Here’s just a smidgeon of what is going on, film/TV-wise, in San Diego at the largest convention of popular culture in the world, next week. Both Ko and I will be there to see it ALL (hopefully). If anyone is interested, I’d be happy to report as much of what I see and hear.
Here's a li'l list:
1.30pm Friday: Stan Winston talks T3 (Room 6A)
* 2pm Friday: John Musker gives first look at "Treasure Planet" scenes(Room 20)
* 3pm Friday: Seann William Scott & James King present "Bulletproof Monk" (starring Chow Yun Fat), and "Die Another Day" (Room 20)
* 4pm Friday: Asia Argento & Emma Caufield present a special look at "XXX" and "The Tooth Fairy" (Room 20)
* 4.30pm Friday: Movie Webmasters Panel (Room 4)
* 6pm Friday: "House of the Dead" exclusive preview (Room 4).
* 10:30am Saturday: "Birds of Prey"/"Smallville" sneak peeks (Room 16AB)
* 12pm Saturday: Hilary Swank talks and previews "The Core" (Room 20)
* 1pm Saturday: New Line's "Lord of the Rings" presentation (Room 20)
* 2:30pm Saturday: Warner Bros. special previews with cast from "Ecks vs. Sever" (Lucy Liu & Ray Park - they'll be there!) and "Dreamcatcher" (Jason Lee & Timothy Olyphant) appearing (Room 20)
* 3:30pm Saturday: Joss Whedon talks "Firefly" (Room 6BCDEF)
* 4pm Saturday: A big but secret presentation planned for "The Hulk" (Room 20)
* 4pm Saturday: Matthew Fox presents a "Haunted" series sneak peek (Room 4)
* 5pm Saturday: Colin Farrell (Bullseye in Daredevil), Bryan Singer and Mark Johnson screen footage from "Daredevil" & "X2" (Room 20)
There is also going to be a "Alias" season sneak peek with the series' creater, James Abrams and some of the cast members (this is a great TV series, btw).
Man, can't wait for next week! :-)