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Comic-Con 2014: ‘Game of Thrones’ cast revealed for season five – New York Daily News

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images The cast and crew attend HBO’s ‘Game Of Thrones’ panel and Q&A during Comic-Con on Friday in San Diego. Kevin Winter/Getty Images Actors Rory McCann (left) and Maisie Williams participate in the ‘Game of Thrones’ panel at San Diego Comic-Con, where new castmembers were revealed. Kevin Winter/Getty Images Actors Pedro Pascal (left) and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau of ‘Game of Thrones’ appear at Comic-Con. Kevin Winter/Getty Images Writer…

Inside San Diego Comic-Con, America’s nerd state fair – Vox

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

To get to Comic-Con, you inevitably will have to cross the train tracks that shepherd commuters into downtown San Diego from other parts of the city, then Harbor Drive, a busy thoroughfare that all but shuts down for the annual convention. And while you are doing this, perched on a lonely island of brick and cement in between the tracks and the street will be the street preachers. They used…

12 highlights from the ‘Big Bang Theory’ 2014 Comic-Con panel – HitFix

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

The ongoing contract negotiations with CBS/WBTV and the core cast of “The Big Bang Theory” loomed over Friday (July 25) morning’s San Diego Comic-Con panel, or at least the negotiations loomed if you happened to be obsessed with such things. If you’re not, the negotiations were a total non-factor in the spirited and amusing give-and-take between the show’s writers, moderator Craig Ferguson and the Comic-Con crowd.  According to a Deadline.com…

Comic-Con: Marvel TV Panel Reveals ‘Captain … – Deadline.com

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Looks like the greater Marvel Universe is officially coming to the upcoming Marvel’s Agent Carter – at least behind the camera. It was announced today during the Marvel TV panel at Comic-Con that Captain America: The Winter Soldier directors Joe and Anthony Russo will be helming the second and third episodes of the ABC series set to debut in 2015. Captain America: The First Avenger director Joe Johnson will helm the fourth episode, with Marvel Studios…

Matthew McConaughey and Christopher Nolan reveal "Interstellar’ at Comic-Con – Chron.com

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Actor Matthew McConaughey made a surprise appearance at Comic-Con International 2014 at the San Diego Convention Center. He and director Christopher Nolan debuted the new trailer for McConaughey’s new movie “Interstellar.” The movie, also staring Anne Hathaway, is set to premier on November 7. Neither of the two men had ever appeared at the event in San Diego, and according to the LA  Times, they got more than they…

Fangirls Rule Comic-Con – TIME

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

A costumed guest attends Comic-Con International 2014 – Day 1 on July 24, 2014 in San Diego, California. Joe Scarnici—FilmMagic Why women are flocking to the conference More Marvel Comics Writers Explain Why They’re Making Thor a Woman The Female Superhero May Finally Take Flight How Hollywood Can Get More Women to See Movies San Diego Comic-Con—an annual conference celebrating all things gloriously nerdy from The Avengers to Star Trek—has…

Comic-Con: Marvel TV Panel Reveals ‘Captain … – Deadline.com

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Looks like the greater Marvel Universe is officially coming to the upcoming Marvel’s Agent Carter – at least behind the camera. It was announced today during the Marvel TV panel at Comic-Con that Captain America: The Winter Soldier directors Joe and Anthony Russo will be helming the second and third episodes of the ABC series set to debut in 2015. Captain America: The First Avenger director Joe Johnson will helm the fourth episode, with Marvel Studios…

Comic Con: Lionsgate And Samsung Go All Out To Promote ‘Mockingjay’ – Forbes

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Lionsgate didn’t need to come to Comic Con to hype Mockingjay. The latest Hunger Games movie, due in theaters in November, is sure to be a giant hit. The franchise has already earned $1.5 billion at the box office and with two more movies on the way, it will easy double that take before the series runs its course. But Comic Con is an irresistible marketing opportunity. So the studio…

‘Big Bang Theory’ at Comic-Con: When Leia met Vader, a Wil Wheaton … – Entertainment Weekly

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

The Big Bang Theory, no surprise, is a major hit with the Comic-Con crowd. When the show’s writers and producers gathered for a panel at the con, they delivered a consistently entertaining panel, with a few surprise guests and a couple of tidbits about the show’s upcoming eighth season. Related Comic-Con 2014: See Full Coverage Season Finale Awards: ‘Big Bang…

Comic-Con: Marvel TV Panel Reveals ‘Captain … – Deadline.com

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Looks like the greater Marvel Universe is officially coming to the upcoming Marvel’s Agent Carter – at least behind the camera. It was announced today during the Marvel TV panel at Comic-Con that Captain America: The Winter Soldier directors Joe and Anthony Russo will be helming the second and third episodes of the ABC series set to debut in 2015. Captain America: The First Avenger director Joe Johnson will helm the fourth episode, with Marvel Studios…

Comic-Con 2014: ‘The Walking Dead’ will be rougher, tougher in Season 5 – Hero Complex

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Andrew Lincoln was on hand at “The Walking Dead” panel during Comic-Con International. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images) The Season 5 panel of “The Walking Dead” kicked off with a supposed sneak peek at what the characters are up to in the 15th episode of the new season, and it turns out they’re all still stuck in the train car at Terminus, the settlement of hostile cannibals where the characters were imprisoned…

‘Big Bang Theory’ at Comic-Con: When Leia met Vader, a Wil Wheaton … – Entertainment Weekly

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

The Big Bang Theory, no surprise, is a major hit with the Comic-Con crowd. When the show’s writers and producers gathered for a panel at the con, they delivered a consistently entertaining panel, with a few surprise guests and a couple of tidbits about the show’s upcoming eighth season. Related Comic-Con 2014: See Full Coverage Season Finale Awards: ‘Big Bang…

Comic Con: Lionsgate And Samsung Go All Out To Promote ‘Mockingjay’ – Forbes

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Lionsgate didn’t need to come to Comic Con to hype Mockingjay. The latest Hunger Games movie, due in theaters in November, is sure to be a giant hit. The franchise has already earned $1.5 billion at the box office and with two more movies on the way, it will easy double that take before the series runs its course. But Comic Con is an irresistible marketing opportunity. So the studio…

Matthew McConaughey and Christopher Nolan reveal "Interstellar’ at Comic-Con – Chron.com

Posted: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Actor Matthew McConaughey made a surprise appearance at Comic-Con International 2014 at the San Diego Convention Center. He and director Christopher Nolan debuted the new trailer for McConaughey’s new movie “Interstellar.” The movie, also staring Anne Hathaway, is set to premier on November 7. Neither of the two men had ever appeared at the event in San Diego, and according to the LA  Times, they got more than they…

Matthew McConaughey, Christopher Nolan Make a Surprise Appearance at … – TIME

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014

Actor Matthew McConaughey attends the Paramount Studios presentation during Comic-Con International 2014 at the San Diego Convention Center on July 24, 2014 in San Diego, Calif. Kevin Winter—Getty Images They debuted a new trailer for Interstellar Actor Matthew McConaughey and director Christopher Nolan debuted a new trailer for their film Interstellar during a surprise visit to Comic-Con on Thursday. It was the first time either of the two has ever…

Long lines start early as Comic-Con floor opens and dedicated fans queue up … – Fox News

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014

Fans take photos of life sized Hot Wheels Darth Vader Mobile during preview night at the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention held Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in San Diego. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Invision/AP)The Associated Press Monique Soto takes a selife with a Guardians of the Galaxy Rocket Racoon figurine during preview night at the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention held Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in San Diego. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Invision/AP)The Associated…

‘Batman V Superman’ Batsuit Revealed At Comic-Con – Forbes

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014

Today is the start of San Diego Comic Con, and the fan frenzy is already off to a rousing start. Warner Bros. has on hand the new Batman costume cowl and cape to be worn by Ben Affleck in the upcoming superhero team-up film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, slated for a May 6th release in 2016. That date could still change, since currently Marvel has Captain America 3…

‘Teen Wolf’ at Comic Con: MTV hit renewed for fifth season with ‘a lot of … – Entertainment Weekly

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014

Herds of screaming girls and men proudly wearing “Part Wolf” shirts howled like crazy for Tyler Posey, Dylan O’Brien, and other cast members of Teen Wolf during the supernatural hit’s Comic-Con panel this year. Though the cast was at times slightly distracted by their own image on the large video screens surrounding them—and their own poop jokes—the MTV stars provided some good scoop about the show’s current fourth season and future alongside series…

Comic-Con 2014 brings out fans and long lines – CBS News

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014

For many fans, Comic-Con 2014 is worth the long wait. The lineups began as soon as the San Diego Convention Center opened its doors this week. Fans with four-day passes to the sold-out pop-culture spectacular gained early admission to the showroom floor Wednesday night, where they were the first to see a 10-foot-tall Transformer, a Lego Spider-Man and a life-sized, road-ready Hot Wheels car inspired by Darth Vader. Entertainment Comic-Con…

Cosplay at Comic-Con: Who wore it best? – CNN

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014

.cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:#004276;outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> It’s not hard to find cosplayers dressed as the same characters at conventions like San Diego Comic-Con. But we’re wondering: Who wore it best? Merida, the popular character with long red hair from the Disney-Pixar movie “Brave,” made a splash at Comic-Con 2012 when the movie was released, as seen in both these…