WWE Superstars The Wyatt Family, Sean Astin, Giancarlo Esposito, The Walking Dead Stars Alanna Masterson, Andrew J. West+!Steven Yeun, Robert Englund Headline Celebrity Guests @ Wizard World Ohio Comic Con, October 31-November 1-2
WWE Superstars The Wyatt Family, Sean Astin, Giancarlo Esposito, The Walking Dead Stars Alanna Masterson, Andrew J. West, Top Comics Creators At Pop Culture Festival At Greater Columbus Convention Center
Steven Yeun, Alanna Masterson and Andrew J. West of The Walking Dead, Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street) and WWE Superstars The Wyatt Family are among the celebrities scheduled to attend Wizard World Ohio Comic Con, October 31-November 2 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. It is the 14th of 16 events scheduled 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.
Yeun, Kinney, Masterson, West and Englund will appear on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 1-2; the WWE stars (Bray Wyatt, Erick Rowan, Luke Harper) will attend on Saturday only.
Other notables scheduled include Sean Astin (The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Rudy), Giancarlo Esposito (Once Upon a Time, Breaking Bad), the Charmed trio of Shannen Doherty, Holly Marie Combs and Brian Krause, Manu Bennett (The Hobbit; An Unexpected Journey, Arrow), Eric Roberts (Doctor Who, The Dark Knight), Jason David Frank (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Josh Gates (Destination Truth: Memoirs of a Monster Hunter), Verne Troyer (Austin Powers, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone) and Steve Gonsalves (Ghost Hunters).
Superstar comics creators scheduled to attend include Patrick and Shelly Block (Donald Duck, Uncle Scrooge), Michael Golden (Hulk, 'star Wars), Kevin Maguire (Justice League, Batman Confidential), James O'Barr (The Crow), Joanna Estep (The Fantastic Four, Bravest Warriors), Renee Witterstaetter ('she Hulk, Avengers) and Rob Prior (Heavy Metal, 'spawn the Impaler).
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, toys, video gaming, television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. Wizard World Ohio Comic Con show hours are Friday, Oct. 31, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 1, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 2, 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, Nov. 2, is also Kids Day, with an array of activities and programming specially designed for the younger Wizard World fans.
Ohio 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 and some never before dreamed 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 Ohio Comic Con, visit http://wizd.me/OhioPR.
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.