Savvy exhibitors at Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. at Discovery Times Square perhaps anticipated their NYC audience when they gave the interactive Iron Man hand this little easter egg.
Captain America props & grip test in Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. at Discovery Times Square
Asgardian artifacts in Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. at Discovery Times Square.
Glenn Howerton can usually be seen on FX playing the slightly diabolical Dennis Reynolds on “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”, on which he also writes and executive produces. However this spring he’s joined the network’s newest drama, Fargo, based on the critically acclaimed Coen brothers film. Howerton plays Don Chumph a gullible personal trainer out to blackmail his client’s wealthy ex-husband with the help of Lorne Malvo (an intense Billy Bob Thornton). The multi-talented Howerton joined MediaMikes on a call to discuss Don, Fargo and was more than happy to field a few ‘Sunny’ questions as well.
Martin Freeman is known best by some as Tim Canterbury in BBC’s “The Office”. Some know (and love) him from “Love Actually. He has also donned the hat of Dr. John Watson in BBC’s “Sherlock”. Or if none of those ring a bell, he is also in a (quite unknown, rather small) trilogy called “The Hobbit” where he plays a young Bilbo Baggins. Either way, Martin has had such a diverse and incredible career to date and though his latest role could also be his best. He is making his U.S. television debut with FX’s “Fargo” playing the role of Lester Nygaard”. The show is an adapation of the 1996 cult classic movie. Media Mikes had a chance to chat with Martin about the show, working with Billy Bob Thornton and his character…
After enjoying the screening of the film, the audience moved a short walk away to Santos Party House where guests were welcomed by staff members in Adam’s “Dr. Faust” scrubs offering a spicy taste of blood at the door. The lower level featured a dj who played a mix honoring the film’s Detroit roots. Exciting for film fans in other areas of the floor, you could visit recreations of Adam and Eve’s rooms
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again – the annual Kansas City Planet Comicon is by far the best fan convention happening in the Midwest. And this year Media Mikes is offering (5) lucky readers a chance to win two 3-day passes to this years event.
All you have to do is let us know [on our giveaway page, here!] the following: Who is the one person you would like to have the opportunity to meet at a fan convention? (5) random entries will be chosen and the winners will receive (2) 3-day pass tickets. Planet Comicon runs March 14-15, 2014 at Bartle Hall in Kansas City, Missouri. Among the special guests: Lee Majors, John Ratzenberger, Margot Kidder and seven members of the popular series, “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” including Wil Wheaton, Jonathan Frakes, Gates McFadden and Brent Spiner. Guests on Sunday, March 16th, will also be treated to a rare Midwest appearance by William Shatner, who will not only be greeting his fans but will be moderating a special TREK-tacular “Next Generation” event.
This contest runs through 5:00 pm Sunday, March 9, 2016. Winners will be notified by email and will have their tickets delivered via US Mail.
For more information head over to www.planetcomicon.com