All official theatre activities are held in the Platinum suites on Friday.
10am Power Rangers
You wait ages for a hero, and then four come along at once! Join David Yost, Austin St. John, Walter Jones and Karan Ashley, stars of iconic ’90s TV series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers.
11am Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist
Members of the cast and crew of the world renowned, Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist, will take to the stage (including director and actor of Akuma, Joey Ansah) to discuss the project that has taken the world by storm with over 5 million views online. It is now being brought DVD and Blu-ray by Manga Entertainment (on 27th Oct.) in the form of a feature length film with an additional 14 minutes of footage!
12pm Monsters: Dark Continent Presentation.
Get ready for an alien invasion! Monsters: Dark Continent join cast and crew from the upcoming sci-fi film. Monsters: Dark Continent is the much anticipated follow up to Gareth Edwards’ own 2010 hit Monsters and is the debut feature from Tom Green (Misfits). Green, together with stars Johnny Harris (This Is England ’86 & ’88, London To Brighton) and Joe Dempsie (Game Of Thrones, Skins) and Sam Keeley (Raw), will be hosting a panel. In addition, Monsters: Dark Continent will have a stand in the South Hall throughout Comic Con. Head over to Stand 2153 for more information on the film, trailers and free giveaways – plus an exclusive chance to win a signed prop from the movie!
1pm Welcome To Purgatory
Director Gene Fallaize and some of the cast will be presenting the first teaser trailer for the upcoming fantasy/action film ‘Welcome To Purgatory’, with contributions from executive producer and Hollywood legend Scott Spiegel and others.
1:50pm Stef Dawson (Annie Cresta The Hunger Games)
A chance to chat with Stef Dawson who plays Annie Cresta in the upcoming The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 &2.
2:15pm Manga Entertainment Presents The Past 10 Years of Anime In The UK
To coincide with the 10th Anniversary of NEO Magazine, representatives from the UK’s anime distributors, Manga Entertainment, Anime Limited and MVM Entertainment, along with NEO Magazine themselves will take to the stage to look back at how anime has grown in the last decade in the UK.
3pm Rocksteady Studios – Batman: Arkham Knight Presentation (age 16+)
Multi BAFTA award-winning Rocksteady Studios will be presenting Batman: Arkham Knight, due for release on 2nd June 2015. This will be followed by a panel comprising nine members of the Rocksteady Studios team, including Sefton Hill, David Hego, Adam Doherty, Paul Boulden, Ian Ball, Zafer Coban, Albert Feliu, Guy Perkins, and Gaz Deaves, discussing and answering audience questions on different aspects of the development process, including game design, narrative, art, character design, animation, and more. All audience attendees will receive a free Batman: Arkham Knight poster!
4pm Morganville Panel & World Premiere
Exciting new vampire web series Morganville will be making its world premiere at MCM London Comic Con. Join bestselling US author and series writer Rachel Caine as she introduces the cast, which will include Buffy The Vampire Slayer’s Amber Benson along with Lindsay Seidel, Jordan Tanner Farris, Ben Easter and Robert Picardo.
Debuting on Felicia Day’s Geek & Sundry network in late October, Morganville adapts The Morganville Vampires, Rachel Caine’s hit series of novels set in the vampire-haunted city of Morganville, Texas. Amber Benson, best known as Tara in Buffy The Vampire Slayer, plays lead vampire Amelie, Lindsay Seidel plays series protagonist Claire, Ben Easter plays Morganville’s resident rocker Michael Glass and Jordan Tanner Farris takes on the role of Shane, a hotheaded Morganville native with a fierce hatred of bloodsuckers.
5pm EuroCosplay Final
2014 is the FIVE YEAR ANNIVERSARY of the EuroCosplay Championships! One person will join the ranks of Leandro (Portugal), Xaerael (UK), Alana (Netherlands), and Iloon (Netherlands) as European Cosplay Champions in a spectacular cosplay showcase of craftsmanship and dedication.
11am Vic Mignogna – Boldy going where no voice actor has gone before!
Best known to anime fans for his role as Edward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist, Vic has also played the roles of Fai in Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicle, Ikkaku in Bleach, Dark in D.N.Angel, Kurz in Full Metal Panic, Broly in Dragonball Z, and Kougaiji in Saiyuki to name but a few! He has also fulfilled a personal dream of his by playing Capt. James T Kirk in the successful Star Trek Continues web series.
11:30am Lizzie Bennet Diaries Presentation
Join stars from Emmy-winning web series The Lizzie Bennet Diaries making their first UK appearance at MCM London Comic Con. Actors Mary Kate Wiles (Lydia Bennet) and Maxwell Glick (Mr. Collins), director and writer Margaret Dunlap and series writer and novelist Kate Rorick are taking part in VidfestUK, Comic Con’s celebration of all things online video.
A ground-breaking modern-day adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride And Prejudice, The Lizzie Bennet Diaries told its story over the course of 50 weeks through five YouTube channels.
12pm Shane West
Join Shane West, actor, punk rock musician and songwriter. Shane is known for his portrayal of Eli Sammler in the ABC family drama Once and Again, Landon Carter in A Walk to Remember, Darby Crash in What We Do Is Secret, Dr. Ray Barnett in the NBC medical drama ER and Michael Bishop in The CW spy drama Nikita. He currently stars in the new hit show WGN adventure/historical/fantasy drama Salem as John Alden.
12:30pm On A Pale Horse
Join Neil Jackson as he talks about how it feels to have your best friend chop of your head! Neil can currently be seen as Abraham Van Brunt, the Headless Horseman in the second season of the hit show Sleepy Hollow.
1pm Welcome to the Wolf Pack!
Teen Wolf writer and executive producer Jeff Davis is joined by new cast members Arden Cho and Dylan Sprayberry to talk about the hit MTV show and the latest goings on in Beacon Hills.
1:30pm Breaking out of the DOME!
Join stars of hit US series Under The Dome. Temporarily escaping the force field that has kept them captive in Chester’s Mill, Mackenzie Lintz, Grace Victoria Cox and Aisha Hinds, an onstage panel discussing the popular US series.
2pm TT Games – LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Presentation and VO Panel
Arthur Parsons and Phill Ring from TT Games will be joined by Travis Willingham, the voice of Superman, and Laura Bailey, the voice of Wonderwoman, in a presentation of LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, due to be published on 14 November.
3pm Anime Industry Panel
Representatives from Manga Entertainment UK, Anime Limited and MVM Entertainment will take to the stage in a Q&A session about future UK anime releases, potential acquisitions and anything they want to throw at the panel!
4pm Cosplay Masquerade
Our ever popular Cosplay Masquerade allows our attendees to showcase their hard work in the craftsmanship focused contest and somehow also makes room to cram an array of performances in as well. All are welcome to come and be inspired by our cosplayers…. maybe next time you will take home a prize?