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Phoenix Comic Fest 2018 Celebrity List


Arthur Adams

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Arthur Adams is a self-taught comic book artist and writer. He first broke into the comic book industry with the 1985 Marvel Comics miniseries, Lon...

Dania Al-Qasemy

Marcella Amparano

Anime Anonymous

Katherine Arden

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

KATHERINE ARDEN is the author of the Winternight Trilogy, which includes The Bear and the Nightingale, The Girl in the Tower, and the upcoming The ...

Brian Augustyn

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Brian Augustyn is an award-winning comic book editor and writer. His most notable works are The Flash from 1989 to 2000, The Justice League franchi...

Brian Azzarello

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Brian Azzarello is an American comic book writer and screenwriter. He is the author of Spaceman, Batman: Broken City, and the Harvey and Eisner Awa...

Margarette Balajo

Delila Begat

Manu Bennett

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Manu Bennett is an actor best known for his portrayals of Crixus in the TV series Spartacus, Azog the Defiler in the Hobbit film trilogy, and Slade...

Marguerite Bennett

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Marguerite Bennett is an American comic book writer. She has worked on Bombshells, Angela, Josie and the Pussycats, and her creator-owned book InSe...

Zachary Billings

Steve Blum

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

With literally hundreds of V/O credits to his name, Veteran Voice Monkey Steve Blum is best known as the voice of "Spike Spiegel" from Cowboy Bebop...

Justin Briner

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Justin Patrick Briner is an American voice actor affiliated with Funimation. He has provided voices for a number of English-language versions of Ja...

Amber Brite

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Amber Brite has been dressing up in costumes for as long as she can remember. Halloween, movie premieres, and any event she could get away with it...

Jeremy Bulloch

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Jeremy was born in the town of Market Harborough in the middle of England. He is one of six children and even at the young age of five was on stage...

Christopher Bush

Ryan Cady

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Ryan Cady is a writer of comics and horror fiction based in Southern California. A member of the 2017 DC Comics Talent Development Workshop, he has...

Jim Calafiore

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

In 28 years working in comics, Jim Calafiore has spent extended time at Valiant, DC and Marvel, notably on Peter David’s AQUAMAN, Judd Winnick’s E...

Bob Camp

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Bob Camp is an animator, cartoonist, comic book artist, director, and producer. Camp has been nominated for two Emmys, a CableACE Award, and an Ann...

Eric Canete

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Eric Canete works as an artist in comics, animation, and video games. His past work includes Iron Man: Enter the Mandarin for Marvel, TRON Uprising...

Greg Capullo

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Greg Capullo is a self taught Illustrator and the current artist on the best-selling and highly acclaimed BATMAN series for DC Comics. Prior to tha...

Gail Carriger

Appearing Thursday - Sunday

Gail Carriger is an author known for writing comedies of manners mixed with paranormal romance (and the sexy San Andreas Shifter series as G.L. Car...

Rae Carson

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Rae Carson is the award winning, New York Times best selling author of fantasy and science fiction for teens and adults. She lives in Arizona with ...

Beth Cato

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat

Nebula-nominated Beth Cato is the author of the Clockwork Dagger duology and the new Blood of Earth Trilogy from Harper Voyager. BREATH OF EARTH an...

Kristi Charish

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Kristi is a Canadian cell biologist and geneticist (MSc, PhD) who writes urban fantasy. She's the author of The Kincaid Strange Books (The Voodoo K...

Michael Chiklis

Appearing Sun

Joyce Chin

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Joyce Chin is a penciller who has worked for DC, Top Crow and Dynamite. She has been working in the comic industry since 1995 when she penciled fo...

Frank Cho

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

The second of three children, Frank Cho was born in Seoul, Korea in 1971, but moved to the United States at the age of six and was raised in Beltsv...

Peter Clines

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Peter Clines is the author of the time-travel adventure Paradox Bound, the sci-fi/ thriller The Fold, the acclaimed -14-, and the bestselling Ex-He...

Tracee Cocco

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Tracee is an actress, model, and stuntwoman most known for her various roles on the hit television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Tr...

Gregory Colella

Katie Cook

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat

Katie Cook is a comic artist and writer that hails from Michigan. She is the creator of Nothing Special on WebToon and Gronk: A Monster's Story. Sh...

Joe Corroney

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Joe Corroney has been illustrating official Star Wars and Star Trek artwork for books, games, trading cards, comic books, fine art prints, posters ...

Cos A Commotion Cosplay

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Shellane is a CrossFit Trainer, Model, and Student. Dean is a Firefighter. They prefer things that aren't status quo, hence the name Cos A Commotio...

Jaze Cosplay

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Aime and Lance Jaze are the owners and creators of Jaze Cosplay Studios. They are the WOW couple with a passionate love of all things in entertainm...

Junkers Cosplay

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Johnny is a Navy veteran turned engineer and cosplayer. Currently working as a full-time engineer, he creates costumes as a hobby for both fun and ...

Moderately Okay Cosplay

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

I'm a cosplayer based out of Orlando, Florida. I make cosplays from a bunch of forms of media! From anime, to video games, to comic books! If yo...

Ben "hbi2k" Creighton

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Ben "hbi2k" Creighton is an Arizona native who has been with Team Four Star from the beginning. He moved to Texas in 2016 so that he could physica...

Javier Cruz

Shawn Crystal

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Shawn Crystal dropped into this world with a Batman T-Shirt and a pencil in his hand. He spent his childhood days drawing dinosaurs and super heroe...

Tim Curry

Appearing Sat,Sun

Tim Curry is an English actor, voice actor, and comedian. He is best known for his portrayal of Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show...

Ryan Dalton

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Ryan Dalton is the author of the young adult Time Shift Trilogy. His debut novel The Year of Lightning was released January 2016, and the sequel, T...

Peter David

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Peter David is a prolific author whose career and continued popularity spans nearly two decades. He has worked in every conceivable media: Televisi...

Alan Davis

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Alan Davis is an English writer and artist of comic books, known for his work on titles such as Captain Britain, The Uncanny X-Men, ClanDestine, Ex...

Delilah Dawson

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Delilah S. Dawson is the New York Times bestselling writer of Star Wars: PHASMA, The Secrets of Long Snoot, The Perfect Weapon, and Scorched; the B...

Deborah Deacon

Mike Debalfo

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Mike DeBalfo is a freelance illustrator best known for his charming and flirty “good girl” brand of pinup art. Since 2009 Mike has been working pro...

Rob DenBleyker

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Maise Designs

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Gabrielle “Gabby” Donathan is a seamstress, leather worker, & jewelry artist with pieces ranging from Renaissance fantasy to Disney princesses, but...

Emily Devenport

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Emily Devenport has published multiple short stories and novels under three different pen names and her novels includes Shade, Larissa, The Kronos ...

Jeffery Digne

Cory Doctorow

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat

Cory Doctorow (craphound.com) is a science fiction author, activist, journalist and blogger — the co-editor of Boing Boing (boingboing.net) and the...

Markus Dulgar

Barbara Dunkelman

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Barbara Dunkelman is an actor/voice actor based in Austin, TX, and is known for her voice roles in various Rooster Teeth Productions including Yang...

Elizabeth Einstein

Lindsay Elyse

Appearing Sat,Sun

Lindsay Elyse is a cosplayer, gamer, and content creator from Phoenix, Arizona. She started cosplaying in 2005 and has since attended conventions a...

Randy Emberlin

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Randy Emberlin is a comic book artist/inker who has spent the past 30 years working in a variety of creative fields. Whether as an illustrator of e...

Corey Encinas

Nate Evans

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Nate Evans is a New York Times bestselling author/illustrator of over 40 children’s books. The latest of these is a graphic novel for middle-grade ...

Willow Evergreen

Mark Farmer

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Mark Farmer, born 1957 in Birmingham, UK, wanted to be an “artist” from his earliest childhood. After studying Graphic Design at Leicester Polytec...

Jason Fernandez

Andy Field

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Voice actor Andy Field is best known as the probably-friendly voice of Hand Unit, the smooth-talking computer guide through Five Nights at Freddy’s...

Sean Patrick Flanery

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Sean Patrick Flanery is an American actor, author, and martial artist, known for playing Connor MacManus in The Boondock Saints, Greg Stillson in T...

Cecalie Fort-Diab

Alan Dean Foster

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Alan Dean Foster has written in a variety of genres, including hard science fiction, fantasy, horror, detective, western, historical, and contempor...

Dave Franchini

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Dave Franchini is a comic book writer for Zenescope Entertainment, best known for the Grimm Universe, Cinderella Serial Killer Princess, Spirit Hun...

Stephan Franck

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Stephan Franck was a supervising animator on the cult classic THE IRON GIANT, co-created Nicktoon’s CORNEIL & BERNIE, received an Annie Award nomi...

Jason David Frank

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Jason David Frank is an American actor and professional mixed martial artist known for his role of Tommy Oliver, the original Green Ranger, in the ...

Scott "KaiserNeko" Frerichs

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Scott “KaiserNeko” Frerichs is a Texas-based, California-native voice actor, graphics designer, and writer. Co-founder of TeamFourStar, he is the d...

Jason Fry

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Jason Fry is the author of more than 40 Star Wars books and short stories, including the novelization of The Last Jedi, The Essential Atlas, The We...

Michael Galbreath

Chris Gall

Appearing Sun

Chris Gall has been drawing pictures for as long as he can remember. When he was caught doodling on his desk in second grade, his teacher suggeste...

Gabriel Gallo

Brianna Garcia

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Brianna is a freelance artist who loves all things geeky, and can usually be found running around Disneyland for fun. She has worked as a storyboar...

Isaiah Gaskin

Mitch Gerads

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Mitch Gerads is an American illustrator who has made a career out of bringing humanity and realism to the superhuman and unreal. Best known for his...

Scott Godlewski

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Kellen Goff

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Kellen Goff is a Los Angeles-based voice actor with more than 400 video games and animation roles to his name. Ever since the age of 5, he’s been p...

Joel Gomez

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Joel Gomez got his start as an intern at Top Cow Productions doing background assists on books such as Tomb Raider and Witchblade, then joined Asp...

Taylor Gonzalez

Adi Granov

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Adi Granov Adi works as an illustrator and designer primarily for Marvel. His most notable works include the Iron Man: Extremis series, written by...

Joe Graves

Julia Graves

Greg Grunberg

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Actor, Writer, Producer Greg Grunberg is best known for his roles as Matt Parkman in “Heroes,” The Pretzel King of St. Louis on “Masters of Sex”, P...

Sean Gunn

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Actor and writer Sean Gunn is best known for his role on Gilmore Girls as the quirky Kirk Gleason and Kraglin in the Marvel Universe films Guardian...

Jesse Heagy

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Born in Wheeling, WV and is a veteran of the USAF. He colored for HiFi Design in 2008 and worked on DC's Nightwing, Justice Society of America, Bo...

Kealy Heartly

Esperanza Hernandez

Tom Hodges

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Tom Hodges, known mostly for working in a Galaxy Far, Far Away, has been concentrating on building his own comic universe with Antiis Comics. Tom ...

Paige Holcomb

Greg Holmes Jr

Mekenzie Hopson

Danielle Hulse

Elijah Hurley

Molly Idle

Appearing Sat

Molly Idle was awarded a Caldecott Honor for Flora and the Flamingo. She is the creator of Flora and the Penguin, Flora and the Peacocks, and the R...

Carissa Hazel Infante

Mark Irwin

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Mark Irwin has worked with many of the world's largest entertainment properties, as an artist, art director, brand manager, and in business develop...

Autumn Ivy

Cortez James

Klaus Janson

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Klaus Janson is a comic book artist, working regularly for Marvel Comics and DC Comics. While he is best-known as an inker, Janson has frequently w...

Dave Johnson

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

An officially ordained Methodist Deacon. "Reverend" Dave Johnson may be best known for his minimalist covers on the noir Vertigo series, 100 Bullet...

Sam Jones

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

For a generation of moviegoers, Sam J. Jones is better known as Flash Gordon. Sam’s engaging portrayal of the quintessential comic strip space adv...

Joe Jozwowski

Adelaide Kane

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Adelaide Kane is an Australian actress best known for roles as Lolly Allen in the Australian soap opera Neighbours, Cora Hale in MTV’s Teen Wolf, M...

Kelcie Kanetani

Yuhki Kanetani

Chris Kenreigh

Amanda Keys

Scott Kolins

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

SCOTT KOLINS, award winning comic book creator, for his art on THE FLASH, and THE AVENGERS, JUSTICE LEAGUE and BLUE BEETLE. Scott has written and ...

Natalie Kriese

Andy Kuhn

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Andy Kuhn is the artist, and co-creator of the comic series Firebreather, with writer Phil Hester. In 2010 Firebreather was adapted into an Emmy ...

Mike Kunkel

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

First and foremost, Mike would say he's a cartoonist. Something he's wanted to do since he was a kid was write and draw cartoon stories. And wit...

Nick "Lanipator" Landis

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

After being forged in Asgard, Nick "Lanipator" Landis was deemed too powerful to be contained! Thus, he was banished to Earth, where he became an A...

Linda Larkin

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Linda Larkin (born March 20, 1970) is an American actress and voice actress. She is best known for voicing Princess Jasmine in Disney’s 1992 animat...

John Layman

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

John Layman is the creator, writer and letterer of CHEW, the New York Times best-selling, Harvey Award and multi-Eisner Award winning cannibal cop ...

Jae Lee

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Jae Lee is a Korean-American comic book artist, known for his dark and elegant style. In 1990, he became one of the youngest artists ever to work f...

Melissa LeGrand

Courtney Leigh

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Courtney is a gamer nerd, horror enthusiast, costumer, and all around geek. After growing up on an Ostrich farm in rural Arizona, Courtney Leigh mo...

Tom Leveen

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Tom Leveen is the author of eight novels with imprints of Random House and Simon & Schuster, has written for Image Comics’ Spawn comic book series,...

Justin Lizarraga

Amy Lukavics

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Ever since she was little, Amy was especially intrigued by horror books and movies. Raised in a small town in Northern Arizona, she sustained herse...

Mike MacLean

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Born and raised in Tempe, Arizona, Mike MacLean took a flying leap into the comics’ world, co-writing Lady Death, La Muerta, and Zack the Zombie Ex...

Sam Maggs

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Sam Maggs is an Associate Writer at BioWare, a writer on STAR TREK: WAYPOINT for IDW, and the bestselling author of WONDER WOMEN and THE FANGIRL'S ...

Sean Maher

Appearing Sat,Sun

Sean Maher is well known to television and film audiences for his role as ‘Dr. Simon Tam’ in Joss Whedon’s feature “Serenity”. The film was based o...

Aaron Mahnke

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat

AARON MAHNKE is the creator, producer, and host of the hit podcast Lore (Best of iTunes 2015 & 2016), Executive Producer of the Lore television sho...

Brianna Manjarrez

Melissa Marr

Appearing Sat,Sun

Melissa Marr is a NYT bestselling, award-winning author of novels, picture books, and short fiction. She is best known for the Wicked Lovely serie...

Chris Marshall

Charles Martinet

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Charles Martinet is an American actor and voice actor best known for voicing Mario in the Super Mario video game series. Martinet has voiced other ...

Jennifer Martinez

Juana Martinez-Neal

Appearing Sat

Juana Martinez-Neal is the daughter and granddaughter of painters. She started her story in Lima, Peru, and then moved to the United States. Juana ...

Sylvia Matthews

Eddie McClintock

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Eddie McClintock is a rare triple threat; handsome, dramatic and funny. After years of short lived network series, Eddie hit gold on “Warehouse 13”...

Christopher McCullough

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn is an American voice actress, writer, singer, and director. She is best known for her extensive English-language dubbing of ...

Rebekah McKendry

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Rebekah McKendry, PhD is an award-winning film and television director with a strong focus in the horror and science fiction genres. She is the co-...

Graham McTavish

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Graham McTavish is a Scottish television, and film actor best known for his roles as Dougal Mackenzie in the popular TV series "Outlander" (2014-16...

Shannon Messenger

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Shannon Messenger graduated from the USC School of Cinematic Arts where she learned--among other things--that she liked watching movies much better...

David Michelinie

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

David Michelinie has been a professional writer for over 40 years. He has written more than 600 comic book stories, in which he created several ch...

Brian and Kristy Miller

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Brian & Kristy Miller are the founders of digital color studio Hi-Fi Colour Design. The team at Hi-Fi colors comics like Doctor Who, Supergirl, Har...

Alexandra Monir

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Iranian-American author and recording artist Alexandra Monir has published five novels for young adults, including her popular debut, Timeless. A B...

Michael Moore

Albert Morales

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

ALBERT MORALES is the lead dropping cartoonist/comic book artist behind ANGRY ROOSTER STUDIOS. Albert is currently working on a new “secret X” MAR...

Joseph Mueller

Brandon Mull

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat

Brandon Mull is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Fablehaven, Beyonders, and Five Kingdoms series. He also created and outlined the S...

Marat Mychaels

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

MARAT MYCHAELS has worked in the comic book industry for over 25 years. He started out as Image Comics first rookie at the at the young age of 19 w...

Joseph Nassise

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Joseph Nassise is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of more than forty novels, including the Templar Chronicles series, the Jerem...

Todd Nauck

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Todd Nauck is a well-known artist of the comic book industry and works regularly for Marvel, DC, and Image Comics, with credits including Amazing S...

Yvonne Navarro

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

An American author who has published over twenty books, the titles AfterAge, deadrush, Final Impact, Red Shadows, DeadTimes, That’s Not My Name and...

Sylvain Neuvel

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

SYLVAIN NEUVEL dropped out of high school at age fifteen. Along the way, he has been a journalist, worked in soil decontamination, sold ice cream i...

Amy K. Nichols

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Amy K. Nichols has been a musician, a web designer, a political assistant, a teacher, and an armchair scientist. She has traveled overseas, studied...

Trina Nishimura

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Trina Nishimura has become a fixture in the anime scene over the past few years, primarily working with FUNimation Entertainment. At age 3, her fam...

Cary Nord

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Cary Nord is an Eisner-award winning comics artist and writer known for his work on books such as Daredevil and Conan The Legend. Cary Nord is t...

Alexis Noriega

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Alexis Noriega grew up in a family of nerds and geeks. Her father taught her a love of Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and cinema, and her mother taught her a lov...

Paige O'Hara

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Donna Paige Helmintoller, better known as Paige O’Hara (born May 10, 1956), is an American actress, voice actress, singer and painter. O’Hara began...

Phil Ortiz

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Come and be sketchanized by Phil and see what you would look like if you were to appear as a character on the Simpsons! It costs $70 per person to ...

Overly Critical Otakus

James A. Owen

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

James A. Owen is the author of the bestselling “Chronicles of the Imaginarium Geographica” series (“Here, There Be Dragons”), the creator of the cr...

Dan Panosian

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Dan Panosian is a comic book artist, with extensive credits as both a penciller and an inker and has additional credits as an advertising and story...

Christopher Paolini

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Christopher Paolini's love of fantasy and the natural beauty that surrounds his home in Montana inspired him to begin writing the Inheritance Cycle...

Bryce Papenbrook

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Bryce Papenbrook has been a professional voice over artist since the age of eight. He was introduced to the voice acting scene by his father, Bob P...

Dan Parent

Appearing Thursday-Sunday

Dan Parent is an American comic book artist and writer[ best known for his work for Archie Comics. A graduate of The Kubert School, Dan began work...

Morgan Parker

Tony Parker

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Tony Parker is an Eisner nominated comic artist and illustrator. He has drawn for nearly all major comic companies, is an Inkwell judge, and a form...

Mr. Creepy Pasta

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Creepy Pasta is the new Urban Legend. Horror stories and experiences from around the internet are crawling out of the wood work and coming to your ...

Buddy Perkins

Jason Peters

Aprilynne Pike

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Aprilynne Pike is an internationally best-selling American author best known for her debut novel Wings, which was released in English on May 5, 200...

Phoenix Fandom Productions

Brian Pulido

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Brian Pullido is an American comic book writer, creator, and director best known for his unique brand of edgy, pop culture entertainment and mercha...

Jens Ranieri

Oscar Renderos

Adam Rex

Appearing Sun

Adam Rex wrote and/or illustrated all the books you like including the New York Times bestselling Chu’s Day (written by Neil Gaiman), the New York...

Derek Riggs

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Born in Portsmouth, England and growing up in Coventry, Derek Riggs is a self-taught artist in traditional painting as well as digital. As an indep...

K Arsenault Rivera

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

K Arsenault Rivera was born in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, but moved to New York when she was a toddler. While not managing a nutritional supplement sto...

Shelby Robertson

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Shelby Robertson is a Phoenix, Arizona based comic book artist, writer, and recetly provided inks on Rob Liefeld's DEADPOOL : BAD BLOOD graphic nov...

Michael Rooker

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Michael Rooker is an American actor best known for his turn as the blue-skinned alien Yondu Udonta in 2014’s top grossing film Guardians of the Gal...

Madelyn Ruiz

Romina Russell

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Romina Russell is the author of the NYT/International Bestselling YA SF-Fantasy series, ZODIAC (Razorbill, Penguin Random House). Born in Buenos Ai...

Tim Sale

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Born in Ithaca, NY on May 1st 1956 Tim moved to Seattle WA shortly thereafter. Tim was educated at the University of Washington and then the John B...

Jim Salicrup

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Jim Salicrup is the Editor-in-Chief of Papercutz, the graphic novel publishing company he co-founded with Terry Nantier. Papercutz is devoted to pu...

Sincerely Sam

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Hello!My name is Sam and I am 22 years old. I’ve been what I would like to call an artist since I was a young kid, but didn’t start doing art as a ...

Larry Sanchez

Stuart Sayger

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Stuart Sayger is best known for his moody and atmospheric art. Recently he has produced covers for G.I.Joe, Dejah Thoris and Xena: Warrior Princess...

John Scalzi

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

John Scalzi is an American science fiction author and former president of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. He is best known for ...

Lisa Schepper

Brittany Schmidt

V.E. Schwab

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Victoria “V.E.” Schwab is the #1 NYT, USA, and Indie bestselling author of more than a dozen books, including Vicious, the Shades of Magic series, ...

Scott Serkland

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Scott Serkland was once a mild mannered illustrator and designer. At least he was until the effects of an unfortunate incident involving a microwav...

Daemon Seth

William Shatner

Appearing Fri,Sat

William Shatner is an actor, musician, singer, author, film director, spokesman and comedian. He gained worldwide fame and became a cultural icon f...

Julie Shields

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Hillywood Show

Appearing Sat,Sun

The Hillywood Show® is the brainchild of internet celebrities, sister duo, Hilly & Hannah Hindi. Each production features song and dance parodies ...

Savannah Sims

Amber Skies

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

AmberSkies is no stranger to the world of creation and has been a professional cosplayer hitting the circuit and making waves since 2010. She was r...

Jon Skovron

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Jon Skovron writes fantasy novels for adults and teens. Most recently, he is the author of the Empire of Storms trilogy published by Orbit book, be...

Melinda Snodgrass

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Melinda M. Snodgrass is a recovered lawyer, a screenwriter and novelist with novels available from both Tor Books — The Edge of Reason, The Edge of...

Scott Snyder

Appearing Sat,Sun

Scott Snyder has written comics for both DC and Marvel, including the bestselling series AMERICAN VAMPIRE, BATMAN and SWAMP THING, and is the autho...

Jazmine Sotello

Beth Sotelo

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

In 2001 Beth Sotelo began working in the comic book industry as a colorist for Top Cow Productions and has since worked for Aspen Comics, DC and M...

Charles Soule

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Charles Soule is an American comic book writer best known for writing Daredevil, She-Hulk, Death of Wolverine, and various Star Wars comics from Ma...

Priscilla Spencer

Lorenzo Sperlonga

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Lorenzo was born in 1969 in Rome, Italy and he has been living in Los Angeles, California since 1997. He is an internationally acclaimed pin-up ar...

Michael Stackpole

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Sam Sykes

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Sam Sykes is a very tall man who makes good books. His books include The City Stained Red, The Mortal Tally, God's Last Breath, and the Brave Chef...

Ralph Tedesco

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Ralph co-founded Zenescope Entertainment with Joe Brusha in 2005. He also serves as Zenescope’s Head of Film & Television and has written and creat...

John Timms

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

John Timms is a comic book artist for DC Comics. He is known for his work on the current run of Harley Quinn.

Billy Tucci

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

About Billy Tucci Billy Tucci is an award-winning cartoonist best known for his modern-day samurai fable, “Shi”. Through Billy’s Crusade Fine A...

James Tynion

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

James Tynion IV is an American comic book writer best known for his work on the Batman franchise at DC Comics. Tynion has worked on a number of ad...

Scott "Doc" Vaughn

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

‘Doc’ is a Phoenix based comic artist, illustrator and writer originally hailing from Wisconsin. His webcomic creation WARBIRDS OF MARS has spawne...

Armand Ventura

Sarah Vicary

Armand Villavert

Dom Vitalli

Brett Weldele

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Brett Weldele is an Eisner-nominated comic book painter and New York Times Bestselling Author. He has been published by nearly every major comic bo...

Ming-Na Wen

Appearing Sat

Ming-Na Wen currently stars as the kick-ass “Agent Melinda May” on Joss Whedon’s show for ABC, AGENT’S OF S.H.I.E.L.D. However, Ming-Na Wen first w...

Chuck Wendig

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Chuck Wendig is the New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Aftermath, as well as the Miriam Black thrillers, the Atlanta Burns books, and ...

Madison West

Anne Wheaton

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

After 17 years as a hairdresser, Anne Wheaton retired from her career to focus full time on her true passions: her love of rescue pets and helping ...

Wil Wheaton

Appearing Fri,Sat

Wil Wheaton is an American actor, blogger, voice actors, and writer. He is best known for his portrayals of Wesley Crusher in the television series...

Lisa Lou Who

Appearing Thursday - Sunday

Lisa Lou Who, winner of SyFy’s Cosplay Melee, started out as a seamstress for theatre and dance. Her obsessive love of video games, cartoons, and a...

Eric Wile

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Eric Wile is a credited video game designer. He has done level design, story boarding, concept design, game engine design etc. He currently reside...

Joshua Williamson

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Joshua Williamson resides in Portland OR, home of big trees, rain, and half the comic industry. Joshua has written for nearly every comic publisher...

Bennie Willie

Blake Wissman

Hana Wissman

Asta Young

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Asta Young is a 4 ft 5 little person cosplayer, artist, gamer, and the mother of pugs. She was born in Hong Kong and moved out to the United States...

Suzanne Young

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

Suzanne Young is the New York Times bestselling author of the Program series. Originally from Utica, New York, Suzanne moved to Arizona to pursue h...

Mike Zeck

Appearing Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun

When discussing comics heavy hitter, Mike Zeck, you’d have to argue which is his most influential work, or which is most deeply embossed on our pop...

Browse Celebrities

Venue Locations

2nd Floor West Gaming
Alice Cooper's Solid Rock School Stage
Changing Hands Author Signing Area
Changing Hands Signing Booth
Del Rey Signing Booth
Game CoLab Indie Gaming
Game On Expo Modern Gaming
Game On Expo Retro Gaming
H118
Hall of Heroes Planetarium
Hall of Heroes Scavenger Central
North 120 AB
North 120CD
North 121AB Coma Escape
North 121AB The Cell Escape
North 122ABC
North 123 Blood Drive
North 124AB
North 125AB
North 126AB
North 126C
North 127AB
North 127C
North 128AB
North 129AB
North 130
North 131AB
North 131C
North 132 ABC
North 221ABC
North 222AB
North 222C
North 223
North 224AB
North 225AB
North 226A
North 226BC
North 227AB
North 227C
North 228AB
North 229AB
North 230
North 231AB
North 231C
North 232A
North 232BC
Photo Booth A
Photo Booth B
Photo Booth C
Photo Booth D
RealTimeSTEAM shop
Third Street Outdoor Activities Area
West 101ABC
West 101ABC Event Area
West 102ABC
West 105ABC
West 106ABC
West 211AB
West 301ABCD

Schedule Categories

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Schedule Tags

18+
Anime and Animation
Books and Authors
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Comedy
Comic Books
Costuming and Cosplay
DC Superheroes
Disney
Doctor Who
Education
Fantasy
Game of Thrones
Games and Gaming Panels
Geek
Guardians of the Galaxy
Harry Potter
Horror
Kpop
Marvel Superheroes
Outdoor Events and Activities
Paid Events
Power Rangers
Professional Development
RTP
Science
Science Fiction
Signature Events
Star Trek
Star Wars
Steampunk
Tim Curry
Youth and Family