GUESTS
2016 Guests
Celebrities

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19 - 20
Best known for his roles in "Castle" and "Firefly"

Appearing Saturday, March 19
Best known for his roles in “Back To The Future” and “Family Ties”

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19 - 20
Best known for his roles in “Napoleon Dynamite” and “Blades of Glory”

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19 - 20
Founder of Marvel Comics

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19 - 20
Best known for his roles in the "Back to the Future" series

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19 - 20
Best known for playing Chewbacca in the Star Wars film series.

Best known to audiences for his prolific voice over work in the anime industry

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19 - 20
Best known for playing Darth Maul in “Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace”

Appearing Saturday, March 19
Best known for his roles in "The Hurt Locker" and Marvel's "The Avengers"

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19 - 20
Best known for her roles in “Back To The Future” and “Caroline in the City”

Appearing Sunday, March 20
Best known for his roles in "Firefly" and "Con Man"

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19-20
Best known for her role as Ginny Weasley in the Harry Potter film franchise.

Best known for his popular "Waterbugs" Vine videos

Best known as Donna Clark from Hault & Catch Fire

Best known as Cameron Howe in Hault & Catch Fire

Best known as Lieutenant Nota Uhura on the original Star Trek series

Director of Deadpool & Creative Director, President at Blur Studios

Science & Tech

Known for introducing the term "quantum realm" as the physics consultant in the recent Marvel superhero movie, Ant-Man.

Currently oversees [X], Alphabet’s moonshot factory

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19 - 20
Best known as co-host on Discovery Channel's "MythBusters"

Best known for co-founding Qadium, Escape Dynamics and his work at Caltech.

Co-founder of Escape Dynamics

Recently authored “Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space"

PhD Senior Research Scientist, Platform Engineering Group for Intel

Best know as the CEO of Roddenberry Entertainment

Best known as the technology editor for Fast Company

Program Manager, Google CS Education in Media (Tech)

Senior Software Engineer at LinkedIn

Best known as the Executive Editor for Re/code

Best known as the Executive Director & Founder of Black Girls CODE

Best known for Overseeing Dungeons & Dragons, Wizards of the Coast

Security Princess for Google (Tech)

Best known as a Technical Project Lead for Google Spotlight Stories at ATAP/Google

Best known as the founder and CEO of Mixamo

Best known as the Technical Director of Riot Games

Software Engineer for Pinterest

Artists

Best Known For: His work on Astro City, and Strikeforce: Morituri

Best known for his work on Batman: Jazz and Run Riddler Run, AOL and Marvel’s Spiderman Online, and his latest work Just Draw.

Best known for founding Devil’s Due Entertainment and creating the 80’s retro boom in comics.

Known for his work on Marvel's New Mutants, X-Men, Star Wars, Thor, and many others.

Best known for co-creating “Alien Legion.”

Pinup, Burlesque, Fashion, Fantasy Painter.

Best known for his work on “Ben Ten” and “X-Men”

Best known for her work for Eclipse and Marvel, her 2D animation on Maniac Mansion, Day of the Tentacle and Sam and Max Hit the Road games for LucasArts

Best known for drawing My Little Pony comics and being very handsome (per his mom).

Best known for her work on the webcomics Narbonic and Skin Horse.

Best Known For: Founding BLAM! And his work on Critical Millennium: The Dark Frontier.

Eisner Award winning inker who has worked continuously for DC Comics for over 25 years

Best known for her writing for every major comic company on titles from Aliens to My Little Pony, and the series Hawk & Dove (DC) and Meridian (CrossGen).

Currently drawing Deadpool for Marvel Comics.

Reinvented the Iron Man comic in the late 1970s.

Best known for his inking and penciling on Fables, garnering five Eisner Awards.

Best known for her professional art specializing in hand-drawn charcoal portraiture, and her work for Chuck Jones Gallery and Warner Brothers.

Best known for TV and animation series developer (Babylon 5, Twilight Zone, Spider-Man), comics writer (X-Men: Evolution), and narrative designer.

Best known for his Illustration art of Firefly, Star Wars, Once upon a Time and Indiana Jones

Best known for creating Bru-Hed, Nasti: Monster Hunter, and the Facebook webcomic game BUZZ.

Known for co-creating Threshold and Mutant X.

Best known for her expertise on the history of American women cartoonists, and her original comic book It Ain’t Me, Babe.

Best Known For redefining the visual language and the public’s perception of Comics as an art form.

Best known for his work for Underground Cartoonist

Best known for Co-founding Madefire with Ben Wolstenholme and drawing X-Men, Hulk, Judge Dredd, Batman, Gears of War and Aliens.

Best known for his work on comics for DC Entertainment.

Best known for his work on World’s Finest, Aprhodite IX, Fathom, Hulk, and drinking non-fat vanilla latte

Best known for Co-Founding Madefire, which hosts 22,000 digital books and supporting 30+ publishers and nearly 100,000 creators.

Creator of the Image comic series DEAD@17 and BLACK HARVEST.

Authors

Best known as the author of “She Murdered Me with Science,” and his media tie-ins for “Veronica Mars” and “The Green Hornet.”

Best known as the author of “The Dark Divine” trilogy and the “Into the Dark” trilogy.

Best known for “A Tale of the Red Riding Rise of the Alpha Huntress,” “Clan of the Vein” and “Kaijudo Clash of the Duel Masters.”

Best known as the author of the "Tears of Rage," "Halloween Jack,” and the "Dead Weight" series.

Best known as the author of “Back to the Future: The Ultimate Visual History.”

Best known as the author of the “Rot & Ruin,” “Nightsiders” and “Dead of Night” series, as well as his work in the “Captain America,” “Bad Blood” and “V-Wars” comics.

Best known as the star of A&E’s “Don’t Trust Andrew Mayne,” and as the author of the “Jessica Blackwood” series.

Best known as the author of the “Powder Mage Trilogy.”

Best known as the co-author of “Bloodletting: Part 1.”

Best known for his work on TV’s “Riptide,” “The A-Team,” “Walker-Texas Ranger,” “Xena: The Warrior Princess” and others.

Authored the book “Sacred Cows: The Truth About Divorce and Marriage.”

Best known for his work on Alias, his tie-ins for Veronica Mars and G.I. Joe. Also currently co-authoring a Heroes Reborn tie-in novel.

Author of "The Martian"

Best known as the author of “I Am Not a Serial Killer,” as well as the “Partials,” “John Cleaver,” and the “Mirador” series.

Best known as the author of “Variant,” “Feedback,” “Blackout,” “Deadzone,” and upcoming release “Dark Energy.”

Best known for his writing on The Terminator & Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Judge Dredd, The 13th Warrior, and the Exorcist prequels.

Best Known as the authors of “The Strand Prophecy,” “Extinctions Embrace,” “Red Moon Rising,” and soon to be released, “The Perfect Compatibility Test.”

Best known as the author of the "Triorion" series.

Cosplayers

Cosplayer and model

BelleChere is a self-taught professional costume designer

Midwick Armory creator

Cosplayer highly recognized for her Witchblade and Princess Zelda

Active cosplayer

Best known for her cosplay roles with sponsors and partners IGN, Riot Games, 2K, Gibson Brands, Cryptozoic Entertainment, and others.

Nicole Marie Jean is a cosplayer, artist, sculptor and designer

Man behind the helmet at SoloRoboto Industries

Known as comic book heroine Paula Peril

Cosplay Specialist

Well known cosplayer

Best known for cosplaying Mad Moxxi working alongside 2K Games, or as one of her numerous Harley Quinns hosting the annual Harleypalooza event at San Diego Comic Con.

Cosplay Specialist

Entertainment

Co-Creator and Showrunner for Hault & Catch Fire

Co-Creator and Showrunner Hault & Catch Fire

Producer, best known for his work in “Camino”

Executive Producer & writer for the Big Bang Theory

Animation Supervisor & Motion Capture Stunt Coordinator at Blur Studios

irector & Layout Supervisor at Blur Studios

Director, best known for his work in “Camino”

CEO of SpectreVision

Producer & Writer for the Big Bang Theory

Co-Founder of Loot Crate

VP of Midcore Games

Lead CG Artist at Blur Studios

Executive Producer & writer for the Big Bang Theory

Executive Producer & writer for the Big Bang Theory

YouTube Entertainers

Writer for the Big Bang Theory

Canceled

Appearing Sunday, March 20
Best known for her roles in “Doctor Who” and “Guardians of the Galaxy”

Known for his work on the Mars Science Lab mission and his mohawk

Appearing Saturday & Sunday, March 19 - 20
Best known for her roles in “Dexter” and the CBS Hit Series “Hawaii 5-0”