While San Diego Comic-Con announced that they will return in-person with a “special gathering” on Thanksgiving weekend, the main summer convention will take place online for the second year in a row due to health and safety precautions connected to the COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, studios are still planning on creating an enjoyable virtual experience for fans while teasing what’s to come in future seasons of their hit television series. While Marvel and DC Comics will not be sharing any news regarding their film slate, they will still feature their television series.
For your convenience, Variety has compiled a master list of all the details pertaining the pop culture convention set for July 23-25. Attendees will be able to watch all of the panels for free.
As of press time, some of the below panels don’t yet have scheduled dates and times to be posted online, so check back here, as we will update this post with that information, as well as more panels, as they get announced.
Looney Tunes Cartoons (July 23 at 10 a.m.) — Voice actor Eric Bauza (Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety, Marvin the Martian) will moderate a panel with executive producer Pete Browngardt, art director Aaron Spurgeon, supervising producer Alex Kirwan, storyboard artist Caroline Director and assistant art director Keika Yamaguchi that will reveal what’s next for the Looney Tunes gang.
Star Trek: Prodigy (July 23 at 10 a.m.) — “Star Trek: Lower Decks” star Jerry O’Connell will moderate a conversation with “Prodigy” voice cast members Kate Mulgrew, Brett Gray, Ella Purnell, Angus Imrie, Rylee Alazraqui, Dee Bradley Baker and Jason Mantzoukas alongside executive producers Kevin Hageman, Dan Hageman and director Ben Hibon to preview the upcoming animated series.
Star Trek: Lower Decks (July 23, Time TBD) — Jerry O’Connell will join voice cast members Tawny Newsome, Jack Quaid and Eugene Cordero alongside creator Mike McMahan for a conversation and an extended look at the upcoming second season.
Stephen Colbert Presents Tooning Out The News (July 23, Time TBD) — The CBS Studios animated news series will present a special segment reporting on the breaking stories from this year’s Comic-Con@Home event.
The Harper House (July 23, Time TBD) — Voice actors Rhea Seehorn, Jason Lee, Ryan Flynn, VyVy Nguyen, Lance Krall, Gary Anthony Williams, Nyima Funk, Gabourey Sidibe plus creator Brad Neely, executive producer Katie Krentz and supervising director Brian Sheesley will discuss the upcoming adult animated comedy series and debut the official trailer.
The Wheel of Time (July 23 at 11 a.m.) — Showrunner Rafe Judkins will discuss the upcoming fantasy series.
Evangelion: 3.0 + 1.0 Thrice Upon A Time (July 23 at TBD) — Showrunner Hideaki Anno will discuss the fourth and final chapter of the new theatrical edition of “Evangelion.”
S.O.Z. Soldiers or Zombies (July 23 at TBD) — The panel will feature showrunner Nico Entel talking about the upcoming zombie-centric series.
I Know What You Did Last Summer (July 23 at TBD) — The panel will feature showrunner Sara Goodman discussing the upcoming series based on the slasher film trilogy.
Leverage: Redemption (July 23 at TBD) — Series stars and directors Beth Riesgraf and Noah Wyle will talk about IMDb TV’s upcoming 13-episode revival of “Leverage.”
Adventure Time: Distant Lands (July 23 at 12 p.m.) — Voice actors John DiMaggio, Mace Montgomery Miskel, Toks Olagundoye and moderator Bex Taylor-Klaus will join executive producer Adam Muto to discuss the recent special, “Together Again,” as well as preview what’s to come in the upcoming “Wizard City” with a special sneak peek.
Jellystone! (July 23 at 1 p.m.) — Voice actors Jeff Bergman, Grace Helbig and Niccole Thurman will join showrunner C.H. Greenblatt and supervising director Ian Wasseluk on a sneak peek tour of the charming town in “Jellystone!” where the beloved Hanna-Barbera characters live, work and play together.
V/H/S/94 (July 23 at 1 p.m.) — Co-creator Brad Miska, producer Josh Goldbloom and segment directors Simon Barrett, Timo Tjahjanto, Jennifer Reeder, Ryan Prows and Chloe Okuno will come together for a panel marking the fourth installment in the horror anthology franchise.
Craig of the Creek (July 23 at 2 p.m.) — Philip Solomon, the voice of Craig, will moderate a panel with co-creator Ben Levin, writer Ashleigh Hairston, supervising directors Dashawn Mahone and Najja Porter, and story editor Jeff Trammell that will feature behind-the-scenes stories as well as a preview of the upcoming fourth season.
Duncanville (July 23 at 3 p.m.) — Executive producers Mike Scully and Julie Thacker-Scully; executive producer and star Amy Poehler; and stars Ty Burrell, Riki Lindhome, Joy Osmanski, Yassir Lester and Betsy Sodaro will tease what’s to come in the rest of the second season, airing on Fox, including a special look at an upcoming episode featuring a musical number with everyone’s favorite teacher, Mr. Mitch (voiced by Wiz Khalifa).
Blade Runner: Black Lotus (July 23 at 5 p.m.) — Moderated by Adult Swim‘s senior VP and creative director Jason DeMarco, the panel will feature co-directors Shinji Aramaki and Kenji Kamiyama, executive producer Joseph Chou, voice director Wes Gleason and voice actor Jessica Henwick. Additionally, they will present an exclusive first look at the upcoming animated series set in the world of “Blade Runner.”
Slasher: Flesh & Blood (July 23 at 6 p.m.) — The stars of Shudder‘s original horror anthology event series — David Cronenberg, Paula Brancati and Rachael Crawford — will join showrunner Ian Carpenter and creator Aaron Martin to discuss the series at large and debut a first look trailer.
The Simpsons (July 24 at 11 a.m.) — Moderated by Yeardley Smith, the crew behind the long-running animated Fox sitcom will answer fan’s questions, tell behind-the-scenes stories and reveal the secrets of season 33 and beyond. Writers Matt Selman and Carolyn Omine; animators David Silverman, Al Jean and Debbie Mahan; and director Mike B. Anderson will appear.
Ultra City Smiths (July 24 at 11 a.m.) — Showrunner and creator Steve Conrad, co-director David Brooks, and cast members Jimmi Simpson, Debra Winger, Luis Guzmán, Hana Mae Lee and Tim Heidecker will discuss AMC Plus‘ upcoming stop-motion animation series.
Fear The Walking Dead (July 24 at 1 p.m.) — “Talking Dead” host Chris Hardwick will moderate a conversation about the upcoming seventh season with Scott M. Gimple, chief content officer of “The Walking Dead” universe; showrunners and executive producers Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg; and cast members Lennie James, Alycia Debnam-Carey, Colman Domingo, Danay Garcia, Jenna Elfman, Karen David, Mo Collins and Christine Evangelista. The panel will also feature an exclusive first look at the new season.
The Walking Dead: World Beyond (July 24 at 2 p.m.) — Chris Hardwick will moderate a conversation about the upcoming second season of the third spinoff of “The Walking Dead” with Scott M. Gimple, showrunner Matt Negrete, and cast members Aliyah Royale, Alexa Mansour, Nicolas Cantu, Hal Cumpston, Nico Tortorella, Annet Mahendru, Julia Ormond, Jelani Alladin and Joe Holt. The panel will also feature an exclusive first look at the second season.
The Walking Dead (July 24 at 3 p.m.) — Chris Hardwick will join “TWD” universe’s Scott M. Gimple, showrunner Angela Kang, and cast members Norman Reedus, Melissa McBride, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Lauren Cohan, Khary Payton, Christian Serratos, Josh McDermitt, Eleanor Matsuura and Michael James Shaw to preview the final season.
Central Park (July 24 at 3 p.m.) — Co-creator and executive producer Loren Bouchard; co-creator, executive producer and voice actor Josh Gad; voice actors Leslie Odom Jr. and Tituss Burgess; and producers Kelvin Yu and Steven Davis will discuss how they brought the harmonious animated series to life for Apple TV Plus.
The Patrick Star Show (July 24 at 3 p.m.) — Voice actors Bill Fagerbakke, Tom Wilson, Cree Summer, Jill Talley and Dana Snyder will join co-executive producers Vincent Waller and Marc Ceccarelli for a table read of an episode and talk about the brand-new “SpongeBob SquarePants” spin-off series.
Horror Noire (July 24 at 4 p.m.) — Anthology writers Tananarive Due, Steven Barnes, Victor LaValle and Shernold Edwards will share the inspiration behind their adapted stories, discuss how they go about adapting them for different formats and delve into why now is an important time to tell these stories. The panel, which marks the Comic-Con debut of “Horror Noire,” will be moderated by Ashley C. Ford.
Family Guy (July 24 at 4 p.m.) — In celebration of 20 seasons, voice actor and executive producer Seth MacFarlane; voice actors Alex Borstein, Mila Kunis, Seth Green and Arif Zahir; and executive producers Rich Appel and Alec Sulkin will compete in a virtual trivia night to see who knows most about the hit animated series. They will also unveil a sneak peek of the upcoming 20th season, which premieres this fall on Fox.
American Dad (July 24 at 5 p.m.) — Co-creator Matt Weitzman will walk fans through the creation of an upcoming episode that will air on TBS later this year. The panel will feature a table read with voice actors Rachael MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Scott Grimes and Dee Bradley Baker, followed by parts of the episode in the animatic and early stages of color.
Creepshow (July 24 at 6 p.m.) — Cast members Michael Rooker and James Remar will join showrunner Greg Nicotero, director Rusty Cundieff and writer Mattie Do on a panel about the series’ newest monsters and what it takes to bring these creatures to life while offering insight into which stories they’ll be adapting and paying homage to next. They will also share an exclusive first look at the upcoming third season.
Doctor Who (July 25 at 10 a.m.) — The panel will feature showrunner Chris Chibnall, Jodie Whittaker, Mandip Gill, John Bishop and a very special surprise guest as they share exclusive content from “Doctor Who.”
Day of the Dead (July 25 at 11 a.m.) — Cast members Keenan Tracey and Natalie Malaika will join showrunners Jed Elinoff and Scott Thomas as well as director Steven Kostanski for a deep-dive conversation about how the series was inspired by George A. Romero’s work. Giving a behind-the-scenes look into the show’s creation, the panel will also give a first look at the upcoming series with an exclusive trailer.
The Mysterious Benedict Society (July 25 at 11 a.m.) — The stars of the Disney Plus series — Tony Hale, Kristen Schaal, MaameYaa Baofo, Ryan Hurst and Gia Sandhu — will join co-creators Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi as well as showrunners Darren Swimmer and Todd Slavkin to discuss various adventures from the first season and tease the future of the series.
The Great North (July 25 at 12 p.m.) — Executive producer Loren Bouchard and co-creators Wendy Molyneux and Lizzie Molyneux will join cast members Nick Offerman, Jenny Slate, Dulcé Sloan, Will Forte, Paul Rust and Alanis Morissette for a Q&A, which will include exclusive clips and breaking news on the outrageous Alaskan adventures in store for the Tobin family in the upcoming season on Fox.
Bob’s Burgers (July 25 at 3 p.m.) — Executive producers Nora Smith and creator Loren Bouchard will join cast members H. Jon Benjamin, John Roberts, Kristen Schaal, Eugene Mirman, Dan Mintz and Larry Murphy to share breaking news about the upcoming season on Fox, never-before-seen footage and answer the questions of a few lucky fans.