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TV, Comic Books
Start Time: 10:00AM End Time: 05:00PM
The LOS ANGELES COMIC BOOK AND SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION presents Stars from the Classic STAR TREK Television series and THE OUTER LIMITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE at the SUNDAY, AUGUST 18, 2013 show.
THE OUTER LIMITS is considered one of the best Science Fiction Anthology Television series and aired on ABC-TV for two seasons during 1963-1965. Created by Joseph Stefano and Leslie Stevens, each week's episode featured a different story of the fantastic that began with Vic Perrin's voiceover..."There is nothing wrong with your Television set." Many of the Actors, Directors, Make-Up and Special Effects crew from THE OUTER LIMITS went on to work on STAR TREK.
STAR TREK GUESTS:
GARY LOCKWOOD (Lieutenant Commander Gary Mitchell) and SALLY KELLERMAN (Dr. Eizabeth Dehner) the Stars of the Classic STAR TREK episode WHERE NO MAN HAS GONE BEFORE, the second pilot that sold NBC-TV on airing the series are reunited for this appearance. Gary Lockwood is also known for starring in Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey, which celebrates it's 45th Anniversary this year. Sally Kellerman starred in two episodes of THE OUTER LIMITS, THE BELLARO SHIELD and THE HUMAN FACTOR.
JOANNE LINVILLE (the first female Romulan Commander) and JACK DONNER (Romulan Sub-Commander Tal) the Stars of the Classic STAR TREK episode THE ENTERPRISE INCIDENT which this year celebrates the 45th Anniversary of it's first broadcast are reunited for this appearance.
YVONNE CRAIG starred as the green skinned Orion girl in the Classic STAR TREK episode WHOM GODS DESTROY. Yvonne is also known for starring as Batgirl in the Batman Television series.
ANTOINETTE BOWER starred as Sylvia in the Classic STAR TREK episode CATSPAW. Antoinette has guest starred in many Television series such as the Twilight Zone episode Probe 7, Over and Out; The Wild, Wild West, The Invaders, Mission: Impossible and Boris Karloff's Thriller.
THE OUTER LIMITS GUESTS:
JOANNA FRANK starred as Regina, the mutant Queen Bee in human form in THE OUTER LIMITS episode ZZZZZ. Joanne makes her First Convention Appearance along with her husband ALAN RACHINS. Joanne's other Television credits include The Fugitive, Ben Casey and starring as Sheila Brackman in L.A. Law. Joanne's Movie credits include The Savage Seven and The Young Animals.
Alan Rachins is known for starring as Douglas Beckman in the seven year run of the Television series L.A. Law and for starring as the hippie father in Dharma and Greg. Alan has also starred in episodes of The Outer Limits (1995 edition), Stargate SG-1, Poltergeist: The Legacy, Tales From The Crypt, Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and provided voice over work for Batman The Animated Series (as The Clock King and Temple Fugate), Justice League and The Spectacular Spider-Man (2008 series as Norman Osborn).
JACQUELINE SCOTT starred in two THE OUTER LIMITS episodes, the very first episode THE GALAXY BEING and COUNTERWEIGHT. Jacqueline's many Television credits include starring in the Twilight Zone episode The Parallel, Steve Canyon, The Immortal, The Alfred Hitchcock Hour, Planet of the Apes and Movies such as William Castle's Macabre, Steven Spielberg's Duel and Empire of the Ants.
PETER MARK RICHMAN starred in two THE OUTER LIMITS episodes, THE BORDERLAND and THE PROBE. Peter has over 156 Movie and Television credits which includes the Twilight Zone episode The Fear, Land of the Giants, The Invaders, The Wild, Wild West, Electra Woman and Dyna Girl (starring as the Pharoah), Wonder Woman, The Incredible Hulk, The Six Million Dollar Man, The Bionic Woman, Star Trek: The Next Generation and the Movies Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan, Judgment Day and Agent for H.A.R.M. Peter has also done voice acting in The Defenders of the Earth (as The Phantom), Batman: The Animated Series, Batman Beyond, Superman (1996 series) and Spider-Man (1996 series).
MICHAEL FOREST and BARBARA LUNA starred in THE OUTER LIMITS episode IT CRAWLED OUT OF THE WOODWORK. Michael starred as Apollo in the Classic STAR TREK episode Who Mourns for Adonais and as the Alien Biker Steve in the Twilight Zone episode Black Leather Jackets. Michael has extensive credits as a voice over actor for such anime films as Fist of the North Star, Akira, Cowboy Beebop: The Movie, Trigun and many more. Michael was the voice of Olympius in the live action series Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue. Barbara is known for starring as Lt. Marlena Moreau in the Classic STAR TREK episode Mirror, Mirror.
JOEY E. TATA starred in THE OUTER LIMITS episodes THE ZANTI MISFITS and THE CHILDREN OF SPIDER COUNTY. Joey is most known for starring as Nat Bussichio in Beverly Hills, 90210. Joey also starred in several episodes of the Batman Television series as the henchman to The Riddler, The Penguin and King Tut. Joey also starred in episodes of Lost in Space, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea and The Time Tunnel.
The LOS ANGELES COMIC BOOK AND SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION will take place SUNDAY, AUGUST 18, 2013 at the Shrine Auditorium Expo Center, 700 West 32nd Street, in Los Angeles, across the street from USC College. Show Hours are 10:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M. Regular Admission is only $10.00, five years and under are free. Early Admission is $12.00. The Dealers Room features over one hundred tables full of Old and New Comic Books, Toys, Action Figures, Trading Cards, Trade Paperbacks, Graphic Novels, DVDs, Movie Memorabilia and many other collectibles! All celebrity guests charge for each autograph but it includes a choice of photo. Check www.comicbookscifi.com and www.facebook.com/comicbookscifi for more information!
The Shrine Auditorium Expo Center
700 West 32nd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90007
More Info: http://www.comicbookscifi.com/
This event was submitted by CBR.