Jen Yamato embodies all the positive traits in today's web-based film journalists. Her vast film knowledge, rich experience, engaging personality and balanced insights make her a true ‘Master of the Web’ and I'm thrilled to have her on this panel.
Los Angeles (PRWEB) July 15, 2010
Movies.com – the ultimate destination for all things movies – is delighted to announce that its own Jen Yamato was selected as the first woman to ever participate in the annual “Masters of the Web” panel at San Diego Comic-Con. “Masters of the Web,” an annual Comic-Con tradition, is a popular fan favorite that brings together the Web’s most influential personalities for a discussion of online movie journalism and its impact on film production and marketing.
The panel is hosted by AMC Theatres’ John Campea, and will be moderated by writer/director Edgar Wright (“Scott Pilgrim vs. the World,” “Shaun of the Dead”) and writer/producer Roberto Orci (“Star Trek,” “Transformers,” “Mission Impossible 3”). This unique, interactive gathering offers fans the opportunity to ask questions of the leading online movie personalities. The panelists are:
- Jen Yamato, Movies.com
- Edward Douglas, Coming Soon
- Mike Sampson, JoBlo
- Erik Davis, Cinematical/Fandango
- George Roush, Latino Review
- Vic Holtreman, Screen Rant
- Devin Faraci, CHUD
- Paul Ens, Red 5 Comics
Jen Yamato is currently a Movies.com film critic and was previously senior editor at RottenTomatoes.com. Along with her co-critic Dave White, Jen currently writes features and reviews the latest new releases at Movies.com (http://www.movies.com/movie-reviews/jen-yamato).
“Jen Yamato embodies all the positive traits in today's web-based film journalists and pundits,” said John Campea, senior editor of AMCTheatres.com. “Her vast film knowledge, rich experience, engaging personality and balanced insights make her a true ‘Master of the Web’ and I'm thrilled to have her on this panel.”
The panel will be held at the San Diego Comic Con on Thursday July 22nd at 3 p.m. in room 32 A&B. Attendees will also have the opportunity to win great prizes including passes to the exclusive “From Dusk ‘Til Con” party, and an AMC Theatres Annual Pass good for a year of free movies at any AMC Theatre nationwide.
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