Marvel brought it’s upcoming “event” TV series Inhumans to Comic-Con this year with a panel featuring the cast, and debuted a new trailer for the series which will premiere in IMAX theatres before being presented weekly on ABC. You can check out the new trailer below followed by our rundown of some of the most noteworthy aspects of the SDCC panel.
While American Horror Story didn’t hold a panel at this year’s SDCC, they did have an event outside of the convention where they revealed the trailer for the new season. The trailer was shown via a water projection on the marina outside the convention center in San Diego, and has since been released online. You can check out the trailer below which features some rather creepy clowns.
Fox brought it’s successful FX X-Men series Legion to Comic Con this year with a panel featuring the show creator/executive producer/writer/director Noah Hawley, executive producer John Cameron, X-Men producer Lauren Schuler Donner, the head of Marvel TV Jeff Loeb and cast members Dan Stevens, Aubrey Plaza, Jeremie Harris, Rachel Keller, Bill Irwin, Jean Smart and Amber Midthunder. The panel began with a clip from the 7th episode of the first season and announcement that the new season would consist of 10 episodes as opposed to the first season’s 8.
At the end of the panel for FX’s X-Men TV show Legion, creator Noah Hawley ended the
panel was an announcement that he was developing a Doctor Doom film for Fox. Since then there’s been reports that Hawley plans to write and direct the film. Considering the lack of news, and no planned panels for Fox’s Fantastic Four and X-Men franchises at this year’s Comic-Con, this is a pretty big announcement.
The Netflix panel began with the upcoming film Death Note. An adaptation of the popular manga and anime series. Overall the Death Note portion of the panel was rather short was only a few comments from the cast and crew.
The first big panel for Comic Con 2017 was for 20th Century Fox’s Kingsman: The Golden Circle. The panel begin with an animated clip featuring Taron Egerton’s Eggsy running through the streets of London, eventually arriving at the Kingsman tailor shop where he is greeted by none other than Sterling Archer from the hit FX series Archer. Fox has released the clip online through the official Kingsman twitter account and we’ve embedded it below. If you enjoy Archer or the first Kingsman film, I think you’ll get a kick out of this.
While Universal and Legendary Pictures’ Pacific Rim Uprising isn’t appearing at the San Diego Comic Con this year, they did just drop the first teaser trailer for the upcoming sequel that features Star Wars star John Boyega. The teaser is is part of a viral marketing/social media campaign that asks audiences to join the team in the war against Kaiju that have attacked the world in this Pacific Rim universe.