Motor City Comic Con, Michigan’s longest and largest comic pop-culture event, is pleased to announce, “Lucifer” star Tom Ellis will attend this year’s convention on Friday, May 17 – Sunday, May 19th, 2019 at the Suburban Collection Showplace. Tom Ellis will be hosting a panel Q&A and will be available for autographs and professional photo ops. Tickets are on sale on the Motor City Comic Con website. For more information on pricing for autographs and photo ops go to www.motorcitycomiccon.com
Thomas John Ellis is a Welsh actor from Cardiff, Wales. He is best known for playing Gary Preston in the sitcom “Miranda” (2009–2015) and Lucifer Morningstar in the American television series “Lucifer” (2016 – present). Other notable roles include Justyn in Channel 4’s “No Angels” and Thomas Milligan in the series three finale of the BBC One science-fiction television program “Doctor Who”. In July and August 2009, Ellis starred in ITV comedy drama “Monday Monday” with Fay Ripley. He was also cast as Detective Inspector Bland in Agatha Christie’s “Poirot”. Ellis was the star of the USA network series “Rush”, playing a Hollywood physician. In 2011, he starred in the role of Mark Etches in the British supernatural drama “The Fades”. In February 2015, it was announced that Ellis was cast as Lucifer Morningstar in the Fox television drama “Lucifer”, based on the comic with the same name, which premiered on January 225th, 016. The show was renewed by Netflix for a fourth season which will air in 2019.
This year will be monumental as Motor City Comic Con embarks on its 30th year and is expected to be the biggest convention in their history. Motor City Comic Con will utilize Suburban Collection Showplace’s newly expanded 180,000 square foot space by adding more events, exhibitors, media guests and comic guests as well as plans to introduce new concepts. Fans can expect to experience Sporcle trivia and Geek Speed Dating along with more exciting activities to be announced. This annual event attracts over 60,000 attendees each year with the opportunity to increase attendance for 2019. Fans can still expect all their traditional favorites such as Cosplay Contest with celebrity judges, an after-party on Saturday night and many kid-friendly activities.
The 2019 Motor City Comic Con will be held at the Suburban Collection Showplace which is located at 46100 Grand River Avenue in Novi, Michigan on Friday, May 17 (12:30 PM to 7 PM), Saturday, May 18 (10:30 AM to 7 PM) and Sunday, May 19 (10:30 AM to 5 PM).
Doors open 30 minutes earlier for advance ticket holders. Future announcements of media guests, comic guests, exhibitors and events will be announced and posted to
www.motorcitycomiccon.com in the coming months.