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Adult Swim Takes Gotham by Storm at New York Comic Con 2014

Series Panels for Fan Favorite Shows and New Series

Adult Swim Debuts Tyrannic Maiden Voyage Fan Cruise Along Hudson River

Adult Swim will once again charm fans by hosting panels and talent signings from fan favorite series including Robot Chicken, Rick and Morty, Black Dynamite, and The Heart, She Holler 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 at New York Comic Con on Friday, October 10th and Saturday, October 11th.  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.

New this year, Adult Swim will also host a nighttime fan party along the Hudson River on Saturday, October 11th as part of New York Comic Con 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. Free for fans 21 years or older, fans can RSVP on AdultSwimPresents.com starting on September 29th.  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.  Impress our panelists with a thoughtful question, and you might get a Golden Ticket to the boat cruise (must be 21 years or older).

See the full lineup below and please note all times, dates and locations are subject to change. For continuing information about Adult Swim’s plans at Comic-Con and for real-time updates during the convention, please follow us on Twitter @AdultSwimPR. While at the con, don’t forget to use Adult Swim’s official hashtag #adultswimtyrannic. Visit AdultSwimPresents.com for more details.

PANELS

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10

[adult swim] presents: The McBrayer/Triumph Panel
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Location: Main Stage
Talent: Robert Smigel (co-creator and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog) and Jack McBrayer (star)

The beloved Triumph the Insult Comic Dog and fan favorite Jack McBrayer team up to star in a new live-action original comedy series that is set to premiere in 2015 on [adult swim].  Join co-creator and Triumph, Robert Smigel (Conan, SNL’s TV Funhouse) and star Jack McBrayer (30 Rock, Wreck It Ralph) as they discuss the new series.  

[adult swim] presents: Rick and Morty
3:20 p.m. – 4:05 p.m.
Location: Main Stage
Talent: Dan Harmon (executive producer), Justin Roiland (executive producer), and Chris Parnell (cast member)

Join executive producers Dan Harmon (Community) and Justin Roiland (Adventure Time) and cast member Chris Parnell (Archer) as they discuss the upcoming second season of their animated hit, screen never before seen content, and answer all of your Rick and Morty related questions. Don’t miss the Rick and Morty signing Saturday, Oct. 11th, 1:15-2:15PM @ NYCC Autographing Area / Hall 1B.

[adult swim] presents: Robot Chicken
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Main Stage
Talent: Seth Green (co-creator), Matthew Senreich (co-creator), Breckin Meyer (writer/actor), and Clare Grant (guest star)

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. Don’t miss the Robot Chicken signing Saturday, Oct. 11th, 12-1PM @ NYCC Autographing Area / Hall 1B.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11

[adult swim] presents: Black Dynamite
5:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Location:  Panel Room 1A10 
Talent: Carl Jones (executive producer), Scott Fuselier (producer), Michael Jai White (cast member), Tommy Davidson (cast member), and Byron Minns (cast member)

Join executive producer Carl Jones (The Boondocks), producer Scott Fuselier (The Boondocks), and cast members Michael Jai White (The Dark Knight), Tommy Davidson (In Living Color) and Byron Minns (South Central), as they discuss the original animated series Black Dynamite and screen an early look at the upcoming second season, premiering October 18th on [adult swim].

[adult swim] presents: The Heart, She Holler
5:50 p.m. – 6:35 p.m.
Location:  Panel Room 1A10 
Talent: John Lee (executive producer), Alyson Levy (executive producer), Amy Sedaris (cast member), Scott Adsit (cast member), and Judith Roberts (cast member)

Join the community of The Heart, She Holler for an early look at the upcoming third season, premiering in December on [adult swim]. Cast members Amy Sedaris (Strangers With Candy), Scott Adsit (30 Rock), and Judith Roberts (Eraserhead, Orange is the New Black) will be joined by executive producers John Lee (Wonder Showzenand Alyson Levy (Wonder Showzento discuss the surreal soap opera, screen a never before seen episode, and take fan questions.  Moderated by Gordon Lish (famed editor and Captain Fiction).

[adult swim] presents: Mike Tyson Mysteries
6:45 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Location:  Panel Room 1A10 
Talent: Mike Tyson (star), Rachel Ramras (cast member), and Hugh Davidson (producer)

Mike Tyson is coming home to NYC and he’s bringing his new animated adult comedy series with him as Mike Tyson Mysteries makes its New York Comic Con debut.  In Mike Tyson Mysteries, Mike Tyson is taking the fight from the boxing to the streets … by solving mysteries!  Join Mike Tyson, Rachel Ramras (MAD) and producer Hugh Davidson (The Looney Tunes Show) as they share exclusive video and give fans a hilarious look at this all-new series premiering October 27th  on [adult swim].

AUTOGRAPH SIGNINGS

Signing tickets coming soon. Check AdultSwimPresents.com for updates.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11

Robot Chicken Signing
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location: Autographing Area, Hall 1B
Talent: Seth Green (co-creator), Matthew Senreich (co-creator), Breckin Meyer (writer/actor), and Clare Grant (guest star)

Rick and Morty Signing
1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Location: Autographing Area, Hall 1B
Talent:
Dan Harmon (executive producer) and Justin Roiland (executive producer)

ADULT SWIM TYRANNIC MAIDEN VOYAGE

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11

Join us for a three hour cruise along the Hudson, featuring a night of NY views & city sights, an up close look at Lady Liberty, a live performance from a secret musical guest, and the company of your Adult Swim Friends & Family.

Boarding at 8PM | Departure at 9PM
Free with RSVP | 21+ | First-come first-served.
RSVP will open on 9/29 on AdultSwimPresents.com

Adult Swim (AdultSwim.com), launched in 2001, is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.’s network offering original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults.  Airing nightly from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET/PT), Adult Swim is basic cable’s #1 network with persons 18-34 and 18-49, and is seen in 99 million U.S. homes.

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation and young adult media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.

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