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Warner Bros. TV Announces Comic-Con Lineup, Includes “Supergirl,” “Legends of Tomorrow”

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Warner Bros. TV Announces Comic-Con Lineup, Includes “Supergirl,” “Legends of Tomorrow”

Warner Bros. TV’s Comic-Con International lineup will feature several shows from their superhero roster, including “Supergirl,” “Arrow,” “The Flash,” “Gotham” and more, Deadline reports.

While “Arrow,” “The Flash” and “Gotham” will be making a return, this will be “Supergirl” and “Legends of Tomorrow’s” first convention appearance. “Vixen,” the animated series that will tie into “The Flash”/”Arrow” universe, will also make an appearance. “Teen Titans Go!,” “Lucifer” and “iZombie” are also slated for their own panels.

Wednesday, July 8

“Supergirl”: Comic-Con goers will officially get to see “Supergirl” before it premieres on CBS on Oct. 26 at 8:30PM. The series follows the earth life of Kara who was born on the doomed planet of Krypton, and escaped at the same time as the infant Kal-El aka Superman. She’s 24, living in National City and has a calling to defend the earth in between her day job as an assistant for Catco Worldwide Media.

“Blindspot”: Berlanti Productions’ one hour thriller “Blindspot” premieres on NBC this fall and it follows Sullivan Stapleton as hardened FBI agent Kurt Weller who is thrust into a complex conspiracy when a naked amnesiac Jane Doe (Jaimie Alexander) turns up in Times Square covered in a treasure map of tattoos.

“Containment” is a new series on the CW which follows Atlanta citizens fighting against a mysterious epidemic.

“Lucifer,” which will debut on Fox in 2016, centers around the Lord of Hell who is currently living an earthly life in Los Angeles as the owner of a piano bar. Lucifer attracts the attention of LAPD homicide detective Chloe Dancer during a pop star’s murder. He must also contend with God’s emissary, the angel Amenadiel who is trying to push him back to Hell.

WBTVG will also be airing a new episode of “Teen Titans Go!”

Friday, July 10

“The Big Bang Theory” writers will be gathering for their annual panel to celebrate the ninth season which airs Sept. 21, Mondays 8/7c on CBS. As is custom, there’s always a surprise guest from the show.

“Lucifer”: The “Lucifer” panel will offer a screening of the pilot episode followed by Q&A with series stars Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Lesley-Ann Brandt and DB Woodside and executive producers.

Adult Swim’s “Mike Tyson Mysteries” panel will feature the return of Mike Tyson to Comic-Con along with voice cast Rachel Ramras, and producer Hugh Davidson (“The Looney Tunes Show”) for a first look at the upcoming fall season and a Q&A discussion.

“The 100,” which airs midseason on the CW, will bring together the show’s stars and EP Jason Rothenberg. It’s their third time at the Con.

Animated series “Teen Titans Go!” panel will be comprised of producers Michael Jelenic and Aaron Horvath and the voice cast coupled wiht a brand new episode.

CW Network’s “The Originals” panel includes EPs Julie Plec and Michael Narducci along with series stars Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Phoebe Tonkin, Leah Pipes, Danielle Campbell and Charles Michael Davis with a special video presentation followed by a Q&A.

Rob Thomas and Diane Ruggiero-Wright’s CW series about a crime-fighting zombie gal, “iZombie,” returns to Comic-Con for its second time along with stars Rose McIver, Malcolm Goodwin, Rahul Kohli, Robert Buckley and David Anders.

Saturday, July 11

“Blindspot” panel will include a screening of the pilot followed by a chat with star Jaimie Alexander and EPs Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter and Martin Gero.

“Person of Interest,” which airs midseason on CBS, is always a Comic-Con standard. EPs Jonathan Nolan, Greg Plageman and Denise The will discuss the show with stars Jim Caviezel, Michael Emerson, Kevin Chapman and Amy Acker along with video presentation.

“ContainmentContainment’s” debut presentation at the Con includes a screening of the pilot followed by Q&A with series stars David Gyasi, Christina Moses, Chris Wood, Claudia Black and Kristen Gutoskie, along with executive producers Julie Plec,Matt Corman and Chris Ord.

Warner Bros. Television & DC Entertainment Present: Super Hero Saturday Night. Pilot screening of “Supergirl” followed by cast and EP Q&A, a vid presentation of “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” and “Vixen.” Also special video presentations and Q&As with stars and producers from “Arrow,” “The Flash” and “Gotham.” The Batman origin shows EP Bruno Heller will be in attendance.

Sunday, July 12

“The Vampires Diaries,” which airs on Thursdays on CW, will make its seventh appearance at Comic-Con with series stars Ian Somerhalder, Paul Wesley, Kat Graham, Candice Accola and Michael Malarkey will join EPs Julie Plec and Caroline Dries on stage for a video screening and Q&A session.

“Supernatural’s” panel includes stars Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins and Mark A. Sheppard, along with EP Jeremy Carver. They will also show off an exclusive video presentation with series highlights, as well as the special features on the upcoming Supernatural: The Complete Tenth Season DVD and Blu-ray hitting store shelves on September 8.

“Childrens Hospital”: Adult Swim’s bawdy, absurdist series “Childrens Hospital” will be hitting Comic-Con for the sixth year with creator and star Rob Corddry and EP David Wain along with cast.

Comic-Con International will be held July 9 through July 12 in San Diego.