Wizard World New Orleans Adds ‘Outlander’ and ‘Smallville’ Stars to Guest List


Wizard World has announced a huge line up of guests that include actors from Smallville, Outlander, and The Princess Bride for the 10th annual convention in New Orleans!

The Smallville line up includes Tom Welling (Clark Kent), Michael Rosenbaum (Lex Luthor), Kristen Kreuk (Lana Lang), Erica Durance (Lois Lane), and John Glover (Lionel Luthor). Welling and Glover will attend the convention all three days while Rosenbaum, Kruek, and Durance will be there both Saturday and Sunday.

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Fans of the Scottish Starz drama Outlander will get to see James Fraser himself, Sam Heughan, along with Ed Speleers (Stephen Bonnet), John Bell (Young Ian), and Maria Doyle Kennedy (Jocasta Cameron). Heughan will attend Saturday while all other cast members will appear Saturday and Sunday.

The Princess Bride stars Cary Elwes (Westley) and Wallace Shawn (Vizzini) are also among the celebrities scheduled to attend both Saturday and Sunday.

A stellar cast of voice actors from “X-Men: The Animated Series” will also be on hand, including Chris Potter, Larry Houston, Cal Dodd, George Buza, Lenore Zann, and Chris Britton, all three days, as well as Thomas Ian Nicholas (Rookie of the Year, American Pie).

The first event scheduled on the 2020 Wizard World calendar, New Orleans show hours are Friday, January 3, 4-9 p.m.; Saturday, January 4, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, January 5, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Admittance for kids 10 and under are free with a paid adult. Visit the Wizard World site for more on the 2020 New Orleans con!

The 10th annual Wizard World New Orleans is set for January 3-5, 2020 at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

Brianna works full time in the publishing industry, passionately building books to bring to the masses. Her first fandom was Harry Potter, which she joined at age 11. Her love for books took her abroad to earn her Masters Degree at University College London, after which she lived in New York City, and now resides in Austin. She loves all things fandom including Supernatural, Doctor Who, and more. Ever the introvert, she can usually be found reading, playing with her dog, listening to music and practicing yoga. Brianna joined the Nerds and Beyond staff in 2018 where she unites her love for all things "nerd" with her passion for writing. Find her on Twitter here: @bookbag09

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