Meet your favourite comic and pop culture stars at Supanova - Australia's answer to Comic-Con!
Written by Prue Thomas on 10th June, 2014
Supanova, Australia's own answer to Comic-Con, hits our shores in Sydney 13-15 June and Perth June 20-22! With an already star studded lineup from the worlds of comic books, animation/cartoons, science-fiction, pulp TV/movies, toys, console gaming, trading cards, fantasy, entertainment technology, books, internet sites and fan-clubs, this years bill is sure to get your inner-geek on!
Supanova's June tour just got a whole lot shinier, with the addition of Game of Thrones' King Slayer, 'Jaime Lannister' (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau), Battlestar Galactica's, 'Apollo', (Jamie Bamber) and Adventure Time's 'Marceline the Vampire Queen', (Olivia Olson)!
Check out our top picks from the line-up.
Known to millions as the man whose Super Heroes propelled Marvel to its preeminent position in the comic book industry, Stan's co-creations include Spider-Man , The Incredible Hulk , X-Men , The Fantastic Four , Iron Man , as well as hundreds of others. He introduced Spider-Man * as a syndicated newspaper strip that became the most successful of all syndicated adventure strips and has appeared in more than 500 newspapers worldwide.
See Stan Lee in Sydney at FILMINK Features:
4.40pm - 5.30pm Friday June 13, 1.50pm - 2.40pm Saturday June 14 & 1.30pm - 2.20pm Sunday June 15.
Since 2011, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has played Jaime Lannister in HBO's hit series Game of Thrones, a television show based on George R. R. Martin's best-selling novel A Song of Ice and Fire.
Nikolaj is currently working on the film Gods of Egypt, a story about a human thief who helps one god seek revenge on another. Nikolaj will star as Horus (God of the Sky) in the film, which will be directed by Australia's Alex Proyas and is set for release in 2016.
Nikolaj will conduct a general admission Q&A each weekend, and participate in signing* and photo* sessions throughout each Saturday (10.30am to 5.30pm) and Sunday (11am to 5pm) in both cities. Please see the event guide for times and locations. [Enter hyperlink to event guide]
PERTH FANS PLEASE NOTE: Nikolaj is currently filming in Sydney and we've been informed that his schedule is in a state of flux meaning there's a chance he may need to remain in Sydney to film during the Perth Supanova Expo weekend. If you're buying tickets to the Perth expo purely for Nikolaj we suggest holding off until his schedule is 100% confirmed.
Cassidy stars as the female lead in the smash hit CW series, ARROW. Next, Cassidy can also be seen in the thriller titled THE SCRIBBLER, in which she plays the lead character 'Suki' and is also starring Michelle Trachtenberg and Eliza Dushku.
Katie will conduct a general admission Q&A each weekend, and participate in signing* and photo* sessions on Friday in Sydney (2pm to 6pm), and throughout each Saturday (10.30am to 5.30pm) and Sunday (11am to 5pm) in both cities
Manu has developed a large fan following for his portrayal of the powerful Crixus in Spartacus: Blood and Sand. Currently, Bennett stars in the smash hit CW series ARROW as Slade Wilson who is best known to fans as Deathstroke the Terminator! He is also the physical and vocal performer who creates the animated character of Azog The Defiler in The Hobbit trilogy.
Manu will conduct a general admission Q&A each weekend, and participate in signing* and photo* sessions on Friday in Sydney (2pm to 6pm), and throughout each Saturday (10.30am to 5.30pm) and Sunday (11am to 5pm) in both cities.
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*Fees may apply