Viacom @ Comic-Con: The Highlights


From a new season of sketch genius with Key & Peele to Matthew McConnaughey’s next big movie Interstellar, at Comic-Con this past weekend, Viacom brands gave us a taste of what we have to look forward — and there is a lot to look forward to. Check out some of the highlights below:

Paramount Pictures:

  • Tom Kenny, the voice of Spongebob Squarepants, shared the first look at the new film, coming out in February 2015.
  • Hercules himself, Dwayne Johnson, appeared in Hall H to an eager crowd and invited everyone to a free screening of HERCULES, which opens tonight.
  • In a truly epic Hall H moment, Matthew McConnaughey and filmmaker Christopher Nolan surprised the room with Nolan’s first-ever Comic Con appearance, as well as never before seen footage from the anticipated November 2014 film.


Comedy Central:

  • Key and Peele revealed a Season 4 sneak peek with a Stan Lee sketch
  • They are currently working on a film called “Keanu,” and apparently Keanu is the kitten
  • The duo is collaborating with Comedy Central on a carton series called “Vandavean & Mike”



  • The cast of Teen Wolf revealed that the show has been confirmed to come back for a 20 episode 5th season.
  • Teen Wolf’s Liam will become a series regular this upcoming season
  • Evangeline Lily announced her role in “Ant-Man”



  • Fans had the chance to see a trailer for the season 2 finale of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
  • At the Legend of Korra: Book 3 Panel, creators Bryan Konietzko and Michael DiMartino announced that episodes of ‘Legend of Korra’ episodes will be released online weekly beginning Friday, August 1st.
  • The panel showed side-by-side pencil animatics and footage of an upcoming fight between Mako, Bolin, Ghazan and Ming-Hua, as well as Lin and Zaheer in battle.



  • Fans had a chance to #ControltheCon by voting online via Twitter for which cast interview they’d like to see most.
  • There was a special segment on the 75th Anniversary of DC Comics Batman including interviews with Jim Lee, Scott Snyder
  • The cast of “Hannibal” was on site for all of the action!

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