Port Solent comic fans set to meet celebrity guests at award-winning Comic Con event
Port Solent is welcoming a Gringotts goblin, Return of the Jedi ewok, Resistance Fighter and Qiraash female to its award-winning Comic Con event this June.
The south’s biggest FREE Comic Con event is returning to Port Solent on Saturday 16 June with an exciting lineup of celebrity guest signers from movie blockbusters including Harry Potter, Guardians of the Galaxy and Star Wars.
Wizarding fans are encouraged to bring their wands, cauldrons and wizarding memorabilia as they meet Harry Potter actor and Gringotts goblin, Michael Henbury. Brian Wheeler, who stars as the loveable rebel alliance Ewok, will be attending the event to sign young padawans’ favourite merchandise. Star Wars fans will also get the chance to meet Pam Rose, who starred as force-sensitive Qiraash female, Leesub Sirln in the original Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope.
Justice League, Guardians of the Galaxy, Kingsman, Dr Strange and Assassin’s Creed actor, Clem So, will also be on hand to meet fans and sign their most cherished collectibles. Furthermore, Port Solent will have a surprise special guest joining the lineup on the day!
Port Solent’s Lisa Fowler, said: “We’re delighted to welcome a variety of celebrity guest signers to this year’s Comic Con and offer fans the opportunity to meet the people that bring their favourite characters to life. We hope people will bring along their comic books and movie memorabilia and go away with cherished signed goods and lots of memories.
“This year’s event is set to be an exciting one with a huge variety of activity for comic fans and families alike, including a new interactive zombie experience, professional costumers and cosplayers, TV and movie memorabilia, props and costumes, trader stalls, Pokémon tournaments and so much more. There will also be a costume competition, so be sure not to leave your capes, masks and lightsabers behind!”