The organizers of Comic Con Africa announced this morning that actor Jason Momoa will be their first headline guest at the event taking place in September.
From their press release:
Reed Exhibitions Africa, ReedPOP and VS Gaming have confirmed that Jason Momoa will be attending Comic Con Africa on the 15th & 16th September. Jason is most well-known for his legendary roles as Aquaman in Warner Bros’ Justice League and as the Dothraki warlord “Khal Drogo” in Game of Thrones.
Due to his iconic performances he is the perfect fit to be one of the headline guests at the first African Comic Con.
Comic Con Africa will be held from 14 – 16 September 2018 at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit & International Convention Centre. Comic Con Africa, the first of its kind on the continent, will feature all elements of comic books, science fiction/fantasy related film, series and similar popular arts as well as a large range of pop culture and entertainment elements including animation, toys, gadgets and so much more.
Comic Con Africa will take place at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Centre. Comic Con Africa will showcase comic books and science fiction/fantasy related film, series and similar popular arts. The exhibition will also feature a large range of pop culture and entertainment elements in animation, toys, gadgets, clothing, anime, manga, collectible card games, video games, webcomics, and fantasy novels and an Artists’ Alley, where comic artists can sign autographs and sell or do free sketches.
Superhero or sidekick – there will be exciting activations to enjoy that include professional gaming tournaments and activations, cosplay competitions, and new movie and series promotions. Comic Con Africa visitors can also enjoy international and local celebrity panel discussions, seminars, workshops and autograph sessions.