This year there will be a small team of us representing TVOvermind at Comic-Con in San Diego! As for my schedule, I will be attending primarily TV panels all day on Saturday and Sunday, and in press rooms to interview the following casts & creative teams from the shows below marked with an asterisk:
FRIDAY, JULY 23
* Hawaii Five-0 (Aloha, Earth!) – Sneak Peak and Q&A : Executive producers Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci (Star Trek) and Peter M. Lenkov (24), director Len Wiseman (Underworld). CAST: Daniel Dae Kim (Lost) and Grace Park (Battlestar Galactica). [New series on CBS]
* The Big Bang Theory – Screening and Q&A: Executive producers Chuck Lorre & Bill Prady. CAST: Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar.
Entertainment Weekly presents Women Who Kick Ass – A New Generation of Heroines: Featuring Jena Malone (Sucker Punch), Anna Torv (Fringe), Elizabeth Mitchell (V), and Ellen Wong and Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Scott Pilgrim vs. the World).
True Blood – Panel and Q&A: Creator/Executive producer Alan Ball, author Charlaine Harris. CAST: Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Alan Ball, Nelsan Ellis, Sam Trammell, Rutina Wesley, Deborah Ann Woll, Kristin Bauer van Straten, Denis O’Hare, Joe Manganiello.
TV Guide Magazine – The 2010 Hot List: Featuring Morena Baccarin (V), Brannon Braga (Terra Nova), Morris Chestnut (V), Keith David (The Cape), David Fury (Terra Nova), Zachary Levi (Chuck), David Lyons (The Cape), Chi McBride (Human Target), Elizabeth Mitchell (V), Kevin Williamson (The Vampire Diaries).
SATURDAY, JULY 24
Chuck – Screening and Q&A: Executive producers/co-creators Josh Schwartz & Chris Fedak. CAST: Zachary Levi, Yvonne Strahovski, Joshua Gomez, Ryan McPartlin, Mark Christopher Lawrence, Vik Sahay, Scott Krinsky, Sarah Lancaster, Adam Baldwin.
* The Event – World Premiere Pilot Screening and Q&A: Producers Evan Katz (24), Steve Stark (Medium), Jeffrey Reiner (Friday Night Lights), Nick Wauters (The 4400) & Jim Wong (The X-Files). CAST: Jason Ritter (Parenthood), Blair Underwood (In Treatment), Laura Innes (ER), Sarah Roemer (Disturbia), Zeljko Ivanek (Damages, True Blood), Ian Anthony Dale (Daybreak). [New series on NBC]
The LOST Podcast with Jay & Jack – Interview and Q&A Session: Father/son team Jay and Jack Glatfelter have one of the oldest and biggest podcasts dedicated to LOST; they will discuss the series finale and the dedicated online community.
* V – Screening and Q&A: Executive producers Scott Rosenbaum & Steve Pearlman. CAST: Elizabeth Mitchell, Morris Chestnut, Joel Gretsch, Logan Huffman, Laura Vandervoort, Charles Mesure, Morena Baccarin, Scott Wolf.
* Fringe – Screening and Q&A: Executive producers Jeff Pinkner and J. H. Wyman. CAST: Lance Reddick, Blair Brown, Anna Torv , Joshua Jackson, John Noble, Jasika Nicole.
LOST But Not Forgotten: Lost Encyclopedia authors Tara Bennett & Paul Terry, with other special Lost guests, discuss this seminal show’s legacy, their thoughts on the finale, and the creation of the forthcoming Lost Encyclopedia.
If you would like to submit questions for any of the actors above in the Hawaii Five-O, The Big Bang Theory, The Event, V and Fringe panels – please leave them in the comments below or send them to me via Twitter by Thursday, July 22!