In addition to exclusive sneak peeks of its programs and panel discussions with the cast members and creators of FOX series, the FOX FANFARE booth (#4313) will feature an incredible lineup of talent on the convention center floor for star-studded autograph signings and exciting booth activities, including distribution of the exclusive 2011 FOX FANFARE poster tubes, collectible mini-posters, premium giveaways, merchandise sales, as well as Angry Birds Rio and iPad App demos available for fan interaction.
Times and locations of FOX FANFARE panels, screenings and activities:
WEDNESDAY, JULY 20
SPECIAL SNEAK PEEK PILOT SCREENINGS
ALCATRAZ Between 6:00-9:00 PM – Ballroom 20
Executive producers J.J. Abrams and Elizabeth Sarnoff deliver a chilling new midseason drama for FOX revolving around America’s most infamous prison, the one-time home to the nation’s worst murderers, rapists, kidnappers and thieves.
THURSDAY, JULY 21
NAPOLEON DYNAMITE 2:00-3:00 PM – Room 7AB
Original cast members Jon Heder, Tina Majorino, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries, Sandy Martin and Diedrich Bader and executive producer Mike Scully (THE SIMPSONS) of the hit indie film present a new series following your favorite awkward teenager like you’ve never seen him before – animated! Join us for a sneak peek at never-before-seen footage of the newest member of FOX’s Animation Domination lineup and a “sweet” Q&A session.
FRIDAY, JULY 22
BOB’S BURGERS 3:00-4:00 PM – 23ABC
Creator/executive producer Loren Bouchard and executive producer Jim Dauterive and voice cast members H. Jon Benjamin, John Roberts, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman and Kristen Schaal will be on hand to entertain animation fans with hilarious never-before-seen clips from Season Two followed by a fan Q&A.
SATURDAY, JULY 23
TERRA NOVA 11:00-NOON – Ballroom 20
Cast member Stephen Lang (“Avatar”), executive producer Rene Echevarria (“Castle,” “Medium,” “The 4400,” “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine”), executive producer Brannon Braga (“24,” “Star Trek: Enterprise”) and co-executive producer Jose Molina will unveil this epic adventure series 85 million years in the making, set to premiere Monday, Sept. 26 (8:00-10:00 PM) on FOX. This new event drama from the brilliant minds of Steven Spielberg and Peter Chernin follows an ordinary family on an extraordinary journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a part of a massive expedition to save the human race.
THE SIMPSONS 1:00-1:45 PM – Ballroom 20
Entering its record-breaking 23rd season on FOX this fall and airing its landmark 500th episode in 2012, THE SIMPSONS has won 27 Emmy Awards, was the subject of an international film smash in 2007 and inspired a ride at Universal Studios Hollywood. Not to mention, Homer Simpson was named the greatest television character of the last 20 years by Entertainment Weekly. Get insight into the daily doings of this series from creator Matt Groening, showrunner Al Jean, co-executive producer Rob Lazebnik, co-executive producer Matt Warburton, supervising producer Mike Anderson and producer/panel moderator Tom Gammill.
FAMILY GUY 2:00-2:35 PM – Ballroom 20
Join FAMILY GUY voice cast members Alex Borstein and Seth Green and executive producers Mark Hentemann, Steve Callaghan and Kara Vallow for a sneak peek at the upcoming season followed by a Q&A session with the audience.
AMERICAN DAD 2:35-3:15 PM – Ballroom 20
Catch a preview of the Season Seven premiere of AMERICAN DAD, featuring guest voice Cee Lo Green, followed by a Q&A with voice cast members Wendy Schaal, Scott Grimes, Rachael MacFarlane and Dee Bradley Baker alongside executive producers Mike Barker, Matt Weitzman and Kara Vallow.
FRINGE 4:15-5:00 PM – Ballroom 20
Cast members Anna Torv, Lance Reddick, Blair Brown, Jasika Nicole, Seth Gable and John Noble join executive producers Jeff Pinkner and J.H. Wyman for a fan Q&A session.
ALCATRAZ 5:00-6:00 PM – Ballroom 20
Cast members Sarah Jones, Jorge Garcia, Jason Butler Harner, Parminder Nagra and Santiago Cabrera join executive producers Elizabeth Sarnoff and Jack Bender for a fan screening of the chilling new midseason drama for FOX followed by a Q&A.
SUNDAY, JULY 24
GLEE 10:00-11:00 AM – Hall H
Join executive producers Brad Falchuk, Ian Brennan and Dante Di Loreto as well as cast members Jenna Ushkowitz, Darren Criss, Harry Shum Jr., Dot-Marie Jones and choreographer Zach Woodlee for a sneak peek at never-before-seen footage and behind-the-scenes secrets, followed by a Q&A session in which fans can ask everything they ever wanted to know about the Golden Globe-winning series.
ALLEN GREGORY 11:00-NOON – 25ABC
Join creator/executive producer/voice cast member Jonah Hill, showrunner David Goodman and creators/executive producers Andrew Mogel and Jarrad Paul, along with French Stewart and Nat Faxon from the voice cast, for a sneak peek at FOX’s new animated series that tells the story of the most pretentious 7-year-old of our time. Catch exclusive series animation followed by a fan Q&A session.
THE CLEVELAND SHOW 1:45-2:45 PM – Hall H
Join voice cast members and executive producers for a look at the series’ not-to-be-missed parody of “Die Hard” followed by a discussion with panelists Mike Henry, Sanaa Lathan, Kevin Michael Richardson, Reagan Gomez, Rich Appel and Kara Vallow.