The Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest media guest list keeps on growing! The celebrity guests come from a variety of different shows and movies that have acquired large and loyal fan bases. Everyone loves to meet their favorite celebs. Photo Ops and Autographs for guests can be purchased on the Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest web site. Take a look at this great line up.
Karen Gillan is widely known for her roles on the hit show Doctor Who as Amelia Pond and as Nebula in Marvel’s successful Guardians of the Galaxy. Gillan also starred in the American comedy Selfie as Eliza Dooley. Sean Maher played Dr. Simon Tam in Joss Whedon’s hugely popular series Firefly and the follow-up film, Serenity. Maher also portrayed Don John in Whedon’s film Much Ado About Nothing.
Julian Richings is well known for his role as Death on Supernatural. Richings has also appeared in shows such as Orphan Black and Stephen King’s Kingdom Hospital and films such as Man of Steel, X-Men 3, and Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief. Gareth David-Lloyd played Ianto Jones in Torchwood and Doctor Who, and also appeared on shows such as A Very British Cover-Up and Warehouse 13. David-Lloyd has also recently completed work on the independent film I Am Alone.
Alaina Huffman is known for her role as Maureen Bowers on the Canadian show Painkiller Jane and appeared regularly on Stargate Universe as 1 Lt. Tamara Johnson. Huffman recently played Abaddon on the popular show Supernatural. Dirk Benedict is known mainly for his roles as Lieutenant Starbuck in Battlestar Galactica and as Lieutenant Templeton “Faceman” Peck in The A-Team.
Denise Crosby is best known for starring in Star Trek: The Next Generation as Lt. Tasha Yar. She also starred in the show Key West and has had recurring roles in other shows such as NYPD Blue, The X-Files, and Mad Men. Tom Lenk has worked on numerous projects with Joss Whedon, including the shows Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel and the films Cabin in the Woods and Much Ado About Nothing.
William Morgan Sheppard was born and raised in London, England to an Anglo-Irish family. He is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. He was an Associate Artist with the Royal Shakespeare Company for 12 years. He appeared on Broadway in 1966 with “Marat-Sade” and later in 1975 with “Sherlock Holmes”. He won the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle award for “The Homecoming” in 1995, at the Matrix Theatre. He voiced the narrator in the popular computer game Civilization 5.
Kevin Sorbo is best known for his roles as Hercules in Hercules: The Legendary Journey, Captain Dylan Hunt in Andromeda, and Kull in Kull the Conqueror. Melendy Britt is known as the voice of the iconic character She-Ra in She-Ra: Princess of Power. Britt also has many film credits for voicing characters in Being There, Gray Lady Down, and The Lawyer.
Alan Oppenheimer starred in the 1973 cult classic Westworld as the head IT technician. He has also had multiple roles in Star Trek: The Next Generation and has voiced many characters including Skeletor. Tom Cook is an animator who has worked on Flash Gordon, Blackstar, Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids,Brown Hornet, He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, and She-Ra: Princess of Power.
Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest will be happening on December 4-6 2015 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. You can join the fun with passes starting at just $10.00.