James and Eric from over at the Walker Stalker podcast have been hard at work setting up their very own convention appropriately dubbed “The Walker Stalker Convention”
James and Eric have already announced a hefty guest list, but on the 24th they announced what could be a huge draw to the freshman con. It was revealed that Danai Gurira and Lawrence Gilliard Jr. will be appearing at the show. Lawrence Gilliard Jr. is playing Bob Stookey, a new comer to The Walking Dead TV show, but a fan favorite for those who follow the comic book.
“Join us – James and Eric, from the popular Fans of The Walking Dead podcast – The Walker Stalkers. We want to put on THE BEST, most fan-centric zombie and horror-themed convention ever! We want this event to be over-the-top extreme fan-centric. You, the fans, will get great access to actors and celebrities like no other convention before at Walker Stalker Con 2013!! Be a part of something big! We will have tons of special guests, actors, filmmakers and celebrities from popular zombie, horror and sci-fi TV shows and films.”
Also set to attend are Norman Reedus, Melissa McBride, Lauren Cohan, Judith O’Dea, Lew Temple, Nick Gomez, Daniel Thomas May, Tyler Chase, Addy Miller, Vincent Ward, Kylie Szymanski. E Roger Mitchell, Parker Wierling, Adam Green, Joe Lynch, Corrie English, Laura Ortiz, Larry Mainland, Sonya Thompson, Moses J Moseley, Melissa Cowan, William Sibley Hart, Sonequa Martin-Green, Travis Love, Theodus Crane, Mike Christopher, Leonard Lies, Jay Bonansinga, Laurie Holden, IronE Singleton, Emily Kinney (in concert only), Dave Fennoy, Melissa Hutchison, Zach Galligan, Emma Bell, Scott Wilson, Melissa Ponzio, and Giancarlo Esposito.
The con will take place Nov 1-3 at the Atlanta Convention Center with The Westin at Peachtree Center being their host hotel.
Along with the scheduled guests, there will be plenty of vendors, make-up artists, comic book Artists and more.
Check out their official website http://www.walkerstalkercon.com/