Just because summer is essentially over doesn’t mean that convention season is. One of the biggest of the year, New York Comic Con, is still coming up on the first weekend of October.
Harley Quinn: Sunday, October 6, 1:05-1:30 p.m. ET (Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden): Those in attendance will get a sneak preview of the upcoming series. No guests have been announced yet.
Riverdale: Sunday, October 6, 10:30-11:30 a.m. ET (Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden): There will be a “special video presentation” followed by a Q&A with stars Mädchen Amick, Marisol Nichols, Mark Consuelos, and Skeet Ulrich, plus executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. (Yeah, it’s just the adults. Weird.)
Roswell, New Mexico: Sunday, October 6, 12:10-1:00 p.m. ET (Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden): Following another “special video presentation,” there will be a Q&A with stars Jeanine Mason, Nathan Dean Parsons, Michael Vlamis, Lily Cowles, and Tyler Blackburn, and executive producers Carina Adly MacKenzie, Chris Hollier, and Julie Plec.
Batwoman: Sunday, October 6, 1:35-2:45 p.m. ET (Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden): The pilot episode will be screened, followed by a Q&A, but it was not revealed who would be in attendance.
The CW will also host panels for ‘Black Lightning’, ‘Katy Keene’, and ‘Legacies’.
Warner Brothers Animation:
Wonder Woman: Bloodlines: Friday, October 4, 7:45-9:45 p.m. ET (Mainstage): Fans will be treated to a screening of the entire direct-to-video movie, followed by a Q&A with “stars and filmmakers.”
Batman Beyond 20th Anniversary: Sunday, October 6, 1:45-2:45 p.m. ET: Panelists include Kevin Conroy (Bruce Wayne), Will Friedle (Terry McGinnis), and Lauren Tom (Dana Tan), plus producer Alan Burnett, director James Tucker, and “some potential surprise guests.”
Big Mouth: Thursday, October 3, 5:30-7:30 p.m. ET (Mainstage): “Hilarious clips and commentary” for the upcoming third season will be presented by series creator Nick Kroll, as well as other cast members and executive producers.
Daybreak (Exclusive World Premiere): Friday, October 4, 6:45-8:15 p.m. ET (Javits Center, Room 1A06): Attendees will get to view the world premiere of the first episode of Netflix’s new post-apocalyptic comedy, with cast members Matthew Broderick, Colin Ford, Sophie Simnett, Austin Crute, Alyvia Alyn Lind, Jeanté Godlock, Cody Kearsley, and Gregory Kasyan, and executive producers Aron Eli Coleite, Brad Peyton, and Jeff Fierson.
High school isn’t the end of the world… until it is. In Daybreak, a post-apocalyptic, genre-bending series, the city of Glendale, California is populated by marauding gangs of jocks, gamers, the 4-H Club, and other fearsome tribes who are kicking a** as they fight to survive in the wake of a nuclear blast (on the night of homecoming…ugh). Following an eclectic group of survivors, as they navigate this strange and treacherous world, Daybreak is part samurai saga, part endearing coming-of-age story, and part Battle Royale. This Generation A series (“A” for “apocalypse”! Get it?) is rated TV-MA.
Lost in Space: Saturday, October 5, 2-3 p.m. ET (Mainstage): Fans can get an “exclusive first look at season 2.” No guests were announced.
Runaways (Season 3 World Premiere): Friday, October 4, 5:30-7:30 p.m. ET (Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden): The Season 3 premier will be screened, with “stars and creative forces” behind the Marvel-inspired series.
Castle Rock (Season 2 World Premiere): Saturday, October 5, 3:30-5:00 p.m. ET (Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden): The first episode of Season 2 will screen, with stars Lizzy Caplan, Tim Robbins, Paul Sparks, Yusra Warsama, Barkhad Abdi, Elsie Fisher, and co-creator/showrunner Dustin Thomason.
Reprisal (Exclusive World Premiere): Saturday, October 5, 7:00-8:15 p.m. ET (Javits Center, Room 1A10): Attendees will be treated to the premiere episode of this “hyper-noir” thriller.
[Reprisal] follows a relentless femme fatale (Abigail Spencer) who, after being left for dead, sets out to take revenge against her brother and his bombastic gang of gearheads. The thriller examines the intricacies of family — both the one you’re born with and the one you make along the way.
All Elite Wrestling on TNT with Chris Jericho, Jon Moxley, Brandi Rhodes & More: Friday, October 4, 4:15-5:15 p.m. ET (Javits Center, Room 1A10): Chris Jericho, Jon Moxley, Brandi Rhodes, Awesome Kong (Kia Stevens), Nyla Rose and Jungle Boy (Jack Perry) will present this new TNT wrestling series.
All Elite Wrestling (AEW) is giving fans a new wrestling experience for the first time in 20 years. AEW is about more than wrestling. It’s a movement fueled by fans, offering fun, gripping and authentic athletic matches every week. AEW’s diverse roster of world-class wrestlers is poised to bring a new spirit, freshness, and energy to wrestling.
Impractical Jokers: From Staten Island to The Misery Index and Beyond: Friday, October 4 from 6:15pm to 7:15pm at the Javits Center Main Stage: Brian “Q” Quinn, James “Murr” Murray, Joe Gatto, and Sal Vulcano will “talk about their journey from high school friends to the stars of their own TV show. Watch a never-before-seen IJ clip and hear the guys answer questions about their new season and their triumphant 200th episode shot in a mystery location. Nothing is off-limits as they dish about the good, the bad and the misery… index, that is!” Also in attendance will be Jameela Jamill (‘The Good Place’) who will host the new game show ‘The Misery Index’ on TBS.
Snowpiercer (Exclusive Sneak Peek): Saturday, October 5 12:00-1:00 p.m. ET (Hammerstein Ballroom): A sneak peek of the new TBS series will be presented, with stars Jennifer Connelly, Daveed Diggs, Alison Wright, Mickey Sumner, Lena Hall, Steven Ogg, and EP/showrunner Graeme Manson.
Tacoma FD: From Super Troopers to a Sizzling Hit TV Show: Saturday, October 5, 3:00-4:00 p.m. ET (Javits Center, Room 1A21): Series creators Kevin Heffernan and Steve Lemme, and stars Eugene Cordero, Marcus Henderson, Gabriel Hogan, and Hassie Harrison offer “behind-the-mustache” secrets of Season 2 on truTV.
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Presents Next Year’s Biggest Blockbuster: “Election 2020”: Saturday, October 5, 4:30-5:30 p.m. ET (Javits Room 1A10): Bee herself will present her upcoming season of her TBS show.
NYCC kicks off on Thursday, October 3 and runs through Sunday, October 6 at the Javits Center in New York City.