Edward James Olmos, WWE® Divas The Bella Twins™, Superstar Sin Cara™ and Jewel Staite are amon the top celebrities scheduled to attend the inaugural Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque, June 19-21 at the Albuquerque Convention Center. Additional celebrities and talented comics creators will be added to the guest roster, as well as a variety of exhibitors, cosplayers and robust programming.
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Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2015 schedule with its inaugural trip to the Albuquerque Convention Center at Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque, June 19-21. Edward James Olmos ("Battlestar Galactica," Blade Runner), WWE® Divas The Bella Twins™ and Superstar Sin Cara™, Jewel Staite (“Firefly,” “Stargate: Atlantis”), Joey Lauren Adams (Chasing Amy, Big Daddy) and Lou Ferrigno ("The Incredible Hulk," "The King of Queens") headline the roster of celebrity guests scheduled to attend the pop culture extravaganza.
Olmos and Staite will appear Saturday and Sunday, June 20-21; the WWE® stars are set for Saturday only; Adams and Ferrigno are scheduled for all three days of the event.
Other celebrities currently scheduled to attend include Phil LaMarr (“Futurama,” “Family Guy”), Robert Knepper (“Prison Break,” Hitman), Milo Ventimiglia (“Heroes,” “Gotham”) and Clifton Collins Jr. (The Boondock Saints II, All Saints Day). Others will be announced as they are confirmed. Wizard World is also the home of the most creative comics artists and writers on the planet. Creators at Artist Alley at Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque will also be added shortly.
In addition, all full-price Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque attendees will receive a limited edition exclusive variant cover “The Walking Dead” comic, drawn by one of Wizard World's talented artist guests (to be announced shortly). Comics will be issued at registration while supplies last and VIP attendees will receive an additional black & white sketch version.
Wizard World Comic Con events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate 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. The 14th of 26 events currently scheduled on the 2015 Wizard World calendar, Albuquerque show hours are Friday, June 19, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, June 20, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday, June 21, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque is also the place for cosplay, with fans young and old showing off their best costumes throughout the event. Fans dressed as every imaginable character – and some never before dreamed – will roam the convention floor and participate in the famed Wizard World Costume Contest on Saturday night.
For more on the 2015 Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque, visit http://wizd.me/AlbuquerquePR.
About Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD)
Wizard World, Inc. (http://www.wizd.me/PR) produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, television, cosplay, comics, graphic novels, toys, video gaming, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. A first-class lineup of topical programming takes place at each event, with celebrity Q&A's, comics-themed sessions, costume contests, movie screenings, evening parties and more. Wizard World has also launched CONtv, a digital media channel in partnership with leading independent content distributor Cinedigm™ (NASDAQ: CIDM). Fans can interact with Wizard World on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and other social media services.
The 2015 Wizard World Comic Con schedule is available at: http://www.wizd.me/PRSchedule2015.