Magic City Comic Con is Jan. 15-17 at The Miami Airport Convention Center, and two-time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair will be appearing.
In the last few weeks, MCCC announced dozens of new guests for the massive event, with more than 100 celebrities, comic book creators, cosplayers, writers, artists, and entertainers scheduled to appear.
Some of the highlights include:
* Doctor Who stars: Jenna Coleman (Clara Oswald), Billie Piper (Rose Tyler) and Peter Davison (The 5th Doctor).
* Bill Nye “The Science Guy” (Dancing with the Stars) appearing Friday, Jan. 15 - sponsored by Brainchildren Creative Studios, benefiting The Ann Storck Center. The Ann Storck Center
http://www.annstorckcenter.org/ is dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with developmental disabilitie.
* Ming-Na Wen: Star of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Melinda May), Disney’s Mulan (Mulan), Stargate Universe (Camile Wray), and Street Fighter (Chun-Li), appearing Saturday, Jan. 16.
* Dan Slott - writer of The Amazing Spider-Man, Superior Spider-Man, Silver Surfer, She-Hulk, Ren & Stimpy, The Thing, The Mighty Avengers, and Arkham Asylum: Living Hell.
* John Wesley Shipp, best known for his roles as Barry Allen “The Flash” on CBS’s The Flash (1990), Henry Allen (Barry’s dad) on the current Flash series on the CW, and Mitch Leery (Dawson’s dad) on Dawson’s Creek.
* Laura Tyler, make up artist and star of SyFy’s Face Off.
* Chris Gore, best known for appearing on Attack of the Show!, Festival Pass with Chris Gore, The X Show, The New Movie Show with Chris Gore, Hollywood on the Rocks, and Ultimate Film Fanatic. He is the host of PodCRASH with That Chris Gore, and editor/writer for Wayward Nerd. He is the founder of Film Threat magazine and was the editor in chief of Videogames Magazine from 1993-95.
* Irene Bedard: Star of Disney’s Pocahontas.
* Game of Thrones cast members: Kristian Nairn (Hodor) and Finn Jones (Ser Loras Tyrell).
* The stars of The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Barry Bostwick (Brad), Patricia Quinn (Magenta) and Nell Campbell (Columbia).
* Star Wars cast members: Tim Rose (Admiral Akbar) and Mark Dodson (Salacious Crumb).
* The cast of The Regular Show: William Salyers (Rigby), Sam Marin (Pops, Muscle Man, Benson), and Courtenay Taylor (Starla)
* Anime Stars Stephanie Young (Claymore, One Piece), Emily Bauer (Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh), and more to be announced.
* Dozens of more celebrities, including: Helen Slater (Supergirl), Brent Spiner (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Caroll Spinney (Sesame Street), Michael Jai White (Black Dynamite, Spawn), Kelly Hu (Arrow, X-Men 2, Vampire Diaries), Dana Snyder (Aqua Teen Hunger Force), Jason David Frank (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), and more.
*Dozens of top comic book writers and artists, including: Sara Pichelli, Tula Lotay, Tom Grummett, Carl Potts, Elliot S. Maggin, Rafael Albuquerque, Allen Bellman, Jon Bogdanove, Jeff Dekal, Jose Delbo, Vanesa R. Del Rey, Gustavo Duarte, Jackson “Butch” Guice, Rebekah Issacs, Aaron Kuder, David Messina, Steve Orlando, and more.
* More than a dozen top cosplayers, including: Azzyland, Alicia Marie, Sandmuffin, Starbuxx, Veron, Danny Cozplay, ZipperTan, Alexia Jean Grey, Kiki Kannon, Harley's Love Shack, Leaping Lizard Cosplay, and more.
* Multiple costume and cosplay events each day of the show, with thousands of dollars in cash and prizes on the line.
* More than 150,000 square feet of convention space featuring 300 booths and tables with vendors, celebrity guests, artists, filmmakers, and exhibits. Three stages of entertainment, more than 10,000 square feet of video games, plus a dozen rooms for panels, tabletop gaming and screenings.
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