Star-studded panel sessions for 'The Good Place,' 'Midnight, Texas,' 'Manifest' & 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
NBC returns to San Diego Comic-Con with plenty of "goodness" to share. Kick-start this year's SDCC experience with a tour of "The Good Place" interactive activation - the network's largest interactive fan experience yet - and follow-up with Q&A panel sessions for "The Good Place," "Manifest," Midnight, Texas" and the Golden Globe-winning NBC newcomer "Brooklyn Nine-Nine."
Head to Tin Fish Restaurant on the Gaslamp peninsula as it transforms into "The Good Plates." Customers will immerse themselves into the recognizable restaurant from the series, complete with branded menus, tabletops and more. Additionally, NBC is partnering with No Kid Hungry
to donate 50 percent of the sales of a designated Tin Fish Restaurant menu item during San Diego Comic-Con week to its efforts to end childhood hunger in America. No Kid Hungry
is a campaign of national anti-poverty nonprofit Share Our Strength.
NBC will once again sponsor the official Comic-Con App, offering attendees a comprehensive mobile companion to the conference, including a dynamic schedule with live updates, interactive exhibit hall map, panel details and popular events. Attendees can also collect their favorite moments and share with friends and sync their personal schedule on Comic-Con.org with the app. The app update is available for download on the App Store or Google Play.
•"The Good Place" Experience: Thursday, July 19, through Sunday, July 22, at Gaslamp Square (between the Convention Center and Hard Rock Hotel)
Comic-Con attendees will immerse themselves in the entertaining and philosophical world of "The Good Place," where everyone is welcomed into the show's inspired neighborhood tailored specifically for San Diego Comic-Con. Constructed to remind fans of the show's unforgettable moments, guests will become part of the scene. In addition to the main interactive experience, fans will enjoy a host of exclusive giveaways, a branded digital takeaway, and several custom opportunities to capture photos and videos with some of the most iconic elements from the series.
In order to avoid long lines and for the first time ever at Comic-Con, NBC is inviting guests to pre-register for the experience online by visiting www.thegoodplacesdcc.com
. Each attendee will receive a customized profile and wristband to enhance their visit. Utilizing radio frequency identification (RFID) technology, attendees will have maximum integration and fun inside this full-sensory activation.
•"Manifest" Lounge: Thursday, July 19, through Sunday, July 22, at Hard Rock Hotel
NBC's new fall drama series "Manifest" will offer attendees a chance to relax, beat the heat and recharge their mobile devices with a Montego Airlines-branded lounge, located at the Hard Rock Hotel. The space will offer a custom oxygen bar, charging station and a chance to preview new content from the anticipated new fall show.
NBC Panel Schedule
Thursday, July 19
7-8 p.m., Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Join stars Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews, Melissa Fumero, Joe Lo Truglio, Chelsea Peretti, Dirk Blocker, Joel McKinnon Miller, co-creator/executive producer Dan Goor and executive producer Luke Del Tredici of the fan-favorite Universal Television series "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"
The sixth season of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" debuts on NBC in 2019.
Saturday, July 21
•"The Good Place"
11-11:50 a.m., Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Bayfront
From creator Michael Schur and Universal Television comes the critically acclaimed and unique afterlife comedy series about what it means to be a good person. Join stars Ted Danson, Kristen Bell, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, D'Arcy Carden, Manny Jacinto and executive producers Michael Schur, Morgan Sackett and Drew Goddard
"The Good Place" premieres its third season with an hour-long episode on Thursday, Sept. 27, at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
•"Manifest": 1-2 p.m., Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Bayfront - "Manifest" pilot screening and Q&A
When Montego Air Flight 828 landed safely in New York after a turbulent but routine flight, the crew and passengers were relieved. Yet in the span of those few hours, the world had aged five years and their friends, families and colleagues, after mourning their loss, had given up hope and moved on. Now, faced with the impossible, they're all given a second chance. But as their new realities become clear, a deeper mystery unfolds and some of the returned passengers soon realize they may be meant for something greater than they ever thought possible.
Join executive producer Jeff Rake ("The Mysteries of Laura," "The Tomorrow People") and series stars Melissa Roxburgh ("Valor," "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" movies), Josh Dallas ("Once Upon a Time") for an emotionally rich and unexpected journey into a world grounded in hope, heart and destiny.
"Manifest" premieres Monday, Sept. 24, at 10 p.m. ET/PT
•"Midnight, Texas" (Presented by Universal Television)
2:45-3:45 p.m., Room 6BCF, San Diego Convention Center
Welcome back to a place where being normal is strange and only outsiders fit in. Join your fellow "Midnighters" for a sneak peek of season two and a Q&A session with the cast and producers: François Arnaud, Dylan Bruce, Parisa Fitz Henley, Arielle Kebbel, Jason Lewis, Peter Mensah, executive producers David Janollari, Eric Charmelo and Nicole Snyder.
Season two of "Midnight, Texas" premieres Friday, Oct. 26, at 9 p.m. ET/PT.