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Force Is Strong At London Film & Comic Con

Showmasters’ London Film & Comic Con Spring will be taking over the London Olympia on Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th of February 2016.  London Film & Comic Con Spring will bring you some of your favourite stars from TV, Film and Comics as well as a whole host of fun activities including photo shoots, panels, autograph sessions and hundreds of stalls full of TV and Film memorabilia to browse.

Guests include Nick Frost (Paul, Shaun Of The Dead), Shane Rimmer (Thunderbirds), Danny John Jules (Red Dwarf) and Sophie Aldred (Doctor Who) but the real focus of this Spring’s show is The Force Awakens.

Celebrating the franchise in style guests including Billy Dee Williams AKA Lando Calrissian, Denis Lawson who portrays X-Wing pilot Wedge Antilles and many new faces from The Force Awakens including Jessica Henwick, Ian Whyte, Miltos Yerolemou. If you have ever thought about starting a Star Wars collection then, with over 20 guests from Star Wars – both classic and new – attending this could be your chance. The force is strong in the show’s Comic Area too, with Star Wars comic writers Timothy Zahn and John Wagner joining artists John Ostrander and Doug Wheatley. There’s even room for crossover at this event, with the above The Force Awakens stars having also starred in Game Of Thrones.

Show opening times: 9am to 6pm.

Saturday Entry Price from £10.

Sunday Entry Price from £8.

For more details visit:

Paula Hammond - Features Editor

Paula Hammond is a full-time, freelance journalist. She regularly writes for more magazines than is healthy and has over 25 books to her credit. When not frantically scribbling, she can be found indulging her passions for film, theatre, cult TV, sci-fi and real ale. If you should spot her in the pub, after five rounds rapid, she’ll be the one in the corner mumbling Ghostbusters quotes and waiting for the transporter to lock on to her signal… Email:

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