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Conan O'Brien Heading to Comic-Con in 2015

Conan O'Brien Heading to Comic-Con in 2015

Talk about planning for the future: Conan O'Brien is setting up shop at Comic-Con in 2015.

TBS' Conan has booked a residency at the Spreckels Theater in downtown San Diego from July 8 to 12, 2015, tied to next year's annual geek convention.

This marks the first time a late-night talk show has been broadcast from the hugely popular Comic-Con event.

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Comic-Con: 'Sons of Anarchy' Cast, Creator Present New Season 6 Footage

Comic-Con: 'Sons of Anarchy' Cast, Creator Present New Season 6 Footage

SAN DIEGO -- Sons of Anarchy was once again the closing panel in the massive Hall H. This year, the FX drama brought new videos from season six and plenty of answers to questions about the upcoming season and the possibility of season seven being the end of the road.

PHOTOS: 'Sons of Anarchy's' 10 Most Dramatic Deaths

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Comic-Con: Dan Harmon Wants 'Community' to Live Past Season 5

Comic-Con: Dan Harmon Wants 'Community' to Live Past Season 5

SAN DIEGO — Dan Harmon returned to Community with some superhero help.

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Comic-Con: 'Doctor Who' Previews 50th Anniversary With Smith and Tennant

Comic-Con: 'Doctor Who' Previews 50th Anniversary With Smith and Tennant

SAN DIEGO -- If you were hoping Comic-Con might offer a look at Doctor Who's upcoming 50th anniversary special, you are going to have to wait a little longer. Showrunner Steven Moffat was adamant that the sneak peak would not be leaving Hall H -- and if it does, he's not going to be very pleased.

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'Big Bang Theory's' Johnny Galecki on Suiting Up 'Star Wars'-Style at Comic-Con

'Big Bang Theory's' Johnny Galecki on Suiting Up 'Star Wars'-Style at Comic-Con

CBS' The Big Bang Theory has a way of really entertaining fans at Comic-Con.

During previous years, the show's panels have featured performances from the Barenaked Ladies performing Big Bang's theme song, producer Warner Bros. Television giving away a trip to space and this year, star Johnny Galecki making a surprise appearance -- in full Star Wars: Return of the Jedi costume.

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Comic-Con: Amy Acker Upped to Series Regular on 'Person of Interest'

Comic-Con: Amy Acker Upped to Series Regular on 'Person of Interest'

SAN DIEGO -- Amy Acker is sticking around on Person of Interest.

The actress, who has been a recurring player since the first season, has been upped to series regular on the CBS drama. News of the promotion came during the series' packed Comic-Con panel on Saturday afternoon.

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Comic-Con: Dan Harmon on Doing Adult Swim's 'Rick and Morty': 'I Was Between Jobs'

Comic-Con: Dan Harmon on Doing Adult Swim's 'Rick and Morty': 'I Was Between Jobs'

Dan Harmon made his first of two Comic-Con appearances Saturday to preview his upcoming Adult Swim animated series Rick and Morty.

The 10-episode half-hour entry, co-created by Harmon and Justin Roiland (Adventure Time), follows a brilliant inventor (Rick), his dim grandson (Morty) and the adventures they share. The series will premiere on Cartoon Network's late-night block in December.

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Comic-Con: 'Vampire Diaries' Cast, Producers Tease Season 5

Comic-Con: 'Vampire Diaries' Cast, Producers Tease Season 5

SAN DIEGO — The Vampire Diaries stars had much to talk about Saturday afternoon for the show's fifth trip to Comic-Con.

When season four left off, Stefan discovered that one of Mystic Falls' most dangerous villains, Silas, was his doppelganger, and Katherine involuntarily became human. Plus, Elena finally made her choice between the Salvatore brothers, picking Damon. Will their budding romance end on a happy note?

"There's no drama in happiness," said executive producer Julie Plec, but she gave credit to TV shows that have successfully depicted a happy couple. "One of the things [we will try] to do is to try to keep them happy for a while in the midst of the bad things around them that are trying to tear them apart."

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Comic-Con: 'True Blood' Cast Teases the Second Half of Season Six

Comic-Con: 'True Blood' Cast Teases the Second Half of Season Six

SAN DIEGO — The True Blood panel in Ballroom 20 kicked off with some footage showing off the second half of season six.

The footage showed that there's a lot more death and destruction in store for our favorite Bon Temps residents, with many of the vampires locked in that terrifying experimental prison. It looks like Jason (Ryan Kwanten) will also end up in the prison and that Sookie (Anna Paquin) will be struggling with her feelings for Ben/Warlow (Rob Kazinsky).

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Comic-Con: Seth Meyers Previews Hulu's 'The Awesomes'

Comic-Con: Seth Meyers Previews Hulu's 'The Awesomes'

Hulu crashed San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday, unveiling the first episode of its original animated series The Awesomes, and joined a sizable roster of broadcast and cable networks unspooling their new and returning series.

The Awesomes, created by Saturday Night Live's Seth Meyers and Mike Shoemaker, revolves around the greatest superhero team in history and what happens after its most powerful members retire.

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Comic-Con: 'How I Met Your Mother' Holds Ted's Kids Hostage (Video)

Comic-Con: 'How I Met Your Mother' Holds Ted's Kids Hostage (Video)

SAN DIEGO -- How I Met Your Mother packed its first ever Comic-Con panel on Saturday afternoon, and as a reward to the fans -- many of whom slept outside the Hilton Bayfront Hotel -- co-creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas made a special video.

STORY: 'How I Met Your Mother' Team Explains Final Season's New Structure

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Comic-Con: 'How I Met Your Mother' Team Explains Final Season's New Structure

Comic-Con: 'How I Met Your Mother' Team Explains Final Season's New Structure

SAN DIEGO -- How I Met Your Mother might not seem like a natural choice for Comic-Con, but you would not question CBS and 20th Century Fox TV's decision to take the exiting comedy down to San Diego if you saw the frenzied standing ovation the cast and EPs received when they stepped onstage at the Indigo Ballroom.

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Comic-Con: 'Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of SMASH' Debuts First Look (Exclusive Video)

Comic-Con: 'Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of SMASH' Debuts First Look (Exclusive Video)

SAN DIEGO — Four months after the premiere date was announced for Disney XD's latest Marvel animated series, Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of SMASH, the new show made its world debut at Comic-Con.

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Comic-Con: Disney XD Renews 'Ultimate Spider-Man' (Exclusive Photo)

Comic-Con: Disney XD Renews 'Ultimate Spider-Man' (Exclusive Photo)

SAN DIEGO — Disney XD is bringing back Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man for another season.

The animated series, which follows the adventures of Spider-Man and four other teen heroes who join S.H.I.E.L.D.'s training program to become ultimate superheroes, has been renewed for a third season, it was announced Saturday by David Levine, vp and general manager Disney XD Worldwide and Jeph Loeb, executive vp and head of Marvel Television at Comic-Con.

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