Steven Spielberg to debut in Comic-Con event

London: Hollywood mogul Steven Spielberg will make his debut appearance at the legendary Comic-Con event in California later this month.

Spielberg never participated in the San Diego-based comic book and movie convention, which has been held annually since 1970.

The 64-year-old filmmaker will be part of a panel at the July 22 event where he will discuss his new project ‘The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn’ in front of 6,000 attendees, reports

He will also receive the convention`s Inkpot Award, which is given out annually to professionals in the field of pop culture.