Toronto Comicon Arrives at MTCC March 7-9, 2014

Tatiana Maslany, photo Gage Skidmore
Tatiana Maslany, photo Gage Skidmore

By Lori Bosworth

Toronto Comicon is coming to Toronto from March 7-9, 2014 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The festival attracts sci-fi, fantasy, comics, anime and horror fans from across Ontario. You’ll get good deals on new and rare fantasy, anime and sci-fi DVDs and books, as well as meet many special guests including:

  • Giancarlo Esposito of Breaking Bad
  • IronE Singleton of The Walking Dead
  • Tatiana Maslany of Orphan Black
  • Jordan Gavaris of Orphan Black
  • Allison Mack of Smallville
  • Billy Boyd of The Lord of the Rings
  • Eliza Dushku of Buffy/Angel Dollhouse
  • Denise Crosby of Star Trek: The Next Generation
  • Sean Astin of The Goonies/The Lord of the Rings
Giancarlo Esposito, photo Ranzag
Giancarlo Esposito, photo Ranzag

Celebrities will be holding Q&A sessions for audience participation, as well as signing autographs at their signing booths. (Schedules will be posted on the Toronto Comicon website after March 1, 2014.) You can also meet the cast of Total Drama Island.

Be sure to bring your camera because you’ll find many attendees dressed up as their favourite characters. If you choose to attend Toronto Comicon in costume, please read the Props and Weapons policy on the Toronto Comicon website first.

Tatiana Maslany, photo Gage Skidmore
Tatiana Maslany, photo Gage Skidmore

After the show, check out the Toronto Comicon After Party on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 9 p.m. at Tattoo Queen West. There will be a DJ, dancing, cash bar and appearances by celebrity guests.

Adult passes to Toronto Comicon are Friday $15, Saturday $25 and Sunday $20. Weekend passes are $45. Child passes (one day only) are $10.

Tickets for the Toronto Comicon Official After Party are $20 (19+) and must be purchased in advance.