Comicpalooza is a unique, multi-format pop culture event happening featuring more than 1,000 hours of diverse, interactive programming that spans across Comic Books, Gaming, Films, Anime, Cosplay, Literature, Maker’s Space, Education, Children’s Programming and Entertainment.
This year, Emilia Clarke, best known for her legendary role as Daenerys Targaryen the Mother of Dragons in HBO’s Game of Thrones is headlining the event. Fans of HBO’s cultural phenomenon will have an opportunity to meet Clarke alongside Nathalie Emmanuel, who portrays her trusted advisor Missandei in the award-winning hit series.
Clarke and Emmanuel will be joining recently announced guests John Barrowman from Arrow and Doctor Who’s Erick Avari widely seen in film and television including The Mummy,Independence Day, and Stargate; Billy Zane from The Phantom and Titanic; along with cast members from Amazon’s The Tick including Peter Serafinowicz and Griffin Newman, as well as, Gates McFadden and Michael Dorn from Star Trek: The Next Generation TV series and movie franchise. Joining the on-screen talent is an impressive comic book lineup featuring Neal Adams, Chris Claremont, Gerry Conway, and Dan Jurgens. Additional celebrity announcements are planned over the weeks leading up to the show.