Welcome 2019 Special Guests!
Tony Amendola is an American actor who is best known for playing the Jaffa master Bra'tac in Stargate SG-1. Amendola is also known for his recurring roles as revolutionary leader Edouard Kagame of Liber8 in the television show Continuum and on ABC's Once Upon a Time as Pinocchio's creator/father, Geppetto. Tony starred opposite Antonio Banderas and Katherine Zeta-Jones in the Mask of Zorro, and as Father Perez in the horror movie, Annabelle. A sough-after voice actor, Tony has lent his distinctive tones to video games such as Final Fantasy, World of Warcraft and Call of Duty.
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Returning because ThunderCon fans demanded it, Kevin Porter is a versatile, hard-working Hollywood actor, most known to fandom as YouTube's Batman. Which such amazing short films as City of Scars and Seeds of Arkham, he is a key feature of the fan favourite, Super Power Beat Down! An avid health nut and fitness guru, Kevin is a down to earth hero, who creates fans wherever he goes.
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Best known for his role as the Night King in HBO's Game of Thrones, Richard Brake has worked in countless blockbuster movies and is a staple of British television. From Batman Begins to Kingsman: Secret Service to Cold Mountain to Thor: the Dark World, Richard brings a gravitas to every role and is highly sought-after for his ability to portray even the most menacing of villains with layers and depth.
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Schooled at Sheridan College in Animation and Design, Hugh Rookwood is a classically trained Illustrator/Animator who's worked on independant Comic Books and Children's Book titles. He's the Creative Director of Chozen Studios, and loves Basketball, Volleyball and Martial Arts. He also loves going to cons and sharing his love of illustration/pop culture with everyone he meets.
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'Gru. Snape. Doctor. 'Evil' has many names, but these nefarious villains turned unlikely heroes all have one name in common - Steve Zmijak! Cosplayer, comedian, YouTuber, podcaster, Steve (called Stevil by friends and foes alike) was a fan favourite last year at ThunderCon 2018. But this year, Stevil will be raiding his secret lair for other altar egos, namely Gru (Despicable Me), Professor Snape (Harry Potter) and possibly Uncle Fester from Adam's Family. So beware, ThunderCon, for our 5 year celebration theme of Heroes and Villains is about to get real!
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Born and raised in Thunder Bay, Stephany has pursued her lifelong dream of working in comic books. Currently producing work for rising Canadian Indie publishing house, Studio Comix Press, and the Clarkson Comic Studio, a collaborative business for artists in the GTA. Stephany has titles that range from children's (Skelt and Apy) to YA (Shelly) to LGBTQ (Strays), and she will be happy to talk to anyone about working in the Canadian indie comic scene.
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