Entertainment Earth Announces Celebrity Signings for San Diego Comic-Con 2013
July 17, 2013
LOS ANGELES, CA: July 16, 2013 – Catch the excitement at the Entertainment Earth® booth (2343) during San Diego Comic-Con International as they team up with Toys”R”Us®, Showtime Networks, Ebay, Cartoon Network, CBS Consumer Products, NBCUniversal, BBC America, and Bif Bang Pow! to bring you celebrity appearances and an amazing array of 22 Exclusives.

 

Fans will have a chance to meet celebrities from some of the world’s most popular TV series. No purchase is necessary to meet the celebrities and all signings are FREE. Space and time will be limited for a few of the celebrity signings. If you are interested, please come by the Entertainment Earth booth to find out how to register for a chance to meet your favorite celebrity!

 

Entertainment Earth Booth #2343 Schedule

*All times subject to change / subject to Comic-Con International rules and capacity limits

 

Thursday, July 18, 2013

1:30PM – 2:30PM – Aimee Garcia and David Zayas from Dexter- signing

3:30PM – 4:00PM – Jennifer Carpenter from Dexter – signing *TICKETED EVENT

4:45PM – 5:15PM – Yvonne Strahovski from Dexter – signing *TICKETED EVENT

 

Friday, July 19, 2013

12:00PM – 1:00PM – Todd McFarlane from McFarlane Toys – signing *TICKETED EVENT

2:00PM – 4:00PM GEEKTIME! with Ralph Cirella – Live broadcast

3:00PM – 4:00PM Jackson Publick and Doc Hammer from The Venture Bros. – signing *TICKETED EVENT

 

Saturday, July 20, 2013

10:30AM – 11:30AM – J.K. Woodward, Scott Tipton, and David Tipton from Star Trek /Doctor Who Assimilation 2 Comic- signing

12:00PM – 1:00PM – J.G. Quintel from Regular Show- signing *TICKETED EVENT

 

Sunday, July 21, 2013

10:00AM – 11:30AM – Bobby Moynihan from Saturday Night Live-signing

2:00PM – 3:00PM – Juan Ortiz – artist for Star Trek:The Original Series Fine Art- signing

 

Avid fans and collectors will also have a number of special convention exclusives to add to their collections, including:

 

Dexter

Dexter Blood Spatter Analyst Bobble Head ($15)

 

Dexter 3 3/4-inch Action Figure in Tin Tote with Blood Slide Box ($50)

 

Star Trek

Star Trek / The Twilight Zone The Captain and The Passenger Monitor Mates ($40)

 

Star Trek: The Next Generation Wesley Build-a-Bridge Deluxe Bobble Head – 1 of 8 ($20)

 

Star Trek: The Original Series Fine Art Coasters Set of 40 Series 1 ($100)

 

The Twilight Zone

The Twilight Zone Henry Bemis Book Box and Replica Glasses ($100)

 

The Venture Bros.

Venture Bros. Death’s Head Monarch & Dr. Mrs. The Monarch 8-inch Figures in Tin Tote Gift Set ($60)

 

The Venture Bros. Naked Brock Samson 3 3/4-Inch Action Figure ($15)

 

Doctor Who

Doctor Who / Star Trek: The Next Generation Monitor Mate Bobble Heads in Tin ($50)

 

Doctor Who 1st and 11th Doctor 8-inch Action Figures in Tin Tote ($55)

 

Doctor Who River Song’s Deluxe Journal ($60)

 

Doctor Who Mini-Journal Set of 3 ($25)

 

Doctor Who 50th Anniversary 2 oz. Glasses Set of 12 ($50)

 

The Big Bang Theory

The Big Bang Theory Sheldon with Vintage Batman T-Shirt 8-Inch Action Figure ($25)

 

The Big Bang Theory What Happens at Comic-Con Journal – San Diego Comic-Con Exclusive ($15)

 

Adventure Time

Adventure Time Tin Tote Gift Set ($35)

 

Regular Show

Regular Show Tin Tote Gift Set ($35)

 

Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live Drunk Uncle Journal and Bottle Opener with Sound ($20)

 

Battlestar Galactica

Battlestar Galactica Cylon Commander (Gold) Bobble Head with Lights and Sound ($25)

 

Battlestar Galactica 35th Anniversary Retro Tin Tote with Boxey, Muffit, and Tucana Singer 8-Inch Figures ($60)

 

NCIS

NCIS Abby Monitor Mate Bobble Head ($15)

 

Six Million Dollar Man

The Six Million Dollar Man Retro Tin Tote Gift Set ($35)

 

All products are scheduled to be available at the Entertainment Earth® booth #2343, while supplies last.  Prices and products subject to change.  Prices include sales tax, and per-person limits may apply at the show.

 

If available, products can also be purchased online at Entertainment Earth: 2013 Convention Exclusives

 

Retailers and resellers can make appointments at Comic-Con with EE Distribution by contacting:

EE Distribution

1-818-255-0090 x147

sales@eedistribution.com

 

About Entertainment Earth®, Inc.

Entertainment Earth® – entertainmentearth.com – is a worldwide multi-channel retailer and wholesaler of action figures, toys, bobble heads, and collectibles with a state-of-the-art website and popular print catalog. Founded online in 1996 and based in Simi Valley, California, Entertainment Earth offers an ever-expanding selection of over 16,000 licensed products and has pioneered best practices in the industry with innovations such as a Mint Condition Guarantee™, Risk Free Shopping, and Hassle Free 90-Day Returns.

 

About Bif Bang Pow!
Bif Bang Pow!™ (bifbangpow.com) produces first-rate collectibles for such popular properties as Star Trek™, Doctor Who™, Dexter®, The Big Bang Theory™, Adventure Time™, Regular Show™, The Venture Bros.™, The Six Million Dollar Man™, Battlestar Galactica™, NCIS™, The Amazing Race™, The Twilight Zone™ and Saturday Night Live. Founder Jason Lenzi is a seasoned television producer and the ultimate fan of cultish pop culture. So when he created his company in 2005, he took the fan’s perspective. His idea was to bring items to the marketplace that he himself would want to own. Cultivated from TV, movies, books, comics, music, and more, Bif Bang Pow!’s mission is to provide high-quality action figures, toys, and collectibles to the massive cult audience (and kids of all ages) that wishes these toys were already in their collection.

 

About Showtime

Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CBS Corporation, owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNELTM and FLIX®, as well as the multiplex channels SHOWTIME® 2TM, SHOWTIME® SHOWCASE, SHOWTIME EXTREME®, SHOWTIME BEYOND®, SHOWTIME NEXT®, SHOWTIME WOMEN®, SHOWTIME FAMILYZONE® and TMC XTRA. SNI also offers SHOWTIME HD®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL HDTM, SHOWTIME ON DEMANDTM and THE MOVIE CHANNEL ON DEMANDTM.  SNI also manages Smithsonian Networks, a joint venture between SNI and the Smithsonian Institution. All SNI feeds provide enhanced sound using Dolby Digital 5.1. SNI markets and distributes sports and entertainment events for exhibition to subscribers on a pay-per-view basis through SHOWTIME PPV®.

 

About Broadway Video Entertainment, Inc.

Founded in 1979 by Lorne Michaels, creator and executive producer of Saturday Night Live, Broadway Video Entertainment is New York’s leading full-service entertainment company. BVE offers an unparalleled scope of services that include the production of some of the country’s most popular TV programming and feature films, the marketing and distribution of a rich entertainment library, and access to state-of-the-art design and post-production facilities staffed by the industry’s most creative visual and sound designers and technicians.

 

About BBC Worldwide Americas

BBC Worldwide is the main commercial arm and a wholly-owned subsidiary of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). BBC Worldwide Americas brings together all of BBC Worldwide’s businesses across North and South America. The company exists to maximize the value of the BBC’s assets for the benefit of the UK license payer, and invests in public service programming in return for rights. The company has seven core businesses: Channels, Sales and Distribution, Content and Production, Consumer Products, Digital Media, Magazines, and recently formed Brands, Consumers & New Ventures.  Under these businesses fall two key brands in the US – digital cable channel BBC America and a bi-coastal production arm responsible for the smash hit Dancing with the Stars for ABC.

 

About EMCE Toys

The EMCE Toys brand (pronounced “em-see”) was founded to bring playability back to toys. Inspired by the original action figure company, Mego Corp., we strive to craft quality, durable action figures, playsets, and collectibles that recreate the sense of fun that toys were originally made for. Our launch lines are either licensed reproductions of original Mego toys and packaging, or original creations modeled after the classic lines of the 1970s and early 1980s. EMCE is proud to have the active input and cooperation of Marty Abrams, founder of Mego and father of the modern action figure. We hope to continue to honor his legacy with our work. We have also been honored to incorporate the talents of veteran artist Harold Shull, original illustrator of Mego’s classic and distinctive packaging from the 1970s. As we continue to extend this kind of inclusion of the original Mego teams, we get closer to our goal of bringing Mego back as a viable toy company in all but name. EMCE was created by veteran pop culture entrepreneur Joe Sena, President of SphereWerx, LLC, and craftsman Paul “Dr. Mego” Clarke.

 

About CBS Consumer Products

CBS Consumer Products manages worldwide licensing and merchandising for a diverse slate of television brands and series from CBS, CBS Television Studios and CBS Television Distribution, as well as from the company’s extensive library of titles, Showtime and CBS Films.  Additionally, the group oversees online sales of programming merchandise.  For more information, visit www.cbsconsumerproducts.com

 

About Warner Bros. Consumer Products

With more than 3,700 active licensees worldwide, Warner Bros. Consumer Products licenses the rights to names, likenesses and logos for all of the intellectual properties in Warner Bros. Entertainment’s vast film and television library. These include such world-renowned icons as DC Comics’ Batman, Superman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman and Supergirl, along with blockbuster film franchise Harry Potter, and the beloved Looney Tunes, Scooby-Doo and Hanna-Barbera properties, including Yogi Bear and Tom & Jerry. Also included in the vast stable of properties are classic films such as “The Wizard of Oz” and “Gone with the Wind.” WBCP also represents several powerhouse football/soccer brands and the highest-profile football/soccer tournaments.

 

About Cartoon Network Enterprises

Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE) is responsible for building consumer products and merchandising programs for a wide range of brands by securing and supporting long-term licensing partnerships across all categories. As the global branding and merchandising arm of Cartoon Network and Adult Swim, the division manages the consumer product programs for the networks’ award-winning original programming, brands and characters including Ben 10, Adventure Time, Regular Show, The Powerpuff Girls, Chowder, Adult Swim and more. CNE also serves as the exclusive global licensing agent for the full portfolio of brands from Spin Master Ltd., as well as Nelvana Enterprises and Spin Master for the award-winning Bakugan brand and the PGA of America for the youth marketplace. Cartoon Network (CartoonNetwork.com), currently seen in more than 99 million U.S. homes and 166 countries around the world, is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.’s ad-supported cable service now available in HD offering the best in original, acquired and classic entertainment for youth and families.  Nightly from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET, PT), Cartoon Network shares its channel space with Adult Swim, a late-night destination showcasing original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults 18-34. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news; entertainment; animation and young adult; and sports media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.  Turner brands and businesses include CNN/U.S., CNN International, CNN.com and HLN; TBS, TNT, truTV and Turner Classic Movies; Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Adult Swim; and Turner Sports.

 

About NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products Group

NBCUniversal is a leader in providing entertainment programming to the domestic and international marketplaces. NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products Group manages all global ancillary television business endeavors for the NBCUniversal Television Group, including third-party home entertainment distribution, consumer products, musical soundtracks, special markets projects, and the NBCUniversal Online Store. For the latest product updates and an overview of the properties managed by the group, visit the NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products portal at http://www.nbcuconsumerproducts.com.

Daniel Pickett
Daniel “Julius Marx” Pickett has been around toys his whole life. The first line he ever collected was Mego’s World’s Greatest Super Heroes line back in the 70s. He has been surrounded by collectables ever since. In 1999 he was confounded by a lack of information and news about some of his favorite toy lines he was collecting. Since he couldn’t find the information he decided to pursue it himself thinking other people might also be interested in the same news. He started writing a weekly column on the toy industry and action figure for a toy news site and in a years time he tripled the sites daily traffic with his updates, reviews and product features. He built relationships with every major toy manufacturer and many sculptors, painters and mold makers. He grew his hobby into a world wide expertise that the industry has embraced. In 2004 he teamed up with his toy buddy Jason “ToyOtter” Geyer and they created their own website www.ActionFigureInsider.com. Daniel has been quoted in both industry and mass media press outlets. Over the years Daniel and AFi have been sought out as experts in the field. Daniel was regularly featured on “Attack of the Show” on the G4 network as the primary contributor to their “Mint On Card” segment, and our front page has been linked to from USA Today’s “Pop Candy” Blog twice. Daniel’s content has also been featured on MSNBC.com, Wired.com, Fark.com, Boing-Boing, Gizmodo.com, Ain’t It Cool News, the Official Star Wars blog, Geekologie, G4, CNet and Toy Fare magazine, among many others. He has consulted on toy lines, books, documentaries and TV shows. But all of that really just sounds snooty and “tootin’ his own horn” – the long and short of it is that Daniel loves toys and he LOVES talking about them.
Read other articles by Daniel Pickett.

 

 

 

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