Comic-Con International: San Diego begins in just two weeks and by annual tradition, we have your first look at the daily program schedule. Friday’s schedule includes the following trio of Transformers-related panels:
Friday July 20, 2018 1:00pm – 2:00pm Room 9
They found Jumanji in Hawaii, Skull Island in Vietnam, Hogwarts in England, and Wakanda in South Africa. Working alongside directors and production designers, location scouts are the visual artists who bring forth every place that you see on the screen. Six location scouts will discuss the creative and logistical aspects of their jobs, relate some exciting anecdotes, and answer audience questions. Moderator Scott Trimble (Bad Times at the El Royale,The Cabin in the Woods) hosts Location Managers Guild International panelists Scott Alexander (Stephen King’sIt,Orphan Black), Duncan Jones (Aquaman,Thor: Ragnarok), Manny Padilla (The Man in the High Castle,Transformers: Age of Extinction), Golden Swenson (Face Off,The Dark Knight Rises), and Georgette Turner (Wonder Woman,Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them).
Friday July 20, 2018 5:00pm – 6:00pm Hall H
Paramount Pictures brings Transformers to Comic-Con Hall H for the first time with Bumblebee. Director Travis Knight will be joined by star Hailee Steinfeld and cast in a panel moderated by Entertainment Weekly’s Anthony Breznican.
Friday July 20, 2018 7:30pm – 8:30pm Room 8
Artist Lee Kohse (Disney, DreamWorks), voice actor Jon Bailey (Honest Trailers, Transformers), writer Brendan Hey (Robot Chicken, Dawn of the Croods), art curator Doug Dreier, and educator Sean Glumace (Adobe education leader) discuss the business of being creative and answer your questions. Learn how to generate revenue, promote yourself online and offline, deal with clients and commissions, and more. Moderated by Johnny Kolasinski (podcaster and arts advocate). Two lucky attendees will win a 12-month subscription to the Adobe Creative Cloud (a $599 value) courtesy of Adobe education leader Sean Glumace.
What are your burning questions for these panels? Are you attending the convention? Stay tuned for more Transformers-related updates from Comic-Con as the Saturday and Sunday program schedules are released in the next two days and join in the discussion on the 2005 boards!