Wizard World Chicago Adds Goldbum, Levi, Guttenberg; Momoa Cancels


Image courtesy of Dick Thomas Johnson on behalf of Wizard World Chicago.

Wizard World Chicago announced today that Jeff Goldblum (Jurassic Park, Independence Day), Zachary Levi (Shazam, Chuck), and Steve Guttenberg (Police Academy franchise, Cocoon) have been added to their already stellar lineup of celebrities. The convention takes place next week, from August 22-August 25 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.

In unfortunate news, Jason Momoa has had to cancel his appearance at the event, due to unforseen circumstances.

Even more stars will be appearing at Wizard World Chicago, including Charmed‘s Holly Marie Combs and Brian Krause, Richard Greico (21 Jump Street, Gargoyles), Buffy the Vampire Slayer‘s Amy Acker and Emma Caulfield, Ken Page (The Nightmare Before Christmas, All Dogs Go To Heaven), and Mark Sheppard (Supernatural, Battlestar Galactica).

Goldblum will appear on Saturday, August 24 only; Guttenberg is slated to appear on Friday, August 23; Levi and Acker appear Thursday and Friday; Combs, Page, and Sheppard will appear on Saturday and Sunday, and Krause, Caulfield, and Greico will attend Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Stay up to date on all things 2019 Wizard World Chicago by visiting their site here.

Margaret has been a writer and editor for Nerds and Beyond since 2018. She loves Grogu, Doctor Who, and The OA. And she's still salty about #WaywardSisters. Find her on Twitter and TikTok at @MargNation.

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