Tag: WizardWorld

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 19, 2019
Aykroyd, Reitman, Hudson Among First Stars Announced First-Ever Extraordinary Live Event at the Sony Pictures Studio Lot Created to Celebrate Ghostbusters’ 35th Anniversary Stars of the 1984 Original Film, ‘Ghostbusters II,’ and ‘The Real Ghostbusters’ Series Including Maurice LaMarche, Frank Welker, Dave Coulier To Attend; Activities Planned Include Photo Ops, Autographs, Screenings, Costume Contests, Panels…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2019
Sean Astin, Chad Michael Murray, ‘Charmed’ Trio Among Favorites Appearing At Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland CLEVELAND, January 22, 2019 – Superman and Lex Luthor may be enemies in the Superman universe, but they’ll be united when Tom Welling and Michael Rosenbaum, who starred as the Man of Steel and his criminal nemesis alongside John…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 14, 2019
Benoist To Appear Saturday, Feb. 23, Hoechlin Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 23-24, Joining Momoa, ‘Buffy’ Stars, More At Oregon Convention Center PORTLAND, Ore., January 14, 2019 – Melissa Benoist, who headlines the CW series “Supergirl,” and Tyler Hoechlin, who had a key role in MTV’s “Teen Wolf” as well as a recurring spot on ‘Supergirl’ as Superman,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 21, 2018
Renamed Entity Wizard Entertainment, Inc. Represents Broader Company Goals; Ninth Annual New Orleans Event Set for January 4-6 Los Angeles, December 20, 2018—John D. Maatta, Wizard Entertainment CEO, today announced that the nation’s largest producer of pop-culture events is now known as Wizard Entertainment, Inc. The renamed entity, formerly known as Wizard World, Inc., is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 18, 2018
‘Justice League,’ ‘Game of Thrones’ Standout To Appear Friday and Saturday, January 4-5, At New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center NEW ORLEANS, December 18, 2018 – Jason Momoa , who rocketed to superstardom in Justice League (2017) and Aquaman (in theaters now), will attend Wizard World New Orleans on Friday and Saturday, January 4-5,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 10, 2018
Revolutionary Fan-Friendly Pricing, ‘Star Trek,’ ‘Supernatural’ Stars Highlight 2018 Wizard World Madison, November 30-December 2 General Admission Starting At $9.99 For Limited Time; William Shatner, Nichelle Nichols, Lisa Berry, Ruth Connell, Jon Heder Among Early Celebrities Appearing At Alliant Energy Center MADISON, Wis., October 10, 2018 – A revolutionary, fan-friendly pricing system with general admission…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 30, 2018
‘Ghostbusters Fan Fest’ In L.A., Plus Chicago, Philadelphia Lead Events Scheduled To Date; Additional Cities, Dates To Be Announced; 2018 Springfield, Montgomery Events Canceled   LOS ANGELES, August 30, 2018 – With several of its traditional cities plus the exciting “ Ghostbusters Fan Fest” as highlights, Wizard Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 27, 2018
FaZe Clan Fortnite pro players Cloakzy, Cizzorz, Overwatch League Superstars iddqd, Babybay Added; New VR Technology, Gaming Celebrities To Enhance Gaming Experience For Attendees ROSEMONT, Ill., August 21, 2018 – Wizard World today announced some huge additions to its gaming and esports offerings at Wizard World Comic Con Chicago, Thursday through Sunday at the Donald…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 6, 2018
Diana Gabaldon, Dan Brereton, Gene Ha, Tom Cook Headline Creators At Wizard World Comic Con Chicago, August 23-26   Artist Alley Headliners Also Include Bob Camp, Andrew Pepoy, Kurt Lehner, Dan Dougherty, Jose Delbo, Jonathan Glapion, Arthur Suydam At 20th Anniversary Event At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center   ROSEMONT, Ill., August 2, 2018 –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 2, 2018
Iconic Series’ Headliners Anderson (‘Dana Scully’) To Appear On Saturday, Sunday, August 25-26, Duchovny (‘Fox Mulder’) On Saturday Only; Join Standout Celebrity Roster At 20th Anniversary Wizard World At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center   ROSEMONT, Ill., July 31, 2018 – Fans of “The X-Files” are in for a special treat as Gillian Anderson, who…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2018
‘Lt. Commander Data,’ ‘Counselor Deanna Troi,’ ‘Lt. Tasha Yar’ To Appear At Inaugural Event, Join William Shatner from Original ‘Star Trek’ At Boise Centre West   BOISE, Idaho, June 21, 2018 – Three of the stars of the iconic “Star Trek: The Next Generation” series reunite next month as Brent Spiner, Marina Sirtis and Denise…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2018
Wizard World Teams With Sony Pictures, and Ghost Corps On Ghostbusters Fan Fest Presented By Wizard World, June 8-9, 2019, Celebrating Iconic Film’s 35th Anniversary Year-long Countdown Begins Today At Wizard World Comic Con Columbus With Free Single-Day Admission, ‘Ghostbusters’-Themed Programs This Weekend; Fan Fest To Be Held On Sony Pictures Studio Lot Featuring ‘Ghostbusters’…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2018
Iconic Trilogy’s ‘Frodo Baggins’ Adds To Star Power, Joins LOTR Stars Astin, Boyd At Pennsylvania Convention Center   PHILADELPHIA, May 8, 2018 – Elijah Wood , who starred as “Frodo Baggins” in the iconic Lord of the Rings trilogy and reprised the role in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey among his dozens of film and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2018
Kurt Lehner, Jonathan Glapion, Ben Caldwell, Bob Camp, Arthur Suydam, Bob Camp, Stuart Sayger Among other Superstar Creators at Pennsylvania Convention Center; Creative Stage to Feature Demonstrations, Discussions all Weekend   PHILADELPHIA, April 24, 2018 – Greg Capullo (“Batman,” “Metal”), Jim Steranko (“Nick Fury Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” “Captain America”), Mike Grell (“Green Arrow,” “Warlord”), Greg…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 27, 2018
Original IP Submissions From Attendees, Artists, Exhibitors Accepted Online Through April 6; Accepted Pitch Sessions To Occur During Event, April 13-14 At Oregon Convention Center LOS ANGELES, March 26, 2018—Do you have an original idea for a movie? And do you plan on attending Wizard World Comic Con Portland? This could be your day. Wizard…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2018
‘Margaery Tyrell’ On HBO Series To Appear Saturday And Sunday At Pennsylvania Convention Center   PHILADELPHIA, March 8, 2018 – Natalie Dormer , who gained international attention with her performance of “Margaery Tyrell” on the HBO series “Game of Thrones,” will make her first Wizard World Comic Con appearance when the tour hits Philadelphia on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2018
  CULVER CITY, Calif., February 12, 2018 – Wizard World, one of the country’s largest producers of fan conventions with over 500,000 visitors each year, has teamed up with Sony Pictures Entertainment to find the next generation of movies as well as to engage in a number of strategic initiatives, it was announced today by…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2018
Iconic Creator To Make Special Appearances At America’s Center Feb. 3-4, Huntington Convention Center Of Cleveland March 3-4   ST. LOUIS and CLEVELAND, January 18, 2018 – Stan Lee , the legendary comic book writer, editor, actor, producer and publisher, today announced that he will attend Wizard World Comic Con St. Louis, February 3-4, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 16, 2018
‘Drax the Destroyer’ To Appear Saturday at Three Of Wizard World’s Longest Running Events   LOS ANGELES, January 16, 2018 – Dave Bautista , who wowed fans as “Drax the Destroyer” in Guardians of the Galaxy in 2014 and in last summer’s blockbuster sequel, will make triumphant returns to Wizard World Comic Con events in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 3, 2018
Hugely Popular ‘Captain Jack Harkness’ from ‘Torchwood/Doctor Who’ And ‘Malcolm Merlyn’ In ‘Arrow’ and ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ To Attend Feb. 3-4 in St. Louis, March 3-4 in Cleveland   LOS ANGELES, January 3, 2018 – Perhaps best known for roles as “Captain Jack Harkness” from “Doctor Who/Torchwood” and “Malcolm Merlyn” in the hit series “Arrow”…

 

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