While the first part of the event name makes one think of scantily clad young women, the panel isn’t about that. Girls Gone Genre brings out women who are integral parts of the entertainment industry, focusing on questions for newcomers to the field and how it feels to swim with the sharks.
The Panel will take place in room 24ABC on Friday July 23rd from 5-6pm, the panelists include:
- – Felicia Day – Writer/Producer “The Guild” (web series and comic), Actress “The Guild,” “Buffy The Vampire Slayer,” “Dollhouse,” “Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog.”
- – Kathryn Immonen – Writer: “Patsy Walker: Hellcat,” “Runaways,” “Heralds
- – Laeta Kalogridis – Screenwriter/Producer: Shutter Island , Ghost in the Shell, Bionic Woman, Avatar
- – Marti Noxon – Screenwriter/Producer: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Mad Men, Fright Night, I Am Number Four
- – Melissa Rosenberg – Screenwriter/Producer: Dexter, The Twilight Saga
- – Gail Simone – Writer: “Wonder Woman,” “Birds of Prey”