The career of JULIAN GLOVER(UK) spans over decades. The youngest Geeks will know him as Grand Maester Pycelle from all seasons of the legendary hit series Game Of Thrones. The Geek New Schoolers will know him as the voice of the giant spider Aragog from the Harry Potter movies. The Geek Veterans will know him as Walter Donovan from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade and the real Geek Old Skoolers will know him as General Veers from Star Wars : The Empire Strikes Back. He didn’t choose poorly this time and he’s coming to Comic Con Brussels!
FEMI TAYLOR(UK) portrayed Oola in one of the most legendary scenes of the Star Wars franchise. Who doesn’t remember the Twi’lek Oola, Jabba’s slave, dancing for his pleasure in Star Wars : Return of the Jedi, moments before being devoured by the Rancor? Fifteen years later, Star Wars creator George Lucas personally decided to refilm the shots of Oola for the Special Edition of the Star Wars trilogy. All-new scenes were filmed for the Special Edition and Femi is such a fantastic actress that even the biggest fans can not see the difference between the scenes that were filmed then and 15 years before…
BOB GUNTON(USA) is most known for playing one of the leading roles in the number 1 top movie on IMDB’s ranking : The Shawshank Redemption. It’s almost impossible to sum up all the amazing roles he played, but here is quite a selection : He portrayed Ethan Kanin in the hit series “24” ; As Chief George Earle in the Stallone-Snipes movie Demolition Man ; Burton Quinn next to Jim Carrey in Ace Ventura : When Nature Calls and most recently in Marvel’s Netflix Daredevil. He also played Cyrus Vance in the Oscar winning movie Argo.
“Why are you wearing that stupid man suit?” Frank the Bunny replies to Donnie Darko when asked “Why are you wearing that stupid bunny suit?” We are so hyped to announce our next guest at Comic Con Brussels : It’s James Duval aka Donnie Darko’s Frank the Bunny. It’s the 15th anniversary of Donnie Darko, the instant cult-classic that only gained popularity through the years!
Anna Brewster played Bazine Netal in last years Star Wars: The Force Awakens, were she gave away the hideout of Han Solo and BB-8 and called in the First Order troops with her monstrous partner in crime Grummgar. Anna also has a main role in the new hitseries Versailles.
Han shot first, or did he now? You can ask our next guest, because we are so overjoyed to announce PAUL BLAKE(UK). He is of course most well known for his role as the legendary Greedo, Jabba the Hutt’s bountyhunter, in the memorable Mos Eisley Cantina scene with Han Solo, where we all still wonder “Who really shot first?”. “Klop Jabba poo pah. Goo paknee ata pankpa.” – Greedo
RHODA MONTEMAYOR(UK)’s premiere role was as Tiger Lily in the Peter Pan movie “Finding Neverland” starring Johnny Depp, but we mostly recognize her as Rose Ortiz the Pink Power Ranger from Power Rangers Operation Overdrive! The Dutch speaking fans will also know her as Julita from the hit series “Eigen Kweek”. It’s Morphin’ Time!
Andy Herd(UK) is an actor who’s best known for his role as one of the Goblins in the memorable Gringotts Bank of the Harry Potter franchise. Andy Herd has so much to tell about the film industry that we love, as he’s also been one of the legendary Ewoks and Jabba’s Jawa servant in Star Wars, one of the Goblin Corps in Labyrinth with David Bowie, one of Harry Potter’s Gringotts Bank Goblins, … An actor of many talents!
Our next guest has an iconic role in Star Wars : Return Of The Jedi as Jabba The Hutt’s consigliere. Yes, boys and girls, Michael Carter(UK) aka Bib Fortuna is coming to Comic Con Brussels 2017! He played the majordomo for one of Star Wars’ most notorious crime lords : Jabba The Hutt. He was the one who let in C-3PO and R2-D2 with the Luke Skywalker hologram and the one who was Jedi Mind tricked by Luke Skywalker himself! “Die Wanna Wanga!” – Bib Fortuna.
“I can’t believe you sheep have strayed so far from the path of righteousness!” said Esmeralda, the conservative neighbour of Edward Scissorhands(who answers “We’re not sheep!”). She is played by our fantastic next guest : O-Lan Jones(USA)! Also known for her support role in the cult movie Mars Attacks as Sue-Ann Norris, the shotgun wielding trailer park mom of Jack Black’s character who gets killed by the aliens in her trailer. Most recently she played Shelly in Tim Burton’s new movie Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children.
Our next guest played a memorable role in the legendary Star Wars series. He was initially a captain, but he got promoted to Admiral after Darth Vader killed Admiral Ozzel. That was the legendary Captain…Oh no!…Admiral Piett aka the fantastic Ken Colley(UK) who’s coming to Comic Con Brussels! He also played Jesus in Monty Python’s classic comedy “Life Of Brian” and in Terry Gilliam’s cult classic “Jabberwocky”.
There are only a handfull of artists that have created a world where hundreds upon thousands
can dream away in. You had Hergé with Tintin, Peyo with his Smurfs, JK Rowling with Harry Potter and Stan Lee with his Marvel Universe. Not much difference with what this artist did from
his little studio at the beginning of the eighties. He plunged you into a world of skateboards, pizza, martial arts, mutants and sexy reporters with the dark streets of New York City as background.
Now, more than 30 years later, these characters are world famous! We are of course talking about KEVIN EASTMAN(USA), the creator and writer of THE TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES! Only European appearance in 2017 and he chose Brussels! Cowabunga, dude!
Stephen B Scott
Stephen B. Scott(USA) is a Comic Book artist who illustrated so many good titles, it’s almost impossible to sum them all up, but here’s quite an impressive selection : Batman, X-Men Forever, Batman Confidential, Marvel Adventures Hulk and many more. Having worked for DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Image, Dark Horse, IDW and Titan Comics he’s got an impressive track record! Stephen was selected by Christopher Nolan to draw the only adaptation to the Oscar winning film Batman the Dark Knight. To top it all off, that same year, George Lucas approved him to be the artist for Indiana Jones and the Tomb of the Gods. Much of the art from the series was purchased by Mr. Lucas himself and is now part of his permanent collection. Wow, impressive!
Nicole Marie Jean
NICOLE MARIE JEAN(USA) one of the most famous cosplayers of the entire planet! From her home in San Diego, home to the largest Comic Con in the world, this cosplayer made fame by creating more than 50 cosplay costumes. With her funny, outgoing and crazy personality she built a fanbase of more than 2 million followers on Facebook and travels the world meeting them! She will also be a judge in our legendary cosplay contest!
Anna “Ormeli” Moleva
ANNA “ORMELI” MOLEVA(RUS) is a Russian cosplayer. She was so good at cosplaying Elizabeth from Bioshock that she got chosen by the makers of the game as the “Official Face of Elizabeth from Bioshock Infinite”. She resembles Elizabeth so much that she has been used as a Face Scan and for all the promotional work around Bioshock Infinite. She won the Miss Gamer award in 2012 and has cosplayed dozens of characters and keeps working on new ones. She’ll be present on Comic Con Brussels both days and will be a judge in our Cosplay Contest!
On popular demand because of his legendary show last year, we are so happy to announce : BERNARD MINET(FR), the man who literally wrote the soundtrack to the youth of a whole generation, is coming back to Comic Con Brussels! Who doesn’t remember watching Club Dorothée and loving the intro to Bioman, Les Chevaliers Du Zodiaque, Dragon Ball Z, … Bernard Minet is doing a Live show with these blasts from the past and party tracks at Comic Con Brussels. Let’s party like it’s 1989!
Chaos Controllers(BE) are a pair of fakebit posers here to spoil your local chipscene(their words!).
Robin Neefs and Sanne Werkers aim to fuse the sound of 8bit with more modern sounds, in order to create a full-blown party atmosphere with a touch of nostalgia.
Using not only emulated chipsounds, but also blatantly stolen videogame samples and hi-quality drums, they explore the twilight zone between chiptune, drum n bass, core, dub, dubstep and much more!
Looking for your Mojo? Come to Comic Con Brussels, because we’re so happy to announce MojoOnPc(BEL) is our next guest! This Belgian Youtuber got famous with his alias MojoOnPc combining his great sense of humour with his gaming skills. This gamer is the most famous Belgian Youtuber on the net with almost 1 million followers and he’ll be at Comic Con Brussels to perform signings, photo ops and 1VS1 CS:GO matches!
TartinEx is a Gaming YouTuber. He tests video games, WTF, horror, and raging games. He often uses the Oculus Rift and the Leap Motion in his videos. He also posts vines for the series “Moi Quand …” where he reads the tweets to say what he would do in that situation (for example: Me when I got the permit). And he’s coming to Comic Con Brussels, copaing!
Hoedje van Samir
Samir is a Flemish Youtuber who posts videos every Saturday about all the news on the internet in a funny way…and about cats(his words!). Who is this blue haired funny guy? Come and meet him and experience his humor and general niceness in real life! Where you might ask? In the YoutubeVille at Comic Con Brussels of course!
Audrey Marshmaloo(BE) is a Youtube Lifestyle Influencer based in Brussels. Her unique style of presentation and her witty personality is what makes her stand out. Except the obvious passion for Make-Up and Styling, Audrey also has a passion for gaming !
Life size movie props
Life Size Prop of the Star Wars AT-ST
Life Size Prop of the Transformers Robot Bumblebee