Rocky Mountain area Stargate:SG1 fans rejoice at the big news that their own Dr. Janet Fraiser, actress Teryl Rothery, has been announced as a guest for Animeland Wasabi 2014. Rothery stole the hearts of Stargate fans years ago and will no doubt jump at the chance to get to know this lovely actress up close and personal at this Denver Convention. Now at still a gorgeous 51 years young, this Vancouver, BC born actress has a mile long filmography dating back to 1986. Rothery has been keeping very busy with roles in TV series Cedar Cove, Cult, and Arrow. Anime is incredibly popular here in the Denver area and this Feb 28 – Mar 2 they will get to meet some of their favorites in the genre.
Hosted by Animeland whose motto is that they are “the new way to anime” brings a week of art, cosplay, and fun for all ages to celebrate the pop culture phenomenon. Animeland has been hosting shows across the country since 2007 and Denver happens to be a hot spot of geek culture. American actor, rapper and singer Jeremy Shada is the Guest of Honor that will no doubt bring a standing room only panel to the event. Best known for his role as Finn in the American animated television series Adventure Time, Shada has also played Robin in the TV Show Batman: The Brave and the Bold and was in the comedy show Incredible Crew. Joining this teen sensation will be plenty of anime celebs. Johnny Yong Bosch played Adam Park in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, English voices of Ichigo Kurosaki in the anime series Bleach and the lovely Cassandra Lee Morris who is known for her roles as Yubel, Leo and Luna in the Yu-Gi-Oh franchise.
The Crowne Plaza Denver International Hotel & Convention Center will host the convention Denver convention enthusiasts will take a trip down memory lane when visiting this hotel as they recall past Starfest conventions held there years ago. Animeland Wasabi 2014 is a must for Denver area geeks. For registration and a complete list of guests, check out their website.