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Eric Anthony Roberts
One of Hollywood’s edgier, more intriguing characters running around and about for decades, Eric Anthony Roberts started life in Biloxi, Mississippi. Best known to us for his roles as Sal Maroni in the Batman: The Dark Knight, James Munroe in The Expendables, The Master in the Doctor Who TV film, Hades on Lost Girl & Sharktopus! His career began with King of the Gypsies in 1978, earning a Golden Globes nomination for best actor debut. His TV work includes a recurring role on NBC’s Heroes!
Hannah Levien, an Australian actor and writer, is best known for her roles as Calliope in CW’s hit TV show, Supernatural, Victoria in Syfy’s The Magicians, and, most recently, as Janine in Freeform’s hit new show, Siren. In 2018, you can expect to see her in popular series Colony (USA Network), UnReal (Lifetime) and Reverie (NBC).
Currently based between Vancouver, Canada and Los Angeles, Hannah works as an actor in a variety of popular television shows and is keenly developing her own films with award-winning filmmakers. Her film Hunting Season (which she says she wrote in a ‘feverish unicorn daydream’) is currently finishing post-production in Vancouver.
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Rick has starred in many movies and shows, but is best known for his role in Twilight, as Jacob Black’s great great grandfather Ephraim Black, leader of the original Werewolf Tribe. Rick also starred in The Dead of the Damned, and has receieved 4 film awards thus far.
Dango started out of high school being a professional wrestler. He trained alongside childhood friend and future WWE hall of famer Rob Van Dam as well as Sabu. Giving up wrestling to raise a family Dango got back in the entertainment business earning background parts in several movies and television series. He finally landed a recurring role on AMC’s The Walking Dead. He served as a Woodbury Guard for most of season #3 under the villain, The Governor. He unfortunately met his end at the hands of Merle Dixon and a mob of walkers. After TWD, Dango moved on to another supernatural show, The Originals. He played a Daywalker, part of Marcel’s inner Circle in season #1. You will be able to catch him in a flashback in season #4. Dango has continued his diversity since leaving The Originals, appearing on “The Red Road” and “Banshee” and most recently the History Channel’s docudrama “Search of the Seven, Roanoke II” as well as on the new season of “Snapped: Killer Couples”. Dango has several other projects in production and looks forward to any new opportunities that present themselves.
Talented character actor Bill Blair will be joining us this year. Bill Blair holds the Guinness world record for most special effect make-up characters portrayed in a career, which is amazing! Bill also played a Cardassian and a Jem’Hadar along with many other roles. Just a few of his many many show/movie appearances to date:
Resident Evil: Afterlife
Star Trek New Voyages: Phase II
Star Trek: Enterprise
Star Trek: The Experience – Borg Invasion 4D
Star Trek: Voyager
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
… and MANY, MANY more!
Bill will be doing a realistic Klingon makeup demonstration while at the event.
Alyson Kiperman Sullivan
Alyson Kiperman Sullivan is a Los Angeles native who began acting at the age of eight in commercials and television. She’s appeared in numerous television shows and films and credits the support of her parents for helping her to pursue her craft. Her most famous role to date is the yellow ranger on Power Rangers Wildforce.
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Eliza Jayne is an Actress, Model & Writer appearing on film, television, theater, and print. She is also known for her role in the paranormal community as a ghost huntress.
Eliza has done promotional work for some of the biggest brands you know, including Dove, Twisted Tea, Smirnoff, Slink Jeans, Click and many more. She’s appeared on Haunt U, Ghost Hunters, Criminals at work, Vanishing Women, House of Cards, Jerseyliciois, and Thou Shall Not. You’ve seen her in a variety of popular magazines. She is the Co-author of The Key To Unlock Your Inner Warrior, as well as the Rachel Law Paranormal Mystery series.
Chrissy Lessey brings a fresh approach to fantasy with her internationally bestselling Crystal Coast Series. Often described as Practical Magic meets Steel Magnolias, her acclaimed trilogy takes readers on an emotional journey filled with magic, fierce women, and loads of Southern charm.
Oake is a bestselling author in teen fantasy and is known most for Nahtaia: A Jaydürian Adventure, which boasts a whopping 3.7 million online reads. Born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona, she moved to North Carolina where she writes full time and is hard at work on her next series, The Chronicles of Jaydür. When she’s not writing, she’s educating her horde of goblins in the ways of Middle Earth and Narnia along with her better half, Joshua Robertson.
Joshua Robertson is an award-winning author in epic, dark fantasy. You may recognize him as the dude whose dragons were said to destroy George R.R. Martin’s and Christopher Paolini’s dragons in a very biased Twitter poll. His first novel, Melkorka, was released in 2015, and he has been writing fantasy fiction like clockwork ever since. Known most for his Thrice Nine Legends Saga, Robertson enjoys an ever-expanding and extremely loyal following of readers. He currently lives in North Carolina with his better half and his horde of goblins.
Shane Wilson is an award-winning author of magical realism and urban fantasy books and stories. His debut novel, A Year Since the Rain was nominated for the 2017 Southern Book Prize, and his short story, “The Boy Who Kissed the Rain” won the 2017 Rilla Askew Short Fiction Prize. The Smoke in His Eyes is his latest release (May 2018). Shane grew up in Georgia and moved to North Carolina in 2013 where he teaches college English. No matter the temperature outside, there is always an iced coffee in his hand when he walks into class in the mornings. He tends to chase the day with a whiskey and a re-run of The Office.
Project Superhero, located on the Crystal Coast, is a non profit organization that sends superhero characters to children’s charities, fundraisers and pediatric hospitals in our community. Our true passion is visiting children who face special challenges.
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There are several reasons why a guest might cancel on us. The most common is professional commitment on another project. PLEASE DO NOT SHOOT THE MESSENGER. We are just as disappointed as you are.
Kevin spent 3 years traveling around the world, modeling for print ads and appearing in over 150 commercials, before landing in his breakout series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995).
Kevin David Sorbo was born in Mound, Minnesota, on September 24, 1958. His father was of Norwegian descent and his mother’s ancestry was English, Scottish, and German. In high school, he excelled at football, baseball and basketball; in college, he played these 3 sports, plus hockey. Kevin was also in a number of plays. At the end of 1986, he settled in Los Angeles. Kevin began to make guest appearances on such popular shows as Murder, She Wrote (1984). At 6′ 3″ and very muscular, Kevin was a natural for the title role in what would become his signature series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995-1999). Kevin became internationally famous, and he learned the craft of film-making well enough to direct and co-write some of the episodes. Kevin even studied martial arts in order to do many of his own stunts. Some of his most recent films are God’s Not Dead (2014), Soul Surfer (2011) and hundreds others. He’s also appeared in recent episodes of Supergirl (2017), Hawaii Five-O (2010), Xena: Warrior Princess (1995-2000) and many more. In real life, Kevin’s heart is as big as Hercules’– he leads “A World Fit for Kids!” as the chair and spokesperson. In 1998, Kevin married lovely actress Sam Sorbo.