The Shannara Chronicles Poster & MTV NYCC Schedule Released
MTV today announced its New York Comic Con lineup for October 9 and 10, featuring the return of “Teen Wolf” and the highly-anticipated convention debut of the new epic Sci-Fi/Fantasy drama, “The Shannara Chronicles.” Each can’t-miss panel will feature cast and producers from the shows and the debut of exclusive New York Comic Con trailers. Additionally, both casts will be signing exclusive New York Comic Con collector’s edition items. The network also released the first key art image for “The Shannara Chronicles” today, which is featured above.
MTV’S NEW YORK COMIC CON 2015 SCHEDULE
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9
Teen Wolf Panel: 5:45-6:45pm (Empire Stage)
Andy Swift of TV Line will moderate a panel discussion and fan Q&A with cast members Tyler Posey, Dylan Sprayberry, Cody Christian and Executive Producer Jeff Davis as they discuss the current season and share a first look at the new season.
The Shannara Chronicles Signing: 5:30-6:30pm (Random House booth, #2204)
Cast members Poppy Drayton, Ivana Baquero, Manu Bennett to sign character portrait cards exclusive to New York Comic Con; author and Executive Producer Terry Brooks to sign copies of an exclusive edition of “The Elfstones of Shannara” book, the basis for the MTV series.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10
The Shannara Chronicles Panel: 12:15-1:15pm (Empire Stage)
MTV will introduce New York Comic Con fans to the world of “Shannara” when author and series Executive Producer, Terry Brooks, joins stars Poppy Drayton, Austin Butler, Ivana Baquero, John Rhys Davies and Manu Bennett along with Executive Producers Al Gough, Miles Millar and Jonathan Liebesman. Attendees will see a Comic Con exclusive trailer be able to participate in a Q & A with the panelists. Damian Holbrook, Senior Writer from TV Guide Magazine will moderate.
Teen Wolf Press Room: 12:15-1:15pm (Interview Room 4)
For “Teen Wolf” press room inclusion, please contact Kyle Pleva and Juliana Clifton.
The Shannara Chronicles Press Room: 1:30-2:30pm (Interview Room 4)
For “The Shannara Chronicles” press room inclusion, please contact Jason Shumaker, Katie Magnotta and Stephanie Perez.
Teen Wolf Signing 1:30-2:30pm (Room IE05)
Dylan Sprayberry, Cody Christian and Executive Producer Jeff Davis to sign New York Comic Con-exclusive posters.
“The Shannara Chronicles” is written and executive produced by Al Gough and Miles Millar. Jon Favreau, Jonathan Liebesman, Terry Brooks and Dan Farah also serve as executive producers. The first two episodes were directed by Jonathan Liebesman (“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”). MTV is producing with Sonar Entertainment.
"Teen Wolf" was developed by Jeff Davis (creator, "Criminal Minds") who also serves as executive producer. Additional executive producers include Russell Mulcahy ("Highlander," "Resident Evil: Extinction"), Joe Genier, Marty Adelstein ("Prison Break"), René Echevarria ("Medium," "Castle"), Tony DiSanto and Liz Gateley. The pilot was written by Jeff Davis and Jeph Loeb & Matthew Weisman and directed by Russell Mulcahy. The "Teen Wolf" series is based on a Screenplay by Jeph Loeb & Matthew Weisman. The series is a co-production with, and distributed by, MGM, in association with Lost Marbles Productions, Inc., Siesta Productions, Inc., First Cause, Inc. and DiGa.
The Shannara Chronicles Trailer: