The Biggest Pop-Culture Event on the East Coast Boasts More Than 700 Exhibitors and Talent from Comics, TV, Film, and More
NORWALK, CT – September 17, 2013 – The wait is finally over. ReedPOP, the number one purveyor of pop culture events, today gives fans a taste of what to expect at one of the most eagerly anticipated entertainment events of the year – New York Comic Con – with the release of the panel and screenings schedule for the show. With more than 700 exhibitors and some of the biggest names in entertainment, it’s a not-to-miss lineup that will give fans insight and breaking news from the world of comics, TV, film, and more. New York Comic Con will take place October 10-13 at the Javits Center.
“This is going to be our biggest and best show yet,” said Lance Fensterman, global vice president ReedPOP. “We’ve got out of this world talent, some of the biggest companies in the entertainment industry, and surprises galore. If you’re a fan of pop-culture, this is the ultimate destination and the one not-to-miss event of the year.”
ReedPOP has lined up a star-studded guest list that includes Sylvester Stallone, William Shatner, Chloë Grace Moretz, Scott Snyder, Joe Quesada, RL Stine, and others with more additions expected to be announced soon. These stars will join some of the entertainment industry’s most influential companies including Marvel Entertainment, DC Comics, Warner Bros., Twentieth Century Fox, Discovery Channel, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, SEGA, and many, many more.
New York Comic Con is the East Coast's biggest and most exciting popular culture convention with the latest and greatest in comics, graphic novels, anime, manga, video games, toys, movies, and television. The show’s panels and autograph sessions give fans a chance to interact with their favorite creators, while screening rooms feature sneak peeks at films and television shows months before they hit either big or small screens. New York Comic Con is the second largest pop culture convention in America and the only one that takes place in the comic book, publishing, media, and licensing capital of the world — Gotham City.
Visit the New York Comic Con site to get all the latest updates and news.
ReedPOP is a boutique group within Reed Exhibitions which is exclusively devoted to organizing events, launching and acquiring new shows, and partnering with premium brands in the pop culture arena. ReedPOP is dedicated to producing celebrations of popular culture throughout the world that transcend ordinary events by providing unique access and dynamic personal experiences for consumers and fans. The ReedPOP portfolio includes: New York Comic Con (NYCC), Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2), Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) Prime & East, Star Wars Celebration, and the UFC Fan Expo. In 2013 ReedPOP has added Star Wars Celebration Europe and PAX Australia to its rapidly expanding portfolio of international events. The staff at ReedPOP is a fan based group of professionals producing shows for other fans, thus making them uniquely qualified to service those with whom they share a common passion. ReedPOP is focused on bringing its expertise and knowledge to world communities in North America, South America, Asia and Europe.
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