DFAT will be attending the inaugural Bay Area Wizard World Comic Con in Oakland later this month and there are a ton of great guests, including many from the Arrowverse, attending the show! Check out the official release below and look forward to our coverage coming soon!
Routh, Lotz, Staite, Law Headline Inaugural Wizard World Bay Area, November 22-24 In Oakland
Neal McDonough, Courtney Ford, Sam J. Jones, Barry Williams Also Top Celebrity Roster At Oakland Convention Center
OAKLAND, Calif., November 2019 – Brandon Routh (Superman Returns, “Legends of Tomorrow”), Caity Lotz (“Legends of Tomorrow,” “Arrow”), Jewel Staite (“Firefly,” “Stargate: Atlantis”), Neal McDonough (“Star Trek: First Contact,” “Arrow”), Courtney Ford (“Legends of Tomorrow,” “Supernatural”) and Katrina Law (“Hawaii Five-0,” “Arrow”), Sam J. Jones (Flash Gordon), Brian Krause (“Charmed,” Return to the Blue Lagoon), Claudia Wells (Back to the Future), pro wrestler Kevin Nash, Barry Williams (“The Brady Bunch,” “A Very Brady Renovation”), Thomas Ian Nicholas ( American Pie, Rookie of the Year) and Samm Levine (“Freaks and Geeks,” Inglourious Basterds) are among the celebrities scheduled to attend the inaugural Wizard World Bay Area, set for November 22-24 at Oakland Convention Center.
Routh, Lotz, Law, Ford, Staite and Nash will attend on Saturday and Sunday; McDonough is scheduled to appear on Sunday only; the others will attend all three days. Additional stars will be added closer to the event.
Wizard World is also the home of the most talented artists and writers on the planet. Artist Alley in Bay Area will feature such standout creators as Rob Liefeld (“Deadpool,” “Cable,” “X-Force”), Christian Gossett (“Star Wars,” “Call of Duty”), Ron Marz (“Silver Surfer,” “Thor”), Alexis Fajardo (“Kid Beowulf,” Senior Editor of publishing at the Charles M. Schulz Studio), Andrew Farago (“Batman the Definitive History,” “Looney Tunes Treasury”), Joe Wos (“Mazetoons,” “An Animation Celebration: The Top 100 Animated TV Characters”), Shaenon K. Garrity (“The Zombie Gnome Defense Guide,” “Willowweep Manor”), Walden Wong (“Batman,” “Captain America”), Albert Nguyen (Upper Deck, Marvel sketchcards) and numerous locals.
Wizard World Bay Area will feature an outstanding array of programming, live entertainment, cosplay contests, gaming and more. Kato Kaelin serves as entertainment host on the main show stage.
Wizard World events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop culture: movies, television, gaming, live entertainment, comics, sci-fi, graphic novels, toys, original art, collectibles, contests and more. The 14th and final event scheduled on the 2019 Wizard World calendar, Bay Area show hours are Friday, November 22, 4-9 p.m.; Saturday, November 23, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, November 24, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Kids 10 and under are admitted free with paid adult.
Wizard World Bay Area 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 evening.
For more on the 2019 Wizard World Bay Area, visit http://wizd.me/BayAreaPR .
About Wizard Entertainment, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD)
Wizard Entertainment, Inc. (www.wizardworld.com ) produces comic, gaming and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate the best in pop culture: movies, television, gaming, live entertainment, tech, comics, sci-fi, graphic novels, toys, original art, collectibles, contests and more. A first-class lineup of topical programming and entertainment takes place at each event, with celebrity Q&A’s, comics-themed sessions, costume contests, movie screenings, evening parties and more. Additional initiatives may include an augmented touring schedule of Wizard World shows, fixed-site installations, curated e-commerce, and the production and distribution of content both in the U.S. and internationally. Fans can interact with Wizard Entertainment at www.wizardworld.com and on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and other social media services.
The 2019 Wizard World convention schedule is available at: http://www.wizardworld.com/