Television Festival to Honor True Blood

December 18, 2010 by  

28th Annual PaleyFest Will Be Held March 4-18, 2011

Cast of True Blood at a photo shoot for Entertainment WeeklyThe Paley Center for Media has announced four of its honorees for March 2011’s PaleyFest: HBO’s True Blood, AMC’s The Walking Dead, FOX’s American Idol, and two beloved, prematurely deceased shows, Freaks & Geeks and Undeclared. The television festival will take place between March 4 and 18, 2011 at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills.

During each evening event, the audience will view episodes or highlights of the featured TV series and will have the opportunity to ask questions of the cast and creative team or the individual involved in its production. No information has been released regarding who will be on hand to represent True Blood, but you Truebies can be certain that you’re not going to want to miss out on any of the action!

PaleyFest is an interactive pop culture event that connects fans with the casts and creators of their favorite series, as well as the icons who have changed or are changing the face of media.   Named for William S. Paley, founder of both the Paley Center and CBS, the annual festival celebrates television’s rich and diverse programming and the creative process behind the medium.

The complete PaleyFest2011 schedule will be formally revealed on Wednesday, January 19, 2011 on Individual tickets will go on sale to Paley Center Members on Friday, January 21, and to the general public beginning the following Sunday, January 23, 2011.

Anyone planning to attend? Please be sure to give us any details that may be revealed about season 4!

Source: Televisionary – Press Release: The Paley Center for Media Announces PaleyFest2011 (True Blood, Freaks and Geeks, The Walking Dead, American Idol!)

(Photo Credit: Entertainment Weekly)