Jaimie Alexander and J. August Richards to be Featured at Los Angeles Comic Book and Sci-Fi Show in March 2014
LOS ANGELES COMIC BOOK AND SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION PRESENTS
JAIMIE ALEXANDER (THOR: THE DARK WORLD)
J. AUGUST RICHARDS (MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.)
MARCH 16, 2014
Los Angeles, CA-February 20, 2014-The LOS ANGELES COMIC BOOK AND SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION presents JAIMIE ALEXANDER, the “Lady Sif” in MARVEL’S THOR and THOR: THE DARK WORLD Movies and J. AUGUST RICHARDS who stars as “Mike Peterson/Deathlok” on the ABC-TV Series MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. among the Special Guests appearing at the show being held on SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 2014.
JAIMIE ALEXANDER stars as Lady Sif in MARVEL’S THOR and THOR: THE DARK WORLD Movies and reprises this role in a special episode of MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. airing on ABC-TV during March. JAIMIE ALEXANDER also starred as Jessi in the ABC Science Fiction series Kyle XY and had a memorable arc on Nurse Jackie. She next stars for Ryan Murphy in his HBO drama series, OPEN. JAIMIE recently starred with Arnold Schwarzenegger in the movie The Last Stand, and next appears with Amber Heard and Billy Bob Thornton in LONDON FIELDS. JAIMIE ALEXANDER will be signing autographs in this one hour appearance from 12:00 P.M.-1:00 P.M. There’s a charge for each autograph but it includes a photo of JAIMIE ALEXANDER as LADY SIF (any other items are subject to approval).
J. AUGUST RICHARDS is known for starring as Vampire Hunter Charles Gunn in Joss Whedon’s Angel TV Series for four seasons. J. AUGUST RICHARDS went on to guest star in several series such as The Mentalist, Warehouse 13, The 4400, CSI: Miami, Arrow and was a regular on Raising the Bar as Marcus McGrath. J. AUGUST RICHARDS is now a regular on MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. and it’s recently been revealed that his character is DEATHLOK, which adds a superhero element to this series. J. AUGUST RICHARDS will appear from 2:00 P.M.-3:00 P.M. to sign autographs (there is a charge but it includes choice of photo).
JOHN KRICFALUSI (also known as JOHN K) is the creator of REN AND STIMPY and THE RIPPING FRIENDS animated series, and the founder of Spumco Animation Studio. JOHN K is currently working with Miley Cyrus as artistic director for her Bangerz tour. JOHN K will be doing caricature and character sketches and signing his new Spumco Hardcover book from 10:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.
LISA LORING is known for her role as Wednesday Addams in the Classic 1964-1966 ABC-TV Series THE ADDAMS FAMILY. 2014 is the 50th Anniversary of THE ADDAMS FAMILY so come visit LISA on this special Anniversary where she will be signing autographs from 11:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. There’s a charge for each autograph but it includes a choice of photo. The Convention will be posting some rare behind the scenes photos from THE ADDAMS FAMILY at the Convention facebook page at www.facebook.com/comicbookscifi leading up to the show date.
RUBEN PROCOPIO is one of the Artists for DC Comics BATMAN ’66 which continues the adventures of the Adam West and Burt Ward Batman TV series. BATMAN ’66 #8 (release date late February) is an all interior art by RUBEN PROCOPIO issue as he draws two stories for this issue featuring King Tut and Shane (20 pages each). RUBEN worked for Walt Disney’s Animation Department for 25 years on such features as The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast and The Lion King. RUBEN founded Masked Avenger Studios to expand his sculpting, design and comic book illustration services to a wider array of clients. RUBEN will take sketch commissions at the Convention from 12:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M.
ROGER CRAIG SMITH is the Voice Actor behind CAPTAIN AMERICA in Marvel’s Avengers Assemble animated series, BRUCE WAYNE/BATMAN in the Batman: Arkham Origins Video Game, and SONIC THE HEDGEHOG in Sonic Boom TV Series and Video Games such as Sonic Lost World, Sonic Generations, Sonic Free Riders, Sonic Colors and many others. ROGER’S other voice roles include starring as Forge/Hellion/Kamal in Wolverine and the X-Men, Duke/Lift Ticket in G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Video Game, Chris Redfield in Resident Evil Video Game, Ezio Auditore da Firenze in Assassin’s Creed Video Game and Thomas on the Cartoon Network’s Regular Show. ROGER has also done many anime related voices such as Keiichi Gotoh in Patlabor: The Movie, Raiga Kurosuki/Idate Morino/Kota in Naruto, Shinji Hirako/Ryusei Kenzaki/Noba in Bleach. ROGER signs autographs from 11:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. There’s a charge for each autograph but it includes a choice of photo.
OLIVIA HACK starred as CINDY BRADY in the 1995 Movie A Very Brady Sequel, as PICARD’S DAUGHTER in Star Trek: Generations, and as TANA SCHRICK in the Gilmore Girls TV Series. OLIVIA has also done Voice Acting portraying KATOONI in Star Wars: The Clone Wars, MAO/IRENE in Blood+, TY LEE in Avatar: The Last Airbender, CHLOE in Bratz: Go To Paris The Movie, and the voice of CINDY BRADY in Family Guy. OLIVIA signs autographs from 11:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. There’s a charge for each autograph but it includes a choice of photo.
The LOS ANGELES COMIC BOOK AND SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION will take place SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 2014 at the Shrine Auditorium Expo Center, 700 West 32nd Street, in Los Angeles, across the street from USC College. Show Hours are 10:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M. Regular Admission is only $10.00, five years and under are free. Early Admission is $12.00. The Dealers Room features over one hundred tables full of Old and New Comic Books, Toys, Action Figures, Trading Cards, Trade Paperbacks, Graphic Novels, DVDs, Movie Memorabilia and many other collectibles! Check www.comicbookscifi.com and www.facebook.com/comicbookscifi for more information!
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|SacAnime is the anime convention “Where Fans Come to Play”, providing Japanese influenced pop culture fun for the entire family. Events include live outdoor concerts with Eyeshine and akaiSky, a huge vendors room, cosplay masquerade, lolita tea party, maid cafe, video game tournaments, artists alley, panels and workshops and much more. Special Guests include voice actors Jennifer Hale (Mass Effect, Metroid, Star Wars), Johnny Yong Bosch (Power Rangers, Bleach, Akira), Roger Craig Smith (Sonic the Hedgehog, Assassin’s Creed, Resident Evil), Michelle Ruff (Bleach), Travis Willingham (Full Metal Alchemist, Streetfighter IV, Super Hero Squad) and Laura Bailey (Full Metal Alchemist, Streetfighter IV, Fruits Basket, Blood Rayne).|
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Sacramento, CA 95815
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|Jennifer Hale, Roger Craig Smith, Michelle Ruff, Johnny Yong Bosch, Travis Willingham, Laura Bailey|
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|About This Convention:||SAC-CON is the premiere comic book and toy show in the Sacramento and surrounding area; we offer some of the top guests and artist talent along with a family friendly environment/|
|Convention Guests||ROGER CRAIG SMITH – Roger Craig Smith supplied the voice of Deidara in “Naruto: Shippuden”, Temujin in “Naruto: The Legend of the Stone of Gelel.” Roger’s Naruto series characters include the creepy Raiga Kurosuke, smooth-talker Idate Morino, Dan, and many others. In the video game “Naruto: Clash of Ninja Revolution 2,” Roger voiced both Bando and Towa. In the anime series “Code Geass,” he voices the uptight Gilbert G.P. Guilford. Roger played the role of Prince Phillip, in the Disney DVD “Disney Princess Enchanted Tales: Follow Your Dreams.”In the video game world, Roger is the voice of Chris Redfield, in “Resident Evil 5.” He also played Curtis Miller in the movie “Resident Evil: Degeneration.” Other gaming credits include Ezio Auditore da Firenze in “Assassin’s Creed 2â€³, Apsel in “Too Human,” Runt in “Chicken Little: Ace in Action,” and Harrison Pike in ” Medal of Honor: Vanguard.” He has also voiced characters in “Mad World,” “Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots,” “CSI:NY The Game,” “Afro Samurai: The Game,” “Fracture,” “Turning Point: Fall of Liberty,” and Digimon World Data Squad.” He currently narrates Say Yes to the Dress” on TLC and “Yard Crashers” on the DIY Network.
DARICK ROBERTSON – Robertson has illustrated hundreds of comics in his twenty plus years in the industry. His body of work ranges from science fiction characters of his own creation to headlining on renowned classic characters from Marvel and DC Comics. Robertson is best known as the co-creator and illustrator of the biting satires TRANSMETROPOLITAN and THE BOYS.In January of 2010 he wrote and illustrated CONAN: THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWN for Dark Horse Comics. Darick currently lives in California with his wife and two children. When he’s not drawing comics, which is almost all the time, he creates custom action figures, writes music, sings and plays guitar.
BRYANT BRIDGEWATERS – Bryant Bridgewaters is the artist and co-creator of the graphic novel titled “Red Bella”. The series chronicles the life of Elena Rossalini, a young Italian serial killer living in modern Naples, Italy.
When not at her depressing day job as a paralegal, she is consumed by her desire to destroy those she deems to have sinned in the eyes of God.
As the plot thickens, things are not as they seem to be. Corruption and conspiracy affect her life as she carries out the most violent form of justice ever recorded.
The graphic novel will be available for sale as well as signed prints and more.
RON LIM – Lim is best known for his work with Marvel Comics on their various “cosmic” titles such as Silver Surfer, which he pencilled for almost 6 years. He also pencilled Infinity Gauntlet, Infinity War and Infinity Crusade, Thanos Quest and Thanos. Other titles he has contributed to include Captain America, X-Men 2099, X-Men Unlimited, Spider-Man, Green Lantern, Rann/Thanagar: Holy War, The Flash, Daredevil, Excalibur, Sonic the Hedgehog, Sovereign 7, The Avengers, Avengers Next, Cable & Deadpool, Captain Marvel, Cosmic Powers, Conan The Barbarian, Deadpool Corps, Iron Man, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Mystery in Space, Metallix, Thor, Venom, Zombie Tales, J2, Generation X, Mutant X, Skarr: Son of Hulk, GI Joe, Ex-Mutants, Green Arrow, Hawkman, Hero Allience, What Ifâ€¦?, Badger, Stormwatch, Dragon Lines, Doctor Strange Sorcerer Supreme, Superman, Xena, Fantastic Four, Fantastic Five and the comic adaptations of Laurell K. Hamilton’s “Anita Blake, Vampire Hunt er”.
JASON DUBE – Jason Dube- All around nice guy, Jason Dube has been writing/drawing/self-publishing comics for over the last decade. He has worked on Scattered, Panda Days, Wildflower: Lost Yesterdays, Night Owl, Waiting For Something To Happen, Amber Hagerman Deserves Justice, The Blonde Assassin and Caffiene Poisoned. Throughout the course of the last several years, Jason has had the opportunity to apply his college education in graphic communications,to his present job. This has provided him with the experience to design in a fast-paced environment. In conjunction with this, Jason has also used his skills in the art and graphic design fields to obtain numerous positions which increased, and honed his talents and abilities. He acquired a position as a conceptual artist with a video game company, as well as teaching a comprehensive cartooning class, along with working as a teacher with ARTWISE. In addition to these, Jason also completed several collaborative projects with vari ous independent comic book companies as artist, colorist, adding text and layout artist. (Companies include NEKO PRESS, BLUE WATER PRODUCTIONS, WHAM BANG COMICS). Jason recently opened an art studio (Scattered Comics Studios) where several artists work to help with the expanding workload that he has been bringing in from other clients. www.scatteredcomics.com
|Venue Address||The Scottish Rite Center 6151 H Street
Sacramento, California 95819
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