Stellar line-up booked in as Popcorn Comic-Con returns to Rotherham

STARS of Doctor Who and Star Wars are among the line-up of favourites set to appear as a sci-fi and fantasy celebration returns to Rotherham this autumn.

Peter Davison, Clare Higgins, Michael Carter, Kenneth Cranham, Sarah Sutton, Ian McCulloch, Madeline Smith and Patricia Quinn will all be there to meet the fans at Popcorn Comic Con at Magna on September 10.

Davison is Known for his iconic portrayal of the Fifth Doctor in Doctor Who, while Sutton was his assistant, Nyssa.

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Higgins has an extensive acting career spanning theatre, film, and television, including appearing in Hellraiser and The Golden Compass, while Carter is best known as Bib Fortuna in the Star Wars franchise.

McCulloch’s credits include Zombie Flesh Eaters and Contamination, while Smith appeared in many classic films, taking the notable role as Miss Caruso in the James Bond film Live and Let Die.

Rocky Horror Picture Show fans may remember Patricia Quinn as Magenta in the cult classic.

Event organiser Wendy Bell said: “We are incredibly excited to host such an incredible line-up of special guests at Popcorn Comic Con.

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“It's an honour to bring together fans and these iconic personalities for an unforgettable experience.

“Popcorn Comic Con is an annual celebration of comics, films, TV shows, cosplay and all things pop culture.

“The convention aims to create a space where fans can connect with each other and interact with their favourite stars from the entertainment industry.

“Whether you're a die-hard fan or simply curious about the magic of pop culture, this convention will have something for everyone.”

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