June 17, 2011 11:23am PT by Lesley Goldberg
Comic-Con: HBO Sets Panels for 'Game of Thrones,' 'True Blood'
As if Fox sending Terra Nova wasn’t enough for your geek senses, HBO on Friday announced panel presentations for Game of Thrones and True Blood. Starz also unveiled its plans as well. See below for the who, what and when of it all. Additional details to come in the weeks ahead.
Thursday, July 21
Game of Thrones: Author George R.R. Martin will moderate the panel with attendees including David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington, Jason Momoa and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. The panel marks the freshman series first time at Comic-Con.
Friday, July 22
True Blood: Attendees include Alan Ball, Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, Rutina Wesley, Kevin Alejandro, Kristin Bauer van Straten, Nelsan Ellis, Joe Manganiello and Deborah Ann Woll. The panel will be the show’s fourth Comic-Con appearance.
Torchwood: Miracle Day: John Barrowman, Eve Myles, Bill Pullman, Mekhi Phifer, Alexa Havins, Lauren Ambrose and Jane Espenson will attend.
Spartacus: Vengeance: New Spartacus Liam McIntyre will be introduced alongside fellow panelists Lucy Lawless, Dustin Clare, Manu Bennett, Katrina Law and Steven S. DeKnight.
Comic-Con 2010: True Blood