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[email protected] Highlights Key Streaming Panels, From Hulu’s ‘Helstrom’ to CBS All Access’ ‘Star Trek’

Fern Siegel

San Diego Comic-Con 2020 was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, a first in its 50-year history. This year, [email protected] runs July 22-26. Between 300 and 400 virtual panels are planned for the event — which is free.

All panels are streaming on the Comic-Con YouTube Channel.

Streamers are actively participating in panels, highlighting established and upcoming shows. Amazon Prime Video is bringing “The Boys,” “Upload,” “Truth Seekers” and “Utopia” to the convention.

Hulu’s panel promotes its upcoming Marvel series “Helstrom,” as well as “Solar Opposites” and “Crossing Swords.” CBS All Access is planning a mega “Star Trek” universe panel, incorporating “Picard,” “Discovery” and “Lower Decks.”

Peacock, Apple TV+, Disney+ and HBO Max will make their Comic-Con debuts, too.

Here’s what’s coming:

Thursday, July 23

“Star Trek” Universe: “Picard,” “Discovery” and “Lower Decks”
Executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Heather Kadin preview what’s ahead in the ever-expanding franchise on CBS All Access.

Thursday, July 23 at 10 a.m. PT

“Solar Opposites”
Hulu’s alien comedy set in suburban America offers its cast, producers and a clip from the upcoming season.

Thursday, July 23 at 11 a.m. PT

“Truth Seekers”
The creators of Amazon’s new supernatural horror-comedy discuss the series about a team of part-time paranormal investigators.

Thursday, July 23 at 12 p.m. PT

“Utopia”
Amazon’s thriller is about young comic fans who discover the conspiracy in a graphic novel is real — and try to save mankind. Cast and producers, including John Cusack (“High Fidelity”), Rainn Wilson (“The Office”), Sasha Lane (“American Honey”), are participating.

Thursday, July 23 at 1 p.m. PT

“His Dark Materials”
Highlights from the first season and what’s coming in season two. Executive producers, as well as cast members, participate. Fans can follow live coverage of the panel on Twitter from @daemonsanddust and use #HisDarkMaterials to join the conversation. To honor the 25th anniversary of Philip Pullman’s first book in the “Dark Materials” trilogy, the first episode of the hit HBO series is now available to stream for free on HBO’s YouTube channel.

Thursday, July 23 at 1 p.m. PT

“Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet” from Apple TV+. The female creators/producers behind the show explain how they parlayed their gaming/TV expertise into a series.

Thursday, July 23 at 1 p.m. PT

“Marvel’s 616”
Disney+’s “Marvel’s 616” explores the impetus Marvel’s stories, characters and creators. Directors Gillian Jacobs, Paul Scheer and executive producers Sarah Amos and Jason Sterman discuss the making of this original anthology series.

Thursday, July 23 at 1 p.m. PT

“Upload”
Join creator-director Greg Daniels (“The Office,” “Parks and Recreation”) and stars to talk about this futuristic comedy on Amazon.

Thursday, July 23 at 2 p.m. PT

“The Boys”
Join executive producer Eric Kripke, along with series stars, for a behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming second season of the Amazon show. Executive producers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg will also make a special appearance.

Thursday, July 23 at 3 p.m. PT

“Close Enough”
Creator J.G. Quintel holds a panel and table read for his new HBO Max series, a surreal animated comedy about a married couple, their 5-year-old daughter, and their two divorced best friends who all living together in LA.

Thursday, July 23 at 3 p.m. PT

“Horror Is Queer”
Shudder present why horror cinema has always been queer with Sam Wineman (“The Quiet Room”), director of Shudder’s upcoming documentary on LGBTQ horror film history.

Thursday, July 23 at 6 p.m. PT

Friday, July 24

HBO Max: The Cartoon Network Studios Collection
Highlights of “Tig N’ Seek,” “The Fungies” and “Summer Camp Island.”

Friday, July 24 at 10 a.m. PT

“Adventure Time: Distant Lands – BMO”
Return to the Land of Ooo and beyond with executive producers and peak at the second special “Obsidian,” all from HBO Max.

Friday, July 24 at 11 a.m. PT

“Don’t Look Deeper”
Don Cheadle, Emily Mortimer and director Catherine Hardwicke discuss the Quibi sci-fi thriller.

Friday, July 24 at 12 p.m. PT

“Infinity Tran”
The mysterious series from Cartoon Network Studios and HBO Max looks back on Books One and Two and reveal a sneak peek of Book Three, only on HBO Max.

Friday, July 24 at 12 p.m. PT

HBO Max: Adult Animation
Creators of “Robot Chicken, “Samurai Jack, “Final Space,” etc share Comic-Con memories. (link: https://thestreamable.com/video-streaming/hbo-max text: (HBO Max)

Friday, July 24 at 3 p.m. PT

“The Capture”
The dangerous world of fake news and what happens when seeing is deceiving. “The Capture” streams on Peacock.

Friday, July 24 at 3 p.m. PT

“Helstrom”
The Hulu original follows the children of a serial killer as they track down the worst of humanity.

Friday, July 24 at 3 p.m. PT

“Crossing Swords”
The Hulu show follows a peasant who becomes a squire, but his dream job isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

Friday, July 24 at 4 p.m. PT

Saturday, July 25

“Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe” – Creators and stars discuss the Disney+ movie and original series.

Saturday, July 25 at 12 p.m. PT

“The Right Stuff”
Disney+’s first original series from National Geographic about the beginnings of the U.S. space program with cast members and producers.

Saturday, July 25 at 1 p.m. PT

“For All Mankind”
Join cast members for a review of the Apple TV+ drama.

Saturday, July 25 at 2 p.m. PT

“Brave New World”
Based on Aldous Huxley’s novel, the Peacock show imagines a utopian society that has achieved peace by outlawing family, privacy and history. Join creators and cast.

Saturday, July 25 at 3 p.m. PT

“The Order”
The Order is joining [email protected] with a virtual panel on the Comic-Con YouTube Channel. The thrilling second season of the drama series is now streaming on Netflix

Saturday, July 25 at 3 p.m. PT

“Farscape”
Now on Amazon Prime with rumors of its return. Join “Farscape” cast members in celebration of this popular sci-fi series.

Saturday, July 25 at 6 p.m. PT

Sunday, July 26

“Hoops”
The adult animated series on Netflix, launching this summer, is about a high-school basketball coach who thinks he can hit the big leagues, if he can transform his awful team into winners.

Sunday, July 26 at 10 a.m. PT

“Looney Tunes” Cartoons
The classics are streaming on HBO Max. The creative team will premiere an all-new cartoon and explain what it takes to bring Bugs, Daffy, Porky and other iconic Looney Tunes characters back to the screen.

Sunday, July 26 at 1 p.m. PT

A full schedule of events is here.