Stan Lee’s LA Comic Con 2017 just got awesomer (yes: I said AWESOMER!)

Just received this press release from Stan Lee’s folks. I’ll post it in its entirety below, but let me hit some of the highlights:

Melissa Joan Hart. And most of the rest of the cast of Sabrina the Teenage Witch for a reunion panel. (She seems like she would be fun to hang around with, doing nothing, lol…)

Scott Bakula and Donald Bellisario for a Quantum Leap panel. (Still a fan of Enterprise, btw. Highly underappreciated. And Bellisario? All the greats run through him.)

Katee Sackhoff will be leading the “Women Who Kick Ass” panel. (Battlestar Galactica was incredible, but I need to get to her run on The Flash.)

That is an incredible bunch of additions this close to the event (3 weeks).

I’m jazzed to get on a plane and get out there!

Lord, I hope I can snag a couple a minutes with at least one of these folks outside the autograph line, lol.

I can’t believe it, but I’m a lot more excited about these names than I was when I started writing this… that means something, right?

PRESS RELEASE (highlights mine):



LOS ANGELES (October 6, 2017) – Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con teams with Time Inc.’s ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY to make Con history with panel sessions featuring many of the most popular stars in film and television.

Scheduled for Saturday October 28

Melissa Joan Hart headlines a must-see cast reunion of her much-beloved hit show Sabrina, The Teenage Witch.  Joining Melissa are Beth Broderick (Aunt Zelda), Nate Richert (Harvey Kinkle), Nick Bakay (voice of Salem the Cat), (Quiz Master Albert) Alimi Ballard, and of course, her roommates Morgan and Roxie – Clueless star Elisa Donovan and Punky Brewster herself Soleil Moon Frye.  Soleil will also be bringing her toy company Seedling/MoonFrye, who will be a vendor all weekend long!

Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con is also the exclusive destination for what is certain to be one of the year’s most memorable convention events as the Con teams with Official Media Partner ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY to present A Quantum Leap Tribute featuring series star Scott Bakula and Creator-Producer Donald Bellisario.  The special tribute – one of the many celebrity events curated and presented by EW expressly for Stan Lee’s L.A. Comic Con – will offer fans a rare glimpse into the creation and production of Quantum Leap, the multiple Emmy Award and Golden Globe-winning series which ran on NBC-TV for five seasons from 1989-1995.

Also on Saturday, Katee Sackhoff –acclaimed for her starring role as Lieutenant Kara “Starbuck” Thrace on Syfy’s Battlestar Galactica ­and current The Flash baddie, Blacksmith, – leads a panel of take-no-prisoner actresses who have rightfully earned the title Women Who Kick Ass: Sci-Fi Edition.

2017 marks the 7th year for Stan Lee’s L.A. Comic Con, which has grown into one of the largest gatherings of stars and creative talent in comic book, publishing, gaming, film, broadcast, cable and streaming entertainment and a true celebration of Los Angeles as the world mecca for the creation and production of pop culture entertainment in all forms.  Now, joined by Entertainment Weekly as Official Media Partner, the 2017 convention promises to be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to rub elbows with today’s most beloved stars in comics, sci-fi, fantasy and horror entertainment.  And to top it all off, each and every badge holder attending the Con will receive a one-year subscription to America’s leading pop culture magazine. (For more information visit http://StanLeesLAComicCon.com).

About Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con:

Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con is Los Angeles’ biggest and best large-scale, multi-media pop culture convention. Held annually at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Stan Lee’s L.A. Comic Con assembles the most exciting and innovative in comics, video games, sci-fi, fantasy, horror and all things pop-culture. With a mission to provide celebrity, creator and talent access that is unequalled in comic conventions, Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con features unique panels, autograph sessions and photo-ops that give fans once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to truly interact with their favorite creators and major players in the entertainment industry.  Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con is a partnership of Stan Lee’s Pow! Entertainment, Cassandra Peterson, and Comikaze Entertainment, Inc.  Visit http://www.stanleeslacomiccon.com/.



 

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