Warner Bros. Television Group Returns to Comic-Con in 2009 - Featured

WARNER BROS. TELEVISION GROUP RETURNS TO COMIC-CON IN 2009

WITH STAR-STUDDED LINEUP FEATURING A RECORD 11 SHOWS



Stars and Creators of "The Big Bang Theory," "Chuck," "Eastwick," "Fringe," "Human Target," "Past Life," "Smallville," "Supernatural," "V," "Vampire Diaries" and "Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Descend on San Diego for Panel Sessions, Media Appearances and Autograph Signings


Warner Bros. Entertainment's Two-Story, Nearly 3,000-Square Foot Booth to Host Signings, Video Game Demos and Numerous Giveaways, Including the Studio's Exclusive Comic-Con Bags


Warner Bros. Television Group (WBTVG) returns to Comic-Con International: San Diego in 2009 with a star-studded lineup featuring a Studio-record 11 series that will be showcased in panel sessions, screenings, media appearances and autograph signings throughout the convention. For continuing info on the Studio's plans at Comic-Con, please follow us on Twitter @TheWBdotcom. WBTVG [has also launched] a Con-related website at TheWB.com/ComicCon.


Series and selected stars and creators (*) scheduled to attend include:


* The Big Bang Theory: Johnny Galecki ("Roseanne"), Jim Parsons ("Garden State"), Kaley Cuoco ("Charmed"), executive producer Chuck Lorre ("Two and a Half Men") and more


* Chuck: Zachary Levi (upcoming "Alvin and the Chipmunks"), Yvonne Strahovski (upcoming "I Love You Too"), executive producer Josh Schwartz ("Gossip Girl") and more


* Eastwick: Rebecca Romijn ("X-Men"), Lindsay Price ("Lipstick Jungle"), Jaime Ray Newman ("Veronica Mars") and more


* Fringe: Anna Torv ("The Pacific"), Josh Jackson ("Shutter"), John Noble ("The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King") and more


* Human Target: Mark Valley ("Fringe"), Chi McBride ("Pushing Daisies"), Jackie Earle Haley ("Watchmen," "Nightmare on Elm Street") and more


* "Past Life": Kelli Giddish ("Damages"), Nicholas Bishop ("Above the Law"), Ravi Patel ("Scrubs") and executive producer David Hudgins ("Friday Night Lights")


* Smallville: Erica Durance ("House of the Dead"), Justin Hartley ("Gemini Division"), Cassidy Freeman ("Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee") and more


* Supernatural: Misha Collins ("24"), Jim Beaver ("Deadwood"), executive producer Eric Kripke and more


* V: Elizabeth Mitchell ("Lost"), Scott Wolf ("Party of Five") and executive producers Scott Peters ("The 4400"), Jeffrey Bell ("Angel," "Alias") and more


* Vampire Diaries: Ian Somerhalder ("Lost"), Paul Wesley ("Killer Movie"), Nina Dobrev ("Degrassi: The Next Generation"), executive producer Kevin Williamson ("Scream") and more


* Batman: The Brave and the Bold: Voice of Batman Diedrich Bader ("Surf's Up") and more


THE BOOTH


Warner Bros. Entertainment (WBE) will once again have a can't-miss, nearly 3,000-square foot, two-story booth on the convention floor. Booth activities and tons of giveaways include:


* Exclusive Comic-Con Bags: A limited number of the Studio's signature, oversized tote bags-- called the Con's "ubiquitous accessory" by Entertainment Weekly-- will be distributed exclusively at the WBE booth


* "Where the Wild Things Are": Step into the world of the Wild Things in a re-creation of their ultimate fort.


* "Shorts": Beware of the Giant Booger Monster. Pick it if you dare!


* "LEGO Rock Band": Jump onto the LEGO-inspired stage and be amongst the first to play the upcoming game from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, the LEGO Group, Harmonix and MTV Games


* Exclusive "Harry Potter" giveaway items


* Autograph signings, photo opportunities, game demonstrations and much more!


THE TV SERIES SCHEDULE


WEDNESDAY, JULY 22

Special Sneak Peek Pilot Screenings: WBTV and Comic-Con host a three-hour evening event screening of the pilot episodes of the highly anticipated new midseason action-adventure series "Human Target" (based upon a DC Comics graphic novel), a reimagining of the groundbreaking miniseries "V," and new drama "The Vampire Diaries" (based upon the best-selling book series by L.J. Smith).


FRIDAY, JULY 24


* "Batman: The Brave and the Bold": screening complete "Mayhem of the Music Meister" episode, which features the voice of Neil Patrick Harris ("Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, "How I Met Your Mother")

* "The Big Bang Theory"

* New series "Past Life": screening complete pilot in session


SATURDAY, JULY 25


* "Chuck"

* New series "Eastwick": screening complete pilot in session

* "Fringe"

* New series "Human Target": screening complete pilot in session

* New series "V": screening complete pilot in session

* New series "Vampire Diaries": screening complete pilot in session


SUNDAY, JULY 26


* "Smallville"

* "Supernatural"


Press Release and photo courtesy of Warner Bros.

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Jul 15, 2009 8:02PM EDT

Can't wait! So much to do at Comic Con. A picture w/ Yvonne Strahovski would make my year!!!

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Jul 16, 2009 3:21AM EDT

So not cool.. it's in California 2 months before I move there. At some point I will go to one of these things!

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