April 19, 2024

Pictures and article by: Emma

This weekend, Planet Comicon in Kansas Metropolis, Missouri celebrated its twenty fifth anniversary. The annual celebration introduced collectively varied fandoms to have a good time video video games, TV reveals, films, comedian books, and extra. This yr, Planet Comicon not solely introduced the celebrities of popular culture from immediately but in addition introduced nostalgia with celebrities which have been entertaining us for generations.

On Friday, Rider Robust, Will Friedle, and Danielle Fishel took the stage the place they talked about Boy Meets World the present the place all of them met, and the set they grew up on. One after the other followers got here as much as the microphone and shared tales of how Boy Meets World, the follow-up collection on Disney, Woman Meets World and now the Pod Meets World podcast has been shared via households for generations. 

Paul Bettany joined the enjoyable on Saturday. He was so excited to come back up on stage that he didn’t even anticipate the host to announce him. Paul talked about getting the decision for WandaVision saying he was positive he was getting referred to as into the workplace to get fired, so he went in full power speaking about how fortunate he was and the way a lot enjoyable he had. To that Kevin Feige replied, “No, we wish to do a TV present. We’re picturing a 1950’s, black & white tv present.” Paul mentioned, “Bought.”

Jon Bernthal additionally held a panel on Saturday speaking in regards to the good occasions spent on The Strolling Lifeless, what drew him to taking part in Frank Fort in The Punisher, and his character on the Hulu collection The Bear.

Probably the most anticipated occasion of the weekend was the Scream Panel. Franchise legends Matthew Lillard, Skeet Ulrich, and Jamie Kennedy welcomed newcomers Melissa Barrera and Dermont Mulroney to the conference circuit. They talked about what it takes to nail that Ghost Face rage, how comedy goes a good distance in a horror film, and which of the six movies within the franchise is their favourite scary film.

Planet Comicon returns to Kansas Metropolis March 21-23, 2025. You may go to their web site for more information, right here.