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Dragon*Con announces dozens of celebrity guests

Dragon*Con, the largest multi-media fan-run convention in the U.S. recently revealed a star-studded list of celebrities including authors, actors and artists of science fiction, horror, fantasy and other genres.

The convention runs over the three-day labor day weekend in Atlanta (four if you include Friday night’s activities).

Below is a partial list of celebrities attending the 2008 Dragon*Con or the full list:


Lynn Abbey | Tracy A. Akers | Kevin J. Anderson | Jared Axelrod | Christina Barber | Sandra Anglin Chastain | Keith R.A. DeCandido | Carole Nelson Douglas | Darryl Elliott | Eric Flint | John L. Flynn | Laurell K. Hamilton | Raven Hart | Sherrilyn Kenyon | Bonnie Kunzel | Katherine Kurtz | Anne McCaffrey | Todd McCaffrey | Rebecca Moesta | Jody Lynn Nye | Mike Resnick | Stephen H Segal | Jeanne C. Stein | Harry Turtledove | Margaret Weis | Toni Weisskopf


Chace Ambrose | Linda Blair | Ami Dolenz | Micky Dolenz | Jerry Doyle | Robert Englund | Lou Ferrigno | Erin Gray | James Hong | Anthony Lewis | Kevin Sorbo | Adam West


  • Carrie Henn, Lance Henriksen

Battlestar Galactica

  • Jamie Bamber, Leah Cairns, James Callis, Aaron Douglas, Richard Hatch, Richard C Livingston, Tahmoh Penikett, Katee Sackhoff


  • Gigi Edgley, David Franklin, Virginia Hey


  • James Marsters

Harry Potter

  • Matthew Lewis, Devon Murray


  • James Kyson Lee, Hayden Panettiere, George Takei

Lord of the Rings

  • Sean Astin, Brad Dourif


  • Morena Baccarin, Adam Baldwin, Jewel Staite


  • Erica Durance, Phil Morris, Michael Rosenbaum, Steve Scott


  • Erick Avari, Morena Baccarin, David Nykl, David Palffy, Robert Picardo, Cliff Simon, Jewel Staite

Star Trek

  • Avery Brooks, Michael Dorn, Dominic Keating, Walter Koenig, Cirroc Lofton, Robert Picardo, George Takei

Star Wars

  • Daniel Logan, Ray Park, David Prowse, Matthew Wood


  • Gareth David Lloyd, James Marsters


Brian Bailie | Roger Dean | Stephen Hickman | Joe Jusko | Marrus | Ingrid Neilson | Brandt Peters | Rowena | William Stout


Pete Abrams | Mike Baron | Eric Basaldua | Christian Alexander Beranek | Pierre Bernard, Jr. | Gina Biggs | Greg Carter | G.W. Fisher | Cully Hamner | George Krstic | Rich Larson | Nathan Massengill | Charles D. Moisant | Eric Powell | Mark Texeira | Bernie Wrightson

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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