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SDCC 2015: From Scream Queens to Gotham, everything a fan needs to know

We are just a few days away from San Diego Comic-Con and FOX has detailed a few of the events that fans can look forward to this year, as well as which cast members will be stopping by to celebrate with fans.

One of FOX’s biggest new series is “SCREAM QUEENS,” which will have events for fans at the Petco Interactive Zone on Thursday, July 9 – Sunday, July 12 from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Daily.

FOX gives fans the thrill of a lifetime with the SCREAM QUEENS Ultimate Scream Drop ride at Comic-Con! Screams will be heard all over San Diego as fans drop 120 feet on this customized ride at the Petco Interactive Zone. Special cameras will capture fans’ screaming faces so they can share and post on social media. The Kappa Kappa Tau sorority sisters and their Dickie Dollar fraternity boyfriends will be at the ride, passing out SCREAM QUEENS-branded premium items. PLUS! Check out the exclusive SCREAM QUEENS “Devil Mirror” with fun shareable photos.

You can’t go to Comic-Con without elaborating the Batman, and “GOTHAM” will offer “PENGUINS ON THE LOOSE” this year in downtown San Diego on Friday, July 10 & Saturday and July 11 from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM daily.

Oswald Cobblepot aka “The Penguin” has lookalikes everywhere, including San Diego Comic-Con. Keep an eye out for a mass Penguin breakout as Oswald Cobblepot look-a-likes waddle their way through the streets of downtown San Diego on Friday and Saturday, passing out free pairs of Oswald’s signature sunglasses.

There will also be the “GOTHAM” VILLAINOUS 3-D PHOTO event at the Petco Interactive Zone on Thursday, July 9 – Sunday, July 12 from 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM daily.

GOTHAM fans go gothic with the opportunity to pose in a special 3-D photo with their favorite series villains (The Penguin, The Riddler, Selina Kyle and Mr. Freeze, among others) at the Petco Interactive Zone. In addition to sharing their most villainous pose with friends and family – special GOTHAM-branded premiums will be giveaways through the day – and you never know which of your favorite actors from the series may stop by in person! Follow @Gotham to find out when GOTHAM cast will be making appearances at the experience. Use #Gotham to join the conversation.

Fan of Sci-fi? Then you might want to checkout “X” MARKS THE SPOT from THE X-FILES. For the event an “X” will be placed in different locations around San Diego at Comic–Con. If you spot one, take a photo and tweet it out using #TheXFilesSDCC. Clues as to where to find the “X” will be tweeted out daily from @TheXFilesFOX Twitter handle on Friday and Saturday.

The FOX FANFARE Booth (#4229) 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 2015 FOX FANFARE poster tubes, collectible mini-posters, premium giveaways and merchandise sales.

Fans can drop by the FOX FANFARE booth (#4229) daily to pick up the 2015 FOX FANFARE Poster Tube, as well as Exclusive and Collectible Mini-Posters from BOB’S BURGERS, BORDERTOWN, FAMILY GUY, GOTHAM, THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, LUCIFER, MINORITY REPORT, SCREAM QUEENS and THE SIMPSONS, among other FOX FANFARE properties.

  • Limited-edition giveaways will also be distributed from the booth (while supplies last):
  •  FOX FANFARE Poster Tubes
  • GOTHAM Vintage Lunch boxes
  • THE LAST MAN ON EARTH Jenga Set
  • MINORITY REPORT Portable Phone Chargers
  • SCREAM QUEENS Knife Headband
  • Collect all THREE of this year’s FOX ANIMATION Sunglasses, featuring: (“Bart” from THE SIMP SONS, “Stewie” from FAMILY GUY, “Tina” from BOB’S BURGERS.

FRIDAY, JULY 10 Panels:

LUCIFER 11:30 AM-12:30 PM – Room 6BCF (Presented by Warner Bros. Television)
Catch a special screening of the upcoming FOX drama series LUCIFER, based on the characters from DC Entertainment’s best-selling Vertigo imprint graphic novels, followed by a Q&A panel with stars Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Lesley-Ann Brandt and DB Woodside, along with executive producers Len Wiseman, Joe Henderson, Jonathan Littman and Ildy Modrovich.

MINORITY REPORT 1:45-2:45 PM – Ballroom 20
Be one of the first to take a look at the new fall sci-fi action thriller! Based on the hit futuristic Steven Spielberg feature, MINORITY REPORT follows the unlikely partnership between a man haunted by the future and a cop haunted by her past, as they race to stop the worst crimes of the year 2065 before they happen. Join Stark Sands (“Inside Llewyn Davis”), Meagan Good, (“Think Like A Man” franchise, “Californication”), Wilmer Valderrama (“From Dusk Til’ Dawn”), Laura Regan (“Murder in the First”) and executive producers Kevin Falls, Max Borenstein and Darryl Frank for a special screening followed by a Q&A.

BOB’S BURGERS 4:00-5:00 PM – Indigo Ballroom (Hilton Bayfront)
The always-entertaining cast and creators behind BOB’S BURGERS bring their Emmy Award-winning animated series back to San Diego for another unforgettable panel you don’t want to miss! Creator and executive producer Loren Bouchard, executive producer Jim Dauterive and the hilarious cast, including H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman, John Roberts, Kristen Schaal and Larry Murphy, will entertain with never-before-seen footage followed by a Q&A panel discussion.

SATURDAY, JULY 11 Panels:

THE LAST MAN ON EARTH 10:00-11:00 AM – Indigo Ballroom (Hilton Bayfront)
What would you do if you were the last person on earth? Join us for a Q&A panel discussion with star and creator Will Forte (“Nebraska,” “Saturday Night Live”), Kristen Schaal (“Bob’s Burgers,” “Flight of the Conchords”), January Jones (“Mad Men”) and director/executive producer Chris Miller (“The Lego Movie,” “21 Jump Street”), as they discuss the surprising twists and turns of the first season of the FOX hit comedy, as well as tease the upcoming second season.

THE SIMPSONS Noon-12:45 PM – Ballroom 20
Going into its record-demolishing 27th season on FOX! Join us for a sneak peek at “Treehouse of Horror XXVI” and much, much more with creator Matt Groening; executive producers Al Jean and Matt Selman; supervising director Mike Anderson; longtime director David Silverman; and the voice of Bart Simpson, Nelson Muntz and Ralph Wiggum, Nancy Cartwright; as well as very special guest Guillermo Del Toro. Ay carumba, indeed.

SETH MacFARLANE ANIMATION BLOCK 1:00-2:45 PM – Ballroom 20
A COMIC-CON FIRST! Seth MacFarlane will participate in a panel featuring sneak peeks at the upcoming seasons of FAMILY GUY and “American Dad!,” plus an exclusive look at BORDERTOWN, his newest animated project for FOX. MacFarlane will be joined by the casts and executive producers from each show, including FAMILY GUY’s Seth Green, Alex Borstein and Mike Henry, along with executive producers Steve Callaghan and Rich Appel; and BORDERTOWN’s Alex Borstein, Missi Pyle and Nicholas Gonzalez, along with executive producer Mark Hentemann.

GOTHAM 8:00-11:00 PM – Hall H (Presented by Warner Bros. Television)
As part of Warner Bros. Television Presents a Night of DC Entertainment, join stars Ben McKenzie, Donal Logue, Robin Lord Taylor, Morena Baccarin, Sean Pertwee, Erin Richards, Cory Michael Smith, Camren Bicondova, David Mazouz along with executive producers Bruno Heller, Danny Cannon and John Stephens for a special video presentation and Q&A.

“SCREAM QUEENS”: WORLD PREMIERE SCREENING 9:15-10:15 PM – Room 6DE
Be the first in the world to see the upcoming comedy-horror anthology series SCREAM QUEENS! From Emmy- and Golden Globe Award-winning executive producers Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Ian Brennan, and starring Jamie Lee Curtis, Emma Roberts, Lea Michele, Abigail Breslin, Nasim Pedrad, Oliver Hudson, Skyler Samuels, Keke Palmer, Billie Lourd, Diego Bonita, Glen Powell, Lucien Laviscount, Niecy Nash, Nick Jonas and Ariana Grande, this killer new series centers around a string of college campus murders. Kappa House, the most sought-after sorority for pledges, is ruled with an iron fist (in a designer glove) by its Queen Bitch, Chanel Oberlin (Roberts). But just as anti-Kappa Dean Munsch (Curtis) decrees that Kappa must accept all new pledges, and not only the school’s silver-spooned elite, all hell is about to break loose, as a devil-clad killer begins wreaking havoc.

  • SATURDAY Autograph Signings at Booth #4229 (times to be announced at SDCC):
  • BORDERTOWN Cast & Producers
  • FAMILY GUY Cast & Producers
  • GOTHAM Cast & Producers
  • THE LAST MAN ON EARTH Cast & Producers
  • THE SIMPSONS Cast & Producers

SUNDAY, JULY 12 Panels:

“SCREAM QUEENS” & “AMERICAN HORROR STORY” 12:30-1:30 PM – Hall H
Get ready to scream! It’s a Comic-Con horror fest when the casts of two of the fall’s most highly anticipated series come face-to-face (and hatchet-to-hatchet) for a can’t-miss panel. From FOX’s upcoming SCREAM QUEENS: the original “scream queen” herself Jamie Lee Curtis along with Emma Roberts, Lea Michele, Skyler Samuels, Abigail Breslin, Billie Lourd and Keke Palmer, as well as the cast of FX’s “American Horror Story: Freak Show” and the upcoming “American Horror Story: Hotel.” This lively gathering of headliners promises laughs, scares and secrets from the sets.

  • SUNDAY Autograph Signings at Booth #4229 (time to be announced at SDCC):
  • SCREAM QUEENS Cast

FOX FANFARE 2015 AUTOGRAPH SCHEDULE – BOOTH #4229
Please note that tickets for all signings will be available every day at 8:00 AM, for that day’s signings only, at the designated FOX location in the Sails Pavilion. Tickets are distributed via a raffle system and are limited in number. Line-up information and autograph signing times are included on the tickets.

Friday, July 10
BOB’S BURGERS Cast & Producers
LUCIFER Cast & Producers
MINORITY REPORT Cast & Producers

Saturday, July 11
BORDERTOWN Cast & Producers
FAMILY GUY Cast & Producers
GOTHAM Cast & Producers
THE LAST MAN ON EARTH Cast & Producers
THE SIMPSONS Cast & Producers

Sunday, July 12
SCREAM QUEENS Cast