Oz Comic-Con heads to Brisbane and Sydney

The countdown is on! There are just six weeks until the debut Oz Comic-Con Brisbane show on September 6-7, with the first ever Oz Comic-Con Sydney following a week later on September 13-14.  After the huge success of Oz Comic-Con Melbourne (July 5-6) and Oz Comic-Con Adelaide (April 5-6) and Perth (March 28-29), the stage is set for two huge new shows in two of Australia’s biggest capital cities.

Oz Comic-Con brings pop culture lovers the best in retro and trending film, TV, comic books, graphic novels, anime and gaming. Already this year Oz Comic-Con has given fans in Perth, Adelaide and Melbourne the chance to meet celebrities such as Benedict Cumberbatch, Shannen Doherty, Robert Englund, Richard Dean Anderson, Amanda Tapping, Jewel Staite, Arthur Darvill, Jennifer Morrison and Game of Thrones stars Daniel Portman and Kristian Nairn.

Headlining the Sydney and Brisbane shows is Star Trek icon William Shatner, known for his legendary role as Captain James Kirk in the enduring sci-fi franchise, as well as his hilarious turn as Denny Crane on Boston Legal. Also heading to the East Coast will be Twilight and X-Men star Booboo Stewart, Stargate SG-1 favourite Chris Judge and many more stars from across the realms of film and television, including the voices of Winnie The Pooh, Jim Cummings, and Goofy, Bill Farmer.

More exciting names will be added to the line-up as the Brisbane and Sydney events approach, with pop culture devotees sure to mark the dates in their calendars as not to be missed.

Tickets to Oz Comic-Con Brisbane and Sydney are on sale now through Showclix (http://www.showclix.com/events/18185), giving attendees the opportunity to save time and money by buying tickets in advance online. Kids under twelve receive free entry with the online purchase of an adult ticket, making Oz Comic-Con the perfect weekend family event.

Oz Comic-Conn Brisbane will be held on September 6-7 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Oz Comic-Con Sydney will be held on September 13-14 at the Exhibition Centre at Glebe Island. For more information, please visit www.ozcomiccon.com.