Treat for Sci-Fi fans when stars attend convention in Skegness

A Comic Con event is coming to the Embassy Theatre in Skegness ANL-160607-105930001
A Comic Con event is coming to the Embassy Theatre in Skegness ANL-160607-105930001

Sci-Fi fans are in for a treat when a Comic Con event is hosted in Skegness.

Fans of Doctor Who, Star Wars, Game of Thrones and other popular science fiction and fantasy series will meet some very special guests on Sunday, July 24, at the resort’s Embassy Theatre.

The event is presented by EM-Con, The East Midlands TV and Film Convention.

It will feature as guests: Peter Davison, the Fifth Doctor in the Doctor Who TV series; Dave ‘Darth Vader’ Prowse; Paul Blake who played the bounty hunter Greedo in Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope; Dan Starkey, best known for playing the Sontaran commander Strax in Doctor Who; Josef Atlin, Pyp from Game of Thrones; Hugo Myatt, who played the dungeon master Treguard in the children’s game show Knightmare; Ayesha Brough from the 70s TV series UFO; and Gerald Home, who played Tessek and a Mon Calamari officer in the sixth episode of the Star Wars saga, Return of the Jedi.

There will be a chance to obtain autographs from the stars at various prices.

Tickets are priced at £10 (£5 for those aged under eight) and are available from skegnesscomiccon.com/tickets

For more information, visit www.skegnesscomiccon.com