The Paley Center for Media Announces Full Line-Up for 30th Annual PaleyFest 2013

The William S. Paley Television Festival (otherwise known as PaleyFest) – the 15-day festival held annually by the Paley Center for Media – announced its full line-up today, featuring a variety of drama and comedy panels covering both the major and cable networks.

The 15-day festival will be held at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, California, running from March 1 through March 15 with a special kick-off event being held on February 27 at the Paley Center for Media, honoring the inaugural PaleyFest Icon Award, which will be presented to Ryan Murphy, the creative force behind the TV shows ‘Glee’ and ‘American Horror Story: Asylum’.

The full schedule of PaleyFest 2013 is as follows (please play close attention to the scheduled times):

Friday, March 1 at 7 PM: The Walking Dead

Saturday, March 2 at 7 PM: Revolution

Sunday, March 3 at 1 PM: Once Upon A Time

Sunday, March 3 at 7 PM: The Newsroom

Tuesday, March 5 at 7 PM: Community

NOTE: The Community cast will present a live table read at their unprecedented fourth appearance at the festival.

Wednesday, March 6 at 7 PM: The New Normal

Thursday, March 7 at 7 PM: Parenthood

Friday, March 8 at 7 PM: The Mindy Project

Saturday, March 9 at 1 PM: Nashville

Saturday, March 9 at 7 PM: Arrow

Sunday, March 10 at 1 PM: Dallas

Monday, March 11 at 7 PM: New Girl

Wednesday, March 13 at 7 PM: The Big Bang Theory

Thursday, March 14 at 7 PM: 2 Broke Girls

Friday, March 15 at 7 PM: American Horror Story: Asylum

Showrunner passes are currently on sale, but individual event tickets for members of the Paley Center will go on sale at 9 AM (Pacific time) on Friday, January 11 with tickets for the general public going on sale at 9 AM (Pacific time) on Monday, January 13. Ticket purchases will, once again, be handled by TicketWeb.

For those who cannot attend PaleyFest 2013, you will be happy to know that Hulu will expand its relationship with the festival as the Premier Sponsor, providing full-length panel content and short form clips, exclusively on-demand from each PaleyFest panel on the free ad-supported Hulu, and the Hulu Plus subscription service at www.hulu.com the day after each event takes place.

You can learn more about PaleyFest 2013 by visit the festival’s official website here and you can learn more about the Paley Center for Media as well as get details on how to become a member of this worthy organization that leads the discussion about the cultural, creative, and social significance of television, radio, and emerging platforms for the professional community and media-interested public by visiting their official website here.

Fans are invited to follow @paleycenter and #PaleyFest on Twitter for immediate announcements and live tweeting from the events.