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10.20.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Janet Varney

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Janet Varney

Janet Varney

Host of the Nerdist podcast The JV Club and currently on FX's You're the Worst, she's known far and wide as the titular character on The Legend of Korra. She's also had recurring roles on Warehouse 13, the webseries Burning Love, Entourage, and Key and Peele.
 
Ms. Varney will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!

10.17.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Michael Bell

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Michael Bell

Michael Bell

A household voice for a couple of generations of cartoon fans, he's the original Duke from G.I. Joe, Zan (and Gleek! and The Riddler!) from Super Friends, Plastic Man, Grouchy Smurf (and Handy! and Lazy!), AllStar Seaworthy on Snorks, several Transformers including Prowl, Sideswipe, and Bonecrusher, and Quackerjack on Darkwing Duck! Add to that work on Gargoyles, Batman the Animated Series, Rugrats, Justice League, and The Batman and you have one amazing career.

He's also very well known for his video game work, especially as Raziel in the Legacy of Kain series, and as Lawrence in the Ratchet & Clank games.
 
Mr. Bell will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!

10.16.2014   Special Guest Announcement

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Jim Mahfood

Jim Mahfood

Artist and illustrator known for his work on Everybody Loves Tank Girl, Kevin Smith’s Clerks comics, Colt 45, Sarah Silverman Show, Kickpuncher comic for Community, MarijuanaMan, Bed Head and Los Angeles Ink Stains.

Mark Morales

Mark Morales

Inker on Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy, Death of Wolverine, Wolverine/Deadpool, Infinity, Inhumanity, X-Men, A+X, Iron Man, The Astonishing Spider-Man, Uncanny Avengers, Nova, Indestructible Hulk.

Dave Stewart

Dave Stewart

Award-winning colorist on Detective Comics, The Walking Dead, The Goon, Sir Edward Grey, Witchfinder, Predator vs. Judge Dredd vs. Aliens, Harley Quinn, B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth, Aliens: Fire and Stone, abe Sapien, Elektra, Dark Horse Presents, Conan the Barbarian, The Sandman: Overture, and more.

Ben Templesmith

Ben Templesmith

A New York Times best-selling artist and writer, his most notable works have been 30 Days of Night (which spawned a major motion picture), Fell and most recently, Ten Grand and The Squidder. Recent projects include Ash and the Army of Darkness, A Voice In The Dark, G.I. Joe: Origins, Drumhellar, Hatter M: Far From Wonder, The Memory Collectors, Shadowman, and Wasteland.

10.15.2014   Celebrity Moderator: Clare Kramer

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Clare Kramer

Clare Kramer

Best known for her role as the villain Glory on Buffy the Vampire Slayer as well as the film Bring It On, she also co-founded GeekNation.com and produces the shows Take Five, Film Pigs, and Tweet Out.
 
She also rocked ECCC last year as the host in our Main Hall panel room, and returns to do it again!
 
With limited autograph and photo ops, Ms. Kramer will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon.

10.15.2014   Tales From The Con!

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Free Bird

Free Bird


10.14.2014   Special Guest Announcement

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Leila Del Duca

Leila Del Duca

Artist on Shutter.

Brandon Graham

Brandon Graham

Creator/writer/artist of King City, Walrus, Multiple Warheads and Multiple Warheads: Down Fall, writer of Prophet. His work has appeared in books such as Pretty Deadly, Empowered Special, Shutter, Minimum Wage, Elephantmen and Godzilla.

Joe Keatinge

Joe Keatinge

Writer on Shutter, Tech Jacket, Adventures of Superman, What If? Age of Ultron, Vertigo Quarterly CMYK, Marvel Knights: Hulk.

Simon Roy

Simon Roy

Artist of Prophet, Prophet Strikefile, Spread, Prophet, Jan's Atomic Heart and Other Stories, Undertow.



10.13.2014   Celebrity Moderator: Grant Imahara

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Grant Imahara

Grant Imahara

Former co-host of Discovery Channel's Mythbusters, he also spent nine years in special effects as an animatronics engineer and model maker for George Lucas' Industrial Light and Magic. He’s worked on numerous blockbusters including the Matrix sequels, Galaxy Quest, and Terminator 3.
 
He’s put the lights in R2-D2's dome and gave the Energizer Bunny his beat, and he will be one-half of the stellar moderation team in ECCC’s Main Hall panel room!
 
With limited autograph and photo ops, Mr. Imahara will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon.

10.10.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Tyler Hoechlin

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Tyler Hoechlin

Tyler Hoechlin

After his big screen debut as Michael Sullivan, Jr. in the adaptation of the graphic novel Road to Perdition, he went on to a regular role in the WB's 7th Heaven, as well as guest spots on CSI: Miami, Castle, and a supporting role in the film Hall Pass.
 
He's currently tearing up the small screen as Derek Hale on MTV’s hit series, Teen Wolf.
 
Mr. Hoechlin will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!