San Diego Comic Con: What Disney Has in Store!

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Comic book fans, cartoon fans, gaming fans, and blockbuster film fans will be taking over the harbor town of San Diego this weekend for the San Diego Comic Con. Some attendees may be dressed as Princess Leia, some may stand in line for hours for an autograph and some may be kids, there to bask in all things pop culture. And for the kids (and adults too) there are some really great presentations by the one and only Walt Disney Company.

What does Disney have in store? Check out the Disney offerings at the 2013 Comic Con right here:

Thursday, July 18 • 10:00am – 2:30pm
Walt Disney Animation Studios
“Walt Disney Animation Studios brings imagination to life. Our crew is filled with diverse talent from around the globe whose passion is to create beautiful and timeless films through the art of storytelling, the magic of animation, and the science of cutting-edge technology. On hand for portfolio critiques are Story Artists Leo Matsuda, Raymond Persi and Jeremy Spears; Dawn Rivera-Ernster, Director of Talent Development & Recruitment and Kelsi Taglang, Talent Development Representative.

Friday, July 19 • 1:00pm – 2:00pm –
Phineas and Ferb:
Mom! Phineas and Ferb are doing a Comic-Con panel again!” Join show creators Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh, along with voice talent Vincent Martella (Everybody Hates Chris), Alyson Stoner (Camp Rock), Dee Bradley Baker (American Dad), and Olivia Olson (Adventure Time) for an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what’s to come for Disney Channel’s hit animated series, including a sneak peek at this summer’s epic crossover event Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel.

Friday, July 19 • 1:45pm – 3:00pm
ABC’s upcoming Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. TV show¬† from Joss Whedon,
Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s head of television), Joss Whedon (Marvel’s The Avengers), and surprise guests reveal top-secret new information about the first live-action television series from the House of Ideas. No Comic-Con attendee can afford to miss this historic panel!”

Friday, July 19 • 5:45pm – 6:45pm
25th anniversary panel for Who Framed Roger Rabbit
“The making of Who Framed Roger Rabbit is revealed with a world class panel of animators led by legendary producer Don Hahn and featuring a special appearance by the voice of Roger Rabbit himself, Charles Fleisher. The panel includes animation masters Andreas Deja and James Baxter, animator/writer/historian Tom Sito, and special effx wizard Dave Bossert, along with incredible clips and stories from the making of this classic film.”

Saturday, July 20 • 10:30am – 11:30am
Marvel Television Presents
“It’s the biggest, most animated Marvel Television panel ever! Join Marvel’s head of television, Jeph Loeb, for the latest from inside Marvel Universe on Disney XD, including what’s next for Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man, a new episode of the hit series Marvel’s Avengers Assemble, and the world premiere of Marvel’s Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.”

Saturday, July 20 • 11:00am – 12:00pm
Gravity Falls
“Creator and executive producer Alex Hirsch (Grunkle Stan), creative director Michael Rianda, and series stars Jason Ritter (Dipper) and Kristin Schaal (Mabel) uncover the mysteries of Disney Channel’s hit series Gravity Falls. Find out what’s in store for television’s spookiest town with an exclusive clip from the show’s exciting season finale and an audience Q&A. The panel will feature a sneak peek of Wander Over Yonder, the new series coming from Craig McCracken (Powerpuff Girls).”

Saturday, July 20 • 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Storytellers: Disney/ABC Knows Talent
“Along with Marvel, Pixar, and Lucasfilm, Disney/ABC Television is home to some of the most creative storytellers in entertainment. Shalisha Francis (Co-Producer, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D); Chuck Kim (executive story editor, Heroes); and Rob Greenlea (director, Grey’s Anatomy) joins talent development executives Frank Bennett Gonzalez and Janine Jones-Clark to share experiences and insight about the creative process and the necessary steps needed to break into television and land the job of your dreams. Discussion points include pitching and writing a compelling script, directing a solid episode of television, and the essentials of networking. Moderated by Ken Choy (Hyphen Magazine).”

Saturday, July 20 • 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Marvel Studios: Thor: The Dark World and Captain America: The Winter Soldier

“Marvel Studios president and producer Kevin Feige and many surprise guests provide an inside look at the ever-expanding Marvel cinematic universe.”

Sunday, July 21 • 2:00pm – 3:00pm
25 Years of the Disney Afternoon: The Continuing Legacy
“Life is like a hurricane! Spin it! When there’s trouble, you call D.W.! It’s been more than 25 years since Disney Afternoon debuted on television screens, and the impact of “the golden age of Disney TV Animation” is still felt today. Let’s get dangerous with Tad Stones (creator, Darkwing Duck, Chip n’ Dale Rescue Rangers), Jymn Magon (DuckTales, creator of Talespin), Bob Schooley (co-creator, Kim Possible, co-ex producer Penguins of Madagascar), Rob Paulsen (voice actor, Darkwing Duck, Animaniacs), and Aaron Sparrow (Darkwing Duck: The Duck Knight Returns) for raucous recollections and never-before-heard stories!”

Sunday, July 21 • 3:00pm – 4:00pm
History of Disney Pins: The Tradition of Disney Pin Trading and Collecting
“A fun discussion with a panel of Disney pin experts featuring actor Holland Hayes and pin author Austin Badgett. Learn about the history, variety, and culture of the miniature works of art at the heart of the most interactive of Disneyana collectibles. Moderated by Jennifer Colyn (PinPics event director).”

Plus Disney Interactive will have a Disney Infinity presentation for the public on their tour stop near the convention center in the Gaslamp District.

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