Fans Can Immerse Themselves in the World of MR. ROBOT by Opening Bank of E Accounts and Chowing Down on Red Wheelbarrow BBQ
NEW YORK, NY – July 10, 2017 – USA Network is taking several of its most beloved series to San Diego Comic-Con this year, including a multi-faceted MR. ROBOT experience, a reunion of the cast of PSYCH (along with a sneak peek at the upcoming PSYCH: THE MOVIE), and a panel featuring the stars and creators of drama series COLONY.
‘MR. ROBOT’ EXPERIENCE
USA will bring the critically acclaimed series MR. ROBOT’s universe to life exclusively for fans at Comic-Con, giving them the opportunity to visit the nefarious E Corp’s Bank of E and receive their own E Corp card loaded with E Coin cryptocurrency. The E Corp card, which can also be opened online at e-coin.com, can be used throughout San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter for food, drinks and other surprises at participating retailers (to be announced). ‘Con goers can also visit the show’s infamous Red Wheelbarrow BBQ, located next door to the Bank of E, and present their E Corp card for a BBQ meal. Superfans looking for a deeper MR. ROBOT experience will have the chance to uncover clues, hints and surprises, leading further into Elliot’s world. The Bank of E will be open for business at 327 4th Avenue (between J Street and Island Avenue) on Thursday, July 20 through Saturday, July 22 from 11am - 7pm and Sunday, July 23 from 11am - 4pm.
Thursday, July 20; 2:00pm - 2:45pm (Indigo Ballroom, Hilton Bayfront)
USA, Legendary Television and Universal Cable Productions are bringing back drama series COLONY for a panel discussion, giving fans a glimpse “behind the wall” of the upcoming third season and a look back at last season’s shocking finale. Panelists include Carlton Cuse, Josh Holloway, Sarah Wayne Callies, Peter Jacobson, Tory Kittles, Ryan Condal and Wes Tooke.
PSYCH REUNION & MOVIE SNEAK PEEK
Friday, July 21; 10:00am - 11:00am (Ballroom 20)
After eight seasons, 100+ episodes, a musical and countless pineapples, PSYCH is back at San Diego Comic-Con, celebrating the upcoming holiday movie coming to USA this December. The panel, which is co-hosted with Universal Cable Productions, will be moderated by Jimmi Simpson and feature panelists James Roday, Dule Hill, Corbin Bernsen, Maggie Lawson, Kirsten Nelson, Steve Franks, Chris Henze and Kelly Kulchak.
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About USA Network
USA Network, the leader in cable entertainment, offers a powerful stable of dramatic, comedic and unscripted originals in more than 102 million U.S. homes. The network also features spectacular live television, a dynamic portfolio of acquired series and the best in blockbuster theatrical films and entertainment events. A trailblazer in digital innovation and storytelling, USA is defining, driving and setting the industry standard for Social TV. USA is a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal. USA’s award-winning website is located at http://www.usanetwork.com. Watch USA Network anywhere: On Demand, online or across mobile and connected TVs.
About Universal Cable Productions
Universal Cable Productions (UCP) creates innovative and critically acclaimed original scripted and digital content across media platforms for domestic and international distribution. In the U.S., UCP’s programming can be seen across various networks including the Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning drama “Mr. Robot,” “Colony,” “Falling Water,” “Playing House,” “Shooter,” “The Sinner” and “Suits” on USA Network; “12 Monkeys,” “Killjoys” and “The Magicians” on Syfy; “Girlfriends’ Guide To Divorce” and “Imposters” on Bravo; “The Arrangement” and “The Royals” on E!; “Difficult People” on Hulu; and "HarmonQuest" on Seeso. UCP’s content library includes critic and fan favorites such as the Emmy-award winning “Monk” as well as “Psych” and “Battlestar Galactica.” Universal Cable Productions is a part of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies. Follow us @UCPisTV.
About Legendary Television
Legendary Television produces and distributes quality content for broadcast, cable and streaming platforms worldwide. The studio is currently in production on the first season of LOST IN SPACE for Netflix, the first season of THE LOOMING TOWER for Hulu based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book, and the third season of LOVE from Judd Apatow for Netflix. Season one of DOWNWARD DOG, which is the first network comedy to premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, premieres on ABC in May 2017. This will be the third season of Legendary Television’s critically acclaimed science-fiction drama COLONY.