FX ANNOUNCES ITS NEW YORK COMIC CON 2021 LINEUP FEATURING
FAN FAVORITES Y: THE LAST MAN AND WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS
LOS ANGELES, September 24, 2021 - FX is thrilled to announce its return to New York Comic Con with panels for its powerful new series Y: The Last Man and the Emmy(R) Award nominated hit comedy What We Do in the Shadows next month. Featuring moderated Q&A panels with key cast and creatives, attendees will also be treated to special advance screening and freebies at each panel.
Details for FX's NYCC sessions are included below:
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9 (6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.) Empire Room/Javits Center
Y: The Last Man (FX on Hulu) Panel and Screening -- At Long Last! - Exclusive Advance Screening and Moderated Q&A - Based on the best-selling comics from Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra, FX's highly anticipated adaptation of Y: The Last Man traverses a post-apocalyptic world in which a cataclysmic Event kills every mammal with a Y chromosome except for one cisgender man and his pet monkey. The series follows the survivors of this new world as they struggle with their efforts to restore what was lost and the opportunity to build something better. Join Executive Producer/Writer/Showrunner Eliza Clark and cast for an advanced screening of Episode 7 and a moderated discussion about how they updated the beloved books and brought them to life. Season one is currently streaming exclusively on FX on Hulu.
Y: The Last Man will be screening episode seven of its current first season - "My Mother Saw A Monkey" (streams October 11, 2021 on FX on Hulu). Kimberly uncovers a secret. 355 and Allison reach an understanding. Yorick stumbles on a mysterious town where things are not what they seem. Written by Charlie Jane Anders; Directed by Lauren Wolkstein.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10 (2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.) Empire Room/Javits Center
What We Do in the Shadows (FX) Panel and Screening - FX's Emmy(R)-nominated vampire comedy What We Do in the Shadows returns to New York Comic Con for a LIVE discussion with members of the cast and creative team.* Catch a special presentation of an upcoming episode and join special guests Kayvan Novak, Matt Berry, Natasia Demetriou, Harvey Guillén and members of its talented creative team including Paul Simms (Executive Producer/Showrunner/Writer), Sam Johnson (Co-Executive Producer/Writer) and Sarah Naftalis (Executive Story Editor/Writer) in a lively conversation about the series Rolling Stone named "the funniest show on television." What We Do in the Shadows is a documentary-style look into the daily (or rather, nightly) lives of four vampires who've "lived" together for hundreds of years. Seasons 3 currently airs Thursdays at 10pm ET/PT on FX and streams the next day on FX on Hulu. Don't miss the chance to attend the Vampiric Council of the Eastern Seaboard of the New World's first public meeting! BAT!
What We Do in the Shadows will screen episode eight of its current third season - "The Wellness Center" (Airs Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 10 p.m. ET/PT) - Nandor is persuaded to reject vampirism and pursue a healthier lifestyle. Written by Stefani Robinson; Directed by Yana Gorskaya.
*subject to change
FX is home to acclaimed and award-winning television available on the FX on Hulu streaming hub, the FX, FXX and FXM cable networks, and the video on-demand service FXNOW. FX on Hulu offers next day access to FX and FXX current series, FX's library of legacy series, and exclusive original programming, including Devs, Mrs. America, A Teacher, American Horror Stories, Reservation Dogs, Y: The Last Man and the upcoming The Old Man, Fleishman is in Trouble, Class of '09 and Under the Banner of Heaven. FX additionally features the drama series Mayans M.C., Pose, Snowfall and Taboo; the limited series American Horror Story, American Crime Story, Fargo, FEUD, Black Narcissus and the upcoming Pistol and Shōgun; the comedies Archer, Atlanta, Better Things, Breeders, DAVE, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, What We Do in the Shadows and the upcoming Little Demon; the half-hour series Mr Inbetween, The Choe Show and The Premise; the weekly short-form comedy programming showcase Cake; and a growing slate of docuseries and documentary features, including The New York Times Presents, The Most Dangerous Animal of All, AKA Jane Roe, A Wilderness of Error, Hip Hop Uncovered; Hysterical, PRIDE and the upcoming Welcome to Wrexham. FX is the former home of The Shield, Nip/Tuck, Rescue Me, Damages, Sons of Anarchy, Justified and The Americans. FX's library of acquired box-office hit movies is unmatched by any ad-supported television network, with FXM featuring classic films, contemporary hits, award-winning features and short-form original programming. FXX is also the cable home to The Simpsons, the longest-running comedy in TV history. FX has received 445 Emmy(R) Award nominations and won 80 Emmys, as well as earned the most Emmy(R) Award nominations of any ad-supported cable brand for 10 consecutive years.