Menu

Preston Comic Con: New guest stars announced

Posted on - 19th August, 2014 - 7:00pm | Author - | Posted in - City Centre, Events, Preston City Centre, Things To Do

Norman Lovett

Advertisement

The organisers of Preston’s first Comic Con to be held at the Guild Hall on Saturday 25 October 2014, have released details of further guests on the day.

Newly announced is actor Norman Lovett, best known for playing Holly in Red Dwarf.

Lovett is an English stand-up comedian and actor, and played Holly during the first, second, seventh and eighth series of the classic sci-fi show.

Tim Rose

Also agreed to appear at the Comic Con is Tim Rose.

Rose an performer and puppeteer and has been involved in the films Labyrinth, Howard the Duck and most recently Wizards vs Aliens on BBC TV, playing the Nekross King.

He famously played Admiral Ackbar in Star Wars Return of the Jedi (famous for the ‘it’s a Trap’ catchphrase). Tim gained his experience working with the legendary Jim Henson during filming on The Dark Crystal.

Preston Comic Con is one part of a series of sci-fi events in Preston throughout the Autumn.

Share
Preston in pictures How the other half livePizza ExpressDusk over Fishergate, PrestonMarks & Spencer PrestonDown Fishergate in PrestonSt George's, PrestonTessuti, PrestonChristmas tree in Preston View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.