Advance screening of Star Wars: The Clone Wars to be held at SIGGRAPH Animation show

As part of the newly expanded format of the Computer Animation Festival, SIGGRAPH 2008 will feature three all-star Production Studio Nights hosted by industry powerhouses Pixar Animation Studios, Sony Pictures Imageworks, and Lucasfilm. In addition to the Festival’s popular Competition and Invited Screenings, Festival Talks, and Production Sessions, each studio will host evening events at …
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The Greatest American Hero returns

Join the original cast of the The Greatest American Hero television series on Thursday, July 24 at 12:30-1:30pm in Room 7AB at Comic-Con Convention in San Diego. After twenty-five years, this beloved cult series is being re-introduced to the world as a comic book series. In addition, two special announcements will be made regarding the …
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Discover the ‘Science’ behind fiction at Comic-Con

Discover magazine, the leading general-interest science publication, will host the first ever Science Behind Science Fiction panel at Comic Con on July 24, featuring Jaime Paglia (writer and producer of Eureka), Dr. Kevin Grazier (science advisor on Eureka and Battlestar Galactica) and Phil Plait. Since the days of Frankenstein, fiction has looked to science for …
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Batman, Adult Swim and Star Wars invade Comic-Con

Star Wars Day at Comic-Con will be Friday, July 25. Here’s the entire lineup of Star Wars-related events for the day: 10:00-10:50 Star Wars: Designing the Clone Wars Universe— Meet the original in-house team that designed the unique look of the Clone Wars series. They will discuss how they worked with supervising director Dave Filoni …
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Astro Boy cuts hair at Comic-Con plus Viz Media to lens Naruto, Death Note, Inuyasha and other Manga-based films

Imagi Studios and Summit Entertainment will be at Comic-Con in San Diego at booth #3530, introducing its upcoming CG-animated motion picture Astro Boy. The film’s director, David Bowers and producer, Maryann Garger will be attending the event on Saturday, July 26, and be stationed at the studios’ booth. 
 A special-edition Astro Boy oversized bag will also be …
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John Woo to direct comic adaptation Caliber

Variety has just reported that John Woo is set to helm the comicbook adaptation Caliber, and the project will be officially unveiled at Comic-Con. According to the report, the film will likely be a co-production between Johnny Depp’s Infinitum Nihil shingle, Radical Comics and Woo’s Lion Rock. The original comic was created by Sam Sarkar …
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The Weinstein’s bringing Frank Darabont, Thomas Jane, a new Halo Board Game and the Suicide Girls to Comic-Con

The Weinstein Company is bringing cast members from many of their upcoming DVD releases to Comic-Con, plus highlighting an assortment of hotly-anticipated and fan-favorite movies. At their booth, fans will find details on Dimension Extreme DVDs including horror titles Feast 2, Wizard of Gore, Zombie Diaries, Pulse 2, Rogue, Dario Argento’s Mother of Tears and …
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Kevin Smith, Frank Miller, Zack Snyder, Judd Apatow, Jim Lee and more to be on EW Visionary Panel at Comic-Con

Entertainment Weekly is preparing to invade Comic-Con this year with a fully-loaded arsenal: a three-part series of star-studded panels, a photo and interview studio and an exclusive Comic-Con event co-hosted by SCI FI. In addition, Entertainment Weekly is publishing its inaugural Comic-Con preview package jam-packed with exclusive first looks at highly anticipated TV shows, comic …
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Stars of BBC shows Doctor Who, Torchwood, Primeval plus Simon ‘Shaun of the Dead’ Pegg to attend Comic-Con

The BBC is coming to Comic-Con 2008 with its first ever BBC America booth plus an army of creators and stars from international hit series Doctor Who, Torchwood, Primeval and Spaced. The booth on the exhibition floor will promote BBC Video, associated merchandise as well as BBC America’s Supernatural Saturdays, the home of Doctor Who, Torchwood …
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Upcoming thrillers from Anchor Bay plus Sarah Connor, Michael Myers, Josh Olson and horror icon Robert Englund at Comic-Con

Fan favorite Anchor Bay Entertainment reaches out at the 2008 San Diego Comic Con, taking place July 24th through the 27th at the San Diego Convention Center! Anchor Bay Entertainment will have a major presence at the SDCC – globally acknowledged as the world’s greatest and largest genre convention! There will be a trailer premiere …
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J.J. Abrams at Comic-Con, a Whedon net musical, more about Galactica spin-off Caprica, and a trailer for Abrams’ Fringe

Comic-Con’s programming lineup for the July 24-27, 2008 is now online, and includes TONS of TV-related panels, discussions and screenings this year. Everyone’s favorite comic, film and sci-fi festival/fanboy orgy, has posted it’s complete, and searchable schedule online RIGHT HERE. Comic-Con will host previews and Q&As with stars and creators of the upcoming series Dollhouse, …
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Rocky Horror Picture and live event at Tribeca Cinemas

Let’s do the time warp again! Tribeca Cinemas and The NYC Horror Festival will present A Live Rocky Horror Picture Show Event this Friday the 13th at Tribeca Cinemas. This special screening of the cult classic will feature the antics of The Home of Happiness performance troupe. Fishnets, umbrellas, Tim Curry look-alikes, and sweet transvestites …
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