The 2012 San Diego Comic-Con has announced the official schedule for selected movie panels on Thursday, July 12. During the first day of the highly anticipated annual event, Summit Entertainment will bring "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part II" as the opening panel in Hall H at 12:45 until 1:45 in the afternoon.
For the rest of Day 1, Hall H will host panels for several anticipated movies including Walt Disney Pictures' three upcoming flicks. They are Tim Burton-directed one-stop motion "Frankenweenie", James Franco-starring fantasy "Oz the Great and Powerful", and John C. Reilly-starring animation "Wreck-It Ralph".
Jackie Chan's "CZ12" will also hold a panel at Hall H later that day, right before Lionsgate Films' star-studded actioner "The Expendables 2". Sylvester Stallone, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, Dolph Lundgren, Jean-Claude Van Damme and Arnold Schwarzenegger will all be on hand to support the Q&A session.
In addition to the Hall H panels, Comic-Con will host "Hotel Transylvania" panel at the Indigo Ballroom. Filmmaker Genndy Tartakovsky is set to support the discussion session from 3 to 4 o'clock. On the other hand, there will be a "Masters of the Web" gathering at Room 24ABC with "Dredd" leading actor Karl Urban serving as the moderator.
The 2012 San Diego Comic-Con will run from July 12 to 15, while the preview night will take place on July 11. Complete schedule for the first day of the convention could be obtained on Comic-Con official site.
12:45-1:45 "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part II" - An exclusive footage from "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part II" will be shown and fans will be treated to a cast and filmmaker Q&A session providing details on the epic finale. Hall H.
2:05-3:05 Walt Disney Studios - Disney hosts a Q&A panel featuring "Frankenweenie" imaginative director Tim Burton, a special look at the world of "Oz The Great and Powerful" with director Sam Raimi, and the illustrious voice cast of "Wreck-It Ralph", including John C. Reilly and Sarah Silverman, as well as director Rich Moore. Hall H.
3:00-4:00 "Hotel Transylvania" - Animation superstar Genndy Tartakovsky, who previously created "Dexter's Laboratory" and "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" among other projects, takes the helm of this project for his first feature film, and takes the stage to tell audience all about it. Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Bayfront.
3:25-4:25 Jackie Chan's "CZ12" - Trailers will be presented and a Q&A will be held for the film. Hall H.
4:30-5:30 Masters of the Web - The annual gathering of some of the most prominent and influential film pundits on the web discuss the film industry, writing for film online, film fandom, and a whole lot more. Moderated by star of the new Lionsgate film "Dredd", Karl Urban, with special surprise cast members from the film. Room 24ABC.
4:45-5:45 "The Expendables 2" - Real American Heroes - Sylvester Stallone, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, Dolph Lundgren, Jean-Claude Van Damme and Arnold Schwarzenegger will join the panel discussion. Hall H.