We are thrilled to announce Star Trek legend NICHOLAS MEYER will be making a rare appearance at Farpoint Convention 2017!
Mr. Meyer established his legendary status in the world of Star Trek through his work as director/writer on Star Trek II The Wrath of Khan, writer on Star Trek IV The Voyage Home, and director/writer on Star Trek VI The Undiscovered Country. Mr. Meyer has returned to the Star Trek universe as writer and consulting producer on the upcoming Star Trek Discovery television series. Other films by Mr. Meyer include his Academy Award nominated work as director on The Seven-Per-Cent Solution, the Saturn award winning Time After Time, and the Emmy nominated limited series The Day After. He has written several novels including The Seven-Per-Cen Solution and The Canary Trainer and his memoir The View From The Bridge: Memories of Star Trek and a Life in Hollywood. Mr. Meyer will be participating in question and answer sessions and panels, and signing autographs during the convention. We look forward to welcoming Nicholas Meyer to Maryland and hearing all the latest news from the set of Star Trek Discovery!
We are very excited to share with you that Sam Witwer, “Mr. Hyde” from the new season of ONCE UPON A TIME will be joining us at Farpoint 2017 this February!
Sam’s many other genre credits include being the voice of “Emperor Palpatine”, “Darth Maul” and “Starkiller” in the STAR WARS animated universe. He starred as “Aiden Waite” in BEING HUMAN on the SyFy Channel and played “Davis Bloome/Doomsday” in SMALLVILLE. Sam has appeared on DEXTER, GRIMM, THE WALKING DEAD, BONES and many other popular shows during his career and first came to many people’s attention a s “Crashdown” in BATTLESTAR GALACTICA. A Chicago native and a Juilliard-trained actor, Sam is also an accomplished musician who performed in the LA music scene with his band, THE CRASHTONES.
Sam previously joined us at Farpoint Convention in 2010. We hope you’ll join us in welcoming him back to Baltimore at Farpoint Convention this February
We are very excited to share with you that Enver Gjokaj, “Agent Daniel Sousa” from Marvel’s AGENT CARTER television series, will be making his 1st ever area convention appearance at Farpoint Convention in February 2017!
Before taking on his role in AGENT CARTER for ABC, Enver came to prominence with his transformational work as “Victor” on Joss Whedon’s science fiction fantasy series DOLLHOUSE for FOX. Gjokaj’s recent television work has included two pilots (ABC’s MURDER IN MANHATTAN and USA’s EDEN), the recurring roles of “Sean Glass” on CBS’ EXTANT and “Jack Armstrong” on USA’S RIZZOLI & ISLES, and guest roles on VEGAS, DEXTER, THE WALKING DEAD, WITCHES OF EAST END and COMMUNITY. This past summer he played “Sergius” in George Bernard Shaw’s ARMS AND THE MAN to critical acclaim at the Old Globe Theater in San Diego, CA.
We hope you’ll join us in welcoming Enver to Baltimore this February! Maybe we’ll get news on the revival of AGENT CARTER?