This is a most awesome list of the best panels, new movies to expect, celebrities to see.
Here were my favorites -- that I mentioned on the air this morning. Enjoy, happy celeb spotting.
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Terminator: Dark Fate
The Terminator will “be back” with a panel for the latest film in the franchise, Dark Fate, which sees the highly anticipated return of Linda Hamilton as Sarah Connor. We can expect some footage, along with a new trailer.
When and where: Hall H on Thursday, July 18 at 11:00 a.m.
Who will be there: Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Natalia Reyes, Mackenzie Davis, Gabriel Luna, and Diego Boneta, as well as the film’s director Tim Miller.
The third season of HBO’s sci-fi series has left the pasture, with Aaron Paul joining the cast as the latest person to cross Dolores’ path. He’ll be on hand, along with several of the stars, to share a new glimpse and tease the next mysteries at Westworld, which comes back in 2020.
When and where: Hall H on Saturday, July 20 at 1:15 p.m.
Who will be there: Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, Ed Harris, Tessa Thompson, Aaron Paul, and showrunners Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy.
Spinning out from the CW’s Arrowverse crossover, Ruby Rose stars as Batwoman. This panel will feature a Q&A with cast and crew-plus the con is hosting two screenings of the pilot. We’ll be sure to share our thoughts on Kate Kane’s debut.
When and where: Ballroom 20 on Saturday, July 20 at 10:30 a.m.
Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones may have ended on a, well, divided note, but that doesn’t mean fans are ready to say goodbye. The series returns to Comic-Con for presumably the last time, with some of the cast, and the showrunners, commiserating on the show’s closing chapter.
When and where: Hall H on Friday, July 19 and 5:30 p.m.
Who will be there: Jacob Anderson, John Bradley, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Liam Cunningham, Nathalie Emmanuel, Iain Glen, Conleth Hill, Maisie Williams, Isaac Hempstead Wright, showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, and director Miguel Sapochnik.
His Dark Materials
Philip Pullman’s fantasy saga adaptation is making its Comic-Con debut with a panel sharing news and details about the upcoming HBO premiere. Fans can expect a peek at the show, along with hopefully a new trailer. And yes, Lin-Manuel Miranda will be there, so that guarantees a good time.
When and where: Hall H on Thursday, July 18 at 4:45 p.m.
Who will be there: Dafne Keen, James McAvoy, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Ruth Wilson.
Henry Cavill stars as Geralt, the monster hunter with a special sword and a…questionable wig. We’ve been waiting months to see a teaser trailer for the show, along with a release date, and the panel is expected to deliver.
When and where: Hall H on Friday, July 19 at 2:15 p.m.
Who will be there: TBA