It has been revealed that two of HBO’s popular television shows will be gracing this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. The cast and crew of “Game of Thrones” and “Westworld” have confirmed their attendance as SDCC 2017 reveals their panel list and schedule.
“Game of Thrones” will be returning to San Diego Comic-Con this month while “Westworld” will be making its debut in the said annual event. It has been revealed that HBO will be bringing “Game of Thrones” executive producers David Benioff and D. B. Weiss to the front of the show’s panel at the said Comic Con. The production has kept mum on the cast who are attending but a handful of the main cast are expected to appear such as Alfie Allen, Sophie Turner, Isaac Hempstead Wright, John Bradley, Gwendoline Christie, Liam Cunningham, and Conleth Hill. The panel for “Game of Thrones” will take place in Hall H on Friday, July 21 at 1:30 PM.
Meanwhile, “Westworld” will make its first appearance at the San Diego Comic-Con on the same day and venue but at 4:15 PM, after the panel of the Netflix show, “Stranger Things”. “Westworld” showrunners Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy will be joining the panel along with the main cast of the show. Anthony Hopkins will not be there but almost everyone else from the main cast will be appearing. Evan Rachel Wood, Ed Harris, Thandie Newton, James Marsden, Rodrigo Santoro, Jimmi Simpson, and Jeffrey Wright are some of the handful cast that will be appearing at the panel for “Westworld”.
Aside from the panels for “Westworld” and “Game of Thrones”, it has been revealed as well that autograph signings will also take place at the Warner Bros. booth. Fans are looking forward to meeting the panels of the said two shows for spoilers and teasers on their upcoming seasons. “Game of Thrones” Season 7 is set to premiere on July 16 and “Westworld” Season 2 is aiming to air in 2018.