Series

We’ll continue to announce Season 8 Series all the way up to the festival, so make sure to check back often!

Haven’t bought your Festival Badge yet? What are you waiting for – you don’t want to miss out on all this awesome Programming! And don’t forget to take a little scroll down our amazing list of Season 8 Panelists, as well as our Season 8 Events!



  • ALTERNATINO WITH ARTURO CASTRO

    Date: TBA

    PILOT SCREENINGAlternatino with Arturo Castro continues Comedy Central’s legacy of culturally relevant sketch comedy using modern Latino identity (misconceptions and all) as a fresh filter for cultural commentary about daily life and the zeitgeist, all rooted in Castro’s personal experience.

    Panelists: Arturo Castro (creator/writer/EP/star)

    Moderator: TBA


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  • ATYPICAL

    Date: TBA

    A discussion with the cast & executive producers of Atypical, which focuses on the life of 18-year-old Sam Gardner (Keir Gilchrist), who is on the autism spectrum.

    Panelists: Robia Rashid (creator/showrunner/EP), Mary Rohlich (EP), Cast: Brigette Lundy-Paine, Michael Rapaport, Nik Dodani 

    Moderator: TBA


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  • CITY ON A HILL presented by Showtime®

    CLOSING NIGHT SCREENING

    Date: Saturday, June 9

    Set in early 1990s Boston, rife with criminals emboldened by local law enforcement agencies in which corruption and racism was the norm, City on a Hill stars Kevin Bacon (The Following), Aldis Hodge (Underground), Jonathan Tucker (Kingdom), Mark O’Brien (Halt and Catch Fire), Jill Hennessy (Crossing Jordan), Lauren E. Banks (Instinct), Amanda Clayton (Tyler Perry’s If Loving You Is Wrong), Kevin Chapman (Brotherhood), and Jere Shea (Passion), with Kevin Dunn (Veep) and Sarah Shahi (Person of Interest) recurring.

    Panelists: TBA

    Moderator: TBA


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  • DAVID MAKES MAN

    Date: TBA

    PILOT SCREENING. David Makes Man is a one-hour lyrical drama from Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight) that centers on a 14-year-old prodigy from the projects who is haunted by the death of his closest friend and relied on by his hardworking mother to find a way out of poverty. He must choose between the streets that raised him or the higher education that may offer him a way out. Set in South Florida, the lyrical drama, inspired by events in McCraney’s own life, explores the inherent trauma sustained in the fight for survival. 

    Panelists: Dee Harris-Lawrence (showrunner/EP), Phylicia Rashad (cast), Akili McDowell (cast)

    Moderator: TBA


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  • DRUNK HISTORY

    Date: TBA

    A Drunk History event with creator, host, and actor Derek Waters, plus special guests!

    Panelists: Derek Waters (Creator/EP/Host/Actor), Special Guests

    Moderator: TBA


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  • EVERYONE IS DOING GREAT

    Date: TBA

    NEW EPISODE. Seth and Jeremy enjoyed relative success from ‘Eternal’, a hit television vampire drama. Five years after their show has ended, they lean on each other as they struggle to reclaim their previous level of success and relevance, awkwardly navigating the perils of life and love amidst a humorously painful coming of age.

    Panelists: James Lafferty (Writer/Director/Actor), Stephen Colletti (Writer/Actor)

    Moderator: TBA


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  • FEAR THE WALKING DEAD

    Date: TBA

    NEW EPISODE. Join us for a sneak peak at episode Fear the Walking Dead episode 5×02, followed by a Q&A with cast and producers. 

    Panelists: TBA

    Moderator: TBA


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  • GOOD TROUBLE presented by Freeform

    Date: TBA

    SEASON 2 PREMIERE. Hailing from creators Joanna Johnson, Peter Paige, and Bradley Bredeweg, Good Trouble follows the Adams Foster siblings, Callie (Maia Mitchell) and Mariana (Cierra Ramirez), as they embark on the next adventure in their lives in Los Angeles.

    Panelists: Joanna Johnson (creator/writer/EP), Maia Mitchell (cast), Cierra Ramirez (cast), additional panelists TBA

    Moderator: TBA


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  • GRAND HOTEL

    Date: Thursday, June 6

    PILOT SCREENING. Based on the Spanish series of the same name, Grand Hotel is a provocative drama set at the last family-owned hotel in multicultural Miami Beach, following owner Santiago Mendoza (Demián Bichir), his glamorous second wife, Gigi (Roselyn Sánchez), their adult children, and the hotel’s loyal staff in a contemporary fresh take on an upstairs/downstairs story. 

    Panelists: Brian Tanen (showrunner/EP), Ben Spector (EP), Cast: Demián Bichir, Roselyn Sánchez

    Moderator: TBA


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  • GREEK Reunion

    Date: TBA

    Panelists: Patrick Sean Smith (creator/EP), Shawn Piller (EP), Lloyd Segan (EP), Cast: Spencer Grammer, Amber Stevens West, Jacob Zachar, Dilshad Vadsaria, Paul James

    Moderator: TBA


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  • Inside THE TERROR: INFAMY

    Date: TBA

    A behind-the-scenes look at the The Terror: Infamy with the creative team behind the anthology series. Set during World War II, the haunting and suspenseful 10-episode season centers on a series of bizarre deaths that haunt a Japanese-American community, and a young man’s journey to understand and combat the malevolent entity responsible.

    Panelists: Alexander Woo (co-creator/showrunner/EP), George Takei (consulting producer/cast), additional panelists TBA

    Moderator: TBA


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  • Inside the Writers Room: VIDA

    Date: TBA

    Go inside the VIDA writers room with creator/showrunner Tanya Saracho and the show’s all-Latinx writers for an in-depth discussion on how they approach storytelling.

    Panelists: Tanya Saracho (creator), Jenniffer Gomez (writer), Gladys Rodriguez (writer)

    Moderator: TBA


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  • INTO THE DARK: Culture Shock

    Date: TBA

    NEW EPISODE. “Culture Shock” is a dystopian horror film following a young Mexican woman’s journey across the border into Texas in pursuit of the American Dream, only to find herself in an American nightmare. 

    Panelists: Gigi Saul Guerrero (co-writer/director), additional panelists TBA

    Moderator: TBA


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  • LETTERKENNY

    Date: TBA

    Letterkenny revolves around the dustups Wayne (creator/executive producer/co-writer/star Jared Keeso) and his pals get into with their small-town rivals. For the hicks, skids and hockey players of Letterkenny, getting your ass kicked is a legitimate concern on a day-to-day basis. 

    Panelists: Jacob Tierney (director/EP/cast), Mark Montefiore (EP), Cast: Nathan Dales, Michelle Mylett and K. Trevor Wilson

    Moderator: TBA


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  • LOS ESPOOKYS

    Date: TBA

    PREMIERE SCREENING. A primarily Spanish-language comedy from the minds of fresh, exciting talents Julio Torres and Ana Fabrega, alongside Fred Armisen and Lorne Michaels. Los Espookys series follows a group of friends who turn their love for horror into a peculiar business, providing horror to those who need it, in a dreamy Latin American country where the strange and eerie are just part of daily life.

    Panelists: Fred Armisen (creator/EP/cast), Julio Torres (creator/cast), Ana Fabrega (creator/cast)

    Moderator: TBA


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  • MEN IN TREES Retrospective

    Date: TBA

    Panelists: Jenny Bicks (creator), Anna Fricke (writer/co-executive producer), Antonia Ellis (producer), Chris Dingess (writer/producer), Cast: James Tupper, Suleka Mathew, Emily Bergl, Cynthia Stevenson, Lauren Tom

    Moderator: TBA


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  • ONE DAY AT A TIME

    Date: TBA

    A screening, conversation, and celebration of the Alvarez’s with the cast & creatives of One Day at a Time. #SaveODAAT

    Panelists: Mike Royce (creator/EP), Cast: Justina Machado, Isabella Gomez, Todd Grinnell, and Stephen Tobolowsky 

    Moderator: TBA


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  • PERPETUAL GRACE, LTD.

    Date: TBA

    PILOT EPISODEPerpetual Grace, LTD. follows James (Jimmi Simpson), a young grifter, as he attempts to prey upon Pastor Byron Brown (Sir Ben Kingsley), who turns out to be far more dangerous than he suspects. The pastor and his wife Lillian (Jacki Weaver)—known to their parishioners as Pa and Ma—have used religion to bilk hundreds of innocent people out of their life savings.

    Panelists: Steve Conrad (writer/EP), Bruce Terris (writer/EP), Cast: TBA

    Moderator: TBA


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  • SHERMAN’S SHOWCASE

    Date: TBA

    PILOT SCREENING. Drawing inspiration from dance/variety shows like of Solid GoldSoul Train and Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In, each episode of Sherman’s Showcase is hosted by Sherman McDaniels (Salahuddin), as he takes viewers through time, via music and comedy drawn from the 40-year library of a legendary (but fictional) musical variety show.  Whether it’s a questionably attired funk super group in the 1970s, an up-and-coming MC in the 1980s, or an R&B diva from the 1990s, Sherman’s Showcase has it all: music, comedy, famous guest stars and dancing. 

    Panelists: Diallo Riddle (creator/writer/EP) and Bashir Salahuddin (creator/writer/EP/actor)

    Moderator: TBA


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  • TREMORS

    Date: TBA

    Join the creative team & cast behind the unaired TREMORS for a unique discussion on taking the series from film to TV, featuring select clips, a partial script reading, and Q&A discussion with cast & creatives. 

    Panelists: Andrew Miller (Writer/Creator/EP), Jessica Rhodes (EP), Cast: Kevin Bacon, P.J. Byrne, Toks Olagundoye, Haley Tju, Emily Tremaine

    Moderator: TBA


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** All individuals/artists' schedules and series are subject to change without notice and are not guaranteed. **