Penny Dreadful & American Horror Story To Make Comic-Con Debuts, More TV Panels Announced
Comic-Con 2014 is almost upon us, and the networks have just started announcing which of their shows will be lucky enough to be heading to San Diego this year.
After three wickedly successful seasons, the cast of American Horror Story (Coven and Freak Show) will be making their Comic-Con debut. Emma Roberts, Angela Bassett, Kathy Bates, Evan Peters, Sarah Paulson, and newcomer Michael Chiklis will be joined by executive producer Tim Minear in Room 6DE on Saturday, July 26 from 7-8 PM for a recap of last season and an exclusive sneak peek at Freak Show.
Showtime has also announced that their new hit series, Penny Dreadful, will be making its first appearance at Comic-Con on Thursday, July 24 in Ballroom 20 for a one-hour session scheduled for 6 PM. The panel will include stars Josh Hartnett, Reeve Carney and Harry Treadaway, along with creator/writer/executive producer John Logan. In addition, Showtime and Penny Dreadful will be branded on more than 150,000 lanyards that attendees will be wearing.
Check out the entire 20th Century FOX and FX Comic-Con schedule below, and let us know which panels your most excited for in the comments section.
Thursday, July 24
24: Live Another Day, 10:00-11:00 AM, Ballroom 20, Kiefer Sutherland, EP Jon Cassar.
Legends, 12:30-1:30, Room 6A, Sean Bean, producers Howard Gordon, Alexander Cary, David Wilcox.
The Witches of East End, 5:45 – 6:45PM, Room 6DE, with cast Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Rachel Boston, Mädchen Amick, Daniel DiTomasso, Eric Winter and EPs Rich Hatem and Maggie Friedman.
Friday, July 25
Bones, 12:30 -1:30 PM, Ballroom 20 with castmembers David Boreanaz, Emily Deschanel and EP Stephen Nathan.
Bob’s Burgers, 4:00 – 5:00 PM, Indigo with Creator/EP Loren Bouchard, EP Jim Dauterive and cast H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, John Roberts, Kristen Schaal and Larry Murphy.
Archer, 5:00-6:00PM, Indigo, Screening and Q&A with cast H. Jon Benjamin, Aisha Tyler, Chris Parnell, Judy Greer, Amber Nash and Lucky Yates, plus creator Adam Reed and Co-EP Casey Willis.
Brickleberry!, 5:30-6:30 PM, Room 25ABC. Live table read and never-before-seen episode of the Comedy Central’s show with creators and EPs, Waco O’Guin and Roger Black along with cast David Herman, Tom Kenny, Jerry Minor and Natasha Leggero.
Sleepy Hollow, 5:45 – 6:45PM, Room 6BCF, with EPs Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Len Wiseman, Mark Goffman, Heather Kadin and cast members Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie, John Noble, Orlando Jones, Lyndie Greenwood and Katia Winter.
Saturday, July 26
The Simpsons, 10-11 AM, Ballroom 20, creator Matt Groening, EP Al Jean, supervising director Mike Anderson, director-for-life David Silverman and a visist from Homer Simpson.
Family Guy, 1-1:45 PM with Seth Green, Mike Henry and EPs Rich Appel, Steve Callaghan, Danny Smith, and co-EP Peter Shin.
American Dad, 2-2:45 PM, Ballroom 20 with Dee Bradley Baker, EPs Matt Weitzman and Brian Boyle.
Salem, 5:45-6:45 PM, Room 6DE, with cast members Shane West, Janet Montgomery, Seth Gabel, Ashley Madekwe, Iddo Goldberg and Elise Eberle along with EPs Brannon Braga, Adam Simon and Josh Barry.
American Horror Story, 7-8 PM, Room 6DE with cast members Angela Bassett, Kathy Bates, Michael Chiklis, Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters, Emma Roberts, and EP Tim Minear.
Sunday, July 27
Sons of Anarchy, 12:30-1:30PM, Hall H with creator Kurt Sutter, EP/director Paris Barclay and cast Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Kim Coates, Mark Boone Junior, Tommy Flanagan, Theo Rossi, Dayton Callie, Jimmy Smits, David Labrava, Niko Nicotera and Drea de Matteo.
The Strain, 1:45 PM – 3:45 PM ,Hall H, never-before-seen third episode screening and Q&A with creator/author Guillermo del Toro, EPs Carlton Cuse, Chuck Hogan and cast Corey Stoll, David Bradley, Mia Maestro, Sean Astin, Kevin Durand, Jonathan Hyde, Richard Sammel, Miguel Gomez, Ben Hyland and Jack Kesey.