Both HBO hit series Game of Thrones and Westworld will be coming to Comic-Con International: San Diego 2017. The annual multi-genre entertainment and comic convention will be held from July 20 to July 23 at the San Diego Convention Center and will also be featuring exciting panels joining Game of Thrones and Westworld from TV series and shots like Legion (FX), The Gifted (FOX), and Mr. Mercedes (AT&T Audience Network).
David Benioff and Dan Weiss' fantasy/drama phenomenon Game of Thrones is returning for its exciting and shortened season 7 on July 16, which will continue where the series last left off - with Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey) crowned Queen of the Seven Kingdoms, Jon Snow (Kit Harington) proclaimed King of the North by his fellow northerners, and Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) sailing to Westeros with her newly-acquired massive fleet and dragons. HBO's other, and more recent, hit Westworld will begin filming for its ambitious second season next month and is set to return in 2018.
Fans of both series won't have to wait much longer to see the stars of these two hit shows, becasue they will be be featured at SDCC 2017. Game of Thrones fans will have a chance to see its stars during a panel on Friday, July 21 in Hall H at 1:30 p.m., which will be moderated by a special guest from Westeros. Panelists will include actors Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy), Jacob Anderson (Grey Worm), John Bradley (Samwell Tarly), Gwendoline Christie (Brienne of Tarth), Liam Cunningham (Ser Davos Seaworth), Nathalie Emmanuel (Missandei), Isaac Hempstead Wright (Bran Stark), Conleth Hill (Varys) and Sophie Turner (Sansa Stark), with an autograph session starting at 3:30 p.m.
On Saturday, July 22, fans of Westworld will get a chance to see a panel in Hall H at 4:15 p.m. which will be moderated by internationally-renowned vocal artist, beatboxer, musician and comedian Reggie Watts. Panelists include creators and showrunners Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, as well as cast members Ben Barnes (Logan), Ingrid Bolsø Berdal (Armistice), Ed Harris (Man in Black), Luke Hemsworth (Stubbs), James Marsden (Teddy), Thandie Newton (Maeve), Simon Quarterman (Lee Sizemore), Rodrigo Santoro (Hector), Angela Sarafyan (Clementine), Jimmi Simpson (William), Tessa Thompson (Charlotte), Evan Rachel Wood (Dolores), Shannon Woodward (Elsie) and Jeffrey Wright (Bernard/Arnold) - with an autograph session at 5:45 p.m.
The Westworld autograph signings will take place in the Warner Bros. booth #4545 and will follows Comic-Con’s ticket drawing/wristband distribution procedure for all signings. All ticket drawings and wristband distributions will take place during the morning of the day of the specific signing at the Sails Pavilion floor, between Ballroom 20 and Rooms 6A, 6BCF and 6DE.
Considering both series have a huge following, SDCC will be an exciting couple of days for fans and HBO alike who will be coming together to celebrate drama, science fiction and fantasy.
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