Firefly, Joss Whedon’s space Western that only lasted one season, has been gone from the airwaves for more than a decade at this point. While the cast is game for a reunion, even now, it doesn’t seem likely we’ll ever be returning to Serenity. But that doesn’t mean, of course, that fans can’t dream, like in this trailer.
Are you ready to go deep with nerd icon Zachary Levi? Creator of TheNerdMachine.com and star of Chuck, Levi now plays the lethal Luke Collins on NBC’s Heroes Reborn. “I want to play a character that’s really different from what I typically have done,” he told the show’s creator, Tim Kring, who cast him as a bereft father whose “vigilantery” involves taking out evos rather than being one of them.
From existing hits like Sleepy Hollow and Mr. Robot to such upcoming potential favorites as Colony and Ash vs. Evil Dead, the New York Comic Con is the place to see what’s new and popular in genre television. But fans of retro TV can indulge their nostalgia for the past as well, and not just on the convention floor where merchandise (and pirated DVDs) from older shows is always abundant. We’ve gone through the NYCC schedule and highlighted the vintage TV panels that you’ll want to make time for.