.roddenberry.com/party2012/  (party is now full not taking rsvps)

“The Walking Dead”

· Autograph session on Friday, July 13 at 10:45am at Booth #3721


San Diego Zombie Walk


Saturday, July 14th:

– Futurama

– The Simpsons

– Family Guy

– American Dad

– Glee: 6:00-7:00 PM Indigo Room

– The Vampire Diaries: Ballroom 20

-True Blood: Ballroom 20

– The Following: Room 6BCF

– Person of Interest: Room 6BCF

– Revolution: Room 6BCF

– MythBusters 7:15p.m. – 8:15p.m., Room: 6BCF

– The Simpsons

– GRIMM: Room 6A

-Legendary and WB Films Panel. 2-5 PM. Hall H. (Man of Steel, Hobbit, Pacific Rim speculated)

-Breaking Bad

– Shameless – Indigo Ballroom

-Kevin Smith Discusses New Season of Unscripted Series “Comic Book Men” During Panel on Saturday, July 14 at 10pm, Hall H


Sunday, July 15th:

– The Cleveland Show

– Sons of Anarchy: Hall H

– Fringe: Hall H

– Supernatural: Hall H

– DC Nation: Room 6BCF

– Sons of Anarchy

-SpongeBob SquarePants,2:15p.m. – 3:15p.m., Room: 6A

Panelists include Tom Kenny (SpongeBob), Bill Fagerbakke (Patrick), Mr. Lawrence (Plankton, writer), Vince Waller (Creative Director) and Seamus Walsh and Mark Caballero (Directors, Screen Novelties) to share a sneak peek of the stop-motion holiday special, “It’s a SpongeBob Christmas!”

– Level Up: Room 6A

– Ben 10: Omniverse | Room 6DE

– Buffy Once more with feeling sing a long – 330pm Room 6bcf

– The Amazing Spiderman | 12:30

– Merlin | 10:30 am Room 6BCF – Autograph session following

Other Sunday Events:

The San Diego Comic-Concert – 2012 Comic -Con After Party at Whiskey Girl

(located on the corner of 5th and G st).


Info sources:

When Nerds Attack

Seat 42F Comic Con

Seat 42F Nickelodeon info

The Hollywood Reporter