On this edition of Nerd Relics, we look at a Dawn of The Dead collectible signed by the late legendary director George A. Romero, acquired from the 2014 Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo. Read more
On this edition of Nerd Relics, we look at a Game of Thrones collectible signed by Emmy Award Winning actor Peter Dinklage, acquired from the 2013 Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo. Read more
Bill Paxton passed away over the weekend at the age of 61. He was undergoing heart surgery and suffered a stroke during the procedure — an injury from which he would not wake from. The man was pure joy to be around if you were ever fortunate enough to see him in person (I was lucky enough to get right up close at the Aliens Reunion panel at the Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo a couple years ago — Paxton stole the show). Read more
From director Lowell Dean (Wolf Cop) comes the highly anticipated horror-comedy sequel ‘Another Wolf Cop’! Starring Leo Fafard, Amy Matysio, Jonathan Cherry, Yannick Bisson and Devery Jacobs, the film will make it’s debut at Fantastic Fest in Austin Texas Sep 22nd – 29th. Stay tuned for further release plans.
Exclusive: During this year’s Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo, I caught up with artist/writer Ben Rankel to talk about his upcoming original graphic novel Frank, which is a murder mystery that takes place amidst the chaotic and historical landslide that engulfed the entire Alberta, Canada town Frank back in 1903.
Fox Force Five News is officially one years old as of today — June 1, 2016. It’s hard to believe that so much time has passed since the birth of FFFN. The staff has grown, the content continues to kill and I couldn’t be happier with where we are as a pop culture news site right now.
[Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2016] Penny Dreadful actress and Doctor Who alumni Billie Piper hit the stage to answer fan questions about the beloved BBC series this past weekend at CCEE16; Plus Alan Tudyk (Con Man) and Brandon Routh (Legends of Tomorrow) chat with fans.
[Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2016] The Wolf Cop team has returned to the Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo to wreak havoc, deputize new fans and tease the highly anticipated sequel which his theaters later this year. Director Lowell Dean, Wolf Cop himself Leo Fafard , producers Hugh Patterson, Danielle Masters and make-up wizard Emersen Ziffle were on hand to speak to fans and show new footage from Wolf Cop 2. Check out the details here!
[Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2016] Chewbacca himself, Peter Mayhew was on hand at this year’s CCEE16 to reminisce about past films, the legacy of Star Wars and how the new film stacks up to the franchise. Plus, that controversy with Chewbacca walking right past General Leia near the end of The Force Awakens? Mayhew discusses that moment candidly and is not pleased with how that scene turned out. Read about that here:
[Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2016] I am a huge Killjoys fan. If I’m not their biggest then I’m certainly in the neighbourhood of ‘rabid’. It’s my favorite TV show currently running. I’m actually a little self-conscious about how fanatical I’ve gotten so I’ve been putting off writing this article. But the Killjoys recent appearance at the Calgary Expo has motivated me to actually finish this list and put it on the web.
[Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2016] During Karl Urban’s panel at this past weekend’s annual CCEE16, the Star Trek Beyond actor teased the upcoming new film and potential death(s) for major characters as well as his excitement for new Dredd and much more.
[Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2016] During Finn Jones’ panel at this past weekend’s annual CCEE16, he spoke candidly about Game of Thrones and teased what he could about his upcoming starring role in Marvel’ Iron Fist, which is coming to Netflix.
[Press Release] With just a few hours until showtime, the Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo has called in reinforcements – “Agent Coulson”, Clark Gregg, from the Marvel Universe will be appearing at Calgary Expo on Friday, April 29 (hours: 1-9pm).
UPDATED: Recently (or… all the time really) the issue as to whether or not artists at conventions who sell prints featuring other creators’ intellectual property eg. Batman, Spider-Man, aka EVERYTHING should have to pay in order to sell their drawings of those characters they don’t own.