STAR WARS COMING: Celebrity Fan Fest Officially Welcomes‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ and ‘Darth Vader’
Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen will appear at the San Antonio pop culture fan festival
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – June 10, 2021 – Celebrity Fan Fest is honored to announce the addition of Golden Globe winner Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen to their star-studded lineup. McGregor will headline the festival and appear July 31 and Aug. 1 at Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio, Texas. Christensen will only appear on Saturday, July 31.
Widely recognized for his prominent role as ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ in the George Lucas’ “Star Wars” film prequels, McGregor recently announced he will be reprising his role in the highly anticipated spinoff series, “Obi-Wan Kenobi” for Disney +. McGregor has also portrayed other notable roles in “Black Hawk Down,” “Moulin Rouge,” “Trainspotting,” and most recently in the hit Netflix television series, “Halston.”
McGregor will be available for photo ops and autographs both days. He will also appear in one stage panel discussion on Saturday, July 31.
Christensen who is popularly known for his portrayal of ‘Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader,’ in the “Star Wars” prequels will also be reprising his role in the Disney + “Obi-Wan Kenobi” series set to premiere in 2022. Christensen has several other acting credits in films such as “American Heist,” “Takers,” “New York, I Love You,” and “Life as a House.”
Tickets for photographs and autographs will be available for purchase on July 11 at 11:00 a.m. CST only at CelebrityFanFest.com
McGregor and Christensen will join other celebrity guests including Marvel stars Charlie Cox ‘DareDevil,’ Krysten Ritter ‘Jessica Jones,’ Mike Colter ‘Luke Cage,’ Joonas Suotamo ‘Chewbacca,’ as well as Freddie Prinze Jr., Taylor Gray and Steve Blum from the “Star Wars” animation series, “Star Wars Rebels.” More celebrities will soon be added to the Celebrity Fan Fest line-up.
“Celebrity Fan Fest is making history once more by bringing top tier talent to the Alamo City,” said PMX Events President Bob Wills. “This is the first time Ewan McGregor has ever appeared at a fan convention. It is an honor to welcome these critically acclaimed actors to the Celebrity Fan Fest lineup!”
ABOUT CELEBRITY FAN FEST
San Antonio’s premier comic convention, Celebrity Fan Fest, is an interactive fan festival featuring special appearances by prominent film and television celebrities. The “fan festival” offers an elevated immersive form of entertainment including celebrity meet and greet photo opportunities, a “CARS as STARS” exhibit, special musical performances, plus much more.
ABOUT PMX EVENTS
PMX Events specializes in creating one-of-a-kind productions including comic conventions, movie and music festivals, family shows, non-profit fundraising events as well as foodie experiences. Based in San Antonio, Texas, PMX Events is a premier source for high-quality entertainment exhibitions. For more information about PMX events please visit, pmx.flywheelstaging.com.