Wednesday 11th, 7PM – The Playstation Theater in Times Square, New York City slowly fills with throngs of eager nerds of all shapes, colors, creeds, and sizes. Following the high energy techno-style rock and dance performances from bands Planet Booty & TupperWare Remix Party, an electrifying batch of guitar licks flows through the crowded, dark […]
Alamo City Comic Con in San Antonio is one of a plethora of fan events in Texas, but it’s a popular, well liked one, with more than 70,000 attendees in the last few years. And for this years show – held October 26-28 – they’ve snagged perhaps the biggest comic con guest yet: Arnold Schwarzenegger, […]
Not that it will make the San Diego Comic-Con circus any quieter, but one of the biggest offsites, Nerd HQ, will not be held this year, or most likely, in the future, as revealed by founder/Shazam Zachary Levi. The event started in 2011 and became a magnet for those seeking Hall H type […]
https://youtu.be/5QcpydaNmEc Has the definitive “comic con” movie yet been made? A new contender has entered the arena: SUPERCON, sporting the tagline “They have been cosplayed for the last time.” Directed by Zak Knutson, from a script by Knutson, Andy Sipes and Dana Snyder, the film stars Ryan Kwanten, Maggie Grace, Mike Epps, Brooks Braselman, Russell Peters, […]
The Beat sits down with Fantastic Beast’s Dan Fogler to talk about his comics writing career, the great coming yin/yang union, conspicy theories, and the coming of Brooklyn Gladiator in April.
The original celebrity fanboy, Kevin Smith, currently host of Comic Book Men for AMC, tweeted about experiencing a sever heart attack last night. Smith, 47, expanded on the event on a FB post – he was in the middle of taping the upcoming Kevin Smith Live! at the Alex Theater in Glendale. The title almost become terribly ironic, […]
Twitter and Tumblr have a new sweetheart, and his name is Winston Duke. In his very first film role, Duke made an indelible impression on moviegoers as M’Baku, leader of the Jabari tribe. Even in a cast loaded with charisma and stunning good looks, Duke’s witty, vegetarian, gorilla-bemasked challenger made a massive impression appearing in […]
It was a big weekend for people who wanted to have their photo taken with Gal Gadot or Henry Cavill. The two stars rarely show up at conventions for signings and photo ops – I believe it was Cavill’s first time as a signer – and the added presence of their fellow Justice League stars […]
If you told me two tough guy nerdlebrities had thrown down in a comic-con green room, I’d think. “Ya right.” Until there’s video. The Blast reports that it all went down at the La Mole Comic Con in Mexico City this weekend. In one corner, Jason David Frank, 44, and former Green Power Ranger, […]
Twin Peaks siren Sherilyn Fenn, aka Audrey Horne, has joined the Long Beach Comic Con as a celeb guest. The show takes place September 2-3 at the Long Beach Convention Center. This is a medium sized show that has strong comics content with just the right amount of celebrities, all in a very convenient location.