Wizard World has announced a crowd-pleasing group of celebrities for its first Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque, including Edward James Olmos of Battlestar Galactica, Lou Ferrigno of The Incredible Hulk, Milo Ventimiglia of Heroes, and more.
Edward James Olmos, WWE® Divas The Bella Twins™, Superstar Sin Cara™, Jewel Staite Scheduled To Attend Inaugural Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque, June 19-21
Joey Lauren Adams, Lou Ferrigno, More Celebs, Talented Comics Creators To Be Added Guest Roster; Variety of Exhibitors, Cosplayers, Robust Programming At Albuquerque Convention Center
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., April 21, 2015 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2015 schedule with its inaugural trip to the Albuquerque Convention Center at Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque, June 19-21. Edward James Olmos (“Battlestar Galactica,” Blade Runner ), WWE® Divas The Bella Twins™ and Superstar Sin Cara ™, Jewel Staite (“Firefly,” “Stargate: Atlantis”), Joey Lauren Adams (Chasing Amy, Big Daddy) and Lou Ferrigno (“The Incredible Hulk,” “The King of Queens”) headline the roster of celebrity guests scheduled to attend the pop culture extravaganza.
Olmos and Staite will appear Saturday and Sunday, June 20-21; the WWE® stars are set for Saturday only; Adams and Ferrigno are scheduled for all three days of the event.
Other celebrities currently scheduled to attend include Phil LaMarr (“Futurama,” “Family Guy”), Robert Knepper (“Prison Break,” Hitman), Milo Ventimiglia (“Heroes,” “Gotham”) and Clifton Collins Jr. (The Boondock Saints II, All Saints Day ). Others will be announced as they are confirmed. Wizard World is also the home of the most creative comics artists and writers on the planet. Creators at Artist Alley at Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque will also be added shortly.
In addition, all full-price Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque attendees will receive a limited edition exclusive variant cover “The Walking Dead” comic, drawn by one of Wizard World’s talented artist guests (to be announced shortly). Comics will be issued at registration while supplies last and VIP attendees will receive an additional black & white sketch version.
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, cosplay, comics, television, sci-fi, toys, video gaming, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. The 14th of 27 events currently scheduled on the 2015 Wizard World calendar, Albuquerque show hours are Friday, June 19, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, June 20, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday, June 21, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque 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 – and some never before dreamed – will roam the convention floor and participate in the famed Wizard World Costume Contest on Saturday night.
For more on the 2015 Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque, visit http://wizd.me/AlbuquerquePR .