San Diego Comic Con 2017 is this week! The most anticipated comic book, superhero, scifi/fantasy genre event of the year starts this Wednesday, July 19 and runs through Sunday, July 23. This is a major promotional event for Supernatural
, with press and thousands of fans eagerly awaiting the panel and spoiler teases that are released on Sunday. This year is extra special as Jared and Jensen will be appearing on the prestigious late night talk show, Conan
has been covering all the exciting Supernatural SDCC17 announcements and products for the past few weeks. Visit our News Page
for pictures of the Supernatural TV Guide
cover, Comic-Con bag, panel schedule, promotional give-aways and TV appearances. Our own Nightsky will be attending the convention covering Supernatural
and other panels of interest for The Winchester Family Business!
Her schedule includes interviewing Jared, Jensen, Misha, Bob Singer and Andrew Dabb in the Supernatural
press room. Many of our show's past actors and writers will be there for new projects as well!
Former Supernatural Cast Members
Several former cast members have moved on to new shows and will be appearing at Comic Con this year.
Tahmoh Pennikett (Gadreel)
Tahmo took part in the Battlestar Galactica panel.
SAN DIEGO, CA – July 20, 2017 – Today at Comic-Con fans were delighted to get the chance to see characters from President Laura Roslin to Helo take the stage and reminisce over every ‘frakking’ detail of one of science fiction’s masterpieces, BATTLESTAR GALACTICA. Moderator Maureen Ryan from Variety led a fun and laughter filled look back at the groundbreaking adventures of the crew of The Galactica. The panel included executive producers Ron Moore and David Eick, and cast members Tricia Helfer (Number Six), Mary McDonnell (President Laura Roslin), Grace Park (Lt. Sharon ‘Boomer’ Valerii), Tamoh Penikett (Captain Karl ‘Helo’ Agathon), Aaron Douglas (Chief Galen Tyrol), and Michael Trucco (Samuel Anders).
Adrianne Palicki (Jess) is starring in Orville, a new show on Fox. She and the rest of the cast will be in Room 6A on Saturday, July 22.
DJ Qualls (Garth) will be part of the ZNation panel
Lauren Cohan and Jeffery Dean Morgan
The Walking Dead panel has two former cast members Lauren Cohan (Bella) and Jeffrey Dean Morgan (John Winchester). The panel will be held in Hall H on Friday, July 21.
The busiest former cast member at Comic Con will be Felicia Day
Hey all, here’s my COMICON SCHEDULE!
12-1pm Geek and Sundry Panel at Indigo Ballroom (Badge needed)
2pm: Nerd HQ Panel
10:30-11:30am: ConMan Panel Hall H (Badge Needed)
2:45pm: Q/A at Petco Park Stage
4-4:45pm MST3K Panel at Petco Park Stage
5:15-6:15pm MST3K SHOUT! Book Signing (Badge needed)
8:30-9:30pm MST3K Panel Room 24ABC (Badge needed)
She will be joined by the legendary Stan Lee at her Friday panel
Former Supernatural Writers
It isn't only our former cast members who will be at Comic Con. Several of our former writers will be promoting their new shows.
Representation matters, both on and behind the page. Sam Maggs (Wonder Women, Star Trek: Waypoint), Susana Polo (Polygon), Sarah Kuhn (Heroine Complex), Robbie Thompson (Supernatural, Silk), Christina "Steenz" Stewart (Lion Forge Comics), Cait Brennan (Debutante), and Rose Knight (Women Write About Comics) chat about the strides made in representation of race, gender, and sexuality in comics-and how everyone can do better.
Sera Gamble is on two panels, one for writing and the other for her show, The Magicians.
UPDATED: Fri, Jul 14, 11:46PM
Moderator Spiro Skentzos (Arrow) and today's biggest TV writers, showrunners, and executives from your favorite genre shows including Keto Shimizu (Legends of Tomorrow), Ryan Condal (Colony), Terry Matalas (12 Monkeys), Sera Gamble (The Magicians), and Karen Horne (SVP, NBC.s Writers on the Verge Program) will discuss navigating the TV spec terrain including beginner's mistakes, what they look for in a writer, and what it takes for you to write a killer spec that will stand above the crowd. There will be a huge Q&A component, so bring your questions.
Eric Kripke and his show Timeless are having a big push at Comic Con
Amazon is promoting Ben Edlund's upcoming series The Tick at Comic Con.
Several publication have more details
The Tick is involved in other activities
Moving on to the entire convention, we have information from several sites.
This will be a wonderful convention, filled with people we have grown to love from Supernatural.