The Calgary Expo is very excited to add Lennie James to the growing roster of Media Guests. Lennie has worked on iconic projects such as The Walking Dead, Snatch, and Jericho.
The fun doesn’t stop after the convention closes! Join us for an evening of nerd-rock at Cowboys with Jess Harnell’s mash-up band Rock Sugar, supported by geek-music aficionado Kyle Stevens of Kirby Krackle.
Prepare to have the line between pop and metal blown to smithereens! Pour yourself a shot of Rock Sugar as voice actor Jess Harnell (Animaniacs) takes the stage to showcase their amped up brand of metal-pop fusion.
Kirby Krackle is an internationally touring nerd-rock artist featuring the music of songwriter and performer Kyle Stevens. Pioneering the genre in 2009, Kirby Krackle is known the world over as the go-to band for heartfelt songs dedicated to the best in comic books, video games, pop and geek-culture with YouTube videos boasting over 2.5 million views.
Tickets will be on sale as of Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 at 10am mst!
Voices Actors Jess Harnell (Animaniacs), Phil LaMarr (Futurama), Troy Baker (Batman: Arkham Origins), Nolan North (Batman: Arkham City), Charles Martinet (Mario and Luigi), and Steve Blum (Star Wars: Rebels) are heading to the Calgary Expo as part of 2016’s nerd-fest extravaganza. Tickets for the convention are currently on sale HERE.
Jess Harnell is known for his voice work in famous franchises such as Animaniacs and Transformers. He will also be performing with his pop rock mash-up band, Rock Sugar, Friday night at the Calgary Expo’s after show party at Cowboys.
Couldn’t celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek without the Captain! William Shatner will appear at Calgary Expo 2016.
William Shatner is known around the world as “Captain James T. Kirk” from the original Star Trek tv series (1966-1969), Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) and six films that followed, ending with Star Trek Generations (1994). [Read more…]
Bones is coming to join in on the 50th Trek party!
Karl is known to Star Trek fans as “Dr.Leonard “Bones” McCoy” in the new Star Trek film series (Star Trek, 2009; Star Trek Into Darkness, 2013; Star Trek Beyond, 2016). Additionally: Almost Human, Judge Dredd, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Xena: Warrior Princess. [Read more…]
Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo (Calgary Expo) is proud to announce that British acting legend, Sir Michael Gambon will attend Calgary Expo 2016. Sir Michael Gambon’s career spans such a wide variety of roles, including “Professor Albus Dumbledore” in the Harry Potter movies, “Henry Tyson” in Fortitude, “Philip Marlow” in the acclaimed The Singing Detective, “Thomas Holbrook” in Cranford, “Sardick” in the 2010 Doctor Who Christmas Special ‘A Christmas Carol’ and soon to be seen as “Godfrey” in the 2016 film Dad’s Army. He is truly an iconic acting legend, and a spectacular addition to the Calgary Expo line-up as we kick off our 11th year in Calgary. [Read more…]