NBCUniversal is creating its first-ever fan hub NBCU Corner at San Diego Comic-Con featuring such shows as NBC’s Quantum Leap and La Brea; Peacock’s Vampire Academy, The Resort and The End is Nye; Syfy’s returning Resident Alien and new series Reginald the Vampire; and USA Network/Syfy’s Chucky, featuring everybody’s favorite terrifying doll.
The hub will be located in NBCU’s standard location in the Gaslamp next to the Tin Fish restaurant and will run from Thursday, July 21 through Sunday, July 24.
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NBCU also is bringing diginet Cozi TV to the Con for the first time, where it will stage an “iconic characters” experience on the MLK Promenade behind the Omni Hotel. The experience will include the 1962 red convertible AMC Rambler American 400 as seen on nostalgic comedy 3rd Rock from the Sun along with an appearance by series star French Stewart. Eligible fans will able to enter for a chance to win the restored classic car through the Cozi TV 3rd Rock Rambler Sweepstakes, which anyone can enter at CoziTV.com now through August 31.
NBC also will host several plans at Comic-Con, including:
– a look into supernatural YA series Vampire Academy from Julie Plec and Marguerite MacIntyre, creators of such shows as The Vampire Diaries, The Originals and Legacies. The panel will include Plec and MacIntyre along with series stars Sisi Stringer, Daniela Nieves, Kieron Moore and Andre Dae Kim and it will run from 2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. on Thursday in the Indigo Ballroom at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront;
– Also in the Indigo Ballroom, Syfy will host a panel on new series Reginald the Vampire with stars Jacob Batalon, Mandela Van Peebles, Em Haine and Savannah Basley, showrunner Harley Petyon, and executive producers Jeremiah Chechik and Lindsay Macadam. The panel, which takes place Saturday, July 23 at 3 p.m., will be moderated by “Fat Vampire” author Johnny B. Truant;
– On that same day at 4:15 p.m. in the convention center’s Room 6A, Bill Nye the Science Guy will be joined by Seth MacFarlane and Brannon Braga to discuss Peacock’s new series, The End is Nye.
– At the same time back in the Hilton’s Indigo Ballroom, Syfy will present the cast of Resident Alien, including Alan Tudyk, Sara Tomko, Corey Reynolds, Alice Wetterlund, Levi Fiehler, Elizabeth Bowen and Judah Prehn – as well as executive producer/showrunner Chris Sheridan. Ancient Aliens star and co-executive producer Giorgio A. Tsoukalos will moderate.
– Hold on to your seat in the Indigo Ballroom to see the world premiere of Peacock’s new series, The Resort, from the creators of Hulu’s Palm Springs and starring William Jackson Harper, Cristin Milioti, Nina Bloomgarden and Luis Gerardo Méndez, starting at 5:30 p.m.;
– And one final panel in the Indigo Ballroom: a conversation with Don Mancini, creator and executive producer of USA Network and Syfy’s Chucky, moderated by TV Guide’s Damian Holbrook and starting at 6:45 p.m.
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