San Diego Comic-Con is less than a week away, and as in past years, The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead Hall H panels rank among some of the most highly-anticipated events of the convention. Gearing up for what’s sure to be two epic presentations jam-packed with tons of exciting news, AMC released new key art for the two apocalypse series as well as their full panel schedule. Talking Dead host and San Diego Comic-Con staple Chris Hardwick will moderate both panels.
Kicking off AMC’s day in Hall H is Fear the Walking Dead.
Fear’s panel will be on Friday, July 19th starting at 12 PM PST. The panel will include appearances from cast members Lennie James, Alycia Debnam-Carey, Danay Garcia, Maggie Grace, Jenna Elfman, Alexa Nisenson, Austin Amelio, Rubén Blades, and Karen David. In addition to the cast, chief content officer Scott M. Gimple, showrunners, and executive producers Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg, executive producers Robert Kirkman, Dave Alpert, Gale Anne Hurd, and Greg Nicotero, and director and co-executive producer, Michael Satrazemis will all be in attendance.
Check out the new key art for Fear the Walking Dead below.
Immediately following the Fear panel will be The Walking Dead.
The panel will be on Friday, July 19th, at 1 PM PST. The panel will include appearances from cast members Norman Reedus, Melissa McBride, Danai Gurira, Ryan Hurst, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Avi Nash, Nadia Hilker, Eleanor Matsuura, and Cailey Fleming. In addition to the cast, chief content officer Scott M. Gimple, showrunner and executive producer Angela Kang, executive producers Robert Kirkman, Dave Alpert, Gale Anne Hurd, and Greg Nicotero will all be in attendance.
Check out the key art for The Walking Dead below.
AMC SDCC TakeOver
AMC is also bringing along the cast of Preacher for a Hall H panel on Friday, July 19th at 7 PM PST. The network will also feature a panel for The Terror: Infamy on Friday at 4:45 PM PST in Room 6A and one for NOS4A2 on Saturday, July 20th at 5:30 PM PST also in Room 6A. The network will also be hosting several activations and activities throughout the weekend including the DeadQuarters (the official fan zone of The Dead universe).
The Walking Dead is about to enter its 10th season on AMC and Fear the Walking Dead is in the midst of its 5th season on the network. Additionally, a trilogy of films is in the works centering around Rick Grimes as well as a new spinoff series, which should begin filming this summer.
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