Wizard World Comic Con makes its third visit to the Music City Center at Nashville, September 25-27. Candice Patton, star of the popular CW television show, “The Flash” is scheduled to join Jewel Staite (“Firefly,” “Stargate: Atlantis”), the “CHiPs” tandem of Erik Estrada and Larry Wilcox, Danny Trejo (“Machete Kills’), Jodie Sweetin (Stephanie Tanner, “Full House”), James Remar, Jim Cummings (“Winnie the Pooh,” “The Lion King”), WWE Superstar Roman Reigns & Diva Eva Marie and the “Dukes of Hazzard” trio of John Schneider, Tom Wopat, and Catherine Bach, as celebrity guests scheduled to attend the pop culture extravaganza.
Other well-known guests at Wizard World Comic Con Nashville include Adam Baldwin (Full Metal Jacket, “Serenity”), Lou Ferrigno (“The Incredible Hulk,” “King of Queens”), Jason David Frank (“Mighty Morphin Power Rangers”), Drake Bell, Anastasia Baranova, and Chris 51 along with the cast of “Epic Ink.” Patton, Staite, Schneider, Wopat, Bach and Estrada will appear Saturday and Sunday, September 26-27; Petty, Cummings and Wilcox will attend all three days.
Wizard World is also the home of the most creative comics artists and writers on the planet. Artist Alley at Wizard World Comic Con Nashville will feature Michael Golden (“Spider-Man,” “Daredevil”), Howard Chaykin (“New Avengers,” “JSA”), Ken Kelly (KISS Album covers, “He-Man”), Larry Elmore (“Magic: The Gathering,” “Dungeons & Dragons”), Sara Woolley (“Los Pirineos the Mostly True Memoirs of Esperancita Gomez,” “Charlotte and the Quiet”), Chris Stevens (“Skull Kickers,” “Hulk”), Genese Davis (author, The Holder’s Dominion), Victor Dandridge (Vantage: Inhouse editor in chief), Danny Fingeroth (group editor, “Spider-Man”), Greg Horn (“Marvel: War of Heroes,” “Guardians of the Galaxy”), Renee Witterstaetter (“She Hulk,” “Avengers”), Victor Dandridge (Editor-In-Chief – Vantage: Inhouse), Johnathan Glapion (Inker – Wonder Woman), and many others.
Wizard World Comic Con Nashville is a great place for cosplay, with Official Wizard World Cosplay Guest Kayce Super, along 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.
In addition, all full-price Wizard World Comic Con Nashville attendees will receive a limited edition exclusive variant cover “The Walking Dead #1” comic, drawn by Jerome Opeña. 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 2015 Wizard World show hours are Friday, September 25, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, September 26, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, September 27, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tickets start at $39.95, up to two Children 10 and under get in FREE when accompanied by a paid adult.
For more complete information and pricing, visit www.wizardworld.com/home-nashville.html. The complete 2015 Wizard World Comic Con schedule is available on the website at www.wizardworld.com/wizcon.html