Frank Miller American Genius
- March 22, 2022
-- As much as FAN EXPO Philadelphia keeps attendees busy all day with a lineup of celebrities, superstar creators, industry-leading panel programming, live entertainment and non-stop fun, for many fans that just isn't enough. FAN EXPO Philadelphia's slate of special events gives them even more, highlighted by the Clerks duo of Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes in "Jay and Silent Bob in Philadelphia,"
a movie screening and Q&A session with filmmaker Silenn Thomas and documentary subject Frank Miller and an acoustic concert featuring "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" star James Marsters headlining the offerings, April 8-10 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Center City Philadelphia
FAN EXPO Philadelphia Special Events are fun-filled events that require something a little extra such as registration, or special tickets, in order to attend. Some events are during the convention and others are outside of show hours. Visit https://fanexpohq.com/
special-events for full details and to sign up.
The special events schedule includes:
- Friday, April 8, 7 p.m, Venom After Dark: Join the Venom team: superstar writer Donny Cates, superstar artist Ryan Stegman, and writer Frank Tieri for an exclusive experience
- Friday, April 8, 8 p.m., James Marsters: On Stage & Unplugged: He has sold out gigs from L.A. to London (to Sunnydale), and now he's heading to FAN EXPO Philadelphia.
- Saturday, April 9, 2 p.m., Marc Silvestri and Greg Capullo: Industry Icons: Two industry titans gather for one special event as Silvestri (Image Comics founder) and Capullo ("Batman," "We Have Demons") team.
- Saturday, April 9, 5:30 p.m., Frank Miller American Genius documentary exclusive screening: Thomas and the legendary comic creator Miller team for an exclusive screening of the documentary film.
- Saturday, April 9, 7:30 p.m., Jay and Silent Bob in Philadelphia: Join Smith (Silent Bob) and Mewes (Jay) as they sign autographs, take pictures.
- Sunday, April 10, noon, Wolverine: Lives and Deaths: A quartet of fan favorite "Wolverine" creators are gathering for this special experience: the "Death of Wolverine" dream team writer Charles Soule and artist Steve McNiven, plus the title's current writer Benjamin Percy and artist Frank Cho.
- Saturday, April 9, noon, We Live Tour: Coming direct from Spain, Roy and Inaki Miranda are setting the comics world on fire with their series We Live from Aftershock Comics. The brothers have cooked up a special experience for their fans.
The full list of celebrities and creators is available and updated at http://www.fanexpophiladelphia.com