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Ron Perlman Announced for Oz Comic-Con Melbourne

Ron Perlman Announced for Oz Comic-Con Melbourne Oz Comic-Con is under a month away but that doesn’t mean the guest list is done being added to. Golden Globe winner Ron Perlman, known for his roles across film, television and video games, will be attending both days of the Melbourne Oz Comic-Con event. Ron Perlman has done a number of roles, one of...
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Oz Comic-Con Brings Out Starfleets Most Recognisable Captain

Oz Comic-Con Brings Out Starfleets Most Recognisable Captain The Hub Productions have announced that lead actor of the most recognisable Star Trek character in the world, Captain Kirk, will be attending Oz Comic-Con this year. That’s right, William Shatner will be in attendance at the convention, being held in Melbourne on the 6th and the 7th of July. Outside...
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Interview With A Cosplayer

Interview With A Cosplayer It wasn’t until I lived at student accommodation, which regularly held themed parties, that I realized – I love dressing up in costume. Mine were usually cobbled together from op shops, due to a complete lack of practical skills, but I always admired those with the skills to make stuff...
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Cosplay at Oz Comic Con

Cosplay at Oz Comic Con A huge part of conventions is the incredible effort fans go to recreate themselves as their favourite characters, and Oz Comic Con was no different. There was some truly inspired cosplay work to see, both around the show floor and in the parade and competition. Melbourne has a massive, very active community...
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Armin Shimerman & Max Grodenchik Panel, Oz Comic Con 2012

Armin Shimerman & Max Grodenchik Panel, Oz Comic Con 2012 Panels with two people are often the most entertaining, allowing them to play off each other. The history between Armin Shimerman and Max Grodenchik, playing the Ferengi brothers Quark and Rom in Star Trek, gave them rich ground to draw from during their panel at Oz Comic Con in Melbourne. They discussed...
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Julie Benz Panel, Oz Comic Con 2012

Julie Benz Panel, Oz Comic Con 2012 The lovely Julie Benz is known to most people for playing two prominent, very different characters: Rita, the sweet, unsuspecting wife of our favourite serial killer, Dexter, and the cunning vampire seductress Darla, in Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Her panel at Oz Comic Con this weekend kicked off with...
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Impressions of Oz Comic Con 2012

Impressions of Oz Comic Con 2012 The first impression I had of the Oz Comic Con was ‘oh wow that is the longest line I have ever seen’. The event was clearly in huge demand, and seemed to be somewhat over capacity, given that they could have comfortably fit everyone in a sporting arena. It is no surprise that the turn out was that...
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Stan Lee Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012

Stan Lee Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012 Almost everyone in the world, regardless of background, their dedication to comic books, and how much they know about pop culture, recognizes the name Stan Lee. Immediately once you hear the name you think of Marvel comics, Spider-man, or just a cool looking guy with tinted glasses. The legacy of Stan Lee...
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Armin Shimerman Interview, Oz Comic Con Melbourne 2012

Armin Shimerman Interview, Oz Comic Con Melbourne 2012 While he’s best known for being the face behind the heavy makeup of Quark from Star Trek, Armin Shimerman has had an illustrious career in theatre, film, television, and more recently, video games. You might remember him as Principal Snyder in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Dr Nefarious in Ratchet & Clank,...
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Sean Maher Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012

Sean Maher Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012 Firefly is a massively popular franchise, despite the fact that it had far less episodes than a lot of television shows. Sean Maher played the doctor of the show, Simon Tam, and we were lucky enough to see him in a panel at Oz Comic Con 2012. Sean Maher talked about how Simon had changed through the timeline...
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Patrick Stewart and Daniel Stewart Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012

Patrick Stewart and Daniel Stewart Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012 One of the most eminent television and movie actors involved in massively popular science fiction franchises, as well as a comic book franchise, is Sir Patrick Stewart. Not only was Sir Patrick Stewart in the panel, but he was accompanied by his son Daniel Stewart. This was one of the few panels that had two...
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Fran Kranz Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012

Fran Kranz Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012 Fran Kranz, famous for his role as Topher in Dollhouse, actually did come off as the embodiment of an actor from the Whedonverse. He’s funny and a little self-deprecating, and quite humble. He also had so much to say about the story of Dollhouse, little things that he’d thought that went on behind the...
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Willow Shields Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012

Willow Shields Panel at Oz Comic Con 2012 At the tender age of eleven years old, Willow Shields holds herself far better, and with far more maturity, than I, or anyone I know, did. She speaks with a wisdom and surety that any pre-teen would be jealous of, and manages to still remain confident and well spoken in front of a conference room of people,...
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Comic-Con comes to Melbourne Australia in 2012

Comic-Con comes to Melbourne Australia in 2012 Comic-Con comes to Melbourne on Saturday 30th June and Sunday 1st July Patrick Stewart and Stan Lee head stellar line-up Melbourne will be hosting Australia’s own version of the world’s top pop culture event, Comic-Con, in 2012, with legendary actor Patrick Stewart (Captain Jean-Luc Picard, Star Trek:...
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