Official Press Release
Legendary Entertainment will hold the first-ever Legendary Comics panel at this year’s Comic-ConÂ® International on Saturday, July 23rd. Fans can join Legendary Comics editor-in-chief Bob Schreck, the iconic writer and artist, Frank Miller, as well as some of the biggest names in comics as they unveil Legendary’s initial slate of highly anticipated graphic novel releases. Heidi MacDonald, editor-in-chief for comic culture blog, The Beat, will moderate this esteemed group of panelists.
Comic icons will discuss their craft, reveal content, take questions from the audience, and provide unique insight into their upcoming Legendary Comics projects, including Miller’s already announced Holy Terror.
The Legendary Comics panel will take place in the Indigo Ballroom at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront.
Legendary will be revealing creative and content from Legendary Comics on Legendary.com, on Twitter and on the company’s Facebook page, www.Facebook.com/LegendaryEnt.
In addition to Legendary’s first-ever comics panel, the company will also have Frank Miller and Guillermo del Toro on-hand in San Diego to sign autographs at the Legendary booth. Time, date and location will be announced at a later date.
About Legendary Entertainment
Legendary Entertainment is a leading media company with film, television and comics divisions dedicated to owning, producing and delivering content to mainstream audiences with a targeted focus on the powerful fandom demographic. Through complete or joint ownership, Legendary is building a library of marquee media properties and has established itself as a trusted brand which consistently delivers high-quality, commercial entertainment including some of the world’s most popular intellectual property. Among the wholly-owned film projects that Legendary Entertainment is currently developing in-house are Pacific Rim, directed by Guillermo del Toro; an adaptation of the phenomenally successful interactive game universe Warcraft; Godzilla, based on Toho Company’s famed character; Warren Ellis’ Gravel; and Mass Effect, based on Electronic Arts and BioWare’s hit videogame franchise. Legendary has co-produced more than 25 Warner Bros. films, including the recent smash hit, The Hangover Part II, which holds the distinction of posting the highest opening weekend gross ever for a comedy film, the critically acclaimed Inception, which has been a box office smash grossing more than $825 million worldwide, as well as the global blockbusters Clash of the Titans ($493 million worldwide), The Dark Knight ($1 billion worldwide), 300 ($456 million worldwide) and The Hangover ($467 million worldwide).