PaleyFest LA Lineup Revealed

The Paley Center for Media has unveiled the lineup for its its 35th anniversary year, and the events are definitely worth writing home about. Not only will there be panel discussions with the cast and producers of highly acclaimed shows such as The Handmaid’s TaleThe Good DoctorRiverdaleQueen Sugar and Stranger Things – there’s also going to be an evening with Barbra Streisand honoring her groundbreaking career in television.

PaleyFest LA 2018 will begin on March 16th and run through March 25th, which each panel taking place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. The Icon Tribute with Barbra Streisand will be on the first night, and it will include clips from several of her Emmy award-winning television specials like My Name Is Barbra and Color Me Barbra as well as rare guest appearances and concerts.

After you’ve listened to Streisand regale you with tales of her life and career, you can check out the panels for various hit shows: The Orville and Will & Grace will have their events on March 17th, The Handmaid’s Tale and Silicon Valley on March 18th, Supernatural on March 20th, The Big Bang Theory and Young Sheldon both on March 21st, The Good Doctor on March 22nd, Mom and Queen Sugar on March 24th, and Riverdale closing out the festivities alongside Stranger Things on March 25th.

Maureen J. Reidy, president and CEO of the Paley Center, pointed to the wide range of genres covered in the festival in a statement. “PaleyFest LA 2018 will feature the very best that television has to offer, including Emmy Award-winning comedies and dramas, intriguing sci-fi mysteries, and the acclaimed revival of one of television’s most beloved shows.” Whether you think comedies, dramas or sci-fi are most worthy of acclaim, there’s no denying that all these shows have touched our hearts and changed our pop cultural landscape in some way.

You can buy tickets for the different PaleyFest events – or purchase a studio pass that guarantees access to several panels – on their website starting January 12th.