Sunderland Comic Con, which runs 21st – 22nd February, has just announced a number of new guests for the event, joining an already-impressive line-up.
The additions include a number of creators who’ve worked on various Doctor Who comic projects, Aces Weekly, The Beano and 2000AD as follows:
Jeff Anderson, Artist (Transformers, Judge Dredd); Nigel Auchterlounie (Artist, Writer – Spleenal, “The Numbskulls”, “Bash Street Kids”); Gary Chudleigh (Writer – Plagued: The Miranda Chronicles, Invisible); Ben Dickson (Aritst, Writer – Aces Weekly, Santa Claus vs The Nazis); Nigel Dobbyn (Artist – 2000AD, The Beano, My Little Pony, Mr Bean, Sonic the Comic); Bambos Georgiou (Publisher, editor, writer, artist, letterer – Aces Weekly, Wallace & Gromit, Spider-Man, X-Men); Kev Hopgood (Artist – Doctor Who, Iron Man, 2000AD, Judge Dredd Megazine); Yishan Li (Artist – Aces Weekly, How to Draw Manga & Anime, Girl 1); Nika Nartova (Colourist – The Beano, “Harry Hill”, The Dandy); Neil Slorance (Artist – Dungeon Fun, Doctor Who); comics scholar Doctor Mel Gibson; podcaster Stacey Whittle; and culture critic Gareth K. Vile.
They join the already announced lineup of Hannah Berry (Artist & Writer – Britten and Brulightly, Adamtine); Alan Brown (Artist – Ben 10, The Blind, Heather Ale); Kate Charlesworth (Artist – Nelson, Sally Heathcote: Suffragette); Hunt Emerson (Artist/Writer – Calculus Cat, Fortean Times); Al Ewing (Writer – Loki, 2000AD, Doctor Who); John Higgins (Artist, Writer and Colourist, Watchmen, The Killing Joke,”Judge Dredd”); Barry Kitson (Artist, The Avengers, Captain America); Robbie Morrison (Writer – Doctor Who, Drowntown, “Nikolai Dante”); Nigel Parkinson (Artist, “Dennis & Gnasher”, The Beano, The Dandy); Bryan Talbot (Artist, Writer – Grandville, Alice in Sunderland, Batman); Doctor Mary Talbot (Writer – Dotter of Her Father’s Eyes, Sally Heathcote: Suffragette); and John Wagner (Writer – “Judge Dredd”, “Strontium Dog”, “Button Man”, The Bogie Man).
• Sunderland Comic Con 21st – 22nd February, Seaburn Centre, Whitburn Road, Sunderland SR6 8AA Web: https://suncc.wordpress.com