For 2021, Dragon Con has enlisted a stellar group of guests to welcome the return of fans to the event. Leading this incredible group of guests is the one and only Captain Kirk, William Shatner. He will be joined by Oscar-nominated actors Edward James Olmos (Battlestar Galactica) and Mary McDonnell (Battlestar Galactica), plus David Ramsey (The Flash)), Alex Kingston (Dr. Who), and Zachary Levi (Shazam). However, the guest list does not stop here!
There will be more stars from fan-favorite television and movies such as Doctor Who’s Christopher Eccleston and Billie Piper; Smallville’s Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, and Laura Vandervoort; Star Trek Discovery’s Sonequa Martin-Green, Mary Wiseman, and Anthony Rapp; The Walking Dead’s Ross Marquand, Dan Fogler, and Nadia Hilker; Bonnie Wright and Matthew Lewis from the Harry Potter franchise; and Hall of Fame professional wrestler Diamond Dallas Page.
Literary and artistic fans need not worry, as Dragon Con has not forgotten you. The Literary Guest of Honor is John Scalzi, an award-winning science-fiction novelist best known for his Old Man’s War series and his popular Whatever blog. The Artist Guest of Honor is William Stout, an artist of exceptional breadth responsible for production design work on 30 feature films, including Buck Rogers in the 25th Century and two Conan films. They round out a guest list of more than 200 actors, artists, authors, and other creatives and experts who will meet with fans during the five-day convention.
Other television guests will represent The Boys, Smallville, American Gods, and Supernatural, as well as voice actors from animated series The Animaniacs, Star Wars the Clone Wars, and Steven Universe, and video games Overwatch, Duke Nukem, and Mass Effect.
For fans of vintage genre Saturday morning television series, the convention welcomes Kathy Coleman, Philip Paley, and Wesley Eure from the Sid & Marty Krofft-produced Saturday morning television series Land of the Lost.
These guests and more promise to make this 35th Annual Dragon Con an exciting return to attending conventions!