watchtivist @ NYCC 2019

There are a ton of panels, screenings and interviews going on NEW YORK COMIC CON, taking place at Javits Center from October 3-6, 2019.

Be sure to check this space for additional LINKS and coverage updates for the event!

• Fantastic! A Conversation with Christopher Eccleston - (watchtivist Twitter thread here)

20th Century Fox Panel: An Insider’s Look at “The King’s Man” and “Free Guy”

The King’s Man (Twitter thread (+ Photos) here)

Manners Maketh…oh you know what the phrase is. What you don’t know, however, is exactly what THIS period spy thriller is going to have in store for us. If the NYCC exclusive teaser and stills were any sign…this is bound to be yet another slick stylized extravagance of ridiculousness. Hope you’re prepared to stan Gemma Arterton. Feels inevitable, bruv.

Free Guy (Twitter thread (+ Photos) here)

Starring Ryan Reynolds, Jodie Comer, Joe Keery, Lil Rel Howery, Utkarash Ambudkar and Taika Waititi, Free Guy is in theaters July 2020. Discussing the movie at NYCC, director Shawn Levy mentions Free Guy is about a guy who realizes he’s a background character, or an NPC, in a game. Quick shout out to the gamers out there, this movie straight up seems right up our alley. P.S. Taika is the villain and honestly, we’re probably not going to be able to handle it. Doesn’t mean we won’t try though, right?

USA’s The Purge

The Purge returns for its second season on USA Network, 10/15. Check out the sneak peek below. Lock your doors, shut your windows. The Purge is nearly commencing.

• Sony Pictures Presents: THE GRUDGE: A Reimagining of the Horror Classic with Sam Raimi (and Special Guests) - (Twitter thread (+ photos) here)

• New York Comic Con Presents: “A Night with M. Night: Introducing SERVANT on Apple TV+” - (Twitter thread (+ photos) here) — Interview coming soon.

With nearly nothing to go on for such a long time, NYCC came through and we’ve finally got a teaser. C R E E P Y, would be an understatement.

• HBO Watchmen

Marvel’s Runaways (Twitter thread + photos here)

Check out the new teaser trailer for Marvel’s Runaways, released at NYCC. Season 3 streaming on Hulu this December!

The Walking Dead Universe, Including AMC's Flagship Series and the Untitled New Third Series Within TWD Franchise (Twitter thread (+ photos) here) (Untitled New TWD Third Series Twitter thread (+ photos) here)

Star Trek Universe (Twitter thread (+ photos here)


J.J. Abrams & Stephen King’s Castle Rock (Twitter thread (+ photos here)

OUTLANDER (Twitter thread (+ photos here)

• Warner Bros. Television Block featuring Riverdale, Manifest, Roswell, Harley Quinn, and Batwoman (Riverdale twitter thread (+ photos here)

Impulse (YouTube) - (Find out more about Impulse Season 2 here)

• “Nancy Drew(Twitter thread (+ photos here))

Check back for interviews and more NYCC coverage!

By: Prutha S. Patel (@pspatel) / Additional Coverage: Kate Ludewig (@katezor

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