Thursday, June 18, 2009
Who @ Comic Con
Doctor Who's next destination will be Comic-Con. David Tennant, who's wrapped playing the tenth incarnation of the Time Lord, and "Doctor Who" writer/executive producer Russell T. Davies will attend the the 40th annual San Diego Comic-Con on Sunday, July 26. Joining them on the 10 a.m. panel will be executive producer Julie Gardner and director Euros Lyn to discuss the upcoming specials airing on BBC America.Spinoff "Torchwood" will also get its own panel Sunday afternoon beginning at 2:15 p.m., paired with the new BBC America show "Being Human," about a vampire, werewolf and ghost, played by Russell Tovey, Lenora Crichlow and Aidan Turner. John Barrowman will also appear to discuss the five-night television event "Torchwood: Children of Earth."Other BBC America Comic-Con events planned include "The Mighty Boosh" on Friday, July 24 at 4:45 p.m. and screenings of the "Doctor Who: Planet of the Dead" special and part of "Torchwood: Children of Earth" on Saturday night.