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SFPL-represented panels at Dragon Con

IT’S HERE!!!! Dragon Con officially kicked off this evening in Downtown Atlanta. This is the first year that I can remember there being programming on Thursday night, but I don’t think anyone is complaining. Tomorrow is my first official day at the convention, and I will be presenting on not one, not two, but THREE panels tomorrow! If you are coming to Dragon Con and are a listener of the show, please make sure to find me during the weekend to say hello! Here’s a…

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Sci-Fi Party Line goes back to Dragon Con

Dragon Con is just over TWO WEEKS AWAY and I am starting to feel excited. Once again, I will get to represent Sci-Fi Party Line as media. I will also be sitting on a few panels and for the first time, I get to be a judge for a costume contest! Bring it on! As of right now, I will be sitting on two panels each from the American SF & Fantasy Media and YA Lit Tracks. This is the information I have so far;…

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Dragon Con adds guests from Dark Matter, DC TV universe and others

Last month Dragon Con picked up the pace on guest announcements, including some from shows/movies that are either on my “currently watching” or “need to watch/catch up” lists. From the SyFy show Dark Matter, guest announcements include Anthony Lemke, Jodelle Ferland, Roger Cross, and Zoie Palmer; who are known on the show as “Three”, “Five”, “Six”, and “The Android”, respectively. The show follows a group of amnesiacs who try to piece together who they are and why there were in stasis on an abandoned spaceship.…

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Dragon Con: 2 days and counting!

Dragon Con is just 2 days away and I can feel the excitement settling in. I get to see my “other” family this weekend and I can’t wait!! As I have a few times before, this year I will be attending Dragon Con as a media representative; this time I will officially represent Sci-Fi Party Line, the podcast that I’ve had the pleasure of being associated with since 2009. This will be our first year in an official media capacity at Dragon Con, and I…

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Sleepy Hollow star Nicole Beharie confirmed for Dragon Con

That loud squeal you just heard was me, sitting at my desk at work, excited about the fact that Nicole Beharie is coming to Dragon Con. Beharie is one half of the dynamic team of Witnesses from the FOX hit show, Sleepy Hollow. In the show Beharie plays Lt. Abbie Mills, a gifted sheriff’s deputy whose dreams of training for the FBI are curtailed when her mentor is killed by a Headless Horseman. Her world is turned topsy-turvy when she realizes that the supernatural elements…

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Official Press Release: Dragon Con Celebrates the Stars of Television and Movies

DRAGON CON CELEBRATES THE STARS OF TELEVISION AND MOVIES Actors from Star Trek, Star Wars, 2001 Space Odyssey and The Hobbit trilogy will be on hand, joined by the stars of Arrow, Game of Thrones, The Flash, Sleepy Hollow as well as True Blood and Warehouse 13. Sesame Street Meets Peachtree When Top Puppeteers Arrive  ATLANTA – July 27, 2015 – Edward James Olmos, Nichelle Nichols, Peter Mayhew, Felicia Day, John Barrowman, David Ramsey, and Stephen Amell head an all-star guest list of more than…

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Sleepy Hollow star Tom Mison added to guest list for Dragon Con

Ichabod Crane is venturing out of Sleepy Hollow. Tom Mison, who plays the loveable and out-of-time Ichabod Crane on FOX’s Sleepy Hollow, has been announced to appear at Dragon Con Labor Day weekend. Mison joins cast mate John Noble, who plays his son Jeremy Crane/Henry Parrish on the hit show loosely based on Washington Irving’s “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” tales. In the show, Mison’s Ichabod Crane is awakened after a 250-year bewitched sleep to join forces with Lt. Abbie Mills, as the biblical witnesses…

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Harry Potter‘s Chris Rankin announced for Dragon Con

FINALLY!!! Chris Rankin, who played the “Head-Boy-know-it-all” Weasley brother Percy in the Harry Potter films, has been announced as one of the latest additions to the Dragon Con guest list. Movie fans didn’t get to see much of Percy in the films, but book fans know that Percy’s “prodigal son” story arc was one of the great lessons taught in the series – about the importance of family, forgiveness, and unity. Chris is (so far) the only Harry Potter guest confirmed this year. Dragon Con…

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Dragon Con announces Game of Thrones guests for Labor Day Weekend

On the heels of that devastating season finale last night, it seems that some of the citizens of Westeros will make an appearance in Atlanta this September. The Official Dragon Con Facebook page posted this teaser on their page earlier this afternoon: For those who watched the Season Finale last night, what was your reaction in one word? Perhaps a few cast members will want to talk about it when they join us for #DragonCon2015! About an hour later, they announced that Kristian Nairn has…

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John Noble announced for Dragon Con 2015

John Noble, most recently known for his work on the FOX drama, “Sleepy Hollow”, has been announced to appear at Dragon Con 2015. Noble, who is also well-known for his work on “Fringe”, plays Henry Parrish/Jeremy Crane/Horseman of War in the hit show based on the tales of Washington Irving. The character was introduced to audiences first as Parrish, a “sin eater” who was seemingly on the side of the show’s protagonists, Ichabod Crane and Abbie Mills. In a shocking season one finale, it was…

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Felicia Day coming to Dragon Con 2015

Dragon Con began making guest announcements on their page today, and one of the first to pop up is highly popular actress (and fellow geek) Felicia Day. An actress, producer and writer, she is best known for fan faves such as “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog”, “Eureka” and “Supernatural”. Dragon Con is the largest multi-media, popular culture convention focusing on science fiction and fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art, music, and film. Every Labor Day weekend, about 40,000 people crowd the streets and take over the hotels…

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Sci-Fi Party Line #199 Dragon*Con 2014 [Day Three]

Listen Here! http://scifipartyline.com/2014/10/sci-fi-party-line-199-dragoncon-2014-day-three/ Cat (@fancyfembot), Carl (@robominister), Kai (@yogikai), and Stephanie (@stephbystereo) continue the discussion about their adventures on day three at Dragon*Con 2014. The Dragon Party Line portal dedicated to our adventures at Dragon*Con 2014. Check out our Instagram & Flickr photos. <—————————————————————————————————> Voice mail: 773-336-2686 Sci-Fi Party Line Podcast: http://scifipartyline.com Twitter: @scifipartyline Facebook: Sci-Fi Party Line Tumblr: scifipartyline.tumblr.com Google+: SFPL on G+ Stitcher: SFPL on Stitcher The Sci-Fi Party Line theme was created by Eric Escamilla of the Doctor Who: Mostly Harmless Cutaway. The Sci-Fi Party Line end theme “Son of a Rocket” was…

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Dragon Con 2014: “Growing Up to Save the World” panel

This year at Dragon Con 2014, I had the pleasure of participating in a fan panel titled, “Growing Up to Save the World.” The panel was featured on the Whedonverse track, and the discussion was about the teenage antagonists/protagonists associated in television, film, and literature, and the pressures and consequences they face when the responsibilities of saving the world fall at their feet. One of my co-panelists was Kevin Bachelder of the podcast Tuning Into Sci-Fi TV, and he recorded the panel live, and has now…

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Sci-Fi Party Line #198 Dragon*Con 2014 [Day Two]

Cat (@fancyfembot), Carl (@robominister), Kai (@yogikai), and Stephanie (@stephbystereo) continue the discussion about their adventures at Dragon*Con 2014. The episode begins with Charles meeting his comic book heroes Peter David and George Perez, then we talk about Manu Bennett and the case of his skanky… ,we mean, stewardess fan trio, Patrick Stewart’s Euclidean Geometry, NiNi and her line boyfriend – The Riddler, The Liquor Store Trek, Scotch Alley, The Last Night at Alderaan and the Zone of Funk featuring Khaleesi, Stand Here. Don’t Move., Dance…

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Sci-Fi Party Line #195 #DragonCon 2014 [Day One] (Podcast)

CAT, CARL, AND STEPHANIE FINALLY MEET EACH OTHER FOR THE FIRST TIME! Click here to listen! http://scifipartyline.com/2014/09/sci-fi-party-party-195-dragoncon-2014-day-one/ We talk about pushy porters, the Atlanta HEAT – the actual heat, the Once Upon Time/ High Velocity sign debacle, the Jeri Ryan panel in which Carl drooled all over his microphone, how awesome Garrett Wang is #poorharry, Carl meets Ron Glass, Phonegate (with high praise of Apple for the Find My iPhone feature), and more. Kai (@yogikai) joins us mid podcast and tells us her about her Dragon*Con…

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So yeah, I’m just a little bit late on my Dragon Con recap…

…I mean, it’s only been two weeks since it ended. I’m still suffering from PCD (post-con depression), combined with the hustle and bustle of real life, but I at least want to talk about some highlights. My Dragon Con was a bit different this year because I didn’t actually get to do much. I spent a whole week prior to Dragon Con SICK, and so by the time it was here, I was physically exhausted. But here are a few highlights from the weekend: Friday: I…

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Borg Reunion at #DragonCon 2014 | @scifipartyline

The Borg Reunion with Jeri Ryan, Garrett Wang, and Johnathan Del Arco with video and photos.

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Carl with Osric Chau | @robominister @scifipartyline #dragoncon

Carl with Osric Chau (Kevin Tran of Supernatural) at Dragon*Con 2014.

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Cosplay from #DragonCon

Photos by @robominister & @fancyfembot at Dragon*Con 2014.

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Carl @robominister with Ron Glass

Carl with Ron Glass at Dragon*Con 2014.

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Once Upon a Time panel at Dragon*Con #dragonpartyline

The ladies (Cat and Stephanie) did not meet me after my long love affair with the High Velocity sign in the Marriott Marquis in my Morpheus costume, so I went to the Once Upon a Time: Let Us Tell You a Story panel and made them wait! I’m classy like that! On this panel was Lee Arenberg, Beverley Elliott, Giancarlo Esposito, Robbie Kay, Rebecca Mader, and Sean Maguire. DragonCon 2014 | Photos taken by Carl | August 29, 2014

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SFPL #190 True Blood and related Dragon Con information

On this week’s episode of the Sci-Fi Party Line Podcast, Cat and I discuss last week’s episode of True Blood, “Almost Home”. We debate the pros (Hanako) and cons (Cat) of a Hoyt/Jessica reunion, the possible consequences of Bill’s decision regarding Sarah Newlin and the cure for Hep-V, and the dramatic and surprising backstory behind the dynamics of the Tara/Lettie Mae relationship. We also decide to place a couple of friendly wagers of what will happen at the end of the series (there’s only one more…

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Dragon*Con Past: Sci-Fi Party Line Epic DragonCon Meetup

Sci-Fi Party Line #156 Man of Steel and Summer Film Complaints “Superman is a …” -Cat (@fancyfembot) “Here’s the real reason why everybody has to come to Earth to jack stuff up because if they set a movie on Mars it wouldn’t make Box Office.” -Carl (@robominister) Today’s duo is Carl (@robominister) and Cat (@fancyfembot). Cat tells us about her iPhone 5S line experience and she is even going to DragonCon next year! Keep in touch with us to hear more about the epic Sci-Fi Party…

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Dragon*Con Report: Carl’s Dragon*Con report from 2012

Sci-Fi Party Line #140 Dragon Con Report and Fall Shows “It makes me tired. I’m exhausted thinking about the ridiculousness of it.” -Cat (@fancyfembot) on Revolution “It doesn’t make any damned sense.” -Carl (@robominister) on Revolution “I kept waiting on Hercules and Xena to show up for some reason.” -Anthony (@michant2) on Revolution It’s time for Carl’s annual Dragon Con report. Today’s crew is Carl (@robominister), Cat (@fancyfembot), and Anthony (@michant2). There are stories of Nichelle Nichols, David Gerrold, Jason Momoa, and Tembi Locke. We…

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Dragon*Con guests for 2014

There will be great people to meet this year including Tricia Helfer, Ron Glass, Lou Ferigno, and the ever so grumpy yet lovable Richard Hatch! Check the Dragon*Con guest list for everyone attending! Call me a nerd but I’m excited about Tom Merritt being there!

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