FIREFLY, ANGEL, WALKING DEAD STARS AT WIZARD WORLD COMIC CON PHILADELPHIA THIS WEEKEND
Gina Torres, who played Zoë Washburne in Firefly, and Serenity, will attend Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con, joining fellow cast members Summer Glau, Adam Baldwin, and Jewel Staite at the event, set for May 30 – June 2 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. (Torres’s appearance was announced shortly after Nathan Fillion had to cancel his appearance due to scheduling conflicts.)
Other headliners attending include William Shatner (Star Trek, Boston Legal), Stan Lee, The Walking Dead trio of Michael Rooker, Norman Reedus and Jon Bernthal, Manu Bennett (Arrow, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey), Torchwood star John Barrowman and Superman Brandon Routh.
Superstar comics creators scheduled to attend include Salvador Larroca (Avengers vs. X-Men, Captain America), Leinil Yu (Hulk, Fantastic Four), Bob Layton (Iron Man, Uncanny X-Men; Avengers), and Barry Kitson (Thor, Spider-Man).
Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con show hours are Thursday, May 30, 3-8 p.m.; Friday, May 31, noon – 7 p.m.; Saturday, June 1, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Sunday, June 2, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
For more on the 2013 Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con, visit http://www.wizardworld.com/home-pa.html.
The full event schedule can be found at www.wizardworld.com.