TELEVISION AND FILM STARS JANINA GAVANKAR, RAHUL KOHLI AND JASON MEWES TO MODERATE STREAMING SERVICE AND VIDEO GAME PANELS FEATURING VARIOUS INDUSTRY TALENTS AT WONDERCON 2016
WHAT: “Streaming Success: Behind-The-Scenes Of Your Favorite Binge-Worthy Shows” and “High Scorers: Star Composers of the Video Game World” – CW3PR returns to WonderCon LA with TWO panels to celebrate its EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR, featuring creative professionals from some of your favorite television shows and video games! After the success of last year’s panel moderated by DANIEL GILLIES (The Originals, Saving Hope, The Vampire Diaries), TAHMOH PENIKETT (Strange Empire, Supernatural) AND DJ QUALLS (The Man in the High Castle, Z Nation), we are thrilled to return this year with even more music and fun! Attendees at each panel will be the first to view (and hear) some surprise sneak peeks and have a chance to win some exclusive giveaways!
STREAMING SUCCESS: BEHIND-THE-SCENES OF YOUR FAVORITE BINGE-WORTHY SHOWS
Friday, March 25th at 5:30 – 6:30pm (Room 515B)
Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon have experienced a rapid ascent through their innovative original content. If you want to know what goes into making such unique and successful content, come hear it from the creative professionals themselves.
Join SHADE VFX’s David Van Dyke (VFX: Jessica Jones, Daredevil), Sean Callery (Composer: Jessica Jones), James S Levine (Composer: Bloodline Season 2), Stephanie Maslansky (Costume Designer: Jessica Jones, Luke Cage), Roland Sanchez (Costume Designer: 11.22.63), Catherine Smith (Production Designer: Transparent), and Drew Boughton (Production Designer: The Man in the High Castle, Hemlock Grove) as they discuss their contributions to some of the most successful original series on our favorite streaming services!
Moderators: Janina Gavankar (Pee-wee’s Big Holiday, The League)
HIGH SCORERS: STAR COMPOSERS OF THE VIDEO GAME WORLD
Friday, March 25th @ 7:30-8:30 (Room 152)
The composers of some of the most impressive video games of our time will share words of wisdom about the dynamic and entertaining challenges involved in scoring them.
Join Gordy Haab (Star Wars: Battlefront, Star Wars: The Old Republic, The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct), John Kaefer (Quantum Break), Bill Brown (Ghost Recon, Rainbow Six, Captain America: Super Soldier, Lineage II), Christopher Drake (Injustice: Gods Among Us, Batman: Arkham Origins,), Niels Bye Nielsen (Hitman, Ratchet & Clank Series,), and Mick Gordon (Doom 4, Marvel Super Hero Squad, Killer Instinct (2013), Need for Speed: Shift/World/The Run) as they show you how music influences and defines your experience as a gamer. Come learn about the subtle details that go into making the sounds for some of your favorite video games.