LOS ANGELES – March 29, 2018 – CBS Television Studios and CBS All Access invite Star Trek and The Twilight Zone fans from around the world to join us for back to back behind-the-scenes panels at WonderCon in Anaheim on Saturday, March 30th in Room North 200A.
“Star Trek: Discovery” Inside the Visual Effects Panel Description
Go behind-the-scenes with the award-nominated Star Trek: Discovery visual effects team as they dive deep into the making of the series and their process for re-creating the world of Trek in the modern day. Scheduled panelists include: Olatunde Osunsanmi (Executive Producer), Jason Zimmerman (VFX Supervisor), Ante Dekovic (VFX Supervisor), Neville Page (Concept Designer) and Stephen Pavelski (Previs Supervisor).
Moderated by Paul Simpson (Managing editor of Sci-Fi Bulletin)
3:00-4:00pm. Room North 200A
Reimagining “The Twilight Zone” for the Modern Audience Panel Description
“The Twilight Zone” became a worldwide phenomenon as it used socially conscious storytelling to explore the human condition and culture of the times. The godfather of sci-fi series, the show explored humanity’s hopes, despairs, prides and prejudices in metaphoric ways conventional dramas could not. The upcoming reimagining of “The Twilight Zone” from executive producers Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg is coming to CBS All Access April 1. Join series producers and the creative minds behind the series for an exclusive sneak peek and discussion on reintroducing “The Twilight Zone” to a modern audience. Scheduled panelists include: Win Rosenfeld (Executive Producer), Glen Morgan (Executive Producer and Writer), Marco Beltrami and Brandon Roberts (Co-Composers) and Alex Rubens (Writer).
Moderated by Ginnifer Goodwin
4:00-5:00pm. Room North 200A
ABOUT “STAR TREK:DISCOVERY”:
After answering a distress signal from the U.S.S. Enterprise, season two of STAR TREK: DISCOVERY finds the crew of the U.S.S. Discovery joining forces with Captain Christopher Pike on a new mission to investigate seven mysterious red signals and the appearance of an unknown being called the Red Angel. While the crew must work together to unravel their meaning and origin, Michael Burnham is forced to face her past with the return of her estranged brother, Spock.
The first season is now available to stream on CBS All Access and is distributed concurrently by CBS Studios International on Netflix in 188 countries and in Canada on Bell Media’s Space channel and OTT service CraveTV. The series is produced by CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment.
ABOUT “THE TWILIGHT ZONE”:
In 2019 viewers will enter another dimension with Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg’s modern re-imagining of the classic. CBS All Access’ THE TWILIGHT ZONE anthology series will bring the original show’s legacy of socially conscious storytelling to modern day audiences, exploring the human condition and holding a lens up to the culture of our times. THE TWILIGHT ZONE is produced by CBS Television Studios in association with Jordan Peele’s Monkeypaw Productions and Simon Kinberg’s Genre Films. Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg serve as executive producers along with Win Rosenfeld, Audrey Chon, Glen Morgan, Carol Serling and Rick Berg.
About CBS All Access:
CBS All Access is CBS’ direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service. CBS All Access gives subscribers the ability to watch more than 10,000 episodes on demand – spanning exclusive original series, CBS Television Network’s primetime, daytime and late-night shows, plus classic TV hits – as well as the ability to stream local CBS stations live across the U.S. CBS All Access’ original series include THE GOOD FIGHT, STRANGE ANGEL, TELL ME A STORY and NO ACTIVITY, as well as the upcoming reimagining of THE TWILIGHT ZONE, INTERROGATION, and WHY WOMEN KILL. CBS All Access is also the exclusive domestic home to STAR TREK: DISCOVERY, STAR TREK: LOWER DECKS and a new untitled “Star Trek” series featuring Sir Patrick Stewart. CBS All Access also includes the ability to stream CBS Interactive’s other live channels, CBSN for 24/7 news, CBS Sports HQ for sports news and analysis, and ET Live for entertainment coverage.
The service is currently available online at CBS.com, on mobile devices via the CBS app for iOS, Android and Windows 10, and on Roku Players, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Fire TV, Samsung Smart TVs, Vizio Smartcast TVs and Amazon Channels. Versions of CBS All Access have now launched internationally in Canada and Australia (10 All Access), with unique but similar content and pricing plans. For more details on CBS All Access, please visit https://www.cbs.com/all-access.
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