DreamWorks Animation Television announced Oscar winner Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water) will be returning to the New York Comic Con as part of the panel for the new Netflix series, DreamWorks Tales of Arcadia: 3Below. The just-announced Tales of Arcadia panel will be part of DreamWorks’ New York Comic Con lineup that includes previously announced panels for DreamWorks She-Ra and the Princesses of Power and DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender.
Among the talent representing DreamWorks’ series will be Diego Luna, Aimee Carrero, Karen Fukuhara, Bex Taylor-Klaus, Josh Keaton, Jeremy Shada, and Kimberly Brooks. This year’s New York Comic Con runs October 4th through 7th, with DreamWorks Animation Television’s panels set for October 4th and 5th.
DreamWorks will also be hosting an immersive fan experience promoting She-Ra and the Princesses of Power. Per DreamWorks, “the activation will include a larger-than-life She-Ra statue, as well as interactive photo opportunities that will transport guests straight to Etheria, the Whispering Woods and Hordak’s lair.”
DreamWorks Animation Television’s New York Comic Con Panels
Thursday, October 4
- DreamWorks She-Ra and the Princesses of Power – Panel 3-4pm, Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center
She-Ra is back! Inspired by the popular ‘80s series, DreamWorks She-Ra and the Princesses of Power tells the epic story of an orphan named Adora, who leaves behind her former life in the evil Horde when she discovers a magic sword that transforms her into the mythical warrior princess She-Ra. Join executive producer Noelle Stevenson (Nimona, Lumberjanes), Aimee Carrero (voice of Adora/She-Ra), Karen Fukuhara (voice of Glimmer) and more as they offer a first look at the highly-anticipated series.
Friday, October 5
- DreamWorks Tales of Arcadia: 3Below – Panel 4-5pm, The Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden
Guillermo del Toro offers a first look inside his upcoming Netflix original series DreamWorks Tales of Arcadia: 3Below, the second chapter in the Tales of Arcadia trilogy. The panel will also include executive producers Rodrigo Blaas, Marc Guggenheim and Chad Hammes, and actor Diego Luna. The series follows two royal teenage aliens, and their bodyguard who flee a surprise takeover of their home planet by an evil dictator and crash land in Arcadia. Now on the run from intergalactic bounty hunters, they struggle to blend in and adapt to the bizarre world of high school all the while attempting to repair their ship so they can return and defend their home planet.
- DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender – Panel 10:30-11:30am, Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center
Join executive producers Joaquim Dos Santos and Lauren Montgomery, story editor Josh Hamilton and voice actors Bex Taylor-Klaus, Josh Keaton, Jeremy Shada, Kimberly Brooks and more as they look back on seven seasons of DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender and offer a sneak peek at the final chapter arriving on Netflix later this year.
Details on DreamWorks Tales of Arcadia trilogy:
“On the surface, Arcadia appears to be a slice of timeless Americana, but it is no ordinary town. It lies at the center of magical and mystical lines that will make it a nexus for many battles among otherworldly creatures including trolls, aliens and wizards. DreamWorks Trollhunters, the first installment in the DreamWorks Tales of Arcadia trilogy, will be followed by two additional series 3Below in 2018 and a final chapter Wizards set to debut in 2019.”