Her Cape Guide to SDCC #85: Entertainment Weekly at SDCC


Her Cape 100 Things to Know About SDCC continues with #85: Entertainment Weekly’s big panel presentations.

Entertainment Weekly has been known to host some of the best panels at San Diego Comic Con. These panels bring together some of the biggest stars of television and film.

The 2017 Brave New Warriors panel features the biggest male heroes in Hollywood while the Women Who Kick Ass Panel will celebrates an icon: Charlize Theron. Read on for complete descriptions of the panels from Entertainment Weekly’s SDCC press release.

Entertainment Weekly presents Brave New Warriors: EW’s laugh-filled conversation with TV’s hottest male heroes: Rodrigo Santoro (Westworld), Ricky Whittle (American Gods), Richard Rankin (Outlander), David Harbour (Stranger Things), Christopher Meloni (Happy!), and Colin O’Donoghue (Once Upon a Time). They’ll discuss the thrill of playing popular characters, their sometimes awkward encounters with fans, and the highs (and lows) of a career in Hollywood. Moderated by EW editor at large Lynette Rice. (Friday, July 21, 1:45 – 2:30pm, Ballroom 20)

Entertainment Weekly presents Women Who Kick Ass – Icon Edition with Charlize Theron: Furiosa in Mad Max: Fury Road. Cipher in The Fate of the Furious. Queen Ravenna in Snow White and the Huntsman. Meredith Vickers in Prometheus. Aeon Flux. For more than a decade, Oscar winner Charlize Theron has embodied strength, power, searing intelligence and steely determination on screen. Now, as she explodes into summer in her new movie, Atomic Blonde, EW senior writer Sara Vilkomerson sits down for a no-holds-barred conversation with a woman who defies the rules-and creates her own. (Saturday, July 22, 2 – 2:45pm, Hall H)

Entertainment Weekly “Inside Comic Con” SDCC 2017 edition, Photo: EW

But the EW fun doesn’t stop there. Ew will host two “EW After Dark” events featuring FX Networks and Marvel while “EW: The Show will broadcast live from the center of the SDCC action.

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Be sure to keep an eye out for the special SDCC edition of Entertainment Weekly, “Inside Comic-Con,” which will be distributed around the Gaslamp Quarter during the big event.

SDCC takes place July 19 (Preview Night) through July 23.