NBC is taking its three new genre programs on a trip to the city that never sleeps next month, with Midnight Texas, Emerald City, an Timeless slated for panels and special screenings at the Javits Center during New York Comic-Con 2016.
First up on Saturday, October 8 at 4:00-5:15 PM in Room 1A-06 is an exclusive screening of the Niels Arden Oplev-directed pilot for Midnight Texas. It’s followed by a Q&A session featuring cast members François Arnaud, Sarah Ramos, Arielle Kebbel, Peter Mensah, Parisa Fitz-Henley and Dylan Bruce, along with executive producers Monica Owusu-Breen and David Janollari. The supernatural drama based on the novels by True Blood author Charlaine Harris is set to premiere mid-season on NBC.
Next it’s a screening of Emerald City, on October 8 from 5:30-6:30 PM in Room 1A-10, followed by a panel discussion moderated by acclaimed comic writer Kelly Sue DeConnick. In attendance will be cast members Adria Arjona, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, and Vincent D’Onofrio, along with executive producers David Schulner, Shaun Cassidy and director Tarsem Singh Dhandwar who helms all 10 episodes of the series based on L. Frank Baum’s Oz series. Emerald City premieres with a two-hour event on January 6.
Finally on October 9 from 12:15-1:15 PM, a screening of the second episode of Timeless will be followed by a panel with cast members Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter, Malcolm Barrett, Goran Visnjic and executive producer Eric Kripke. The time travel series premieres on NBC October 3.
New York Comic-Con happens in Mahattan October 6-October 9.