TNT and TBS will be making their way down to SXSW on March 10 with a series of panels and a first look at action-packed series The Last Ship.
TNT will host panels for Falling Skies and new dramas The Last Ship and Legends. TBS will host panels for The Pete Holmes Show. TNT will host a First Look Watch Party for The Last Ship; the series comes from executive producer Michael Bay (Transformers), starring Eric Dane (Grey’s Anatomy), Rhona Mitra (Strike Back) and Adam Baldwin (Chuck, Firefly).
The first panel presentations will be from TBS The Pete Holmes Show Makes It Weird at 3:30 p.m. Attending the panel will be host Pete Holmes, series producers Nick Bernstein and Oren Brimer and head writer Karen Kilgariff. Then at 5 p.m, TNT will have a discussion about quality television dramas with the panel The New Golden Age of Drama on TV. Executive producers for Falling Skies and upcoming series The Last Ship and Legends will attend the panel. These two panels will include video clips from the series.
Below is a complete schedule for TBS and TNT’s events at SXSW on March 10.
The Pete Holmes Show Makes it Weird
Pete Holmes, host
Nick Bernstein, executive producer
Oren Brimer, co-executive producer
Karen Kilgariff, head writer
The Austin Convention Center, Room 18ABCD
The New Golden Age of Drama on TV
David Eick, executive producer of TNT’s Falling Skies
Alexander Cary, executive producer of TNT’s Legends
Hank Steinberg and Steven Kane, executive producers and co-creators of TNT’s The Last Ship
Rob Moynihan, TV Guide
Driskill Ballroom in the Driskill Hotel at 604 Brazos Street
The Last Ship: First Look Watch Party
James Hibberd, Entertainment Weekly
6:00-6:50 p.m. Cocktail Hour
6:50-7:30 p.m. Sneak Preview of First Episode
7:30-8 p.m. Q&A
Coppertank Event Venue, 504 Trinity St