Wizard World Presents: An Evening With Kevin Smith In Minneapolis, Friday, May 1

Kevin Smith, who wrote and directed Clerks, Yoga Hosers and the series “Comic Book Men” among his many credits, will host “Wizard World Presents: An Evening With Kevin Smith” on May 1 in Minneapolis. Organized in conjunction with Wizard World Comic Con Minneapolis, the live Q&A session will begin at 8 p.m. at the State [&hellip

Wizard World To Expand Its Comic Con Schedule To A Minimum Of 22 Shows In 2015

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) plans to expand its schedule of pop culture conventions to a minimum of 22 shows in 2015, including at least nine new venues, it was announced today by John Macaluso, Wizard World CEO. The series, which includes 16 cities in 2014, will add San Jose, Calif.; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Cleveland; [&hellip

‘Doctor Who,’ ‘Firefly,’ William Shatner Q&A’s, Evening Parties Headline Programming At Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con

Question-and-answer sessions featuring stars of “Firefly” and Serenity Nathan Fillion and Adam Baldwin, individual discussions with “Doctor Who” headliners Matt Smith and Karen Gillan and panels featuring William Shatner (“Star Trek,” “T.J. Hooker”), James Marsters (“Buffy The Vampire Slayer,” “Caprica”), Sean Astin (The Lord of the Rings, Rudy) and other celebrities top the robust programming [&hellip

Oh, Doctor! Matt Smith, Karen Gillan To Attend Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con; Dual Photo Ops Sunday, May 4

Matt Smith, who recently completed an acclaimed four-year run as the 11th incarnation of the Doctor in the landmark British television series “Doctor Who,” and Karen Gillan, who portrayed “Amy Pond,” will appear at the inaugural Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con. Gillan will attend on Saturday, May 3, and the morning of Sunday, May 4, [&hellip

M.U.F.F. Films to Screen at Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con

The Minneapolis Underground Film Festival teams up with Wizard World Comic Con, the world’s largest touring pop culture convention, for a 90-minute film presentation from its festival archives. The Minneapolis Underground Film Festival promises to continue to wow audiences with innovative underground horror and sci-fi films along with music videos by award winning independent directors. [&hellip

Sixty Years Of Memories And Counting For Minneapolis Native James Hong

After working with a who’s who of Hollywood heavyweights like Clark Gable, John Wayne, Harrison Ford, Jack Black, Angelina Jolie and literally hundreds of others in between over a sixty-year career, one might think that 85-year old James Hong might have a story or two or 10,000. Sure enough, this 85-year old Minneapolis native, who [&hellip

Meet ‘LOTR’ Star Sean Astin, ‘Ghostbuster’ Ernie Hudson at Minneapolis Comic Con

‘Lord of the Rings’ Star Sean Astin To Attend Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con Sean Astin, known for his work as the loyal, trustworthy “Samwise Gamgee” in the Lord Of The Rings franchise, will attend the inaugural Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con, Saturday and Sunday, May 3-4.Astin has also taken on memorable roles as the [&hellip

Neal Adams, Mike Grell, Ethan Van Sciver, Bob Layton Headline Comic Creators At Inaugural Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con, May 2-4

Eisner Award Hall of Famer Neal Adams (“Batman,” “X-Men”), Mike Grell (“Green Arrow,” “Warlord”), Ethan Van Sciver (“Green Lantern,” “Flash”) and Bob Layton (“Iron Man,” “Uncanny X-Men”) are at the head of a standout roster of comics creators scheduled to attend the inaugural Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con, May 2-4 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. [&hellip

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Marvel Comics & Wizard World Reveal ‘Hulk #1′ Exclusive Variant Cover By Mike Grell For Minneapolis Comic Con

Marvel Comics and Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today revealed the latest edition of its 2014 series of exclusive variant covers of the best Marvel titles with the unveiling of Hulk #1, drawn by superstar artist Mike Grell.VIP attendees at Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con, May 2-4 at the Minneapolis Convention Center, will receive a [&hellip

Nationwide Search for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Super Fans In Columbus, Chicago, Minneapolis

Three cities in which Wizard World events will be held in 2014 are on the schedule as BeAmazingSpiderFan.com is looking for five Spider-Man super fans for a once in a lifetime experience. Action! Casting is conducting a fan search on Friday at Comic Town (1249 Morse Road) in Columbus, Ohio; on Wednesday, March 19 at [&hellip

Manu Bennett, William Shatner, Gilbert Gottfried, Ralph Macchio Headline Celebrity Guests At Inaugural Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con, May 2-4

William Shatner (“Star Trek,” “T.J. Hooker”), Sean Astin (The Lord of the Rings, Rudy), Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street), Manu Bennett (The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Arrow), Ralph Macchio (The Karate Kid, My Cousin Vinny), Gilbert Gottfried (Problem Child, Beverly Hills Cop II) and Dean Cain (“Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of [&hellip

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Marvel Comics & Wizard World Announce Exclusive Comic Book Program for 2014

Marvel Comics & Wizard World Announce Exclusive Comic Book Program for 2014 VIP attendees at each of the 16 scheduled 2014 Wizard World Comic Con pop culture conventions will receive exclusive variant covers of the best Marvel titles, beginning with Miracleman #1 at Portland Comic Con (Jan. 24-26) and Miracleman #2 at New Orleans Comic [&hellip

Meet ‘Ghostbuster’ Ernie Hudson At Wizard World Sacramento, Minneapolis, Richmond Comic Cons

Meet ‘Ghostbuster’ Ernie Hudson At Wizard World Sacramento, Minneapolis, Richmond Comic Cons Ernie Hudson, who played the memorable “Winston Zeddemore” in the hit film Ghostbusters, will appear at three brand new Wizard World Comic Cons in 2014. Among the most popular guests on the circuit, the personable Hudson will be on hand at Tour stops [&hellip