We're super excited to announce the return of internet celebrity Peter Prankster will be joining us at Covington Comic Con!! Peter is a content creator who specializes in family-friendly public pranks, social experiments, and improv comedy using puppets. He has over 1.4 million followers on TikTok. He's also appeared in movies and TV shows on Netflix, The Hallmark Channel, and NBC. Come out to Covington Comic Con on August 20-21st to meet this hilarious content creator and master of pranks!
Trubble The Clown
The cuddly, lovable, family friendly, and legendary Trubble The Clown of Trubbled Resurrection will be joking us as a guest at this year’s Covington Comic Con! Trubble stole the show during last year’s costume contest and we can’t wait to see what antics he gets up to at this year’s event. Be sure to check out his single “Ghosts in my Mind” which is now available on all platforms! Come meet Trubble August 20th and 21st at Covington Comic Con and bring your kids!
Comic Artist William Russell will be joining us for the second annual Covington Comic Con on Aug. 20th and 21st! William is an incredible artist and you can check out some of his amazing work on his Instagram page @latomier12 . So come out to the Covington Comic Con and meet this talented master of his craft!
Historical Haunts Memphis
Our favorite paranormal team returns! Historical Haunts Memphis will be back as both a guest AND a sponsor this year at Covington Comic Con. We're excited to have them back for more spooky tales and paranormal adventures! Be sure to check out their Facebook page and give one of their awesome Memphis ghost tours a try.
Writer, Director, Producer, and Special FX Makeup Artist, Rick Prince will be coming to Covington Comic Con!! Rick appeared on SyFy's Face Off, has directed numerous films, and wrote and produced the film Beast Of The Water starring Santiago Cirilo! We can't wait to have Rick join us for all the mayham on August 20th and 21st at Covington Comic Con! See you all there!
Writer Josh Plock is coming to Covington Comic Con! Josh was a contributing author on the books: The American Superhero, The American Villain, and Robots in Popular Culture published by ABC-CLIO. In these books he profiled a number of iconic characters from comics, film, and television. Most recently he was one of the co-authors on the upcoming book We Are Gotham from McFarland & Company publishing. He was also a staff writer on the blog the House of Geekery where he covered everything from horror films to literature and even the paranormal. Away from writing, he has been a guest on a number of podcasts over the years, including a regular stint on the Aymerich Show to discuss cult cinema and horror.
Ernest Russell will be joining us at Covington Comic Con! Ernest is an author and editor who has written for Pro Se Productions, Beyond the Threshold Studios, and the literary journal Violet Windows. As submissions editor for Pro Se, an innovator in the Genre Fiction market, works to continually refine its presentation, product and is always working on exciting and unique veins of New Pulp to readers and fans of all ages everywhere! He was a content and copy editor for “Tales of The Interstellar Bartenders Guild”-winner of the 2019 Pulp Factory Award for Best New Pulp Anthology, and for “Nightveil: Crisis at the Crossroads of Infinity” winner of the 2020 Pulp Factory Award for Best New Pulp Novel. Some of his favorite things (besides coffee) are science fiction, horror, steampunk, and fantasy books and movies. As often as possible, you can find him playing board games, table-top, or an RPG. Most often with GUGL, Grown Up Gaming League, sponsored by the EBR Parish Library.
Bam Bam Bundy
Bam Bam Bundy is a multiple time pro wrestling Heavyweight Champion currently holding 3 championships from 3 different promotions in North America. Having been seen on several wrestling TV shows in the area Like USA championship Wrestling and TCW! Also including a previous appearance on WWE. A staple of Mid South Wrestling, Bundy has been all over the world wrestling and doing motivational speaking for suicide prevention and anti bully campaigns! Come see him as he comes back to Covington once again!
Desoto County Ghostbusters
They ain't afraid of no ghosts! The DeSoto County Ghostbusters will be returning to Covington Comic Con this year and bringing their awesome Ecto-17! On top of being present throughout the convention, they will also make a special appearance during the Ghostbusters movie screening that Friday night prior to the con at the Ruffin Theater! That film screening is sponsored by Theo & Roe’s Ice Cream Parlor and admission to the screening is FREE! So come on out to Covington Comic Con and meet the Desoto County Ghostbusters! They're ready to believe you!
Animator Jeffrey Nodelman returns to Covington Comic Con!! He has over 25 years in entertainment production with a star on the Disney Animator’s Walk of Fame. He's been involved with such hits as Disney's Doug, 101 Dalmatians, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Batman, Gotham Girls, Oh Shoot, and Looney Tunes Online. He is the founder of Noodlesoup Productions. He was the live action, commercial director for Hasbro toys (NASCAR, Batman, Star Wars) A graduate of School of Visual Arts, won the Dusty Award for Outstanding Achievements in Animation
He will be doing sketches to raise money for GTMA’s H&L Foundation which provides support and grants that helps children with special needs participate in the martial arts. We're excited to have him join us again for the second annual Covington Comic Con on August 20th and 21st!
Jurassic Park Desoto
We have a last minute surprise guest announcement!! Jurassic Park DeSoto will be bringing their Jurassic Park jeep to Covington Comic Con! Rumor has it this jeep has pretty impressive speed capabilities and has even been known to outrun the occasional T-rex. We were really hoping the jeep would make it's way to the comic con and it looks like Life...uh..uh...found a way. Come see the Jurassic Park jeep along with the awesome Ecto-17 from the Desoto County Ghostbusters at the Covington Comic Con this weekend!!