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Press Releases from Wizard World Inc. (14 total)

'Avengers,' 'Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Added To Wizard World Comic …

Anthony Mackie, who had the prominent role of "Sam Wilson/Falcon" in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Ant-Man and Captain America: Civil War, has been added to star-studded celebrity roster of Wizard World Comic Con Cleveland next weekend. Mackie, a hugely popular guest at several previous Wizard World events, will appear on Saturday and Sunday, March 18-19, at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland. Mackie also portrayed Dr.

Simmons, Somerhalder, Carpenter, Rooker To Attend Wizard World Comic Con St. Lou …

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2017 schedule with its fifth trip to America’s Center at Wizard World Comic Con St. Louis, April 7-9. Gene Simmons (Lead Singer, KISS, "Gene Simmons Family Jewels"), Ian Somerhalder (“The Vampire Diaries,” “Lost”), Jennifer Carpenter, Christian Camargo, James Remar (“Dexter”), Peter Tork and Micky Dolenz of (“The Monkees”), Michael Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy, “The Walking Dead”) and Loren Lester and Kevin Conroy

Wizard World Relaunches WizardWorld.com Website With Upgraded Appearance, Functi …

Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced the relaunch of its website, www.wizardworld.com, with a fresh redesign providing users more relevant information on its nationwide tour of pop culture conventions and associated business units, in a highly intuitive and sleek format. The all-encompassing new look and feel is in line with the Wizard World brand’s standing as a leader in the industry and the company’s expansion into other areas of the

‘Guardians,’ ‘X-Files,’ ‘Arrow,’ Mayhew Q&As Highlight Panels At Wiz …

Q&A sessions with Guardians of the Galaxy stars Dave Bautista, Michael Rooker, and Sean Gunn, “X-Files” standouts David Duchovny and Mitch Pileggi, “Arrow” headliners Stephen Amell and David Ramsey, Peter Mayhew (Star Wars), Michael Cudlitz and Steven Yeun (“The Walking Dead”), Christopher Lloyd and Tom Wilson (Back to the Future), a concert by videogame tribute band “Critical Hit,” costume contests, comics-themed sessions, screenings, gaming and more are among the programming

Wizard World To Screen Original 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' In New Orleans, Satu …

Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) presents its first screening of the 1975 classic musical The Rocky Horror Picture Show during the Wizard World Comic Con New Orleans, Saturday, January 7. For the first time, Wizard World, the leading producer of pop culture events nationwide, is expanding its footprint in the entertainment industry. Tickets are available in advance for $10 at https://wizardworld.ticketleap.com/rhpsscreening/. Barry Bostwick, who starred as "Brad Majors" in the cult

Dave Bautista (WWE® Superstar Batista™), Finn Bálor™ Blast Into Wizard Wor …

WWE® Superstar Batista™ (Dave Bautista), who stars as “Dax the Destroyer” in the blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy franchise, and WWE® Superstar Finn Bálor™ will attend the 2017 Wizard World Comic Con New Orleans. Bautista will appear on Saturday, January 7, while Balor will visit on Sunday, January 8. They will join a star-studded roster of top celebrities, including Bautista’s fellow GOTG standouts Michael Rooker and Sean Gunn, scheduled to

Wizard World Announces 2017 Comic Con Tour Schedule

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced its 2017 Tour with 16 shows, beginning in New Orleans, January 6-8, 2017 and completing the year in Austin, November 17-19. For a complete list of shows, visit www.wizardworld.com. “We have been working diligently to put together a schedule which will allow fans from across the country to enjoy the world-class celebration of pop culture and fandom that every Wizard World Comic Con show

Staite, Sorbo, Marsters, Underwood To Attend Wizard World Richmond, September 9- …

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2016 schedule with its third trip to the Greater Richmond Convention Center at Wizard World Richmond, September 9-11. Jewel Staite (Firefly, “Serenity”), Kevin Sorbo (“Hercules,” “Andromeda”), James Marsters (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Caprica”), and Sara Underwood (“Attack of the Show!”) headline the roster of celebrity guests scheduled to attend the pop culture extravaganza, the 14th event on Wizard World's calendar of comic con

Taylor, Johnson, Somerhalder, Marsters To Attend Wizard World Columbus, July 29- …

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2016 schedule with its sixth trip to the Greater Columbus Convention Center at Wizard World Columbus, July 29-31. Eliza Taylor (“The 100,” The November Man), Amy Jo Johnson (“Mighty Morphin Power Rangers,” “Felicity”), Ian Somerhalder (“The Vampire Diaries,” “Lost”), James Marsters (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Caprica”), Jewel Staite (“Firefly”), Lindsey Morgan (“The 100,” “General Hospital”), Elizabeth Rodriguez (“Fear the Walking Dead,” “Orange is

Gerhard, Larroca, MBaron, Cook Among Top Comics Creators To Attend Wizard World …

Eisner Award winners Gerhard (“Cerebus”), Salvador Larroca (“Iron Man,” “Uncanny X-Men”), Mike Baron (“Nexus,” “The Punisher”), as well as Tom Cook ("He-Man," "She-Ra"), Michael Golden (“Batman,” “Spider-Man”), Clinton Hobart (Disney fine art), Angel Unzueta (“Titans,” “The Flash”), James O’Barr (“The Crow”), Guy Gilchrist (writer/cartoonist, “Nancy,” “Muppet Babies”), and Phil Ortiz (“The Simpsons,” “Muppet Babies”) are among the leading comics artists and writers scheduled to attend Wizard World Madison, April 8-10

Bruce Campbell’s Horror Film Festival Returns To Chicago August 18-21; Announc …

Horror fans across the Midwest will again be treated to the best in genre film as Bruce Campbell’s Horror Film Festival returns to the Chicago area from August 18-21. The 3rd annual festivities will feature dozens of films including the U.S. and World Premieres of both features and shorts, special anniversary screenings, 35mm repertory screenings, and a variety of special guests. The festival will once again be held in conjunction

Taylor, Staite, Boyd, Frain Scheduled To Attend Wizard World Minneapolis, May 6- …

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2016 schedule with its third trip to the Minneapolis Convention Center at Wizard World Minneapolis, May 6-8. Robin Lord Taylor and James Frain (“Gotham”), Jewel Staite (Firefly, “Serenity”), Billy Boyd (The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World), Falk Hentschel (“Legends of Tomorrow”), and James Marsters (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) headline the roster of celebrity guests

Mixed Martial Arts Legend Georges St-Pierre To Attend Wizard World Philadelphia …

One of the most popular mixed martial arts fighters in the world, Georges St-Pierre will attend Wizard World Philadelphia on Sunday, June 5, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, it was announced today by the Quebec native and Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD). The three-time former UFC Welterweight champion, known by many as the best “pound-for-pound” MMA athlete ever, will greet fans, sign autographs and pose for photo ops at his

Ferry, David, McCrea, DeMatteis Headline Artist Alley At Wizard World Las Vegas, …

Eisner Award winners Peter David (“The Incredible Hulk,” “Wolverine”) and J.M. DeMatteis (“Spider-Man,” “Moonshadow”), as well as standouts John McCrea ("Hitman," "Transmetropolitan"), Bob Camp (“Ren and Stimpy”), Jorge Molina (“X-Men,” “Captain America”), Pasqual Ferry ("Wolverine," "X-Men"), Miguel Sepulveda (“Green Lantern,” “Red Lanterns”), Tom Cook (“He-Man,” “Superfriends”), Michael Golden (“Batman,” “Spider-Man”), Arthur Suydam (“Marvel Zombies” “Army of Darkness”) and Phil Ortiz (“The Simpsons,” “Muppet Babies”) are among the leading comics artists