“Dr. Strange” and “Avengers: Endgame” Star to Attend Celebrity Fan Fest
Actor Benedict Wong is confirmed to appear June 15-16 at the summer festival
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (May 2, 2019) – Renowned British actor Benedict Wong has officially joined the star-studded lineup at Celebrity Fan Fest. The three-day pop culture fan festival will take place June 14-16, 2019 at Freeman Expo Halls and Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas.
Best known for his role as ‘Wong’ in Marvel’s “Dr. Strange,” “Avengers: Infinity War” and most recently the box office blockbuster “Avengers: Endgame,” Benedict Wong has appeared in award-winning sci-fi films including Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus” and “The Martian.” His new upcoming film “Gemini Man,” starring Actor Will Smith, is set to premiere October 2019.
“With a career spanning two decades across theatre, film and television, it’s an honor to welcome Benedict Wong to Celebrity Fan Fest this summer,” said PMX Events President Bob Wills. “His addition further solidifies our star-studded lineup, giving attendees the Marvel-fan experience they asked for.”
Benedict Wong will join “Avengers: Endgame” castmates Jeremy Renner and Paul Bettany, in addition to other celebrity guests including “Aquaman” star Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Dolph Lundgren, Graham McTavish, Fred Savage, Ray Fisher, Alexandra Shipp, Tye Sheridan, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Robert Wuhl, Kimberly J. Brown, Clare Kramer, Walter Koenig, Joe Flanigan, Robert Picardo and Butch Patrick.
Celebrity Fan Fest tickets are available for purchase online only at CelebrityFanFest.com.
Celebrity Fan Fest will also feature:
- Over 20 celebrity appearances
- “CARS as STARS” exhibition, sponsored by H-E-B, featuring over 25 famous Hollywood cars like Ecto-1 from “Ghostbusters,” the “Back to the Future” DeLorean, a Bumblebee® replica car, Optimus Prime® replica truck and the 1966 Batmobile,” “Herbie the Love Bug”, plus many more.
- Numerous comic exhibitors and creators
- Gaming and virtual reality exhibitions
- Celebrity panels
- Hundreds of vendors, artists, cosplayers and movie poster illustrators
ABOUT CELEBRITY FAN FEST
San Antonio’s premier comic convention, Celebrity Fan Fest, is an interactive 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 opportunities, “Vendor Village”, “Artist Alley”, special performances by the stars, plus much more. The event will lead up to the 2019 Celebrity Movie Con also produced by PMX Events.
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.