Paleyfest Announces Panelists for 31st Annual Event

The Paley Center for Media has announced the full lineup of panelists scheduled to appear for the 31st annual ultimate TV fan festival, PALEYFEST: The William S. Paley Television Festival, which will take place March 13-28, 2014 at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland. The annual two week event will host more than 200 of the hottest stars and creative talents in media and will feature two reunion events: a 10th anniversary Lost reunion on March 16 and a Veronica Mars series reunion (the day prior to the March 14 nationwide release of the series-inspired movie), as well as honor standout series including  Orange Is the New BlackHow I Met Your Mother Farewell, Pretty Little Liars, Parks and Recreation, Sleepy HollowMad Men, The Vampire Diaries  & The Originals, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Masters of Sex, The Mindy Project Community, Veepand American Horror Story: Coven.

The full PALEYFEST 2014 panelist lineup is as follows (panelists to appear schedule permitting), plus additional panelists to be announced:

 Veronica Mars Movie PosterThursday, March 13, 2014: Opening Night Presentation: Veronica Mars (7:00 pm)

Moderator: Alan Sepinwall, Television Critic, HitFix.com

  • Rob Thomas, Creator & Executive Producer
  • Kristen Bell, “Veronica Mars”
  • Jason Dohring, “Logan Echolls”
  • Enrico Colantoni, “Keith Mars”
  • Chris Lowell, “Stosh ‘Piz’ Piznarski”
  • Ryan Hansen, “Dick Casablancas”            
  • Percy Daggs III, “Wallace Fennel”

Friday, March 14, 2014, Orange Is the New Black (7:00 pm)

  • Orange Is The New BlackTaylor Schilling, “Piper Chapman”
  • Jason Biggs, “Larry Bloom”
  • Laura Prepon,”Alex Vause”
  • Natasha Lyonne, “Nicky Nichols”
  • Kate Mulgrew, “Galina ‘Red’ Reznikov”
  • Danielle Brooks, “Tasha ‘Taystee’ Jefferson”
  • Uzo Aduba, “Suzanne ‘Crazy Eyes’ Warren”
  • Taryn Manning, “Tiffany ‘Pennsatucky’ Doggett”
  • Yael Stone, “Lorna Morello”
  • Laverne Cox, “Sophia Burset”
  • Michael Harney, “Sam Healy”
  • Lorraine Toussaint, “Vee”
  • Jenji Kohan, Creator & Executive Producer

Saturday, March 15, 2014, How I Met Your Mother Series Farewell

  • Carter Bays, Creator & Executive Producer
  • Craig Thomas, Creator & Executive Producer
  • Pamela Fryman, Executive Producer
  • Josh Radnor, “Ted Mosby”
  • Alyson Hannigan, “Lily Aldrin”
  • Cobie Smulders, “Robin Scherbatsky”
  • Cristin Milioti, “The Mother”

Pretty Little Liars Season 4Sunday, March 16, 2014: Pretty Little Liars (1:00 pm)

Moderator: Damian Holbrook, Senior Writer, TV Guide Magazine

  • Lucy Hale, “Aria Montgomery”
  • Troian Bellisario, “Spencer Hastings”
  • Shay Mitchell, “Emily Fields,
  • Sasha Pieterse, “Alison DiLaurentis”
  • Ian Harding, “Ezra Fitz”
  • Janel Parrish, “Mona Vanderwaal”
  • Keegan Allen, “Toby Cavanaugh”
  • I. Marlene King, Executive Producer
  • Oliver Goldstick, Executive Producer
  • Joseph Dougherty, Executive Producer

LostSunday, March 16, 2014: Lost 10th Anniversary Reunion

  • Josh Holloway, “James ‘Sawyer’ Ford”
  • Daniel Dae Kim, “Jin Kwon”
  • Yunjin Kim, “Sun Kwon”
  • Jorge Garcia, “Hugo ‘Hurley’ Reyes”
  • Emilie de Ravin, “Claire Littleton”
  • Ian Somerhalder, “Boone Carlyle”
  • Nestor Carbonell, “Richard Alpert”
  • Henry Ian Cusick , “Desmond Hume”
  • Malcolm David Kelley, “Walt Lloyd”
  • Damon Lindelof, Executive Producer
  • Carlton Cuse, Executive Producer

Tuesday, March 18, 2014: Parks and Recreation (7:00 pm)

Moderator: Kristin Dos Santos, Reporter, E! News and E! Online 

  • Amy Poehler, “Leslie Knope”
  • Adam Scott, “Ben Wyatt”
  • Aubrey Plaza, “April Ludgate”
  • Chris Pratt, “Andy Dwyer”
  • Retta, “Donna Meagle”
  • Jim O’Heir, “Larry Gengurch”
  • Greg Daniels, Creator & Executive Producer
  • Michael Schur, Creator & Executive Producer

Sleepy HollowWednesday, March 19, 2014: Sleepy Hollow (7:00 pm)

  • Alex Kurtzman, Executive Producer
  • Roberto Orci, Executive Producer
  • Len Wiseman, Executive Producer
  • Mark Goffman, Executive Producer
  • Heather Kadin, Executive Producer
  • Ken Olin, Executive Producer
  • Tom Mison, “Ichabod Crane”
  • Nicole Beharie, “Lt. Abbie Mills”
  • Orlando Jones, “Capt. Frank Irving”
  • Katia Winter, “Katrina Crane”

Friday, March 21, 2014: Mad Men (7:00 pm)

  • Jon Hamm, “Don Draper”
  • January Jones, “Betty Francis”
  • Elisabeth Moss, “Peggy Olson”
  • Vincent Kartheiser, “Pete Campbell”
  • Christina Hendricks, “Joan Harris”
  • John Slattery, “Roger Sterling”
  • Kiernan Shipka, “Sally Draper”

Saturday, March 22, 2014: The Vampire Diaries & The Originals (7:00 pm)

The Vampire Diaries: Moderator, Kristin Dos Santos, Reporter, E! News & E! Online

  • Nina Dobrev, “Elena Gilbert / Katherine Pierce”
  • Paul Wesley, “Stefan Salvatore”
  • Ian Somerhalder, “Damon Salvatore”
  • Julie Plec, Executive Producer
  • Caroline Dries, Executive Producer

The Originals: Moderator: Jarett Wieselman, Senior Editor, BuzzFeed

  • Joseph Morgan, “Klaus Mikaelson”
  • Daniel Gillies, “Elijah Mikaelson”
  • Phoebe Tonkin, “Hayley”
  • Charles Michael Davis, “Marcel Gerard”
  • Leah Pipes, “Camille O’Connell”
  • Danielle Campbell, “Davina”
  • Julie Plec, Creator & Executive Producer
  • Michael Narducci, Coexecutive Producer

Agents of SHIELD full cast photoAgents of SHIELD full cast photoAgents of SHIELD official posterSunday, March 23, 2014: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (1:00 pm)

  • Clark Gregg, “Phil Coulson”
  • Ming-Na Wen, “Melinda May”
  • Brett Dalton, “Grant Ward”
  • Chloe Bennett, “Skye”Agents of SHIELD full cast photo
  • Elizabeth Henstridge, “Jemma Simmons”
  • Iain De Caestecker, “Leo Fitz”
  • Jed Whedon, Executive Producer
  • Maurissa Tancharoen, Executive Producer
  • Jeph Loeb, Executive Producer
  • Jeffrey Bell, Executive Producer

Monday, March 24, 2014: Masters of Sex (7:00 pm)

  • Michael Sheen, “Dr. William Masters”
  • Lizzy Caplan, “Virginia Johnson”
  • Caitlin FitzGerald, “Libby Masters”
  • Teddy Sears, “Dr. Austin Langham”
  • Michelle Ashford, Executive Producer
  • Sarah Timberman, Executive Producer

Tuesday, March 25, 2014: The Mindy Project (7:00 pm)

Moderator: Jarett Wieselman, Senior Editor, Entertainment, BuzzFeed.com

  • Mindy Kaling , “Mindy Lahiri“ & Executive Producer
  • Chris Messina, “Danny Castellano”
  • Ed Weeks, “Jeremy Reed”
  • Ike Barinholtz , “Morgan Tookers” & Coproducer
  • Zoe Jarman, “Betsy Putch”
  • Beth Grant, “Beverly Janoszewski”
  • Xosha Roquemore, “Tamra Webb”
  • Adam Pally, “Peter Prentice”
  • Matt Warburton, Executive Producer

_com2Wednesday, March 26: Community (7:00 pm)

  • Joel McHale: “Jeff Winger”
  • Gillian Jacobs: “Britta Perry”
  • Yvette Nicole Brown: “Shirley Bennett”
  • Danny Pudi: “Abed Nadir”
  • Alison Brie: “Annie Edison”
  • Ken Jeong, “Ben Chang”
  • Jim Rash: “Dean Pelton”
  • Dan Harmon, Executive Producer
  • Chris McKenna, Executive Producer

Thursday, March 27, 2014: Veep (7:00 pm)

  • Armando Iannucci, Executive Producer, Director, Writer
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Selina Meyer” & Producer
  • Tony Hale, “Gary Walsh”
  • Anna Chlumsky, “Amy Brookheimer”
  • Reid Scott, “Dan Egan”
  • Matt Walsh, “Mike McLintock”
  • Timothy Simons, ”Jonah Ryan”
  • Sufe Bradshaw, “Sue Wilson”
  • Kevin Dunn, “Ben Cafferty”
  • Gary Cole, “Kent Davison”

American Horror Story: CovenFriday, March 28, 2014: Closing Night Presentation- American Horror Story: Coven

  • Ryan Murphy, Creator & Executive Producer
  • Brad Falchuk, Creator & Executive Producer
  • Dante Di Loreto, Executive Producer
  • Tim Minear, Executive Producer
  • Sarah Paulson, “Cordelia Goode”
  • Evan Peters, “Kyle Spencer”
  • Frances Conroy, “Myrtle Snow”
  • Lily Rabe, “Misty Day”

Tickets are still available. You can get them at the Paleyfest Site.