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San Diego Comic-Con Trek Guests

Posted by T'Bonz - 20/07/11 at 06:07 am


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For Star Trek fans attending the San Diego Comic-Con, there will be plenty of interest according to the official schedule released recently.

San Diego Comic-Con will take place July 21-24 at the San Diego Convention Center. The main Star Trek event of interest will be Epix Pictures: The Captains panel, which will be held from 10:15-11:15 on July 22 in room 6BCF.

William Shatner will be joined by fellow Star Trek captain Avery Brooks to “present a preview of the EPIX Pictures original documentary produced and directed by Shatner, in which he travels the world to interview all the actors who’ve played Starfleet captains. This lively discussion and Q&A session is moderated by Comic-Con fave Kevin Smith.”

Other noteworthy Trek alum appearances:

  • Wednesday, July 20, 6:00-9:00, Ballroom 20: Special Sneak Peek Pilot Screenings. This includes Alcatraz and Person of Interest, which were both produced by J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk.

  • Thursday, July 21, 11:00-12:00, Room 23ABC. Obsession: How TV and Movies Go from Fascination to Phenomenon. Chase Masterson.
  • Same day, 2:00-3:00, Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Bayfront. Warner Premiere: H+ and Mortal Kombat: Legacy. Jeri Ryan.
  • Same day, 3:00-4:00, Room 9. IDW Publishing Presents: The Greatest Panel of All Time. (Star Trek comics are published by IDW Publishing).
  • Same day, 7:00-8:00, Room 9. The Scoop at Simon & Schuster. Where to get the latest news on Star Trek publishing.

  • Friday, July 22, 10:15-11:15 Star Trek: The Captains (See earlier description in this article).
  • Same day, 10:30-11:30, Room 8. Locke & Key FOX Pilot Screening. Locke & Key was produced by Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman.
  • Same day, 2:45-3:45, Hall H. DreamWorks:Fright Night. Anton Yelchin.
  • Same day, 3:00-4:00, Ballroom 20. Eureka. Moderated by Wil Wheaton.
  • Same day, 6:00-7:00, Room 6A. Alphas. Ira Steven Behr.

  • Saturday, July 23, Ballroom 20. 11:00-12:00. Terra Nova. Rene Echevarria, Brannon Braga.
  • Same day, 3:15-4:15 Room 6DE. Calling all Lost Fans: Once Upon a Time. Damon Lindelof.
  • Same day, 6:00-7:00, Room 23ABC. Roddenberry Productions. Rod Roddenberry.
  • Same day, 6:00-7:00, Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Ballfront. Behind the Music with CW3PR: Composing Horror to Animation and Everything in Between. Michael Giacchino.
  • Same day, 7:30-8:30, room 7AB. Larry Nemecek. “Join Larry as he rifles through 45 years of Star Trek‘s ‘attic trunk’ from the Paramount stages via his photo archives — the goofy, the what-ifs, the bizarre…and more than one new tale you’ve never heard on any DVD before.”

  • Sunday, July 24, 3:00-4:30, Room 7AB. Starship Smackdown XIIX: 10th Anniversary: Ultimate Platinum Collector’s Edition. Robert Hewitt Wolfe, Robert Meyer Burnett (Free Enterprise).

Source: Comic-con.org