The POWER MAN himself LUKE CAGE will be a Hero for Hire at #MC3 on October 16-17, 2021! Motor City Comic Con, Michigan’s longest running and largest comic and pop-culture event, is pleased to announce Mike Colter will attend this year’s convention which will be held on October 15-17th at the Suburban Collection Showplace. Mike Colter will be available on Saturday, October 16th and Sunday, October 17th to sign autographs ($50) and professional photo ops by Pose Photos ($65).
He joins the list of recently announced guest appearances including Elijah Wood, Ming-Na Wen, Giancarlo Esposito, Ice-T and Coco, Joey Fatone, Mario Lopez, Denis Lawson, David Koechner, David Yost, Britt Baker, Jodi Benson, Jim Cummings, Luci Christian, Gaten Matarazzo, Justin Briner, Alexander Ludwig, and Nolan North, to name a few. To purchase tickets and for more information, please visit MotorCityComicCon.com
Mike Colter is an actor best known for his role as Luke Cage in Marvel’s Luke Cage, The Defenders, and Jessica Jones, all set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He has also appeared as Lemond Bishop in the television series The Good Wife and The Good Fight, Malcolm Ward in Ringer, Jameson Locke in the Halo franchise and Agent J’s father in Men in Black 3. Colter’s first role was in the film Million Dollar Baby as boxer Big Willie Little. He also guest starred on Law & Order: Trial By Jury, Law and Order: Criminal Intent, The Good Wife, ER, and The Parkers as well as several TV movies. He starred in the series Ringer. In 2012, he was featured in the final act of the film Men in Black 3, playing agent J’s father in the year 1969.
In 2014, Colter began portraying the role of Agent Jameson Locke in the Halo franchise. Colter starred in the series Halo: Nightfall and provided the motion capture for Agent Locke in Halo 5: Guardians, and the voice acting is performed by Ike Amadi. He also co-starred as Luke Cage in Jessica Jones on Netflix. The first season was released online on November 20, 2015. This was followed by the character’s own series, Luke Cage, and the first season was released on September 30, 2016. The second season’s release followed on June 22, 2018. In between the two seasons, Colter also played Luke in The Defenders. He also starred in the 2018 alien invasion movie Extinction. Colter was announced as the male lead in the CBS drama pilot, Evil as David Acosta, a Catholic seminarian who assesses unexplained phenomena for supernatural or scientific explanations. In 2020, Colter starred in the Netflix anthology series Social Distance.
Motor City Comic Con’s annual event takes place every May and because of the health restrictions, the 2021 event was moved to October 15-17, 2021. The convention will return to being hosted annually in May, in 2022. Both events will take place at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi. The biggest and baddest weekend in Michigan will feature actors from the television, movie, and streaming industry, along with the most creative artists, writers, and comic book creators in the industry.
An added convenience feature this year for guests to avoid the long admission lines, will be RFID wristbands! RFID wristbands are available for purchase and mailed to homes for an additional $15 fee. Fans who purchase these RFID wristbands and have them mailed prior to the con will not have to wait in any lines before entering the convention and get a faster start to their
Motor City Comic Con experience. This option allows guests to skip registration by simply putting on the wristband before entering the show.
Motor City Comic Con General Ticket prices and packages:
Adult Pricing (ages 13 and up)
- Friday – $30*
- Saturday – $40*
- Sunday – $35*
- VIP – $249*
- Adult Weekend Pass – $85*
Kids 5 and under are free all weekend
Kids 6-12 are $10* on Friday and Saturday
Kids Weekend – $20*
Sunday is Kids Day – All kids 12 and under are free
*Additional processing fees will apply
The 2021 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, October 15 (12:30 p.m. to 7
p.m.), Saturday, October 16 (10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.) and Sunday, October 18 (10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.). Future announcements of media guests, comic guests, exhibitors and events will be
announced and posted to MotorCityComicCon.com in the coming months.