As special guests go, you could do a lot worse than the man who was the father of Marvel Comics. Yes, we’re talking about Stan Lee, who was recently announced for a special one-day only appearance at Wizard World’s Atlanta Comic Con on Sunday, June 1. Lee will be available for autographs and photo ops (with separate fees for both), though big fans may want to consider the Stan Lee VIP Experience which guarantees you’ll be at the front of the line for the autograph and photo sessions plus get early access to the show floor all three days and other goodies.
Other pop culture guests scheduled to be at Atlanta Comic Con include Karen Gillan of Doctor Who and Guardians of the Galaxy fame, Norman Reedus and Michael Rooker from The Walking Dead, WWE superstar The Big Show and Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels of the seminal rap group Run-D.M.C. Plenty of comic creators are on the guest list too, including Neal Adams, Jerry Ordway, Ron Garney, Bob Layton, Ethan Van Sciver and J.M. DeMatteis. In addition, any attendees buying any of the show’s various VIP packages will receive a limited edition copy of Amazing Spider-Man #1 with a variant cover by John Tyler Christopher, who will also be on hand to sign them.
Atlanta Comic Con runs from Friday, May 30 through Sunday, June 1 at the Georgia World Congress Center. Full details on the show are online at the official Wizard World site.
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