Cartoon Network and Adult Swim Series Panels and Events Lineup for 2010 San Diego Comic-Con International Cartoon Network and Adult Swim announces a number of panels, fan events and signings at 2010 Comic-Con International in San Diego, Calif., Thursday, July 22 – Sunday, July 25, 2010. All times, dates and locations subject to change. CARTOON NETWORK & ADULT SWIM PANELS THURSDAY, JULY 22 ADULT SWIM: Childrens Hospital 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Location: Room 25ABC
Talent: Jon Stern, Rob Corddry, David Wain, Lake Bell, Erinn Hayes, Rob Huebel, Ken Marino Check out the Childrens Hospital panel and hear from the show’s creative team led by Rob Corddry (Hot Tub Time Machine, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) and Jon Stern (producer of The Ten and Scotland, PA). They will be joined by members of their ensemble cast of comedic heavyweights including Lake Bell (How to Make It in America, It’s Complicated), Erinn Hayes (Parenthood, Worst Week), Rob Huebel (I Love You Man, Human Giant) and Ken Marino (Party Down, Reaper). Childrens Hospital explores the emotional struggles and sexual politics of a group of doctors charged with healthy libidos. Their dedication to their personal lives is relentless, interrupted only by the occasional need to treat sick children. The complete Childrens Hospital – including both the newly produced episodes as well as the original Webisodes – premieres Sunday, July 11 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT on Adult Swim. BBC PANEL: Look Around You 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Location: 6A Talent: Robert Popper and Peter Serafinowicz As their BAFTA-nominated show comes to BBC DVD, creators-stars Robert Popper (Peep Show, Hot Fuzz) and Peter Serafinowicz (Couples Retreat, Shaun of the Dead), are on stage to take questions from the fans. FRIDAY, JULY 23 WB PANEL: Batman: The Brave And The Bold 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Location: 6A Talent: Diedrich Bader, James Tucker, Michael Jelenic and Andrea Romano Moderator: Sam Register The Caped Crusader swings back into San Diego as Batman: The Brave and the Bold returns to Comic-Con for its third consecutive year with an advance screening of an upcoming episode, as well as a lively discussion with voice of Batman Diedrich Bader (Surf’s Up), executive producer Sam Register (Teen Titans), producers James Tucker (Justice League Unlimited) and Michael Jelenic (The Batman), and voice director Andrea Romano (Superman Doomsday). As a special bonus for fans, the panel will also screen the world-premiere trailer for the upcoming and highly anticipated Cartoon Network/Warner Bros. Animation series Young Justice. Don’t miss this Comic-Con exclusive. From Warner Bros. Animation, Batman: The Brave and the Bold airs Fridays at 7:30 p.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network, and Batman: The Brave and the Bold – Season 1, Part 1 will be released on DVD August 17. Become a fan of the show on Facebook at www.facebook.com/batmanbraveandbold. CARTOON NETWORK: Comedy Animation: Adventure Time and Regular Show 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Location: 6A Talent: Pendleton Ward, Pat McHale, Jeremy Shada, John Dimaggio, Tom Kenny, J.G. Quintel Come join us for a panel celebrating our latest comedies from Cartoon Network Studios. What time is it? It’s Adventure Time with special guests Pendleton Ward (creator), Jeremy Shada (voice of Finn), John DiMaggio (voice of Jake) and Tom Kenny (voice of Ice King). Adventure Time airs Monday nights at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network. Fans will also get an exclusive look at what’s coming this Fall including a sneak peak at Regular Show with creator J.G. Quintel. LUCAS PANEL: Star Wars: The Clone Wars 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Location: Room 7AB Talent: Dave Filoni, Joel Aron, Kilian Plunkett ADULT SWIM: Robot Chicken, Venture Bros, Metalocalypse, and Mongo Wrestling 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Location: 6BCF Talent: Seth Green, Matt Senreich, Tom Root, Jackson Publick, Doc Hammer and Brendon Small Moderator: Keith Crofford, vice president of production, Adult Swim Adult Swim panel featuring show creators from Robot Chicken, Venture Bros and Metalocalypse—show creators Seth Green (Robot Chicken), Matt Senreich (Robot Chicken), Tom Root (Robot Chicken), Jackson Publick (Venture Bros), Doc Hammer (Venture Bros), and Brendon Small (Metalocalypse) will discuss their original series, screen sneak peeks, and answer questions. SATURDAY, JULY 24 DC PANEL: Mad about MAD Magazine! 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Location: 7AB Talent: John Ficarra, Sam Viviano, Sergio Aragones, Tom Richmond, Kevin Shinick Moderator: Peter Girardi MAD Magazine has established itself as the original and most imitated and influential satirical publication across generations. This fall, MAD Magazine returns to TV screens with a new show for the next generation! Come join MAD Magazine editor John Ficarra, MAD Magazine Art Director Sam Viviano, legendary MAD Magazine artist Sergio Aragones, contemporary MAD artist Tom Richmond, MAD Story Editor/Producer Kevin Shinick and your host, MAD Creative Exec Peter Girardi, for a light-hearted look at the future of an American institution. MAD Magazine will premiere on Cartoon Network September 2010. AS PANEL: The Venture Bros. 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Indigo Ballroom at the Bayfront Hilton (across from the convention center) Talent: Jackson Publick, Doc Hammer, Patrick Warburton and James Urbaniak Creators Jackson Publick and Doc Hammer host a laissez-faire chat about – what else? – The Venture Bros. They’ll be joined by Patrick Warburton (voice of Brock Samson) and James Urbaniak (voice of Dr. Venture) as they screen sneak preview clips from the upcoming season, shamelessly plug their new DVD and line of action figures, and take questions from the audience. CARTOON NETWORK: Action-Adventure Animation: Ben 10: Ultimate Alien, Generator Rex and Sym-Bionic Titan 1:45 – 2:45 p.m. Location: 6DE Talent: Duncan Rouleau, Joe Casey, Joe Kelly, Steven T. Seagle, Glen Murakami, Dwayne McDuffie, Yuri Lowenthal, Greg Cipes, John Fang, Rob Hoegee, Daryl Sabara, Wally Kurth, Genndy Tartakovsky Moderator: Tramm Wigzell, vice president, original series, action adventure for Cartoon Network Come meet the creators, producers and voice actors behind some of Cartoon Network’s biggest boy heroes Ben 10 and Generator Rex. From Man of Action meet Joe Casey, Joe Kelly, Duncan Rouleau, and Steven T. Seagle along with the Ben 10: Ultimate Alien team members Glenn Murakami (supervising producer), Dwayne McDuffie (co-producer/story editor), Yuri Lowenthal (voice of Ben) and Greg Cipes (voice of Kevin). Generator Rex panelists include John Fang (supervising producer), Rob Hoegee (story editor), Daryl Sabara (voice of Rex) and Wally Kurth (voice of Six). Also make sure not to miss a first look at Sym-Bionic Titan with Genndy Tartakovsky. ADULT SWIM: Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Squidbillies, Tim & Eric Awesome Show Great Job! and Mary Shelley’s Frankenhole 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Location: 6DE Talent: Dave Willis, Jim Fortier, Matt Maiellaro, Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim and Dino Stamatopoulos Moderator: Keith Crofford, vice president of production, Adult Swim Adult Swim panel featuring show creators from Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Squidbillies, Tim & Eric Awesome Show Great Job! and Mary Shelley’s Frankenhole—show creators Dave Willis (Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Squidbillies), Jim Fortier (Squidbillies), Matt Maiellaro (Aqua Teen Hunger Force), Tim Heidecker (Tim and Eric Awesome Show Great Job!), Eric Wareheim (Tim and Eric Awesome Show Great Job!) and Dino Stamatopoulos (Mary Shelley’s Frankenhole) will discuss their original series, screen sneak peeks, and answer questions. Keith Crofford, vice president of production at Adult Swim will moderate. SUNDAY, JULY 25 CARTOON NETWORK: Live-Action/ CG: Tower Prep and Firebreather 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Location: 6DE Talent: Paul Dini, Drew Van Acker, Elise Gatien, Ryan Pinkston, Dyana Liu, Phil Hester, Andy Kuhn and Peter Chung Moderator: Harry Knowles Join executive producer and series creator Paul Dini (Lost, Batman Beyond) as he offers fans an exclusive first look at Cartoon Network’s newest live action mystery series Tower Prep. Meet the series stars Drew Van Acker (The Lake), Elise Gatien (Bionic Woman), Ryan Pinkston (Punk’d) and Dyana Liu (Parenthood). Fans will also get an exclusive look at Firebreather, Cartoon Network’s first world premiere original CGI movie event based on the comic book series with creator and co-executive producer Phil Hester (The Wretch), co-executive producer Andy Kuhn (Freedom Ring) and writer/director Peter Chung (Aeon Flux). WB PANEL: Unnatural History Episode Screening and Q&A 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Location: Room 6BCF Talent: Kevin G. Schmidt, Jordan Gavaris, Italia Ricci, Mike Werb Moderator: Rich Sands Join the adventure! Cartoon Network’s first live-action mystery series, Unnatural History, journeys to San Diego for its Comic-Con debut. Unnatural History chronicles the adventures of Henry Griffin, a teenager with extraordinary skills acquired while traveling the world with his anthropologist parents. His unique abilities come in handy when he moves to Washington D.C. – and begins exploring the mysteries of a charter high school within the National Museum Complex. Fans will be treated to a premiere screening of a never-before-seen episode, as well as a Q&A with series stars Kevin G. Schmidt (Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel), Jordan Gavaris (Degrassi: The Next Generation), Italia Ricci (Greek) and Martin Donovan (Weeds) as well as creator/executive producer Mike Werb (The Mask, Face/Off). From Warner Horizon Television, Unnatural History airs Tuesday nights at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network. Become a fan of the show at www.facebook.com/UnnaturalHistory. WB PANEL: Scooby-Doo Screening and Q&A 2:15 – 3:15 p.m. Location: 6BCF Talent: Spike Brandt, Tony Cervone, Mitch Watson, Dan Krall, Matthew Lillard Those meddling teens are at it again! Find out what Shaggy, Fred, Daphne, Velma and, of course, Scooby-Doo are up to with a sneak peek at upcoming titles from this beloved family franchise. Join supervising producers Spike Brandt and Tony Cervone (both Duck Dodgers), producer Mitch Watson (Ben 10: Race Against Time) and art director Dan Krall (Coraline) as they screen a never-before-seen episode of the new Cartoon Network/Warner Bros. Animation series Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (airing Mondays at 7 p.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network) and take fan questions. Additionally, they will unveil the trailer to Warner Home Video’s upcoming all-new original animated movie Scooby-Doo! Camp Scare (release date: September 14) and will provide fans with a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment’s forthcoming Scooby-Doo! and the Spooky Swamp videogame, coming September 14. Panel attendees will be served a full course of all things Scooby-Doo, as they will also hear about additional upcoming Scooby-related projects from Warner Premiere and Warner Bros. Consumer Products. ADULT SWIM SIGNINGS Thursday, July 22 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Look Around You Signing BBC America Booth #3629 Talent: Robert Popper and Peter Serafinowicz 2:45 – 3:45 p.m. Childrens Hospital Signing WB Booth #4545 Talent: Jon Stern, Rob Corddry, Lake Bell, Erinn Hayes, Rob Huebel, Ken Marino Friday, July 23 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Venture Bros Signing Adult Swim Booth #3351 Talent: Doc Hammer, Jackson Publick 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Robot Chicken Signing Adult Swim Booth #3351 Talent: Seth Green, Matt Senreich, Tom Root Saturday, July 24 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Metalocalypse Signing Adult Swim Booth #3351 Talent: Brendon Small, Tommy Blacha 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Aqua Teen Hunger Force & Squidbillies Signing Adult Swim Booth #3351 Talent: Dave Willis, Jim Fortier, Matt Maiellaro ADULT SWIM FAN EVENTS TIM AND ERIC AWESOME-CON 2010 Saturday, July 24, 12 – 3 p.m. Location: Embarcadero Marina Park North Picnic in the park hosted by Tim and Eric and other characters from the show with fan challenges (costume contest, karaoke contest, etc). ADULT SWIM ICE CREAM TRUCKS The Adult Swim ice cream trucks will be cruising around San Diego, keeping fans cool by rewarding them with free Ben and Jerry’s ice cream. Adult Swim show talent will be along for the ride to pass out ice cream, interact with fans, and sign autographs. Follow www.twitter.com/AdultSwim as we live-tweet our locations. CARTOON NETWORK SIGNINGS Friday, July 23 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Batman: The Brave and the Bold Signing WB Booth #4545 Talent: Diedrich Bader, James Tucker, Michael Jelenic and Andrea Romano 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Adventure Time & Regular Show Signing Autograph Alley Talent: Pen Ward, Pat McHale, Jeremy Shada (Finn) John DiMaggio (Jake), Tom Kenny (Ice King), JG Quintel Saturday, July 24 11:15 a.m. – 12:15p.m. Mad about MAD Magazine! DC Booth Talent: John Ficarra, Sam Viviano, Sergio Aragones, Tom Richmond, Kevin Shinick 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Ben 10: Ultimate Alien, Generator Rex Signing Autograph Alley Man of Action: Duncan Rouleau, Joe Casey, Joe Kelly, Steven T. Seagle Ben 10: Ultimate Alien: Glen Murakami, Dwayne McDuffie, Yuri Lowenthal (Ben) Greg Cipes (Kevin) Generator Rex: John Fang, Rob Hoegee, Daryl Sabara (Rex), Wally Kurth (Six) Sunday, July 25 11:45 – 12:30 p.m. WB: Scooby Doo Mystery Inc Signing WB Booth #4545 Talent: Spike Brandt, Tony Cervone, Mitch Watson, Dan Krall, Matthew Lillard 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Firebreather Signing Autograph Alley Talent: Peter Chung, Phil Hester, Andy Kuhn 2:15 – 3:15 p.m. WB: Unnatural History Signing WB Booth #4545 Talent: Kevin G. Schmidt, Jordan Gavaris, Italia Ricci, Mike Web CARTOON NETWORK – THE CARTOON NETWORK PIZZERIA at CIRO’S (Ciro’s Pizzeria, 536 Market Street, Between 5th and 6th in the Gaslamp Quarter) Cartoon Network goes beyond the San Diego Convention Center this year with a fully immersive restaurant take-over! Come visit the The Cartoon Network Pizzeria from Wednesday, July 21 – Sunday, July 25 and experience Cartoon Network in way you’ve never seen before at the con. The Cartoon Network Pizzeria will feature sneak previews of new and returning Cartoon Network shows, opportunities for special Happy Hour free food and drink and free Cartoon Network cup with purchase throughout the entire convention (while supplies last). Cartoon Network (CartoonNetwork.com), currently seen in more than 97 million U.S. homes and 166 countries around the world, is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.’s ad-supported cable service now available in HD offering the best in original, acquired and classic entertainment for youth and families. Nightly from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET, PT), Cartoon Network shares its channel space with Adult Swim, a late-night destination showcasing original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults 18-34. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation and young adult media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.