Adult Swim Panels and Events Lineup for 2006 Comic-Con International
Sneak Peak First 6-minutes of Aqua Teen Hunger Force Movie for Theatres
Adult Swim, Cartoon Network�s sister network of animated series for grown-ups, will host a number of panels and special events, including signings, during Comic-Con International, to be held in San Diego, Calif., Thursday, July 20 -Sunday, July 23, 2006. During the Adult Swim Originals panel fans will be treated to a special sneak peek of the first 6 minutes of The Aqua Teen Hunger Force Movie for Theatres.
ALL PANEL AND SIGNING INFORMATION IS TENTATIVE AND ALL TIMES, DATES AND LOCATIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
ADULT SWIM ORIGINALS PANELS
Saturday, July 22, 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Keith Crofford, vice president, Cartoon Network Productions, will host two back-to-back 45-minute panels featuring and highlighting Adult Swim�s original comedy series. This panel will also highlight a sneak peek of the first 6 minutes of The Aqua Teen Hunger Force Movie for Theatres.
5:30 p.m. � 6:15 p.m.
The first panel will include creators from Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Squidbillies, Moral Orel and Metalocalypse (set to debut on Adult Swim on Aug. 6, 2006 at 11:00 p.m. ET, PT), who will be on hand to discuss their series, show clips, and answer questions. The panelists include:
Dave Willis, co-creator of Aqua Teen Hunger Force and co-producers of Squidbillies;
Jim Fortier, co-creator of Squidbillies;
Dino Stamatopoulos, creator of Moral Orel;
Tim Heidecker, co-creator and executive producer of Tom Goes to The Mayor; and
Eric Wareheim, co-creator and executive producer of Tom Goes to The Mayor.
6:15 p.m. � 7:00 p.m.
The second Adult Swim panel will include show creators from Robot Chicken, The Venture Bros., Minoriteam and Tom Goes to The Mayor, who will be on hand to discuss their series, show clips, and answer questions. The panelists include:
Seth Green and Matt Senreich, co-creators and executive producers of Robot Chicken;
Jackson Publick, creator of The Venture Bros.;
Adam de la Pena, Todd James and Peter Girardi, co-creators of Minoriteam; and
Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha co-creators of Metalocalypse.
THE BOONDOCKS PANEL
Friday, July 21, 5-6 p.m.
Join creator Aaron McGruder and the cast of Adult Swim's provocative, heralded comedy series The Boondocks for a panel discussion in celebration of the release of The Boondocks: The Complete First Season on DVD and for PSP July 25. The panelists include:
Aaron McGruder, creator and executive producer of The Boondocks;
Rodney Barnes, writer, The Boondocks;
Regina King, voice of Huey and Riley;
John Witherspoon, voice of Granddad;
Gary Anthony Williams, voice of Uncle Ruckus;
Jill Talley, voice of Sarah;
Cedric Yarbough, voice of Tom; and
Gabby Soleil, voice of Jazmine.
INTERVIEWS AVAILABLE WITH MODERATORS AND PANELISTS UPON REQUEST.
TO BETTER ACCOMMODATE ALL INTERVIEW REQUESTS PLEASE SCHEDULE PRIOR TO ARRIVING AT COMIC-CON. CONTACT INFORMATION LISTED BELOW.
APPEARANCE & SIGNINGS AT ADULT SWIM BOOTH (unless otherwise noted.)
Thursday, July 20:
2-3 p.m. Jackson Publick, The Venture Bros.
3-4 p.m. Matt Thompson, Frisky Dingo and Sealab 2021
Friday, July 21:
1-2 p.m. Adam de la Pena, Todd James and Peter Girardi Minoriteam
2-3 p.m. Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, Tom Goes to The Mayor
3-4 p.m. Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha , Metalocalypse
4-5 p.m Seth Green and Matt Senreich, Robot Chicken
4-5 p.m. Aaron McGruder, The Boondocks : SONY Booth: # 3945
Saturday, July 22:
1:30-2:30 p.m. Dino Stamtapoulos, Jay Johnston and Scott Adsit, Morel Orel
2:30-3:30 p.m. Dave Willis and Jim Fortier, Squidbillies
3:30-4:30 p.m. Dana Snyder (voice of Master Shake) and Carey Means (voice of Frylock), Aqua Teen Hunger Force
ADULT SWIM BOOTH INFORMATION
Location: Booth Number #5493, #5494, and #5495
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