'Smallville,' 'Princess Bride,' Winkler Q&A's Highlights At Wizard World Columbus
"Arrowverse," 'Nightmare Before Christmas,' Wrestling Sessions, Trivia, Costume Contests, Kids Programs All Weekend Long At Greater Columbus Convention Center, Friday through Sunday, Oct. 18-20
By: Wizard World
And for the first time, the world famous Wizard World Costume Contest (Saturday, 7 p.m.) will feature a $12,500 prize pool, including $10,000 for Best in Show."
Some highlights of the more than 50 hours of panels scheduled to date include:
· Group panels with "Smallville"
· Solo Q&A sessions with Winkler (Saturday, 2:30 p.m.) and Shawn (Saturday, 5 p.m.)
· Pro wrestlers Kevin Nash and Hall of Famer Honky Tonk Man dish on their favorite ring promotions (Saturday, 2 p.m.); superstars Devon Dudley and Lisa Marie Varon also get their licks in (Sunday, 11 a.m.)
· Disney Trivia panel with Thomas Ian Nicholas (Rookie of the Year, American Pie) and Samm Levine ("Freaks and Geeks") (Saturday, 3 p.m.)
· Creator sessions with industry superstars Joe Wos, Mike Watson, Kurt Lehner, James Morris and more
· Interactive Workshops "Worbla/Thermoplastics"
· Fan- and industry-based panels on subjects ranging from Superman, representation in comics, women celebrating fandom, MCU, swords and spaceships, "bad" movies, prop building, Marvel and DC, superhero therapy, D&D Improv, horror characters, "Star Trek," publishing, horror film characters, "Nerdprov," vampires, genre films, TV show remakes, superheroes, monsters/kaiju and more
· "3 Geeks Podcast" and "Long Strange Trip" recording their podcasts live
· Kids programming all three days, including free sketches, jedi training, cartooning for kids and more