Ronald D. Moore will discuss his new SyFy series “Helix” at San Diego Comic-Con on Friday July 19, 2013. His upcoming series is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak, only to find themselves pulled into a terrifying life-and-death struggle that holds the key to mankind’s salvation or total annihilation.
SyFy has four panels at Comic-Con, this year. Set to be featured in panels are “Being Human”, “Warehouse 13”, “Helix” as well as “Defiance”.
In “Defiance” Julie Benz plays Amanda Rosewater – the idealistic mayor. On May 10th, Syfy renewed the series giving a 13-episode second season order. The panel will take place on July 19, as well.
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Room 6A
Earth has changed, and entertainment will never be the same. Join Grant Bowler (Nolan),Julie Benz (Amanda Rosewater), Stephanie Leonidas (Irisa), Tony Curran (Datak Tarr),Jaime Murray (Stahma Tarr), Jesse Rath (Alak Tarr), Executive Producer Kevin Murphy and more from Syfy’s groundbreaking multi-platform series as they discuss the overwhelming success of Defiance (the show and game) and share exclusive details from the second season. Moderated by Maureen Ryan, TV Critic for Huffington Post.
11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Room 6A
Leave sunny San Diego behind for an icy chill as the team behind Helix (Executive Produced by Battlestar Galactica’s Ronald D. Moore) discusses Syfy’s hotly anticipated new series. Get an inside look at the thriller about a mysterious outbreak at a desolate Artic outpost. The truth will spread! Moderated by Entertainment Weekly’s Geoff Boucher.