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GET THEE BEHIND ME, SATAN! Or better yet… how about front and center! Be one of the first people to experience the shocking premiere episode of the new FOX series, followed by a Q&A panel discussion with series stars Geena Davis, Alfonso Herrera, Ben Daniels, Hannah Kasulka, Brianne Howey and executive producer Jeremy Slater TONIGHT!

Widely regarded as the greatest horror movie ever made, Academy Award-nominated The Exorcist terrified audiences around the world. Now, more than four decades later, The Exorcist returns as a contemporary psychological TV thriller this fall on FOX, following the story of two very different priests tackling one family’s case of terrifying demonic possession.

Be on the lookout for shocking surprise flash exorcisms being performed daily throughout the Gaslamp Quarter during the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con.

Where: Downtown San Diego
When: Friday, July 22 & Saturday, July 23
Hours: 11:00 AM – 5:30 PM Daily

If you’d like to watch one live, be sure and check out one of the following locations:

1:15pm – West side of 5th between K & L
1:45pm – East side of 5th between K & L
4:30pm – West side of 5th between K & L
5:00pm – East side of 5th between K & L

Follow @TheExorcistFOX to track where the exorcisms are occurring throughout the weekend. Use #TheExorcist to join the conversation.

“The Exorcist” (airing Fridays, 9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT, on Fox) premieres on September 23rd; it is a contemporary psychological TV thriller following two very different priests tackling one family’s case of terrifying demonic possession. Directed by Rupert Wyatt (Rise of the Planet of the Apes), the series stars Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Geena Davis (“Commander in Chief,” Thelma & Louise), Alfonso Herrera (“Sense8,” The Chosen), and Ben Daniels (“Flesh and Bone,” “House of Cards”).

July 22 – 6:00-7:00pm – Room 6A
The Exorcist
See a special preview screening of the full first episode with stars Alfonso Herrera, Ben Daniels, and Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Geena Davis and writer/producer Jeremy Slater. Widely regarded as the greatest horror movie ever made, Academy Award-nominated The Exorcist terrified audiences around the world. Now, more than four decades later, The Exorcist returns as a contemporary psychological TV thriller on FOX this fall, following the story of two very different priests tackling one family’s case of terrifying demonic possession.

About “The Exorcist”:
“THE EXORCIST” is a propulsive psychological thriller following two very different priests tackling one family’s case of horrifying demonic possession. FATHER TOMAS ORTEGA (Alfonso Herrera) is the new face of the Catholic Church: progressive, ambitious, and compassionate. He runs a small but loyal parish in the suburbs of Chicago. He has no idea that his quiet life is about to change forever.

Meanwhile, on the other side of the world, another priest finds himself locked in a life-and-death struggle with evil. FATHER MARCUS BRENNAN (Ben Daniels) is a modern-day Templar Knight, an orphan raised since childhood by the Vatican to wage war against its enemies. Father Marcus is everything Father Tomas is not: relentless, abrasive, and utterly consumed by his sacred mission.

Caught in the middle is the RANCE family, members of Tomas’ parish. On the surface they’re a normal, suburban family, but all is not as it seems in this household. The patriarch, HENRY RANCE (guest star Alan Ruck), is slowly but surely losing his mind. Eldest daughter KATHERINE (Brianne Howey) has become a recluse who refuses to leave her room. Her younger sister, CASEY (Hannah Kasulka), thinks she’s hearing strange noises coming from inside the walls. And mother ANGELA (Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Geena Davis) has been plagued by recurring nightmares, each more frightening than the last. Angela believes there is something in the house, a demonic presence, growing stronger by the day. Desperate, she begs Father Tomas for help, unwittingly setting the naïve young priest on a collision course with Father Marcus. Separately, each faces an insurmountable task, but together they become the only hope against an evil force that has been mobilizing for centuries.

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