Hollywood News Source is excited to be attending the upcoming Wizard World Comic Con in Richmond, VA on September 9-11 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center! The third annual celebration of fandom brings together thousands of fans of all ages to commemorate 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. Check out this impressive guest list:
Celebrity guests include Nichelle Nichols (“Star Trek”), Jewel Staite (“Firefly,” “Serenity”), Kevin Sorbo (“Hercules,” “Andromeda”), Gene Simmons (frontman, KISS), Sam Jones (“Ted,” “Ted 2”), James Marsters (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Caprica”), and Sara Underwood (“Attack of the Show!”). Nichols, Jones, Marsters and Underwood will attend all three days. Simmons will appear on Saturday only.
Also scheduled to appear are WWE® Superstars Dean Ambrose™, AJ Styles™, Natalya ™ and Becky Lynch™, Jason David Frank (“Mighty Morphin Power Rangers”), AJ McLean (Singer – Backstreet Boys), Joey Fatone (Singer – *NSYNC ), and Sean Schemmel ( Dragon Ball Z).
For comic fans, Eisner Award winner Neal Adams (“Batman,” “Green Lantern”) as well as Bob Camp (“Ren and Stimpy,” “G.I. Joe”), Michael Golden (“Batman,” “Spider-Man”), Geof Isherwood (“Conan,” “Silver Surfer”), Guy Gilchrist (“NANCY,” “Jim Henson’s Muppets Comic Strip”), Arthur Suydam (“Marvel Zombies,” “Army of Darkness”), Danny Fingeroth (“Spider-Man” group editor), and Phil Ortiz (“The Simpsons,” “Muppet Babies”) are among the leading comics artists and writers scheduled to attend.
Friday night, Wizard World brings the electronic music duo known as Purity Ring, up close and personal with fans at a concert in one of our favorite music venues, The National. Price of a ticket includes a one-day general admission pass to the Wizard World Comic Con.
Richmond show hours are Friday, September 9th at 3pm-8pm, Saturday, September 10th at 10am-7pm, and Sunday, September 11th at 10 am-4pm. You can purchase your ticket to attend Wizard World Comic Con and find the schedule of events here. See you there!