John Barrowman, William Shatner, WWEÂ® Superstar John CenaÂ® and Manu Bennett are among the top celebrities attending Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con.
Online PR News – 06-June-2014 – San Antonio, Texas – John Barrowman (â€śArrow,â€ť â€śTorchwoodâ€ť), Jon Bernthal of â€śThe Walking Dead,â€ť William Shatner (Star Trek, â€śT.J. Hookerâ€ť), WWEÂ® Superstar John CenaÂ®, James Marsters (â€śBuffy The Vampire Slayer,â€ť â€śTorchwoodâ€ť), Manu Bennett (The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, â€śArrowâ€ť) and Michael Rosenbaum (â€śSmallville,â€ť Justice League) are among the celebrities scheduled to attend the inaugural Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con, August 1-3 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. It is the ninth of 16 events in the 2014 series produced by Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and will also feature a top-drawer collection of well-known comics artists and writers and a variety of activities, exhibitors and special attractions.
Barrowman and Rosenbaum will appear on Saturday and Sunday, August 2-3; Shatner will attend on Friday and Saturday, August 1-2; Cena is scheduled on Sunday only; and the others will be on hand all three days.
Superstar comics creators scheduled to attend include Neal Adams (â€śBatman,â€ť â€śGreen Lanternâ€ť), Mike Mayhew (â€śThe Star Wars,â€ť â€śAvengersâ€ť), Ethan Van Sciver (â€śGreen Lantern,â€ť â€śFlashâ€ť), Mike Grell (â€śAction Comics,â€ť â€śGreen Arrowâ€ť), Phil Ortiz (â€śThe Simpsons,â€ť â€śMuppet Babiesâ€ť), Mario Guevara (â€śUltimate Future Foundation,â€ť â€śBlackbeardâ€ť), Jorge Molina (â€śX-Men,â€ť â€śFear Itselfâ€ť), Greg Horn (â€śWalt Disney,â€ť â€śGuardians of the Galaxyâ€ť), Michael Golden (â€śSpider-Man,â€ť â€śHulkâ€ť), Arthur Suydam (â€śMarvel Zombies,â€ť â€śArmy of Darknessâ€ť) and many others.
Other notable celebrities on the Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con roster include Dean Cain (â€śLois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman,â€ť â€śSmallvilleâ€ť), Lou Ferrigno (â€śThe Incredible Hulk,â€ť â€śKing of Queens,â€ť), the Boondock Saints duo of Sean Patrick Flanery and David Della Rocco, Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite, Blades of Glory), Elvira (â€śMistress of the Darkâ€ť), Jason David Frank (â€śMighty Morphin' Power Rangersâ€ť) and Sara Underwood (â€śAttack of the Show,â€ť Epic Movie).
Wizard World Comic Con events 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. Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con show hours are Friday, August 1, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, August 2, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday, August 3, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
A first-class lineup of topical programming takes place all three days at the event, with celebrity Q&A's, the Wizard World Film Festival, comics-themed sessions, costume contest, movie screenings, evening parties and more. Sunday, August 3, is also Kids Day, with an array of activities and programming specially designed for the younger Wizard World fans.
Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con is also the place for cosplay, with fans young and old showing off their best costumes throughout the event. Fans dressed as every imaginable character â€“ and some never before dreamed â€“ will roam the convention floor, often stopping by the Show Stage, the ideal place to see and be seen.
For more on the 2014 Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con, visit www.wizardworld.com/home-sanantonio.html.
About Wizard World:
Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) 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.