TNT’s ‘Falling Skies’ to invade WonderCon 2013
TNT’s epic drama Falling Skies, basic cable’s #1 summer drama among key adult demos, is bringing the Second Mass resistance back to WonderCon Anaheim with a panel Q&A and exclusive look at what’s ahead in season 3. Series stars Drew Roy (Secretariat), Sarah Carter (Shark) and Seychelle Gabriel (Weeds) will join executive producer Remi Aubuchon (24, Persons Unknown) for a panel session on Saturday, March 30 at the Anaheim Convention Center. The panel session will include several exclusive clips offering a sneak peek at the first episode of Falling Skies season 3, which is set to launch this summer on TNT.
Date: Saturday, March 30
Panel and Presentation: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Anaheim Convention Center
Panel and Presentation Room: TBD
Drew Roy (Hal Mason)
Sarah Carter (Maggie)
Seychelle Gabriel (Lourdes)
Remi Aubuchon (executive producer, showrunner and writer)
About the Show
Falling Skies tells the extraordinary tale of life and survival in the wake of a catastrophic alien invasion. Noah Wyle stars as a college professor who becomes an unlikely resistance leader. The series also stars Moon Bloodgood, Will Patton, Maxim Knight and Connor Jessup.
In the third season of Falling Skies, Gloria Reuben is set to guest-star in a multiple-episode arc as Marina Perlata, an aide to Wyle’s Tom Mason. In addition, Robert Sean Leonard is slated to guest-star as Roger Kadar, an obsessive but gifted scientist who runs the local power grid and lives underground with his pet rats, earning him the nickname “The Rat King.”
Falling Skies premiered in summer 2011 and ranked as basic cable’s #1 new series of the year. The series returned with strong numbers last year, scoring 5.6 million viewers and ranking as basic cable’s #1 drama of the summer with adults 25-54 (3 million).
Falling Skies comes to TNT from DreamWorks Television. Steven Spielberg and DreamWorks Television heads Justin Falvey and Darryl Frank serve as executive producers, along with Remi Aubuchon and Greg Beeman.