"Dexter" will bid adieu to Comic-Con attendees at the upcoming convention in San Diego. Showtime has confirmed that it will bring the show to Hall H of San Diego Convention Center for a farewell panel with stars Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas, James Remar and special guest star Yvonne Strahovski among the panelists.
The "Dexter" panel will take place on the first day of the convention, Thursday, July 18, from 6:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Additionally, the network will host signings and offer exclusive merchandise of the show at booth #2343.
Along with the Comic-Con panel announcement, Showtime releases a poster with a message from actor and executive producer Hall. The show just premiered its eight and final season last Sunday, and the full first episode has been made available online.
In another Comic-Con related heads up, NBC has unveiled its line-up. The network will present a panel for cult comedy "Community", "Grimm", new scripted series "The Blacklist" and "Ironside" as well as "Late Night with Seth Meyers", which will launch in 2014.
They all join "Hannibal" and "Revolution" which have been reported before to take part in the annual convention. The "Grimm" panel will also include a special trailer for new drama "Dracula", starring Jonathan Rhys-Meyers.
"Dexter" new poster:
"Dexter" season 8 premiere (full episode):
NBC Comic-Con line-up:
Thursday, July 18
"The Blacklist" : James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff and executive producers Jon Bokenkamp, John Eisendrath and John Fox will attend.
"Hannibal" : Hugh Dancy will appear along with executive producer/creator Bryan Fuller, executive producer/director David Slade and executive producer Martha De Laurentiis.
Friday, July 19
"Ironside" : Blair Underwood will appear as part of the TV Guide Fan Faves panel.
Saturday, July 20
"Grimm" : David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell, Russell Hornsby, Reggie Lee, Sasha Roiz, Bitsie Tulloch, Bree Turner, Claire Coffee, and executive producers Todd Milliner, David Greenwalt, Jim Kouf and Norberto Barba will attend. The panel will also feature a special trailer for the upcoming drama "Dracula", starring Jonathan Rhys-Meyers.
"Revolution" : Creator Eric Kripke and others will attend.
Sunday, July 21
"Community" : Gillian Jacobs, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown, Alison Brie, Jim Rash, Ken Jeong and executive producers Dan Harmon and Chris McKenna will participate in a panel.
"Late Night with Seth Meyers" : Seth Meyers and producer Michael Shoemaker will appear at the Hulu panel.