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TV stars line up for DragonCon

dconlogoAlthough media attention is on San Diego’s Comic Con this weekend, in a few weeks, DragonCon, the largest fan-run science fiction/fantasy/horror/comic/gaming convention will be hitting downtown Atlanta with an estimated 25,000 people in attendance. The convention will run from Friday, August 31 through Monday, September 3 (Labor Day).

Among the many celebrities scheduled to be in attendance are people from the following TV shows is:

Battlestar Galactica:

  • Jamie Bamber (Lee “Apollo” Adama),
  • Richard Hatch (the original Apollo in the 1978 BSG, Tom Zarek on the current show),
  • Katee Sackoff (Kara “Starbuck” Thrace)
  • Mark A. Sheppard (Romo Lampkin)

Star Trek:

  • John de Lancie (Q, various series starting with TNG)
  • Johnathan Frakes (Riker, TNG)
  • Gates McFadden (Dr. Crusher)
  • Nichelle Nichols (Uhura)
  • Robert Picardo (The Doctor, Voyager)
  • Brent Spiner (Data)


  • Alexis Cruz (Skaara, SG1)
  • Lexa Doig (Dr. Lam, SG1)
  • Louis Gosset Jr. (Gerak, SG1)
  • Christopher Judge (Teal’c, SG1)
  • Paul McGillion (Dr. Beckett, Atlantis)
  • Corin Nemic (Jonas Quinn, SG1)
  • Michael Shanks (Dr. Jackson, Sg1)


  • Virginia Hey (Zahn)

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century

  • Erin Gray
  • Gil Gerard


  • Ron Glass (Book)

Buffy the Vampire Slayer / Angel

  • James Marsters (Spike)
  • Juliet Landau (Drusilla)


  • Kevin Sorbo (Hercules)

David Speakman

David Speakman has spent more than two decades as a writer/editor, photographer, graphic designer and manager of creative teams in broadcast, print and the Internet. His education is in journalism, graphic design, organizational communication and law.
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