September-October Trek Convention And Show Guide – UpdatedPosted by T'Bonz - 30/08/10 at 01:08 pm
There will be six conventions or shows in September and October that feature Trek actors of interest to Star Trek fans. This listing of conventions and shows feature actors from all five televised series, plus from the Star Trek movies, including guest actors.
In September, fans can see many Trek actors at Dragon*Con, which will be held on Labor Day Weekend, from September 3-6 in Atlanta, Georgia. Trek guests of interest in attendance at Dragon*Con will be: René Auberjonois, Scott Bakula, Robert Beltran, Avery Brooks, LeVar Burton, Denise Crosby, John de Lancie, Michelle Forbes, Jonathan Frakes, J.G. Hertzler, Robert O’Reilly, Mark A. Sheppard, Armin Shimerman, Marina Sirtis, Brent Spiner and Garrett Wang.
In addition, Trek authors A.C. Crispin, Peter David, David Gerrold, David Mack and Josepha Sherman will be at Dragon*Con as well as Star Trek New Voyages: Phase II‘s James Cawley and Carlos Pedraza.
October will feature five conventions of note to Star Trek fans. First up is Con-Version, which will be held October 15-17 in Calgary, Canada. In attendance will be John de Lancie, Chase Masterson, Ethan Phillips, Robert Picardo and Marina Sirtis.
HollywoodXPo will also take place on October 15-17 at the Hilton at Universal Studios, Hollywood, California. With over one hundred and twenty guests, there will be plenty of people to see. Of note for Trek fans are the many Trek guest attendees of note: Walter Koenig, Nichelle Nichols, Alan Ruck, Tim Russ, Jonathan Frakes, Michael Dorn, Rene Auberjonois, Connor Trinneer, John Billingsley, Dominic Keating, Cirroc Lofton, Robert Duncan McNeil, Nicole de Boer, Gary Graham, Vaughn Armstrong, J.G. Hertzler, Richard Herd, Eugene “Rod” Roddenberry, Ronald B. Moore, Stave Rankin, Grace Lee Whitney, Suzie Plakson, Manu Intiraymi, Arlene Martel, Jack Donner, Doug Drexler, Rick Sternback, Larry Nemecek, Catherine Hicks and more.
From October 16-17, Australian fans can attend Armageddon 2010, which will be held in Melbourne. In attendance will be Jeffrey Combs and Nana Visitor.
Next up is Creation Entertainment’s Official Star Trek Convention 2010, to be held in the Chicago area on October 22-24. Trek fans can see the following actors at this convention: Leonard Nimoy, Christopher Lloyd (Kruge), J.G. Hertzler (Martok), Barbara March and Gwynyth Walsh (Lursa and B’Etor), Robert O’Reilly (Gowron), Max Grodenchik, Armin Shimerman, Jacob Kogan (young Spock), Vaughn Armstrong, Jeffrey Combs, Casey Biggs and Marc Alaimo.
Finally, October wraps up with Hal-Con, which will take place October 29-31 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. In attendance will be Denise Crosby and Walter Koenig.