Celebrity Guest Lineup Announced For 19th Annual Fan Expo Canada And First-Ever Fan Expo Sports August 22-25

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Celebrating 19 years as Canada’s biggest pop culture convention,Fan Expo Canada is gearing up for this year’s event boasting one of the largest combined gaming, horror, comic, science fiction and anime showcases in the world!  Plus, new this year, Fan Expo Canada introduces Fan Expo Sports – The Ultimate Sports Celebrity Experience, making it the only convention of its kind to marry the worlds of pop culture with sports.

This year’s Fan Expo Canada  is the biggest to-date, taking over the entire North and South buildings of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre for the first time ever and promising over 100,000 entertainment and sports fans over 750,000 square feet packed with 900 retailers, artists and exhibitors.

his year’s growing lineup of Fan Expo Canada celebrities, comprised of both first-time guests and returning favourites, include:

  • DAVID HASSELHOFF (Knight Rider, Baywatch)
  • STAN LEE (Legendary Creator of Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk, X-Men, The Fantastic Four, Iron Man, as well as countless others)
  • DEAN CAIN (Lois & Clark, The New Adventures of Superman)
  • LENA HEADEY (Game of Thrones)
  • NORMAN REEDUS (The Walking Dead, The Boondock Saints)
  • MICHAEL ROOKER (The Walking Dead)
  • SHAWN ASHMORE (X-Men Film Series, The Following)
  • AARON ASHMORE (Lost Girl, Smallville, Warehouse 13)
  • NATHAN FILLION (Castle, Firefly)
  • GEORGE TAKEI (Star Trek, The Howard Stern Show)
  • MORENA BACCARIN (Firefly, Homeland)
  • RICHARD DEAN ANDERSON (MacGyver, Stargate SG1)
  • JAMES HONG (Blade Runner, Kung Fu Panda)
  • KEN FOREE (Dawn of the Dead, The Devil’s Rejects)
  • AUSTIN “CHUMLEE” RUSSELL (Pawn Stars)

In addition, this year’s Fan Expo Sports guests confirmed to-date include:

  • HULK HOGAN (Wrestling Legend)
  • BOBBY ORR (Boston Bruins #4)
  • ROBERTO ALOMAR (Hall of Fame, Toronto Blue Jays)
  • JOE MONTANA (Hall of Fame Quarterback, San Francisco 49ers)
  • JOE SAKIC (Colorado Avalanche)
  • PAUL MOLITOR (1993 World Series MVP, Toronto Blue Jays)
  • MARTIN BRODEUR (Goaltending legend, New Jersey Devils)
  • RICKEY HENDERSON (Toronto Blue Jays, World Series Champion)
  • GORDIE HOWE (Detroit Red Wings, Mr. Hockey)
  • RON TURCOTTE (Secretariat’s Jockey, Triple Crown 1973)