William Shatner, Patrick Stewart, Avery Brooks, Kate Mulgrew & Scott Bakula At Star-Studded Event!
This event is not endorsed, sponsored or affiliated with the CBS companies or the STAR TREK franchise.Sir Patrick Stewart To Attend 2012 Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con; Five 'star Trek Captains Appearing Together For First Time
Celebrated Actor Joins William Shatner, Avery Brooks, Kate Mulgrew, Scott Bakula At Star-Studded Event!
Patrick Stewart, known to millions of fans as Captain Jean-Luc Picard on the television series 'star Trek: The Next Generation, and Professor Charles Xavier in the X-Men film series, will attend Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con, Stewart and Wizard World, Inc. announced today. He joins William Shatner (Captain Kirk), Avery Brooks (Captain SiskO'), Kate Mulgrew (Captain Janeway) and Scott Bakula (Captain Archer) as captains of their respective series in the iconic franchise who will be special guests at the event, set for Thursday, May 31, through Sunday, June 3 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Stewart will appear at the event on Saturday & Sunday.
The Emmy-nominated actor, who has performed in more than 100 television and film roles, is one of several actors to appear in all three X-Men films: X-Men (2000), X2 (2003) and X-Men: The Last Stand (2006). His role as Picard, which started on Next Generation, placed him in four Star Trek films: Generations (1994), First Contact (1996), Insurrection (1998) and Nemesis (2002). He also served as the voice of numerous animated characters in movies like Chicken Little and Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, as well as popular TV shows such as Family Guy and American Dad.
Bringing together the five Captains from the iconic 'star Trek series, capped with the addition of the legendary Sir Patrick Stewart, is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for our fans, said John Macaluso, Wizard World CEO. They and other standout guests like Chris Hemsworth, William Shatner and Stan Lee make Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con a cant-miss event.
The five captains, Hemsworth (The Avengers, Thor), Lee (creator, 'spider-Man, X-Men), WWE Superstar CM Punk and Bruce Campbell (Army of Darkness, Evil Dead, Burn Notice, Spider-Man) plus more than 60 other celebrities make this year's Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con roster the best and most diverse ever.
VIP tickets are available now for fans who want to secure their opportunity to meet many of the stars at the event, including the five captains as a group. Fans can also visit http://www.wizardworld.com/philadelphia.html for links to VIP packages for Hemsworth, Lee, Ryan, WWE Superstar CM Punk, Bruce Campbell, Hayden Panettiere, Paul Wesley, James Marsters and group experiences with Boondock Saints, Buffy: The Vampire Slayer, and 'spartacus/Legend of the Seeker actors.
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