If you are a Constantine fan, then March is the blessed month that you had been waiting for. According to an official announcement from WB, the Constantine Animated Series will premiere on the streaming platform CW Seed on March 24. On the very same day, there will be a panel for Constantine at WonderCon comic convention at Anaheim, California where the series’ star Matt Ryan, writer J.M. DeMatteis and Blue Ribbon Content & Warner Bros. Animation exec Peter Girardi will be present.
The popular NBC live-action show Constantine ran from 2014-2015, and it had also featured Ryan in the lead role. Later Ryan also appeared as Constantine on Arrow and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow. The upcoming Constantine Animated Series will also be a part of the shared Arrowverse. DeMatteis is renowned among the comic book fans for his association with Justice League International and a number of Spider-Man series as well as various other projects, and he has written this series.
As if that was not enough, Ryan will also be seen as Constantine during the March 15 episode of Legends of Tomorrow and will return again for the show’s season three finale.
You can check the official description of the panel, scheduled to take place from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on March 24, in room North 200A at the Anaheim Convention Center:
Constantine World Premiere Screening — A WonderCon Anaheim exclusive! Don’t miss the world premiere screening of the first episodes of the animated Constantine series for CW Seed! This new series from Blue Ribbon Content and Warner Bros. Animation follows DC’s popular comic book character John Constantine (voiced by the live-action series star Matt Ryan), a seasoned demon hunter and master of the occult. Constantine is executive produced by David S. Goyer (The Dark Knight trilogy, Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, Constantine, Krypton), Greg Berlanti (The Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, Black Lightning), and Sarah Schechter (Blindspot, Riverdale, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Black Lightning). Join series star Matt Ryan, plus series writer J.M. DeMatteis (Justice League Dark, Batman vs. Robin) and Blue Ribbon Content & Warner Bros. Animation’s Peter Girardi for a Q&A session after the screening. The first season of Constantine begins streaming March 24 at http://www.cwseed.com.
Apart from Constantine, the other WB Television series Krypton, Black Lightning, Teen Titans Go!, Unikitty! and The 100 will also have their own panels at WonderCon.
WonderCon Anaheim is scheduled to take place from March 23 to March 25.