Guests

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Nicholas Meyer, Director/Writer (Star Trek)

NICHOLAS MEYER

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!

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“Mr. Hyde,” Once Upon a Time; “Aidan,” Being Human

SAM WITWER

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 “Aidan 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.

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“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.

Author guests:
Peter David
Kathleen David
Keith RA DeCandido
Bob Greenberger
David Mack
Howard Weinstein
Steven H. Wilson
Lance Woods
Pip Ballantine 
Tee Morris 
Terry Rioux
Michael Jan Friedman 
Ben Anderson
T. Eric Bakutis 
Joseph Berenato 
Michael D’Ambrosio 
David Galanter
Allyn Gibson 
Phil Giunta 
Glenn Hauman 
Heather Hutsell 
Chris Kennedy 
Stephen Kozeniewski
Phil Margolies 
Kelly Meding
Marc Okrand 
Jennifer Povey 
Susanna Reilly
Aaron Rosenberg 
Don Sakers 
Michael Ventrella 
Richard White
Lauren B. Harris 

Live Performance guests:
Boogie Knights 
The Cosmic Game Show with Diane Sahar
Luna-C
Prometheus Radio Theatre
Wizard’s Dueling League
Please Note: 
Mikey Mason, listed as a new guest in our progress report, has a scheduling conflict and is unable to join us this year. We hope to see Mikey at a future Farpoint.

New Media guests:
Jay Smith 
Robert “Rock” Robertson 
William Pace 
Ken Fink 
Kyle Williamson 
Farragut Films 

Science Guests:
Dr. Inge Heyer 
Dr. Barbara J. Thompson

Artist Guest:
Heidi Hooper 

Gaming Guest:
Jim Werbaneth 

Please keep checking back as we’re always adding new guests.

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