Reedus, Amell, Peters, Tyler Posey Among Top Celebrities at Wizard World Portland, Jan. 23-25
Wizard World continues its 2015 schedule with its third trip to the Oregon Convention Center at Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 23-25. Norman Reedus, Stephen Amell, Evan Peters, Tyler Posey, Lena Headey and the Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. duo of Ming-Na Wen and Brett Dalton headline the roster of celebrity guests scheduled to attend the pop culture extravaganza, the second event on Wizard World’s calendar of 24 Comic Cons in 2015.
Fans of The Walking Dead are in for a particular treat, as, in addition to Reedus, numerous other stars of the smash hit series will attend the show. Michael Cudlitz, who plays “Sgt. Abraham Ford,” Sarah Wayne Callies, Steven Yeun, Josh McDermitt, Michael Rooker and Scott Wilson are all scheduled.
Amell, Cudlitz, Dalton, Headey, McDermitt, Peters, Posey, Reedus and Yeun will appear on Saturday and Sunday, while Wen will attend on Saturday only. Callies, Rooker and Wilson will appear all three days.
Other well-known Wizard World Portland Comic Con guests include Katie Cassidy, Bruce Campbell, WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan and Divas The Bella Twins, Debbie Gibson, Yaphet Kotto, Eliza Dushku, Alan Tudyk, Jason David Frank, Lou Ferrigno, Ksenia Solo and Giancarlo Esposito.
Wizard World is also the home of the most creative comics artists and writers on the planet. Artist Alley at Portland Comic Con will feature Julian Totino Tedesco, Chris Claremont, Dean Haspiel, Ethan Van Sciver, Arthur Suydam and many others.
In addition, all full-price Wizard World Portland Comic Con attendees will receive a limited edition exclusive variant cover The Walking Dead comic, drawn by one of Wizard World’s talented artist guests (to be announced shortly). Comics will be issued at registration while supplies last and VIP attendees will receive an additional black & white sketch version.
Wizard World Portland Comic Con show hours are Friday, January 23, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, January 24, 10 a.m.–7 p.m., Sunday, January 25, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. The famed Wizard World Portland Comic Con Costume Contest will take place on Saturday, January 24, at 7 p.m. The Kids Costume Contest will be held on Sunday, January 25.