Sweet Christmas, there’s less than a month until New York Comic Con kicks off and we’re starting to see some of panel schedules that will be held during that fun-filled weekend. Marvel has released its schedule for appearances of the television side of the Marvel Cinematic Universe including the first look at the Netflix series Iron Fist! What other series will be there?
Lance Fensterman, Global Senior Vice President of ReedPOP, which runs New York Comic Con, had this to say about Marvel’s involvement.
We are always looking to bring the best content and most anticipated programming to the New York Comic Con stages. Each year we are able to accomplish that goal with Marvel Television’s must–see Panels. We are thrilled that they continue to choose NYCC as the top destination for fans to catch exclusive announcements and premieres.
Jeph Loeb, Marvel’s Head of Television spoke about what fans will see during the weekend:
Fans are going to love the sneak peaks of our newest shows that we have lined up for New York Comic Con. With a first look at Marvel’s Iron Fist and a new episode of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., we want to blow you away with the exclusive Marvel content at this year’s Show.
Here’s the line up so you can schedule your convention time:
Marvel Television Presents:
Marvel’s Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D: Ghost Rider
Friday, October 7 – 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM – Main Stage
Join Executive Producer Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s Head of TV) and cast members as they share secrets from the hot new season and be the first to see an all-new episode of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Marvel Animation Presents:
Saturday, October 8 – 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Join Marvel Animation for an eye-popping, toe–tapping, heart–stopping Panel celebrating Marvel’s acclaimed animated series Marvel’s Ultimate Spider–Man vs. The Sinister Six, Marvel’s Avengers: Ultron Revolution, and Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. Hosted by Cort Lane (SVP, Animation and Family Entertainment) and Stephen Wacker (VP, Current Series & Development), this Panel will feature exclusive sneak peeks from upcoming episodes, scoops on exciting new projects in development and a special reveal of Marvel’s biggest new animated project. You won’t want to miss this event!
The Netflix Original Series Marvel’s Iron Fist:
Saturday, October 8 – 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Join the cast of the new Netflix original series, Marvel’s Iron Fist in their first-ever appearance, as they answer questions and debut footage from the highly-anticipated show premiering on Netflix in 2017. Moderated by Executive Producer Jeph Loeb, this Panel promises to be one you won’t want to miss!
WORLD PREMIERE: Marvel’s Hulk: Where Monsters Dwell
Sunday, October 9 – 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Join Marvel Animation for the world premiere of the new animated film, Marvel’s Hulk: Where Monsters Dwell! This spooky, action-packed, feature-length film follows Hulk, Doctor Strange and the Howling Commandos on a mission to stop Nightmare from conquering the world. Cort Lane (SVP, Animation and Family Entertainment) will join you to host this exciting, family–friendly premiere in Room 1A06–can’t wait to see you there!
FX Networks Presents: Legion
Sunday, October 9 – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Join FX Networks and Marvel for an exclusive sneak peek at Legion, the highly-anticipated drama series from showrunner Noah Hawley, followed by a moderated discussion and audience Q&A. Inspired by the character from Marvel’s X-Men comics, Legion is the story of David Haller (Dan Stevens), a troubled young man who may be more than human. This panel is one you will not want to miss!
There’s sure to be more Marvel movie stuff including perhaps some surprise appearances, can you say Doctor Strange? Marvel won’t miss any opportunity to promote the film before its November 4th premiere. As news, video clips, and trailers come out of New York Comic Con, we’ll bring it to you here.