And there you have it folks, the final roster for the Expo this year. Beginning to understand why they split it up so much. There’s a lot of talent there this year (Like local boy Mark Meer!)…
Check out the press release below for even more:
Edmonton Expo adds Christian Slater (Mr.Robot), Elizabeth Henstridge (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.), Carlos Valdes (The Flash, Arrow), and more to 2016 event
Expo to celebrate 5th Anniversary September 23-25; one of the fastest growing pop culture events of its kind in the country
Edmonton, AB (September 6, 2016) – Teen heartthrob turned Golden Globe Winner, Christian Slater, will appear at the Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo this year. He is currently starring as the mysterious hactivist title character in the USA series Mr.Robot, which picked up the ‘Best Television Series – Drama’ award at the Golden Globes this year after just one season and earned Slater a ‘Best Supporting Actor (Series or Television Movie)’ nod. Slater’s film career has spanned 4 decades: Heathers, True Romance, Interview with a Vampire, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, and more.
He will be joined by two actors currently starring in hit comic-based TV shows: Elizabeth Henstridge (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) and Carlos Valdes (The Flash, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow). Mark Meer, an Edmonton native who’s voice is known around the world as the iconic video game character “Commander Shepard” from Bioware’s Mass Effect series, as well as other hit games series like Dragon Age and Baldur’s Gate, is also set to appear.
September 6 Guest News:
- Christian Slater (Mr.Robot, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles, Broken Arrow, Heathers, FernGully: The Last Rainforest, True Romance, Alias, Breaking In, Mind Games)
- Carlos Valdes (The Flash, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow, Vixen)
- Elizabeth Henstidge (Mavel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.)
- Mark Meer, Voice Actor, Actor, Improviser (Baldur’s Gate series, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Mass Effect series, Dragon Age series, Tiny Plastic Men, The Irrelevant Show, Captain Canuck, The Long Dark)
Organizers also announced new creator guests and professional cosplayers added to the roser. The full guest list can be found here: http://edmontonexpo.com/guests/