Members of the Visual Effects (VFX) Team for ABC’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D are among the newest additions to the Whedonopolis 2016 Guest List. A Joss Whedon-centric convention run by fans for fans, Whedonopolis 2016 will raise funds to support the Sophie Lancaster Foundation and the Pop Culture Hero Coalition, two non-profits created to address bullying and peer pressure.
Rechristened “Whedonopolis2016,” the event will be a celebration of the works of Joss Whedon and all Whedon-related alumnus
Creation Entertainment’s Grand Slam Star Trek and Sci-Fi Summit in Burbank has just added someone who is well known for many shows, but mainly for one.
Here’s video from the panel for the independent film “Dust Up” at Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo 2012. This panel featured actors Amber Benson, Travis Betz and Aaron Gaffey as well as director Ward Roberts and cinematographer Shannon Hourigan.
It seems lately that if there’s a fandom community, then there’s someone making a convention for it. However, most cons focus on an entire genre and are so massive that it leaves little time to truly appreciate any one thing. So it was extremely refreshing to go to the completely fan-made Castle Convention. It also felt good going to something where over $10,000 was raised for charity.