Joss will hold a panel about his latest prime-time foray (“Dollhouse”), and then will stick around for 45 minutes to discuss other projects. Expect those sessions to be packed.
There are plenty of other worthwhile panels on Friday, from upcoming new series to Peter Jackson’s first Comic-Con appearance.
Some highlights from Friday (all times are, of course, Pacific):
10-11 a.m., Room 6DE — The voices and talent behind animated series “Batman: The Brave and the Bold” present a new episode.
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Hall H — Warner Bros. presents looks at the new films “Where the Wild Things Are,” “The Book of Eli,” “A Nightmare on Elm Street,” “The Box,” “Jonah Hex” and “Sherlock Holmes.”
10-11:15 a.m., Room 6BCF — Ben Browder, Claudia Black and the creators of “Farscape” look back at the series’ debut, 10 years ago.
10:30-11:30 a.m., Room 6A — Neil Gaiman talks about taking “Coraline” from his book to movie screens.
10:30-11:30 a.m., Ballroom 20 — The stars and creators of “Stargate Universe” talk about the newest installment in the “Stargate” series.
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Room 6BCF — Jim Caveziel and others talk about remaking “The Prisoner” as an AMC miniseries.
11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. — Check out scenes from the upcoming ABC drama “FlashForward” with the creators and cast.
11:45 a.m.-12:45 a.m., Ballroom 20 — The Cylons had a plan, but what was it? Get hints at a panel for “Battlestar Galactica: The Plan” and prequel series “Caprica.”
Noon-1 p.m., Room 7AB — Go behind the scenes with the voice cast behind the animated series “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.”
Noon-1 p.m., Indigo Ballroom/ Hilton Bayfront — Okay, not really comic-related, but ABC is presenting a pilot screening of sitcom “The Middle.”
12:45-1:45 p.m., Room 6BCF — Like shows about gladiators? Lucy Lawless presents a look at upcoming syndicated series “Spartacus: Blood and Sand.”
1-2 p.m., Ballroom 20 — The cast and producers of “The Big Bang Theory” screen an episode and take questions.
1:30-2:30 p.m., Room 5AB — Olivia Munn, Kevin Pereira and others host a nearly-live episode of G4’s “Attack of the Show!”
1:45-2:45 p.m., Room 6DE — Director Robert Rodriguez talks about his new family movie “Shorts.”
2:15-3:15 p.m., Room 6A — The stars and producers of FOX’s “Past Life” talk about their metaphysical detective show.
2:15-3 p.m., Ballroom 20 — Fire up the car battery: You can interrogate Kiefer Sutherland, Katee Sackhoff and others about the upcoming eighth season of “24.”
3-3:45 p.m., Ballroom 20 — David Boreanaz, Emily Deschanel and Hart Hanson talk about the new season of “Bones.”
3:15-4:15 p.m., Room 6BCF — Genius: The stars and co-creator of “Eureka” will talk about what’s coming next.
3:45-5 p.m., Hall H — Get sneak peeks of Sony movies “Legion” (angels versus humans!) and “District 9” (aliens versus humans!). The latter marks Peter Jackson’s first Comic-Con appearance.
4-5:15 p.m., Ballroom 20 — Wanna know what’s coming next? Joss Whedon and Eliza Dushku talk season two of “Dollhouse.” Joss will stay on hand until 6 p.m. to take questions about his other work.
5:15-6:15 p.m., Hall H — Lucasfilm creative types will be on hand for a Q&A about the future of the “Star Wars” universe.
8:30-10:30 p.m., Room 6DE — Syfy will screen the next episodes of “Warehouse 13” and “Eureka.”
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