Dublin Comic Con’s first event is being held in the National Show Centre in Swords, Co. Dublin this year and is the first Comic Con in Dublin to showcase a wide range of original screen used as well as replica props and costumes from a wide range of movies, T.V series, comics and games. There will be life size replica movie cars and costumed characters freely walking the event hall and visitors will be able to immerse themselves in another world by going through interactive sets.
The second guest to be confirmed for the two day event is special effects character creator and monster maker Shannon Shea of Stan Winston School of Character Arts/Stan Winston Studios. He has worked on such classics as Predator, Terminator, Jurassic Park and more recently with K.N.B EFX Group on films such as M.I.B 3 and Predators.
Shannon Shea will be holding panels and talks while at the event to give fans a chance to ask questions and learn more about how the behind the scenes aspect of big Hollywood productions and to show case some of his own work.
There will be several workshops and panels on over the course of the event covering all areas ranging from sculpting to game development.
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