Gollum, Gandalf and Azog from The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings Trilogy are coming to Salt Lake Comic Con 2014! Weta Workshop continues the legacy of producing finely crafted, highly detailed full scale statues from Middle-earth. The essence of each character expertly captured in every piece. Learn more about the figures: http://goo.gl/9ppgLW
Welcome award-winning magician and illusionist Craig Campbell to KIDCON at Salt Lake Comic Con 2014! Craig has had the honor of being an Official 2010 Nickelodeon’s Parent’s Picks Award Nominee, voted as one of 2013′s top 3 Magicians in the Salt Lake Valley, and is the Current 2013-2014 Grand Champion for the International Brotherhood of Magicians. During his career of 29 years, Craig has served as a Magic Consultant for The Utah Opera, and other local theater productions. Craig will be appearing all three days in KIDCON: http://goo.gl/QuwFOL
Welcome Australian actress, recording artist, comic creator, director and producer, Gigi Edgley to Salt Lake Comic Con 2014! Gigi is best known for portraying Chiana on the critically-acclaimed sci-fi cult series, Farscape. She is also the host of Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge. Gigi was nominated for the Film’s Critic’s Circle awards for best lead actress in the feature Last Train to Freo, the Syfy Genre Award for Best Supporting actress, and MAXIM Magazine Award for sexiest Space Babe. Other notable roles include: The Lost World (TV series), BeastMaster, Rescue: Special Ops, The Starter Wife, and many more. Learn more about Gigi: http://goo.gl/csDatd
We are please to announce our next Salt Lake Comic Con 2014 guest… a 12-time world champion professional wrestler, actor, television personality, entrepreneur, and musician Hulk Hogan!
Hulk Hogan enjoyed mainstream popularity in the 1980s and 90s as the all-American character Hulk Hogan in the World Wrestling Federation (now WWE), and as “Hollywood” Hulk Hogan, the villainous nWo leader, WCW. He’s made numerous appearances in movies and tv, such as: Rocky III, The A-Team, Thunder in Paradise, Walker, Texas Ranger, and many more. In 2005, his reality show Hogan Knows Best premiered on VH1. In 2014, WWE announced that Hulk Hogan would be returning to WWE, and would serve as the host of WrestleMania XXX.
Learn more about Hulk Hogan: http://goo.gl/F3TzR0
Welcome back FanX alumni and writer Brandon Sanderson to Salt Lake Comic Con 2014! He is best known for his Mistborn series and his work in finishing Robert Jordan’s epic fantasy series Wheel of Time. He was twice nominated for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. He has hit the The New York Times Hardcover Fiction Best-Seller List six times, with his first Wheel of Time book knocking Dan Brown out of the #1 spot and his second dethroning John Grisham. Brandon’s books have been published in over twenty languages. Learn more about Brandon: http://goo.gl/aGp6ZQ
Please welcome everyone’s favorite genie Barbara Eden to Salt Lake Comic Con! Barbara is best known for her starring role of “Jeannie” in the sitcom I Dream of Jeannie. After I Dream of Jeannie, Barbara’s career continued to soar with appearances on series like Dallas, Harper Valley PTA, Sabrina The Teenage Witch and Army Wives in 2009.
Learn more about Barbara: http://goo.gl/AYmmwi
We couldn’t find any Carmel Gelatto in Charlotte (mostly because we didn’t look for it), but a well place ice cream truck was nice! And yummy! Also fun fact: my husband anarchris took these photos while dressed up as Hawkeye ( Aka The damaged one).
Secret Avengers is a really fun book with some great characters and you should read it! Heroescon is also a great con you should also attend! Ice Cream is swell too, just incase you weren’t aware of that.
CALL FOR FILMMAKERS! The 2nd annual Salt Lake Comic Con Film Festival is looking for the finest in independent short and feature-length films. The late deadline is August 2, 2014. More Info: http://goo.gl/juPR1p
Any film or trailer, regardless of length, will compete for various awards to be determined by audience choice and the film festival committee. Films will be selected on artistic merit and by meeting specific genre guidelines by the festival committee. The film festival will run concurrent with the Salt Lake Comic Con, September 4-6, 2014.
#throwbackthursday We’re so stoked to have Napoleon Dynamite star, Jon Heder as a guest at Salt Lake Comic Con 2014! What’s your favorite quote? #movies #napoleondynamite