AUDIBLE AND DC CELEBRATE NEW YORK COMIC CON’S METAVERSE WITH A PANEL CONVERSATION ON OCTOBER 8 ABOUT THE GROUNDBREAKING, FIRST-EVER AUDIO ADAPTATION OF “THE SANDMAN”

PANEL FEATURES MASTER STORYTELLER NEIL GAIMAN, ACTOR JAMES MCAVOY, AUDIO AUTEUR DIRK MAGGS, COMPOSER JAMES HANNIGAN,

& MODERATOR KEVIN SMITH

 

WHAT: Audible Inc., the world’s largest producer and provider of original spoken-word entertainment and audiobooks, and DC are celebrating the New York Times best-selling audio adaptation of The Sandman at New York Comic Con’s Metaverse by bringing together master storyteller Neil Gaiman, actor and voice of Morpheus James McAvoy, aural auteur Dirk Maggs, and composer James Hannigan for a virtual panel conversation on opening night, October 8, at 6:05 p.m. EDT streaming at Youtube.com/NYCC. Director and actor Kevin Smith will moderate the conversation about the creative process behind the groundbreaking audio production.

Adapted and directed by Dirk Maggs and narrated by Neil Gaiman, who serves as creative director and co-executive producer, The Sandman Audible Original features a powerhouse cast led by James McAvoy and includes Riz Ahmed, Kat Dennings, Taron Egerton, Bebe Neuwirth, Michael Sheen, Andy Serkis, and more. The first installment of the multi-part original audio drama is available exclusively on Audible.

WHERE &                  NYCC: THE SOUND OF “THE SANDMAN” WITH NEIL GAIMAN AND FRIENDS –  PRESENTED BY AUDIBLE & DC

WHEN:                       Timing: Thursday, October 8, 6:05 p.m. EDT

                                    Viewing Link: https://youtu.be/ZLum8zYVe7o

WHO:  Panelists: Neil Gaiman, James McAvoy, Dirk Maggs, James Hannigan Moderator: Kevin Smith

ABOUT AUDIBLE, INC.
Audible, Inc., an Amazon.com, Inc. subsidiary (NASDAQ:AMZN), is the world’s largest producer and provider of original spoken-word entertainment premium digital spoken audio content, offering customers a new way to enhance and enrich their lives every day. Audible content includes more than 550,000 audio programs from leading audiobook publishers, broadcasters, entertainers, magazine and newspaper publishers, and business information providers.

About DC
DC is one of the largest publishers of comics and graphic novels in the world and home to some of the most iconic and recognizable characters ever created.  As a creative unit of WarnerMedia, DC is charged with strategically integrating its stories and characters across film, television, consumer products, home entertainment, interactive games, and the DC Universe digital subscription service. For more information visit dccomics.com and dcuniverse.com.