Peter Capaldi will take part in his final San Diego Comic Con appearance for Doctor Who on Sunday, July 23, 2017. BBC America’s bringing talent from Doctor Who and Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency to this year’s Comic Con, with both shows presenting panels in the Con’s largest hall, Hall H. Doctor Who‘s panel will take place at 2pm on the final day of Comic Con and will feature Capaldi, Pearl Mackie (‘Bill’), Matt Lucas (‘Nardole’), Michelle Gomez (‘Missy’), writer and actor Mark Gatiss (Sherlock) and showrunner Steven Moffat (Sherlock).
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency panel will precede the Doctor Who panel at 1pm. Returning season one Dirk Gently’s stars Elijah Wood (‘Todd Brontzman’), Samuel Barnett (‘Dirk Gently’), Hannah Marks (‘Amanda Brontzman’), Jade Eshete (‘Farah Black’), Fiona Dourif (‘Bart’), Mpho Koaho (‘Ken’) are scheduled to make the trek to San Diego. The Dirk Gently’s panel will also include new cast members Alan Tudyk (‘Mr. Priest’) and Tyler Labine (‘Sherlock Hobbs’) as well as series creator Max Landis (Bright) and showrunner Robert Cooper (Stargate Atlantis).
Doctor Who and Dirk Gently’s Panel Details:
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency – BBC AMERICA Official Panel
Sunday, July 23, 2017 from 1:00-2:00pm in Hall H
Join stars Elijah Wood (Todd Brontzman), Samuel Barnett (Dirk Gently), Hannah Marks (Amanda Brontzman), Jade Eshete (Farah Black), Fiona Dourif (Bart), Mpho Koaho (Ken) and new to season two, Alan Tudyk (Mr. Priest) and Tyler Labine (Sherlock Hobbs), when they descend on Hall H with creator Max Landis and showrunner Robert Cooper. Moderated by Kevin Smith, the panel will chat with fans about how everything was connected in season one and provide an exclusive sneak peek at season two. Inspired by Douglas Adams’ (The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Doctor Who) acclaimed novel and from the studio of The Walking Dead, WIRED says the BBCA original series “has all the makings of a new cult favorite” and The Hollywood Reporter says it’s “a fun, absurdist story that will have loads of weird twists and turns.” Season one is available to binge on BBCAmerica.com, BBC America App and On Demand from July 1-31. Season two premieres this fall on BBC AMERICA.
Doctor Who – BBC AMERICA Official Panel
Sunday, July 23, 2017 from 2:00-3:00pm in Hall H
BBC AMERICA’s Doctor Who returns to San Diego Comic-Con for the final Hall H panel with star Peter Capaldi. Fans will have an exclusive sneak peek of the upcoming Doctor Who Christmas Special – the final special starring Peter Capaldi as the Doctor and written by Emmy®-winning lead writer and executive producer Steven Moffat. Join Peter Capaldi (the Doctor), Pearl Mackie (Bill), Matt Lucas (Nardole), Michelle Gomez (Missy), writer and actor Mark Gatiss and showrunner Steven Moffat for a panel moderated by Chris Hardwick that will celebrate Christmas in July and share one last look back with fans at their time with the iconic global hit series. Watch the entire critically acclaimed new season of Doctor Who now on BBCAmerica.com, BBC America App and On Demand.