NYCC News: Adult Swim Panels For Rick And Morty, Robot Chicken And New Mike Tyson Mysteries; Win A Cruise Around NYC With Your Favorite Creators
Adult Swim is bringing its own kind of decidedly non-PG humor to this year's New York Comic Con. New and old shows will both be present for live panel discussions and the always amusing cast signings.
From the official NYCC release: Robot Chicken, Rick and Morty, Black Dynamite, and The Heart, She Holler will be discussed and viewed; along with an exciting look at the network's highly anticipated new animated series Mike Tyson Mysteries and the live-action comedy series starring Triumph the Insult Comic Dog and Jack McBrayer.
Adult Swim stars and creators on hand will include Mike Tyson, Seth Green, Breckin Meyer, Dan Harmon, Chris Parnell, Michael Jai White, Tommy Davidson, Amy Sedaris, Scott Adsit, and many more.
If you find yourself in the hallowed Jacob Javits center, here are the panels you simply must check out:
Friday, October 10 at the Main Stage from 3:20-4:05 - Rick And Morty; creator Dan Harmon (the mastermind behind Community) will be on hand to discuss the upcoming season of the manic animated series Rick and Morty; Harmon, exec producer Justin Roiland and voice star Chris Parnell (Cyrill from Archer)
Immediately following from 4:15-5:00, Co-creators Seth Green & Matthew Senreich are joined by writer/actor Breckin Meyer to discuss the Emmy-winning series and upcoming special The Robot Chicken Lots of Holidays But Don't Worry Christmas Is Still In There Too So Pull The Stick Out Of Your Ass Fox News. Watch a sneak peek of the special and prepare yourself for other surprises, including guest star Clare Grant showing off a tease of new pilot Team Unicorn Saturday Action Fun Hour! Keith Crofford will moderate the panel.
Saturday, October 11 Panel Room 1A10 from 5:00-5:45 - Black Dynamite panel; cast members Michael Jai White and Byron Minns will be on hand with several of the show's producers to discuss the upcoming season, which premieres on October 18.
Adult Swim will also be previewing a few clips of the upcoming Mike Tyson Mysteries, which takes the former heavyweight champ out of the ring, and onto the streets. The tattooed one himself will be present along with Rachel Ramras and producer Hugh Davidson to show off a preview of the show, which premieres on October 27.
The network is also inviting attendees to take a cruise with them. On Saturday, October 11, Adult Swim will be hosting an after-hours party along the Hudson River as part of the New York Super Week. The Adult Swim Tyrannic Maiden Voyage will take lucky fans for a three hour cruise featuring a night of NYC views & city sights, an up-close look at Lady Liberty, a live performance by a secret musical guest, and the company of your Adult Swim Friends & Family. Boarding time is 8:00 p.m. with a 9:00 p.m. departure.
The cruise is free for fans 21 years or older, fans can RSVP on AdultSwimPresents.com starting on September 29. RSVP is first-come, first-served. If you miss your chance to RSVP to the Adult Swim Tyrannic Maiden Voyage, be sure to come by one of the Adult Swim panels. Ask a clever question, and you might get a Golden Ticket to board the exclusive, extremely nerdy party.
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