ATTENTION! CALLING ALL NERDS…. ATTENTION! CALLING ALL NERDS….. No, its not the War of the Worlds or any other intergalactically challenged battle! What we do want you to know about is Tennessee’s largest pop culture event, Fanboy Expo’s Knoxville Comic Con, on July 12-14, 2019 at the Knoxville Convention Center. Make sure you come out to see why over 30,000 fans attend this 3 day event featuring celebrity guest, comic industry pros, artist guest, cosplay, vendors, food, live entertainment and so much more! Here is just some of the line-up that you don’t want to miss! We hope to see you there!
Paul Reubens is best known for portraying the iconic character Pee-wee Herman in Pee-wee’s Playhouse and Pee-wee’s Big Adventure. He can also be seen in movies like Mystery Men and blow as well as TV shows Gotham and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and The Blacklist. A rare opportunity to meet this comedic legend.
Richard Dean Anderson is best known for his iconic roles as Macgyver and as Major General Jack O’Neill in Stargate SG-1, Stargate Atlantis and Stargate Universe and so much more!
Frank Welker is best known is best known for voicing iconic characters Fred Jones and Scooby-Doo in the ScoobyDoo franchises which is celebrating its 50th Anniversary in 2019. He is also Megatron in the Transformer series and movie franchises. In addition he has voiced hundred of other characters on series such as The Real Ghostbusters, Garfield, Futurama, The Smurfs, Aladdin, GI Joe, Super Friends and many more!
John Noble is best known as Denethor in The Lord of the Rings Trilogy as well as Dr. Walter Bishop on Fringe, Henry Parrish on Sleepy Hollow and Mallus in DC’s Legends of Tomorrow! He has also appeared in the popular series 24.
Patrick Renna is best known for his iconic role as Hamilton ‘Ham’ Porter in the Baseball Classic The Sandlot. He has also starred in The Big Green, Son in Law and more!
Michael Nesmith is best known as a member of the pop rock band the Monkees and co-star of the TV series The Monkees (1966–1968). Nesmith’s songwriting credits include “Different Drum” (sung by Linda Ronstadt with the Stone Poneys).
Micky Dolenz is best known as a member of the pop rock band the Monkees and co-star of the TV series The Monkees (1966–1968).
Jodi Benson is best known for providing both the speaking and the singing voice of Disney’s Princess Ariel in The Little Mermaid and its sequel, prequel, and television series spinoff. She also is the voice of Barbie in Toy Story 2 & 3.
Tara Strong is best known for sharing her voice in shows like: The Fairly OddParents, The Powerpuff Girls, Rugrats, Teen Titans GO!, My Little Pony, DC Super Hero Girls, Inspector Gadget, Justice League, Ultimate Spiderman.
Guy Gilchrist Guy Gilchrist is best known as Jim Henson’s cartoonist. He created the “Muppets” comic strip and was instrumental in Henson’s “Fraggle Rock,” and the creation of “The Muppet Babies.” Throughout the years he has set his hand to some of the most beloved, high-profile cartoons, such as “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” “Looney Tunes,” “Tom & Jerry,” “Tiny Toons,” “The Pink Panther,” “Minnie Mouse,” and others.
Tom Cook’s animation work can be seen in classics like He-Man Masters of the Universe Classics , She-Ra Princess of Power, Bravestarr, The Original Ghostbusters, Blackstar, Thundar the Barbarian, Scooby Doo and Scrappy Doo and many many more!
Tom Sito is best known as a storyboard artist for He-man and the Master of the Universe, The Original Ghostbusters and story director for Challenge of the GoBots. In addition, Tom animated some of your favorite characters including Beast from Beauty and the Beast, Genie from Aladdin, Sebastian from The Little Mermaid as well as being an animator on Who Framed Roger Rabbit, The Lion King, Prince Of Egypt and many more!
Robert Lamb is an artist and writer who is best known for working at Filmation Studios as a storyboard artist on many popular cartoon series including He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, She-Ra: Princess of Power, BraveStarr and many more!