Thursday, June 18, 2015

Syfy Releases Comic-Con International Schedule


The Syfy Network has released their full schedule for this year’s Comic-Con International, revealing their entire slate of plans and announcements for the San Diego convention. Headlining Syfys’ presence are behind-the-scenes panels on hits like Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!, Childhood’s End, 12 Monkeys, Z Nation, and The Expanse. Additionally, SyFy will host a screening of Expanse.

You can check out Syfy’s detailed panel descriptions and official schedule below.

FRIDAY, JULY 10

SHARKNADO 3: OH HELL NO!
PANEL (7:15pm – 8:15pm | Room 6A): Join stars Ian Ziering (Fin Shepard), Tara Reid (April Wexler), Cassie Scerbo (Nova Clarke) and David Hasselhoff (Gil Shepard), director Anthony C. Ferrante and writer Thunder Levin for a fin-tastic behind-the-scenes journey into the global pop culture sensation followed by a Q&A session. Moderated by Damian Holbrook of TV Guide Magazine.

SATURDAY, JULY 11

CHILDHOOD’S END
PANEL (11:00am – 12:00pm | Indigo Ballroom, Hilton Bayfront Hotel): Based on the Arthur C. Clarke classic novel, the upcoming six-hour miniseries stars Mike Vogel (Bates Motel), Julian McMahon (Nip/Tuck), Daisy Betts (Last Resort), and Yael Stone (Orange is the New Black). The cast will be on hand along with director Nick Hurran (Sherlock: His Last Vow) and screenwriter Matthew Graham (Doctor Who) to discuss how they brought the iconic novel to the screen for the very first time.

12 MONKEYS
PANEL (12:00pm – 1:00pm | Indigo Ballroom, Hilton Bayfront Hotel): Join executive producers Terry Matalas and Travis Fickett, and stars Aaron Stanford (James Cole), Amanda Schull (Dr. Cassandra Railly), Kirk Acevedo (Ramse), Barbara Sukowa (Jones), Emily Hampshire (Jennifer Goines) and Todd Stashwick (Deacon) of Syfy’s critically-acclaimed series as they dissect the mysteries of the first season and hint at the twists and turns coming in Season 2. Moderated by Natalie Abrams of Entertainment Weekly.

THE EXPANSE
SCREENING AND PANEL (4:00pm – 5:30pm | Indigo Ballroom, Hilton Bayfront Hotel): Join cast members Thomas Jane (The Punisher), Steven Strait (Magic City), Shohreh Aghdashloo (The House of Sand and Fog), Cas Anvar (Olympus), Dominique Tipper (Vampire Academy) and Wes Chatham (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay) and executive producers Mark Fergus, Hawk Ostby and Naren Shankar for a first-ever, exclusive screening of the series premiere before it airs on Syfy in December! Hailing from the writers of Children of Men and Iron Man, The Expanse is set 200 years in the future after mankind has colonized the solar system. The show is based on The New York Times bestselling book series. Moderated by book author James S.A. Corey (Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck).

Z NATION
PANEL (5:30pm – 6:30pm | Indigo Ballroom, Hilton Bayfront Hotel): Dust off the Z-Whackers and join cast members DJ Qualls (Citizen Z), Kellita Smith (Warren), Keith Allan (Murphy), Russell Hodgkinson (Doc), Nat Zang (10K) and Anastasia Baranova (Addy) and executive producer Karl Schaefer of fan-favorite zombie show, Z Nation, as they provide a behind-the-scenes look at what fans can expect to see this fall when Season 2 premieres on Syfy. Moderated by Z Nation writer-producer Craig Engler.

Comic-Con International hits in the San Diego Convention Center from July 9 to July 12.