Top 12 Panels at Salt Lake Comic Con FanX

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Salt Lake Comic Con FanX offers free panels for all attendees. The panels are pop culture discussions that give the crowd an opportunity to learn more about tier favorite geeky topics from a panel of local and international experts. There are panels running all day, every day of Salt Lake Comic Con FanX.
 
Top Panels at FanX 2016
DC Super Hero Girls – World Premiere 
Saturday – 4:30pm – Grand Ballroom 
Writer Shea Fontana hosts a look at DC Super Hero Girls™, the newest animated superhero series from DC Comics™. At Super Hero High, iconic Super Heroes like Wonder Woman, Supergirl, Batgirl, Harley Quinn, Bumblebee, Poison Ivy, and Katana navigate all the twists and turns of high school. 
 
Twisted Toonz Voice Actor Script Read 
Saturday – 3:00pm – Grand Ballroom 
Our Salt Lake Comic Con Staff and Fan Favorite Panel returns as Jeff Zanini moderates FanXperience 2016’s “Twisted Toonz Voice Actor Script Read”! Join Bill Farmer (Disney™’s Goofy), Grey Griffin (Daphne from Scooby Doo™), Tony Anselmo (Disney™’s Donald Duck), Tom Kenny (SpongeBob SquarePants™) and Jess Harnell (Wakko from The Animaniacs™) as they read a classic movie script in character as their many wacky voices. You won’t want to miss this rib-cracking experience, only at Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience 2016. 
 
Star Wars Cantinarcheology: A Behind-the-Scenes Happy Hour 
Saturday – noon – 250A
An in-depth look behind the scenes of this classic Cantina sequence from Star Wars. Loaded with info and rare or never before seen images, Star Wars fans do not want to miss this one! 
 
Live Tapings of Stuff You Missed In History Class Podcast 
Friday – 7pm – 151A
Holly Frey and Special Guest Host Bryan Young will talk about the little-known history of Salt Lake City and Utah and their role in the history of cinema. From Chaplin and the Marx Brothers to John Ford and John Carter this promises to be a fascinating history lesson. 
 
Stuff You Missed in History Class: Indiana Jones and the Nazis Obsessed With the Occult 
Saturday – 3pm – 250A
Holly Frey and Special Guest Host Bryan Young tackle this Indiana Jones-inspired topic. What was the real-life story of Hitler’s quest for religious artifacts? How much did the films get right? Is truth stranger than fiction? Find out in this special, double-sized panel and bring your questions for Holly about the show, there will be a question and answer period! 
 
TV Animation for Kids 
Thursday – 2pm – 250A
Featuring Jess Harnell, Tony Anselmo, Shea Fontana, and Tom Kenny 
 
Star Wars Original Movie Props and Wardrobe Collecting with Tom Spina and Pablo Hidalgo 
Friday – 6pm – 250A
An insider’s look at one of the most exciting areas of Star Wars collecting – Original Film Props and Wardrobe. Learn about the uncovering of artifacts used in the creation of the Star Wars films and peak into private collections to see slideshows showcasing and dozens of amazing and incredibly rare original Star Wars props and costumes!
 
The Science of The Martian 
Saturday – 10am – 151A
This panel will delve deep into the science behind the bestselling book The Martian and the film starring Matt Damon that was based on it. How real is the science presented here? 
 
Star Wars Jeopardy 
Saturday – 10am – 250A
As the name implies, this is Star Wars Jeopardy, complete with category answers/questions, awesome audio/visuals, and prizes for the winners and select members of the audience! This panel is simply designed to provide FUN for the contestants AND the audience! 
 
Funko POP! Fun-omenon  
Saturday – 10am – 255B
Funko has taken the world of collectible toys by storm! Join a panel of experts for a discussion on the ins-and-outs of Funko collecting, why it has been a game-changer, and what might be coming next.
 
From Deadpool to the Justice League: A Discussion with Kevin Maguire and Fabian Nicieza 
Saturday – 11am – 250A
Kevin Maguire is an American comic book penciller, known for his work on series such as Justice League, Batman Confidential, Captain America and X-Men. 
Fabian Nicieza is an Argentine-American comic book writer and editor who is best known for his work on Marvel titles such as X-Men, X-Force, New Warriors, Cable and Deadpool, and Thunderbolts, for all of which he helped create numerous characters. He is the co-creator of Deadpool. 
 
Secrets of The Force Awakens Visual Dictionary 
Saturday – 5pm – 250A
Author and Lucasfilm story development executive Pablo Hidalgo takes you inside the newly released Star Wars: The Force Awakens: The Visual Dictionary, a picture-packed exploration of the smash hit film. Find out the hidden histories of characters, locations, technologies and how such a book came together.
 
 
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