Margot Kidder: Superman’s Lois Lane! Margot Kidder is most famous for her acclaimed performance as Lois Lane in four Superman films. ROOM 3501 (Upper level)
Michael Dorn & Marina Sirtis: ST:TNG’s Klingon and Betazoid stars take the stage to take you behind the scenes of one of the greatest science fiction series in history. ROOM 3501 (Upper level)
Planet Comicon is pleased to offer an advance PDF preview of the 2014 Program Guide (right click the link to download the PDF). This 16-page comic book size publication features listings of media guests, artists alley tables, exhibitors, and a listing of panel programming. The 2014 Program Guide will be distributed free to Planet Comicon attendees while supplies last.
The cover of the program guide is by Kansas City’s Charlie Podrebarac who has produced the popular comic strip CowTown since 1984. The cover was coordinated by the team at GoComics.com and Andrews McMeel Publishing. Planet Comicon extends a hearty thank you to Charlie Podrebarac and Andrews McMeel/GoComics.com.
Bad Karma will also be featured panel guests! Saturday, March 15, 11:00 – 11:50 AM, in ROOM 2502 (Lower level). Meet the creators and listen as they answer questions about the Kickstarter process, the concept behind the book and get a preview of BAD KARMA VOLUME TWO!
Elite Comics is bringing in a special guest for Planet Comicon: Darryl McDaniels of RUN DMC!
Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, a founding member of iconic rap group, RUN DMC is embarking on his next project that is aiming to change the face of pop culture forever! Combining two of his first loves, hip hop culture and comic books DMC is ready to throw his hat into the ring as an independent publisher with an original comic DMC.
Elite Comics will have an Elite Comics Exclusive cover of the #0 issue of DMC for sale at Planet Comcon 2014! Check out the awesome work they are doing over at www.dmc-comics.com !
Jason Latour is a comic book writer and artist . His upcoming projects include: writing Marvel’s WOLVERINE AND THE X-MEN and teaming with writer Jason Aaron as the artist & co-creator of SOUTHERN BASTARDS from Image Comics.
Past works include art on DJANGO UNCHAINED, SLEDGEHAMMER 44, B.P.R.D., WOLVERINE, and SCALPED, as well as writing duties on WINTER SOLDIER, WOLVERINE: JAPAN’S MOST WANTED and LOOSE ENDS. Charlotte, NC is where Jason learned both his drawl and to draw.
After a successful KickStarter campaign, Steven is currently working on finishing up his own book Symbiosis. Check out his project here https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/570044257/symbiosis-a-creative-commons-art-book
Comic book artist and writer Phil Hester’s credits include quite a variety of subjects, as well as talents. He has penciled comics including Swamp Thing, Brave New World, Flinch, Ultimate Marvel Team-Up, Clerks: The Lost Scene, The Crow: Waking Nightmares, The Wretch, Aliens: Purge, and Green Arrow.
During his run on Green Arrow, he created the characters Mia Dearden and Onomatopoeia with writer Kevin Smith as well as Constantine Drakon with writer Judd Winick. Hester co-created Uncle Slam and Firedog with his Green Arrow collaborator, artist Ande Parks.
Phil worked with Robert Kirkman on Marvel’s Irredeemable Ant-Man and has written The Black Terror for Dynamite Entertainment, based on plot ideas by Alex Ross, as part of the Project Superpowers Universe. He also wrote DC’s Wonder Woman, based on the notes and outline by J. Michael Straczynski, after Straczynski left the title.
Phil is now writing on projects with Image Comics, Invincible Universe, and IDW’s T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents and penciling DC Comics’ Adventures Of Superman.