‘The Unexplained Files’ Announces Topics, Linda Blair as Panel Guest

exorcistThe panel for Science Channel’s The Unexplained Files just got a lot more… un..ex.plain..ier.

Or:

Science Channel’s The Unexplained Files panel, our dark horse pick for 2014, just got darker.

Or:

Your head will spin with the announcement of topics and panel guests for Science Channel’s The Unexplained Files panel.

Either way you “spin” it, the panel for Science Channel’s The Unexplained Files on Friday July 24 at 7pm in Room 7AB – which was already pretty awesome – just got more awesome with the announcement of Linda Blair, star of The Exorcist, joining the list of guests attending. Blair will be on-hand to discuss the real story of the exorcism that inspired the of the classic 1973 horror film, as well as her experiences on the set.

Other topics include the location of a possible paranormal superhighway with Paranormal Freelance Investigator and Comic-Con veteran Chuck Zukowski, and evidence of the Mexican Chupacabra with Crytozoologist Ken Gerhard. Author and supernatural historian Troy Taylor will join in on the exorcism discussion.

To add to the awesomeness, they will be giving out “exclusive prizes and collector items will be given to a few lucky audience members”.  See you Friday…

The entire press release is below:

 

SCIENCE CHANNEL RETURNS TO

COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL WITH THE UNEXPLAINED FILES

Star of the “The Exorcism” Linda Blair makes a special guest appearance

TWITTER: @ScienceChannel #UnexplainedFiles

(New York) – Science Channel announced today that Comic-Con International audiences will get an exclusive, first-look at the sophomore season of the network’s hit series THE UNEXPLAINED FILES. On Friday, July 25 at 7 PM PT in Room 7AB, Science Channel panelists will reveal never-before-seen footage from the series, and share eye-witness accounts of strange happenings including the location of a possible paranormal superhighway, evidence of the Mexican Chupacabra, and the real story of the exorcism that inspired the film The Exorcist. In addition, Linda Blair, star of the 1973 classic film The Exorcist, will also joinTHE UNEXPLAINED FILES panel to discuss her experiences on the set of the film.

Featured panelists appearing for THE UNEXPLAINED FILES include: Ken Gerhard, a Crytozoologist who will speak to the “Mexican Chupcabra” phenomenon; Troy Taylor, a noted author, writer and supernatural historian who has studied exorcisms extensively; and Chuck Zukowski, Paranormal Freelance Investigator and Comic- Con veteran who has been researching and investigating the paranormal superhighway for nearly 30 years.

In season two of Science Channel’s THE UNEXPLAINED FILES 12 all-new episodes will launch viewers into another gripping exploration of the unknown by investigating more of the most puzzling, global incidents from the United States and Russia to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Mexico and more. Using dramatic reconstructions, riveting never-before-seen footage, first-hand eyewitness accounts, and expert interviews, THE UNEXPLAINED FILES takes a scientific look at the inexplicable, uncovering paranormal activities that have mystified scientists, inspired legends, and captured the human imagination for centuries. Many of the stories featured will reveal new evidence and bring forward previously undisclosed eyewitness accounts to shed light on stories that have baffled experts for years.

Season two of THE UNEXPLAINED FILES makes its world premiere on Science Channel Tuesday, July 29 at 10 PM ET/PT.

For more information on this year’s lineup, please visit: SCIENCECHANNEL.com and Comic- Con International: San Diego 2014 at http://www.comic-con.org/cci/friday

 

SCIENCE CHANNEL PRESENTS THE UNEXPLAINED FILES

Friday, July 25, 2014, 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Location:  Room 7AB

THE UNEXPLAINED FILES is back with all new tales that will dare you to question everything. Each episode includes some of the world’s best and most baffling true stories, including bizarre occurrences, mysterious disappearances, mutated species, strange buildings, and more. Science Channel is serving up an all-new lineup of incredible, unexplained mysteries with a deep science twist including the exploration of the real exorcist, paranormal highways and the Russian Lake Beast to name a few. Gripping never-before-seen footage, eyewitness experts, and the world’s greatest scientific minds will be on hand to talk about their experiences and findings, shedding light on these age-old mysteries of the unknown. Exclusive prizes and collector items will be given to a few lucky audience members.

About Science Channel

Science Channel, a division of Discovery Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), is home for the thought provocateur, the individual who is unafraid to ask the killer questions of “how” and “why not.” The network is a playground for those with audacious intellects and features programming willing to go beyond imagination to explore the unknown. Guided by curiosity, Science Channel looks for innovation in mysterious new worlds as well as in its own backyard. Science Channel and the Science Channel HD simulcast reach nearly 80 million U.S. households. The network also features high-traffic online and social media destinations, including ScienceChannel.com, facebook.com/Science Channel and twitter.com/ScienceChannel.

About Discovery Communications

Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) is the world’s #1 pay-TV programmer reaching 2.7 billion cumulative subscribers in more than 220 countries and territories. Discovery is dedicated to satisfying curiosity, engaging and entertaining viewers with high-quality content on more than 210 worldwide television networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery and Science, as well as U.S. joint venture network OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.Discovery also controls Eurosport International, a premier sports entertainment group, including six pay-TV network brands acrossEurope and Asia. Discovery also is a leading provider of educational products and services to schools, including an award-winning series of K-12 digital textbooks, and a digital leader with a diversified online portfolio, including Discovery Digital Networks. For more information, please visit www.discoverycommunications.com.

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