FOX Conquers San Diego Comic-Con with World Premiere Screenings of 'Gotham' & 'Wayward Pines'

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July 11th, 2014

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via press release:

FOX CONQUERS SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON

WITH WORLD PREMIERE SCREENINGS AND PANEL DEBUTS OF

“GOTHAM” AND “WAYWARD PINES”

 

FLY THROUGH GOTHAM CITY ON THE EXCLUSIVE “GOTHAM” ZIP LINE

 

RIDE ALONG FREE

IN UBER “GOTHAM” POLICE CARS

 

DON’T LOSE YOUR HEAD IN THE “SLEEPY HOLLOW

HAUNTED BRIDGE AND OCULUS RIFT VIRTUAL REALITY EXPERIENCE

 

WATCH OUT FOR “SLEEPY HOLLOW

HEADLESS HORSEMEN ROAMING DOWNTOWN

 

BONES, BOB’S Burgers, Family Guy, THE FOLLOWING

and THE Simpsons Also Return to SDCC

 

FOX FANFARE Booth #4229 Features Appearances by

Fox Talent and Producers, plus Giveaways of 2014 Poster Tubes,

Collectible Mini-Posters and More

 

Visit fox.com/comiccon2014 for Panel and Autograph Schedule,

Breaking News and Exclusive Videos and Photos

 

BOOTH  #4229

The FOX FANFARE Booth (#4229) will feature an incredible lineup of talent on the convention center floor for star-studded autograph signings and exciting booth activities, including distribution of the exclusive 2014 FOX FANFARE poster tubes, collectible mini-posters, premium giveaways and merchandise sales.

 

FOX.COM/COMICCON2014 & FACEBOOK

Visit fox.com/comiccon2014 for all the latest FOX FANFARE 2014 information, including daily schedules, breaking news from all of the panels, as well as exclusive videos and photos. In addition, visit www.Facebook.com/FOXTV  for a feed of all live tweets from each panel, FOX talent at Comic-Con and information from the press rooms, as well as the latest new videos.

 

“GOTHAM” – ZIP LINE

Where:                        Between the SD Convention Center and the Hilton Bayfront Hotel

When:              Thursday, July 24 – Sunday, July 27

Hours:             10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Daily

 

EXPERIENCE

FOX will create Gotham City for fans to channel their inner superhero by ziplining (130 feet long and 30 feet high) through the GOTHAM city landscape! Following the adrenalized experience, participants will receive a shareable photo of their heroic zip line experience and will be awarded with exclusive GOTHAM prizes. Follow fox.com/comiccon2014 to find out when GOTHAM producers and cast, including stars Ben McKenzie and Donal Logue, will be making appearances at the experience.

 

 

“GOTHAM” UBER POLICE CARS

Where:            Downtown San Diego

When:              Thursday, July 24 – Sunday, July 27

Hours:             Thursday – 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

                        Friday – 2:00 PM – 12:00 AM

Saturday – 12:00 PM – 12:00 AM

Sunday – 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

 

EXPERIENCE

For the fans afoot at SDCC who are UBER users, specially-designed GOTHAM police cars will hit the San Diego streets to pick up passengers throughout the convention weekend – for free – via the UBER app, by selecting GOTHAM PD on the UBER “slider.” Inside the GOTHAM-branded cars, passengers will get a sneak preview of special GOTHAM content. Those fans who are new to UBER and who sign up for the app using the code GOTHAMPD will get a free first ride up to $30, wherever UBER is available. Track the GOTHAM “patrol rides” on UBER’s San Diego Twitter (https://twitter.com/uber_sd) and Instagram (http://instagram.com/uber_sd).

 

SLEEPY HOLLOW” – THE SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON “VIRTUAL REALITY” EXPERIENCE

Where:           Petco Interactive Zone

When:             Thursday, July 24 – Sunday, July 27

Hours:             9:00 AM - 6:00 PM daily

 

EXPERIENCE

 

DON’T LOSE YOUR HEAD! FOX is bringing SLEEPY HOLLOW back to San Diego with an Oculus Rift fan experience. This virtual reality installation transports the user deep into the heart of Sleepy Hollow where the fans receive an ominous warning from Ichabod Crane and then a terrifying encounter with the Headless Horseman. Participants will receive a personalized, souvenir image to share across their social media pages. Follow fox.com/comiccon2014 to find out when SLEEPY HOLLOW producers and cast, including stars Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie and John Noble, will be making appearances at the experience.

 

EXCLUSIVE LIMITED-EDITION COMIC-CON ITEMS

Drop by the FOX FANFARE booth (#4229) daily to pick up the 2014 FOX FANFARE Poster Tube, as well as Exclusive and Collectible Mini-Posters from BOB’S Burgers, BONES, Family Guy, THE FOLLOWING, GOTHAM, THE Simpsons, SLEEPY HOLLOW and WAYWARD PINES, among other FOX FANFARE properties.

 

Limited-edition giveaways will also be distributed from the booth (while supplies last):

  • FOX FANFARE Poster Tubes
  • GOTHAM Lenticular Collectibles
  • WAYWARD PINES Air Fresheners and Autographed Copies of “Pines,” by Blake Crouch, the book on which WAYWARD PINES is based.
  • Collect all THREE of this year’s FOX ANIMATION Bags, featuring:

o   “Lisa” from THE Simpsons

o   “Stewie” from Family Guy

o   “Tina” from BOB’S Burgers

 

PANELS, SCREENINGS & AUTOGRAPH SIGNING SCHEDULE (by day)

 

THURSDAY, JULY 24

Panels:

 

24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY 10:00-11:00 AM – Ballroom 20

JACK IS BACK at Comic-Con, DAMN IT! Kiefer Sutherland takes the stage to celebrate 24’s most iconic moments and highlights of Jack Bauer’s triumphant return in 24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY. Catch the exclusive sneak peek at the highly anticipated Blu-ray and DVD featurette, “Worlds Collide,” illustrating how the pulse-pounding storytelling was created for this thrilling new event series, which concludes in a thrilling finale on Monday, July 14 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.  Screening and discussion moderated by executive producer Jon Cassar to be followed by fan Q&A and more.

 

Thursday Autograph Signing at Booth #4229 (time to be announced at SDCC):

24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY Kiefer Sutherland and Jon Cassar

           

FRIDAY, JULY 25

Panels:

 

BONES 12:30-1:30 PM – Ballroom 20

Fan favorites David Boreanaz, Emily Deschanel and executive producer Stephen Nathan return to Comic-Con to share secrets from the set, upcoming twists and turns and what’s in store for Booth and Brennan as BONES enters its milestone 10th season.

 

WAYWARD PINES 1:30-2:30 PM – Room 5AB

World Premiere Screening of Episode One and Q&A with cast members and executive producers. Based on the best-selling novel, “Pines,” by Blake Crouch, and brought to life by suspenseful storyteller M. Night Shyamalan, WAYWARD PINES is the intense new mind-bending 10-episode FOX event thriller evocative of the classic hit “Twin Peaks.”  The episode is directed by M. Night Shyamalan and written by Chad Hodge. Scheduled to participate are cast members Matt Dillon, Melissa Leo, Toby Jones, Carla Gugino, Terrence Howard, Reed Diamond, Shannyn Sossamon, Tim Griffin, Charlie Tahan and executive producers Donald De Line, Ashwin Rajan, Chad Hodge and M. Night Shyamalan.

 

BOB’S Burgers 4:00-5:00 PM – Indigo Room Hilton

You never know what to expect from the cast and producers of BOB’S Burgers. Creator/executive producer Loren Bouchard, executive producer Jim Dauterive and the hilarious voice cast, including H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, John Roberts, Kristen Schaal and Larry Murphy, will entertain with never-before-seen footage, followed by a Q&A panel discussion.

 

SLEEPY HOLLOW 5:45-6:45 PM – Room 6BCF

SLEEPY HOLLOW executive producers Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Len Wiseman, Mark Goffman and Heather Kadin return to Comic-Con with the breakout show of last season, featuring an exclusive look at the highly anticipated second season, followed by a fan Q&A, featuring cast members Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie, John Noble, Orlando Jones, Lyndie Greenwood and Katia Winter

 

FRIDAY Autograph Signings at Booth #4229 (times to be announced at SDCC):

BOB’S BURGERS Cast & Producers

BONES Cast & Producers

WAYWARD PINES Cast & Producers

 

 

SATURDAY, JULY 26

Panels:

 

THE Simpsons 10:00-11:00 AM – Ballroom 20

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of THE Simpsons – no gifts please – with creator Matt Groening, executive producer Al Jean, supervising director Mike Anderson and director-for-life David Silverman. Topics include the new “Treehouse of Horror,” “Simpsorama,” a visit from Homer Simpson and much, much more.

 

Family Guy 1:00 PM-1:45 PM – Ballroom 20

The Griffins are back at Comic-Con with an exclusive sneak peek at the historic Family Guy/THE SIMPSONS crossover episode, “The Simpsons Guy,” in which Peter and clan hit Springfield! Celebrate Season 13 with voice stars Seth Green and Mike Henry, as well as executive producers Rich Appel, Steve Callaghan, Danny Smith and co-executive producer Peter Shin, plus surprise guests.

 

GOTHAM 8:00-11:00 PM – Hall H (Presented by Warner Bros. Television)

Warner Bros. Television presents the World Premiere of GOTHAM as part of the studio’s Night of DC Entertainment. Series stars and the executive producers from GOTHAM will make special appearances on the Hall H stage throughout the three-hour event.

 

SATURDAY Autograph Signings at Booth #4229 (times to be announced at SDCC):

THE SIMPSONS Cast & Producers

SLEEPY HOLLOW Cast & Producers

FAMILY GUY Cast & Producers

GOTHAM Cast & Producers

 

SUNDAY, JULY 27

Panels:

 

THE FOLLOWING 11:15 AM-12:15 PM – Hall H (Presented by Warner Bros. Television) Hit thriller THE FOLLOWING returns to Comic-Con for a third year! Series stars Kevin Bacon, Shawn Ashmore, Sam Underwood and Jessica Stroup will join creator/executive producer Kevin Williamson and executive producers Marcos Siega and Jennifer Johnson for an on-stage Q&A and special video presentation.

 

SUNDAY Autograph Signings at Booth #4229 (time to be announced at SDCC):

THE FOLLOWING Cast & Producers

 

FOX FANFARE 2014 AUTOGRAPH SCHEDULE - BOOTH #4229

 

Please note that tickets for all signings will be available every day at 8:00 AM, for that day’s signings only, at the designated FOX location in the Sails Pavilion. Tickets are distributed via a raffle system and are limited in number. Line-up information and autograph signing times are included on the tickets.

 

Thursday, July 24

24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY Cast & Producers

 

Friday, July 25

BOB’S BURGERS Cast & Producers

BONES Cast & Producers

WAYWARD PINES Cast & Producers

 

Saturday, July 26

THE SIMPSONS Cast & Producers

SLEEPY HOLLOW Cast & Producers

FAMILY GUY Cast & Producers

GOTHAM Cast & Producers

 

Sunday, July 27

THE FOLLOWING Cast & Producers

 

 

TWITTER

Fans can also receive updated announcements and information from each panel, the press room and other activities throughout Comic-Con, by following these series and joining the conversation by using #FOXSDCC and other hashtags as noted below:

 

SHOW TWITTER (#Hashtag) FACEBOOK
@FOXTV    FOXTV
BOB’S BURGERS @BobsBurgersFOX (#bobsburgers) BobsBurgers
BONES @BONESonFOX (#bones) Bones
FAMILY GUY @FamilyGuyonFOX (#familyguy) FamilyGuy
THE FOLLOWING @TheFollowingFOX (#thefollowing) TheFollowing
GOTHAM @Gotham (#gotham) GothamonFOX
THE SIMPSONS @TheSimpsons (#thesimpsons)@HomerJSimpson

@ComicBookGuy

TheSimpsons
SLEEPY HOLLOW @SleepyHollowFOX (#sleepyhollow) SleepyHollow
WAYWARD PINES @waywardpinesfox (#waywardpines) WaywardPines

 

MEDIA INFORMATION/CONTACTS (do not post)

 

For photos from FOX FANFARE 2014, you may visit foxflash at this link:

 

http://www.foxflash.com/div.php/main/page?aID=1z2z2z342

 

News and video content will be distributed to the media throughout the Comic-Con weekend.

 

For panel information and media questions, please contact the show publicist below or Sean McAnaney at Sean.McAnaney@fox.com.

 

SHOW PUBLICIST CONTACT
BOB’S BURGERS Kristen Osborne Kristen.Osborne@fox.com
BONES Kim Kurland Kim.Kurland@fox.com
FAMILY GUY Tracey Raftery Tracey.Raftery@fox.com
THE FOLLOWING Joanna Wolff Joanna.Wolff@fox.com
GOTHAM Joanna Wolff Joanna.Wolff@fox.com
THE SIMPSONS Michael Roach Michael.Roach@fox.com
SLEEPY HOLLOW Kristen Osborne Kristen.Osborne@fox.com
WAYWARD PINES Kim Kurland Kim.Kurland@fox.com
ADDITIONAL ON-SITE SUPPORT Todd Adair Todd.Adair@fox.com
ADDITIONAL ON-SITE SUPPORT Annie Geffroy Annie.Geffroy@fox.com
 
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