Tom Skerritt & Veronica Cartwright to host a special ALIEN screening

Alien has been a cult sci-fi hit since it burst onto screens in 1979, and now Oz Comic-Con Melbourne is giving fans the opportunity to meet two of the film’s stars at the pop-culture convention this July 5-6. Tom Skerritt (Captain Dallas) and Veronica Cartwright (Navigator Lambert) will not only be in attendance at Oz Comic-Con Melbourne across the two action-packed days, they will also appear at a very special screening of Alien at the Astor Theatre on Friday, July 4.

The exclusive Director’s Cut screening at The Astor Theatre (St. Kilda) will be preceded by a Q&A session with Tom Skerritt and Veronica Cartwright, in which attendees will be able to ask the stars questions. This is a not-to-be-missed event for fans of the Alien franchise and classic sci-fi films in general. Tickets to this exciting screening are $28 and are now available for purchase through the Astor website (

Of course, this is just the beginning of what is sure to be an amazing weekend at Oz Comic-Con Melbourne on July 5-6. Other guests at the convention will include Richard Dean Anderson (MacGyver, Stargate SG-1), Kristian Nairn (Game of Thrones), Daniel Portman (Game of Thrones), Arthur Darvill (Doctor Who, Broadchurch), Shawn Ashmore (X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Following) and Aaron Ashmore (Veronica Mars, Smallville, Warehouse 13), as well as a host of other film, television, animation and comic book guests.

Tickets to the convention are available to purchase now through Showclix (, with a wide range of ticketing options available.

When: Friday, July 4th at 7:30pm

Where: The Astor Theatre – Corner of Chapel St and Dandenong Rd, St Kilda

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