AdultSwim Announces Electrifying Panel and Event Lineup For NYCC

New York Comic Con

AdultSwim Announces Electrifying Panel and Event Lineup for 2012 New York Comic Con

AdultSwim will host panels and talent signings for fan-favorite series Robot Chicken,China, IL, The Venture Bros., Childrens Hospital, NTSF:SD:SUV::, and Superjail! at New York Comic Con at the Jacob K. Javits Center, Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13. See the full lineup below and please note all times, dates and locations aresubject to change.

PANELS

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12

ADULTSWIM: The Venture Bros

5:15p.m. – 6:15 p.m.

Location:IGN Theater

Talent: JacksonPublick (co-creator) and Doc Hammer(co-creator)

Show creators Jackson Publick and Doc Hammer, perennial Comic-Con favorites,will discuss their original series, upcoming Halloween Special and answer fanquestions. Launched onAdult Swim in August 2004, The Venture Bros.is an inspired spoof of 1960s action cartoon shows such as “JohnnyQuest.” The animated series follows the bizarre misadventures of theVenture family, which includes world-renowned Dr. Venture, his dimwitted sonsHank and Dean as well as Brock Samson, their bodyguard assigned by thegovernment to keep an eye on the family who is then promptly forgotten by theFeds.

ADULT SWIM: Robot Chicken

6:30p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Location:IGN Theater

Talent:Seth Green (co-creator), MattSenreich (co-creator), KevinShinick (writer and voice talent), and Clare Grant (voice talent)

SethGreen (co-creator) and MatthewSenreich (co-creator), KevinShinick (MAD), and Clare Grant (voice talent) discuss seasonsix of their popular Adult Swim series RobotChicken. Created bySeth Green and Matthew Senreich, the Emmy Award-winning Robot Chicken uses stop-motion animationto bring pop-culture parodies to life in a modern take on the variety/sketchshow format.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13

ADULT SWIM: China, IL

2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Location: Room 1A10

Talent: Brad Neely (creator),Daniel Weidenfeld (executiveproducer) and Hannibal Buress (voice talent)

Join show creator Brad Neely,executive producer Daniel Weidenfeld andcomedian Hannibal Buress (The Eric Andre Show, SNL) as they discusstheir new Adult Swim animated hit China, ILand preview what’s to come in season two. In the animated series China, IL, Frank and Steve Smith are brotherswho teach in the history department of a state university. They alsohappen to be legends in their own minds who will often sacrifice facts, lessonsand syllabi for the sake of being awesome. Created by Brad Neely andproduced by Titmouse, Inc., China, IL is a reverse Animal House where the teachers are crazyand the students just want to learn.

ADULT SWIM: Superjail!

3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Location: Room 1A10

Talent: Christy Karacas (creatorand executive producer), Stephen Warbrick (creatorand executive producer), Mike Carlo (animationdirector), Janine DiTullio (storyeditor), Richard Mather (layoutartist and voice talent) and David Wain (voice talent)

Join show creators andexecutive producers Christy Karacasand Stephen Warbrick with voicetalent David Wain (Wanderlust, Childrens Hospital)and layout artist and voice talent RichardMather, animation director MikeCarlo, and story editor JanineDitullio, as they discuss their Adult Swim series Superjail! and show never-before-seenfootage! Fast-paced animation, flying guts, creepy underlings, and plentyof prison fights dominate the Warden’s chaotic prison in Superjail!. The blood flows like wine andthe line between criminal andkeeper gets blurrier by the minute. Picture a kaleidoscope of entrails meetsJon Waters meets Shawshank damnation plus a sweaty muscle woman minus primetimesensibility. You are hereby guilty of being given what you asked for.

ADULT SWIM: Childrens Hospital/NTSF:SD:SUV::

4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Location: Room 1A10

Talent: Rob Corddry (creatorand star), Paul Scheer (creatorand star), Jonathan Stern (executiveproducer), David Wain (directorand star), Curtis Gwinn (co-executiveproducer).

Join the stars and producers behind Adult Swim’s live-actioncomedies Childrens Hospitaland NTSF:SD:SUV::. Childrens Hospital creator and star RobCorddry (Hot Tub Time Machine),executive producer Jonathan Stern (Newsreaders),director and star David Wain (Wanderlust),are joined by NTSF:SD:SUV::creator and star Paul Scheer (The League),and co-executive producer Curtis Gwinn (FatGuy Stuck in Internet) to discuss both series.

AUTOGRAPH SIGNINGS

Saturday,October 13

11:30 a.m. – 12:30p.m. Robot Chicken Signing

Location: Room 1E17

Talent: Seth Green(co-creator), Matt Senreich (co-creator)

12:45 p.m. – 1:45p.m. Venture Bros Signing
Location: Room 1E17
Talent: Jackson Publick (co-creator), Doc Hammer (co-creator)

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