Back to top

Man Of Steel Comic-Con Coverage Kicks Off At 8pm PST

Posted By: Matt McGloin
Fri, 07/19/2013 - 12:29

[[wysiwyg_imageupload:9506:]]Warner Bros. announced that the Man of Steel Comic-Con coverage will officially kick off tonight at Superman’s 75th Anniversary Party at 8pm PST (11pm EST).

The Man of Steel social networks announced the news and said they will be posting updates through the official ManofSteelMovie Twitter account.

It was previously made known that the Superman party will be taking place tonight at the Hard Rock with new Man of Steel Henry Cavill and director Zack Snyder in attendance. In addition, a copy of Action Comics #1 will be on hand at the party as well.

The Man of Steel coverage will then continue through Saturday at Comic-Con as Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment are holding the Superman’s 75th Anniversary Celebration panel of which both Cavill and Snyder have been said to be in attendance for. It's also been stated that Zack Snyder will debut his new animated Superman short at the Con.

Fans are eagerly awaiting an announcement regarding the status of the DC movie universe which may include news of a Man of Steel 2 and Justice League movie.

Here is the panel info for tomorrow:

Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment: Superman’s 75th Anniversary Celebration
As the most recognizable superhero in the world, Superman has flown high in film, TV, radio, animation and, of course, comics for 75 glorious years. Join a star-studded panel, including cast, filmmakers, artists and writers from Superman’s illustrious history-from Jack Larson (the original Jimmy Olsen from Adventures of Superman) and first-time Comic-Con panelist Tim Daly (Superman: The Animated Series) and reigning animated Supergirl Molly Quinn (Castle), to comics luminaries Paul Levitz,Grant Morrison, and Dan Jurgens, plus talent from the current blockbuster, Man of Steel — as they reminisce and discuss the beloved character’s many personifications, impressive history, and ongoing relevance within society and entertainment. And courtesy of Mattel and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, all fans attending the panel will receive a special Superman Quick Shots figure!