SXSW Just Added Buzz Aldrin, Julia-Louis Dreyfus, Kesha and Cory Booker to Its List of Speakers

Texas festival offers variety

South by Southwest draws an eclectic group of panelists.
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South by Southwest today released the remaining list of speakers for its conference, which runs March 10-19, including five days for its interactive and film festivals followed by five days of music.

The new names are as follows:

  • Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin
  • U.S. senator from New Jersey Cory Booker
  • GLAAD president Sarah Kate Ellis
  • Tinder founder Sean Rad
  • Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards
  • Veep actress Julia-Louis Dreyfus
  • Better Call Saul actor Bob Odenkirk
  • Hollywood funnyman Seth Rogen
  • Investor and Shark Tank star Chris Sacca
  • Fleetwood Mac founder Mick Fleetwood
  • Pop singer and songwriter Kesha

They join academics Adam Grant and Jennifer Doudna, National Geographic photographer Cory Richards, movie and television producer Lee Daniels, British film director Gareth Edwards, comedian and playwright Jill Soloway, actor Rainn Wilson, YouTube Star Casey Neistat and other speakers.

Check out the full list here.