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Top 10 Highlights from the DC FanDome Schedule!

DC FanDome is almost here! We’re just eight days away from the most anticipated virtual con event of the quarantine year, and to prepare all the good rabid fanboys and fangirls  who have waited patiently on pins and needles with anticipation, DC has revealed its preliminary schedule for fans to go in and create their itineraries for the full 24-hour event.

Fans can go here to view and create their custom schedules.

As you can see there’s a TON to cover, so we’re going to break down the top 10 can’t miss highlights from the schedule to help you assemble (is that the wrong term to use for DC stuff?) the best personalized agenda possible:

1.) Wonder Woman 1984 – Panel – Saturday, Aug 22 – 10:00 AM – Hall of Heroes

Wonder Woman 1984 stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig, and Pedro Pascal, and director/co-writer/producer Patty Jenkins join forces with Brazilian hosts Érico Borgo and Aline Diniz to celebrate the fans in a big way. They will answer questions from fans from all over the world, talk fan art and cosplay, and reveal an all-new sneak peek at the upcoming film — plus a few more surprises! 25 min

2.) The Flash – Panel – Saturday, Aug 22 – 10:00 AM – WatchVerse – Monarch

Executive producer Eric Wallace joins cast members Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Carlos Valdes, Danielle Nicolet, Kayla Compton, and Brandon McKnight to discuss all things Flash with Entertainment Weekly’s Chancellor Agard. Team Flash will break down both parts of season six and look ahead at what is to come with an exclusive trailer for season seven. Fans will also get a look at the exclusive black-and-white noir episode “Kiss Kiss Breach Breach,” which will be available on The Flash season six Blu-ray™ and DVD on August 25. 40 min

3.) Truth, Justice, and the DC Comics Way – Panel – Saturday, Aug 22 – 10:45 AM -WatchVerse – McDuffie’s Dakota/Blerd & Boujee House

Who would have thought the “injustices of the world” first read in comic books and then acted out in some of today’s most popular DC Super Hero films and television series would intersect with today’s real-life civil, social, and political unrest? Join us for a conversation with series stars David Harewood and Nicole Maines (Supergirl), Marvin “Krondon” Jones III (Black Lightning), Anna Diop (Titans), and executive producer/showrunner Eric Wallace (The Flash) as they discuss how the genesis of comic books has always been rooted in the search of truth and justice: it’s the DC Comics way! 45 min

4.) The Suicide Squad – Panel – Saturday, Aug 22 – 12:00 PM – Hall of Heroes

What else would you expect from The Suicide Squad but the ultimate elimination game? First up, writer/director James Gunn takes on fan questions, then brings out Task Force X for a fast-paced, no-holds-barred Squad Showdown that tests every team member’s Squad knowledge — and survival skills! 30 min

5.) DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Panel – Saturday, Aug 22 – 12:00 PM – WatchVerse – Monarch

Unicorns, encores and aliens… oh my! The Legends have encountered a mess of creatures, villains and time periods over the course of the show, and you, the fans, have been on this wild ride right along with them. Join the cast and producers of DC’s Legends of Tomorrow for a Q&A and, of course, lots of laughs! Be sure to tune in to get the inside scoop on favorite moments from past seasons and what they have in store for season six. Series stars Caity Lotz, Nick Zano, Matt Ryan, Tala Ashe, Jes Macallan, Olivia Swann, Amy Louise Pemberton, and Shayan Sobhian join executive producers Phil Klemmer, Keto Shimizu, and Grainne Godfree for a panel moderated by Entertainment Weekly’s Chancellor Agard. 35 min

6.) Doom Patrol – Panel Saturday, Aug 22 – 1:15 PM – WatchVerse – Monarch

From DC FanDome to FanDOOM! Join the “world’s strangest heroes” — the Doom Patrol — for a deep-dive discussion into the beloved and bizarre series. Panel will feature executive producers Jeremy Carver and Chris Dingess, co-executive producer Tamara Becher-Wilkinson, and series stars Matt Bomer, Diane Guerrero, April Bowlby, Joivan Wade, Timothy Dalton, Karen Obilom, Abigail Shapiro, Riley Shanahan, and Matthew Zuk. 35 min

7.) Black Adam – Panel – Saturday, Aug 22 — 3:00 PM – Hall of Heroes

Star of the first-ever Black Adam feature film Dwayne Johnson sets the stage for the story and tone of the new movie with a fans-first Q&A… and a few surprises. 15 min

8.) Aquaman – Panel – Saturday, Aug 22 — 4:00 PM – Hall of Heroes

Aquaman director James Wan and King Orm himself, Patrick Wilson, take a deep dive into the world of Atlantis that Wan created, revealing their favorite behind-the-scenes moments from the largest DC movie ever! 10 min

9.) SHAZAM! – Panel – Saturday, Aug 22 – 4:30 PM – Hall of Heroes

Zac Levi and the cast can’t tell you s#&t! Sworn to secrecy on the new script for their upcoming movie, Zac and a few of his SHAZAM! castmates talk with the Philippines’ #1 DC fan, Gino Quillamor, about what the next movie might be about, while commenting on everything from panels to the other Zack’s cut — and even have a few surprise guests drop in! 10 min

10.) The Batman – Panel – Saturday, Aug 22 – 5:30 PM – Hall of Heroes

The Batman filmmaker Matt Reeves joins host and self-professed fangirl Aisha Tyler for a discussion of the upcoming film… with a surprise (or two) for the fans! 30 min


What will be on your schedule? Sound off in the comments below!

And experience DC FanDome, August 22, 2020!

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