MTV'S "TEEN WOLF" CONTINUES ITS FAREWELL TOUR AT NEW YORK COMIC CON THIS OCTOBER
Highly Anticipated Series "Sweet/Vicious" Makes Comic Con Debut
New York, NY (September 22, 2015) - MTV announced today that "Teen Wolf" will return to New York Comic Con one last time, as the countdown to the final season continues. The "Teen Wolf" panel kicks of Saturday, October 8 at 10:30am ET/PT in the iconic Hammerstein Ballroom and will feature cast members Tyler Posey, Holland Roden, Shelley Hennig, Linden Ashby and Melissa Ponzio along with executive producer Jeff Davis.
Newcomer "Sweet/Vicious" will make its highly anticipated convention debut on Friday, October 7 at the Javits Center and feature executive producers Jennifer Kaytin Robinson and Amanda Lasher, with cast members Eliza Bennett, Taylor Dearden, Brandon Mychal-Smith and Nick Fink. Each must-see panel will give New York Comic Con attendees an exclusive first-look at the series and reveal clues about the upcoming seasons. The sixth and final season of "Teen Wolf" is set to air this November 15th at 9:00pm ET/PT, followed by the series premiere of "Sweet Vicious" at 10:00pm ET/PT.
Starring Taylor Dearden ("Ophelia") and Eliza Bennett ("Jules"), "Sweet/Vicious" is an offbeat superhero story for the millennial generation. Hell-bent on bringing justice to those who get away with abuse on their college campus, Jules and Ophelia take on double lives as wannabe vigilantes. Filled with clumsy attempts and missteps, the odd-couple pair of antiheroes must balance their new secret life with best friends, parents, love interests, and the metaphorical monsters under their beds.
MTV'S NEW YORK COMIC CON 2016 SCHEDULE
Friday, October 7
Panel: 12:30pm - 1:30pm, Javits Center, Room 1A10
Saturday, October 8
Panel: 10:30am - 11:30am, Hammerstein Ballroom
"Teen Wolf" was developed by Jeff Davis (creator, "Criminal Minds") who also serves as executive producer. Additional executive producers include Russell Mulcahy ("Highlander," "Resident Evil: Extinction"), Joe Genier, Marty Adelstein ("Prison Break"), René Echevarria ("Medium," "Castle"), Tony DiSanto, Liz Gateley and Tim Andrew. The pilot was written by Jeff Davis and Jeph Loeb & Matthew Weisman and directed by Russell Mulcahy. The "Teen Wolf" series is based on a Screenplay by Jeph Loeb & Matthew Weisman. The series is a co-production with, and distributed by, MGM, in association with Lost Marbles Productions, Inc., Siesta Productions, Inc., First Cause, Inc. and DiGa.
"Sweet/Vicious" was created by Jennifer Kaytin Robinson who also serves as co-executive producer and is joined by showrunner and executive producer Amanda Lasher ("Gossip Girl") and executive producer Stacey Sher ("The Hateful Eight," "Into the Badlands").
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About New York Comic Con:
About New York Comic Con: Taking place October 6-9, 2016 at the Javits Center, New York Comic Con is the East Coast's biggest and most exciting popular culture convention. The Show Floor plays host to the latest and greatest in comics, graphic novels, anime, manga, video games, toys, movies and television. The Panels and Autograph Sessions give Fans a chance to interact with their favorite Creators, while screening rooms feature sneak peeks at films and television shows months before they hit big and small screens. New York Comic Con is the second largest pop culture convention in America and the only one that takes place in the comic book, publishing, media and licensing capital of the world - Gotham City.