WWE Hall of Famer Lita participated in Florida Supercon -- one of the state’s biggest comic cons -- at the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale.
Florida Supercon was July 27-30, and Lita appeared July 28-30, signing autographs, posing for photos, talking to fans and conducting a Q&A.
Two-part video interview with Lita
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Lita is a South Florida girl, born in Fort Lauderdale, raised in Deerfield Beach. She discussed growing up in South Florida, getting started in WWE, women's wrestling, working with Jim Ross on Mae Young Classic, WWE Performance Center, Dory Funk Jr., punk rock music and more.
Also, WWE Hall of Famers Mick Foley, Jerry The King Lawler, Teddy Long, Ric Flair and Sting were part of #FloridaSupercon. Sting visited July 29 only.
Leva Blue Pants Bates, Ronin Champ Alex Chamberlain and WWE alum Gangrel and Melina also met fans. Michael Kingston, creator of the Headlocked pro wrestling comic book series, had a booth next to Lawler, who displayed some of his spectacular artwork, which includes covers of “Headlocked.”
Gangrel, like Lita, is also from South Florida with Deerfield Beach roots.
The pro wrestling influence continued.
The crowd-pleasing Fantasy Super Cosplay Wrestling -- formerly Florida Super Championship Wrestling -- returned to Florida Supercon.
FSCW features trained pro wrestlers depicting comic book, video game, movie, TV and anime type characters, which caters to the comic-con audience.
Heather Kid Cadet Reicher, who moderated Q&As throughout Florida Supercon, served as ring announcer for FSCW. Your announcers Dave Garreau as Red Green from The Red Green Show/Canadian Public Broadcasting and Elgin David as Jimmy Firecracker from ZTV of Dragon Ball Z. Your referees Angel Crush as Harley Quinn, Mike Goodwin and Bruce Owens as Bruce Owens.
FSCW coordinated a fun show each day during Florida Supercon. Talent also involved in meet-n-greets and Q&As.
Next stop for #FSCW is Animate! Florida from Oct. 6-8 at the Miami Airport Convention Center.
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