Popular WWE Superstar To Attend Inaugural Wizard World Event At Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, May 6, 2014 – Among the most popular WWE Superstars of all time, WWE Superstar John Cena returns to the Wizard World Tour at the inaugural San Antonio Comic Con on Sunday, August 3, as announced today by Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD). He will sign autographs and pose for photo ops from Noon - 4 p.m. atHenry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.
John Cena combines his athleticism, charisma, strong work ethic and genuine personality to make him one of the brightest stars in WWE. Cena devotes much of his time working on behalf of numerous charitable causes including Make-A-Wish and Susan G. Komen. Cena’s work with Make-A-Wish is widely recognized, as he is the only celebrity to reach the 400th wish milestone. Cena was also awarded the Chris Grecius Award in 2009, Make-A-Wish’s highest honor.
“Wizard World provides one of the best experiences for the WWE Universe,” says Cena. “I am excited to see all our fans at Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con on August 3rd.”
Cena has had numerous Hollywood roles, including The Marine, 12 Rounds, Legendary, The Reunion and Nickelodeon’s teen comedy trilogy Fred: The Movie.
Cena joins such noted pop culture figures as John Barrowman (“Arrow,” “Torchwood”), Norman Reedus and Jon Bernthal of “The Walking Dead,” William Shatner (Star Trek, “T.J. Hooker”), James Marsters (“Buffy The Vampire Slayer,” “Torchwood”), Manu Bennett (The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, “Arrow”), Michael Rosenbaum(“Smallville,” Justice League) and others currently scheduled to attend Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con, set for August 1-3 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Additional celebrities will be announced in the coming weeks.
Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con is the ninth of 16 events scheduled in the 2014 series produced by Wizard World, Inc. and will also feature a top-drawer collection of well-known comics artists and writers and a variety of activities, exhibitors and special attractions. Show hours are Friday, August 1, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, August 2, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday, August 3, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
For more information, visit http://www.wizardworld.com/home-sanantonio.html.
About Wizard World:
Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests.
The full event schedule can be found at www.wizardworld.com.
Wizard World 2014 Schedule
January 24-26 – Wizard World Portland Comic Con
February 7-9 – Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con
March 7-9 – Wizard World Sacramento Comic Con
March 28-30 – Wizard World Louisville Comic Con
April 4-6 – Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con
May 2-4 – Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con
May 30-June 1 – Wizard World Atlanta Comic Con
June 19-22 – Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con
August 1-3 – Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con
August 21-24 – Wizard World Chicago Comic Con
September 12-14 – Wizard World Richmond Comic Con
September 26-28 – Wizard World Nashville Comic Con
October 2-4 – Wizard World Austin Comic Con
October 31-November 2 – Wizard World Ohio Comic Con
November 7-9 – Wizard World Tulsa Comic Con
November 21-23 – Wizard World Reno Comic Con