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Patrick Stewart, Captain Picard, Coming to Chicago Comic Con!


And he piled upon the whale's white hump, the sum of all the rage and hate felt by his whole race. If his chest had been a cannon, he would have shot his heart upon it.

Sir Patrick Stewart, known to legions of fans as Professor Charles Xavier in the X-Men film series and Captain Jean-Luc Picard on the television series 'star Trek: The Next Generation, will attend Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con 2012!

The Emmy-nominated actor, who has performed in more than 100 television and film roles, is one of several actors to appear in all three X-Men films: X-Men (2000), X2 (2003) and X-Men: The Last Stand (2006). His role as Captain Jean-Luc Picard, which started on Next Generation, placed him in four Star Trek films: Generations (1994) First Contact (1996), Insurrection (1998) and Nemesis (2002). He also served as the voice of numerous animated characters in movies like Chicken Little and Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, as well as popular TV shows such as Family Guy and American Dad.

'sir Patrick Stewart is an international movie, TV and stage icon, and just his presence shows our commitment to the fans and the city of New Orleans. said John Macaluso, Wizard World CEO. With his addition to our already star-studded guest lineup, this will push the New Orleans Comic Con to the forefront of the industry.