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Agents of SHIELD invade Houston's own Comicpalooza

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So you would like to talk to SHIELD Agent May about voice work, or pick Jemma Simmons brain about being a tech geek at the Triskelion ?

Well at Houston's George R. Brown Convention Center May 23-26, 2014, you can.

During Comicpalooza , Brett Dalton (Agent Ward), J. August Richards (Mike Peterson/Deathlok), Ming-Na Wen (Agent May), and Elizabeth Henstridge (Med/Tech Specialist Jemma Simmons) will be on hand.

Since the end of The Avengers movie to the ABC TV series and with events hinted at in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, SHIELD has gone from an obscure name among comics fans to a an almost house hold name.

Along with the cast of SHIELD, Jim Steranko, Eisner Hall of fame inductee and writer and artist on SHIELD comics in the '60's. Also on hand will be Neal Adams (Batman, Green Lantern/Green Arrow), Mike Mignola (Hellboy), and Michael Golden (Micronauts/GI Joe)

If Time Lords are more your speed, Colin Baker (the Sixth) , Sylvester McCoy (the Seventh) , and Paul McGann (the Eighth) Doctors will be on hand as well as everyone's favorite immortal action hero and big-time operator John Barrow man (Captain Jack Harkness).

Also, Mr. Barrowman is a recurring guest star on the CW's Arrow as Malcolm Merlyn.

And for their first ever Comicpalooza appearances Lou Ferrigno,The Incredible Hulk, as well as Cary Elwes, Wesley from 'The Princess Bride' are coming to the show.

Say you like your female sci-fi heroes old school. Well Comicpalooza's got that covered, too. Nichelle Nichols, (Lt. Uhura from ST:TOS) and Erin Grey (Col. Wilma Deering from Buck Rogers), will be on hand to meet their fans.

From the Power Rangers, to Buffy, to Star Wars there's a probably an actor for you to meet from those franchises at the con.

For the first time beer Comicpalooza will be four days and will feature panels, programming, an expanded Artist's Alley and plenty of dealer's to take a look at.

For more information and ticket purchasing and prices click here.

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