Patrick Stewart, Stan Lee, Eliza Dushku, Michael Madsen and WWEÂ® Superstar CM PunkÂ® are the featured celebrities at Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, Nov. 30 - Dec. 2, 2012, at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Online PR News – 19-September-2012 – New Orleans – â€śStar Trek: The Next Generationâ€ť actor Sir Patrick Stewart, comics legend Stan Lee, â€śBuffy the Vampire Slayerâ€ť star Eliza Dushku, Reservoir Dogs headliner Michael Madsen and WWEÂ® Superstar CM PunkÂ® top the standout lineup of celebrities scheduled to attend Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, Nov. 30 â€“ Dec. 2, 2012, at New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. They will be joined by an All-Star collection of well-known artists and a variety of activities, exhibitors and special attractions in the final event on Wizard World's 2012 calendar.
Stewart and Lee will appear on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 1-2, while Dushku and Punk are scheduled to attend on Saturday and Madsen all three days.
Other headliners on the Wizard World New Orleans roster include Dean Cain (â€śLois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman,â€ť â€ś90210â€ť), Michael Rooker (â€śThe Walking Dead,â€ť Henry), Jon Bernthal (â€śThe Walking Dead,â€ť Night at the Museum), Kevin Sorbo (â€śHercules, The Legendary Journeys,â€ť â€śAndromedaâ€ť) and the Boondock Saints trio of Norman Reedus, Sean Patrick Flanery and David Della Rocco.
The lineup of superstar comic creators in New Orleans is also impressive, with Eisner Award Hall of Famer Neal Adams (â€śBatman,â€ť â€śGreen Lanternâ€ť), Eisner nominees J.G. Jones (â€śFinal Crisis,â€ť â€śWantedâ€ť), Ethan Van Sciver (â€śFirestorm,â€ť â€śGreen Lanternâ€ť) and Ron Garney (â€śCaptain America,â€ť â€śWolverineâ€ť), Phil Jimenez (â€śSpider-Man,â€ť â€śX-Menâ€ť) and Michael Golden (â€śHulk,â€ť â€śDaredevilâ€ť) leading the way.
Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, produced by Wizard World, Inc. (WIZD.PK), will bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, video gaming, television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. Admission is free for kids 10 and under, and Sunday, December 2, is â€śKids Day,â€ť an array of programming specially designed for children.
For more on the 2012 Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, visit http://www.wizardworld.com/home-neworleans.html.
About Wizard World:
Wizard World produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests.
The full event schedule can be found at www.wizardworld.com.
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