Warner Bros. Television Group (WBTVG) is returning to Comic-Con International: San Diego in unprecedented fashion in 2010. A star-studded lineup of performers, producers and other members of the creative teams of a record 14 series from Warner Bros. Television, Warner Horizon Television and Warner Bros. Animation will be on-hand for panel sessions, screenings, media appearances and autograph signings. This will mark the largest contingent of talent from WBTVG ever assembled for the world's leading pop culture convention. (In 2009, WBTVG featured 12 television series at Comic-Con.)
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Series stars and creative teams scheduled to attend include:
Chuck: Stars Zachary Levi, Yvonne Strahovski, Joshua Gomez, Ryan McPartlin, Mark Christopher Lawrence, Vik Sahay, Scott Krinsky, with Sarah Lancaster and Adam Baldwin join creators/executive producers Adam Baldwin and Chris Fedak
V: Stars Elizabeth Mitchell, Morris Chestnut, Joel Gretsch, Logan Huffman, Laura Vandervoort, Charles Mesure, with Morena Baccarin and Scott Wolf join executive producers Scott Rosenbaum and Steve Pearlman
Childrens Hospital: Creator/executive producer/star Rob Corddry (Hot Tub Time Machine, The Daily Show) and executive producer Jonathan Stern (The Ten, Scotland PA) join series stars Lake Bell (How to Make It in America), Erinn Hayes (Parenthood, Worst Week) and Rob Huebel (Human Giant). A website for the series will go live July 6 here.
Unnatural History: Stars Kevin G. Schmidt (Alvin and The Chipmunks: The Squeakuel), Jordan Gavaris (Degrassi: The Next Generation), Italia Ricci (Greek) and Martin Donovan (Weeds) join creator/executive producer Mike Werb
MAD: New MAD animated television series producer/story editor Kevin Shinick (Robot Chicken) and Warner Bros. Animation executive Peter Girardi join MAD Magazine editor John Ficarra, art director Sam Viviano, legendary artist Sergio Aragones and contemporary artist Tom Richmond
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated: Supervising producers Spike Brandt and Tony Cervone join producer Mitch Watson and art director Dan Krall
Warner Bros. Entertainment (WBE) will once again have a can't-miss, nearly 3,000-square-foot booth on the convention floor, this time in a brand-new location: space #4545. As usual, the booth will host autograph signings by the stars and creative teams of all WBTVG shows, with multiple interactive kiosks for fans to play video games from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, and much, much more. Additional details about the booth will be released in the coming weeks.
THE TV SERIES SCHEDULE:
WEDNESDAY, JULY 21
Special Sneak Peek Pilot Screenings: WBTVG continues its Comic-Con tradition of hosting a three-hour special sneak peek premiere event on preview night, this year offering fans two opportunities to screen one of the fall season's most highly anticipated new series: Nikita, starring international action star Maggie Q. In addition to Nikita, WBTVG will unveil special video presentations related to its other series.
THURSDAY, JULY 22
New series Childrens Hospital: Screening multiple new episodes in session