Plepler will deliver the gathering’s keynote address on June 14, in a conversation with CTV’s Ben Mulroney. Lombardo will hold a “fireside chat” with “The Leftovers” co-creator Damon Lindelof on June 13.
HBO will also receive the fest’s Company of Distinction kudo recognizing its vast body of work on June 14.
The Banff fest honors TV and digital media. This year’s edition runs June 12-15 at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel in the Alberta resort town.