Norman Reedus, Darryl Dixon, “The Walking Dead,” Coming to Chicago!MORE INFO
‘Daredevil’ Stars Charlie Cox, Rosario Dawson, Deborah Ann Woll, Jon Bernthal, Elden Henson & Elodie Yung To Attend Wizard World Chicago, August 20-21, 2016MORE INFO
Sebastian Stan, Winter Soldier/Bucky Barnes, CAPTAIN AMERICA, Coming to Philadelphia, Sacramento, Chicago, Austin & Tulsa!MORE INFO
Charlie Cox, Matt Murdock/Daredevil, “Daredevil,” Coming to Chicago!MORE INFO
Rosario Dawson, Claire Temple, “Daredevil,” Coming to Chicago!MORE INFO
Mike Colter, Luke Cage, “Jessica Jones, Luke Cage & The Defenders,” Coming to Chicago!MORE INFO
August 18–19–20–21, 2016
Thur–Fri–Sat–Sun
COUNTDOWN TO Chicago COMIC CON
location
LOCATION
5555 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
hours
SHOW HOURS
Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 – 3pm - 8pm
Friday, Aug 19, 2016 – 12pm - 7pm
Saturday, Aug 20, 2016 – 10am - 7pm
Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 – 10am - 5pm
*TALENT SUBJECT TO CHANGE | *EXCEPT WHERE NOTED, ALL CELEBRITY GUESTS WILL APPEAR FRIDAY–SUNDAY |
*EXCEPT WHERE NOTED, ALL ARTISTS WILL APPEAR THURSDAY–SUNDAY
Celebrity Guests
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(Actor - Daredevil [Matt Murdock/Daredevil]; Boardwalk Empire [Owen Slater])
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - The Walking Dead [Daryl Dixon]; Boondock Saints I & II; Blade II)
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - Captain America: The Winter Soldier [Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier]; Captain America: The First Avenger; Once Upon a Time; Black Swan; Gossip Girl)
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
EMMY AWARD NOMINEE
(Actor - The X-Files [Fox Mulder]; Californication [Hank Moody]; Aquarius, Musician - Hell or Highwater)
*Appearing Saturday
(Actress - iZombie [Olivia Moore]; Once Upon a Time [Tinker Bell]; The Lovely Bones)
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
(Actress - Daredevil [Karen Page]; True Blood [Jessica Hamby])
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
(Actress - Daredevil [Claire Temple]; Sin City; Sin City: A Dame to Kill For [Gail]; Men in Black II; Clerks II)
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - Luke Cage; Jessica Jones [Luke Cage]; Halo: Nightfall; Zero Dark Thirty)
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
(Actress - Daredevil [Elektra Natchios]; Gods of Egypt; G.I. Joe: Retaliation; The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo)
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - Daredevil [Foggy Nelson]; The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Parts 1 & 2 [Pollux]; The Mighty Ducks Trilogy)
(Actor - Daredevil [Frank Castle/The Punisher]; The Walking Dead; The Wolf of Wall Street)
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
(Actress - Orange Is the New Black [Galina ‘Red’ Reznikov]; Star Trek: Voyager; Remo Williams; Star Trek: Nemesis)
*Appearing Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - Army of Darkness; Evil Dead; Burn Notice; Spider-Man; My Name is Bruce; Xena; Hercules)
*Appearing Friday , Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - The Librarians; Leverage)
*Appearing Friday , Saturday & Sunday
BASEBALL HALL OF FAME
(Former Baseball Player - Chicago White Sox)
*Appearing Sunday
(Actor - Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back; Clerks.; Clerks II; Mallrats)
*Appearing Thursday & Friday
(Actor - Heroes [Peter Petrelli]; Gotham [Jason The Ogre Lennon]; Rocky Balboa; Chosen; That's My Boy)
*Appearing Friday , Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - The X Files [The Cigarette Smoking Man])
*Appearing Friday , Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - Boondock Saints I & II; Dexter; Saw 3D; Powder; The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones; Dead Zone)
*Appearing Thursday , Friday , Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - Ash vs Evil Dead [Pablo Simon Bolivar]; Meet the Fockers [Jorge Villalobos])
*Appearing Thursday , Friday , Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - The X Files [Assistant Director Walter Skinner]; Sons of Anarchy; Supernatural; Stargate: Atlantis, Voice Actor - The Batman)
*Appearing Friday , Saturday & Sunday
(Actress - Ash vs Evil Dead [Kelly Maxwell])
*Appearing Friday , Saturday & Sunday
EISNER AWARD NOMINEE
(Artist - Amazing Spider-Man; The Spectacular Spider-Man; Impulse; Crimson)
(Actor - Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers [Tommy Green/White Ranger])
*Appearing Friday , Saturday & Sunday
(Actor - The Incredible Hulk; The King of Queens; Hercules)
*Appearing Thursday , Friday , Saturday & Sunday
(Artist - Suicide Squad; Resurrection Man; Action Comics; Supergirl; Superman; Batman; Green Lantern; Justice League; Legion of Super-Heroes; Teen Titans)
(Writer/Creator - Captain Atom; Gargoyles; Star Wars Rebles; and Star Wars Kanan: The Last Padawan )
4-TIME
EISNER AWARD WINNER

(Artist - Justice League; Superman; Batman; X-Men; Captain America)
(Artist - Uncanny X-Men; X-Men; Fear Itself; X-Men Legacy; Captain America; Avengers Academy; World War Hulks: Spider-Man vs. Thor; Avengers: The Initiative; Siege; Superman/Batman; Thor)
(President/Director - J.J. Sedelmaier Productions, Inc., Artist/Co-Creator/Director - Ambiguously Gay Duo, Sat TV Funhouse/SNL cartoons)
(Illustrator - Heavy Metal; DC Comics; SQP; Marilyn)
(Artist - Revival; Hack/Slash; Ant-Man & The Wasp; Wildcats; G.I. Joe; Loaded Bible; Lovebunny & Mr. Hell; Weapon X)
* Appearing at the Hero Initiative Booth
*Appearing Saturday
(Epic Ink)
Chris will be available for tattooing, autographs, and photos at the Geeksterink Legends Booth
(Licensed Disney Fine Artist)
(Artist - Where Is Jake Ellis?; Original Sins; Prime-8s)
(Artist - Iron Man; Black Widow; Dark Avengers: Ares; Spider-Man: Breakout; Avengers; Black Panther; Flash; Captain Midnight; Mystique; Supreme Power)
(Artist - Action Comics; Red Hood; Outlaws; Suicide Squad; Superboy; Catwoman; X-Men Legacy; Ultimate Hawkeye; Ultimate Doom; Avengers: The Initiative)
(Artist - Titans; DC Comics Presents; The Flash; Green Lantern; Legion of Super-Heroes; X-Force; Wolverine)
(Group Editor - Spider-Man, Writer - Iron Man; The Avengers; Spider-Man, Author - Superman on the Couch; Disguised as Clark Kent)
(Artist - Batman; Spider-Man; Hulk; X-Men; Daredevil; Star Wars; BSG; Nightwing; The Punisher; Jurassic Park; Doctor Strange)
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(Artist - Thor; Spider-Man; Iron Man; Captain America; Hulk; JLA; JSA; Avengers; Batman; Superman; Wolverine; Green Lantern))
* Appearing at the Hero Initiative Booth
EISNER AWARD WINNER
(Artist - Darth Vader; Iron Man; Uncanny X-Men; The Avengers; Captain America; FF; Thor; Wolverine; Amazing Spider-Man; The Flash)
(Artist - Grifter; Deadpool Corp; Youngblood; Demonslayer; Brigade; X-Force: Shatterstar)
(Animator - The Simpsons; He-Man and the Masters of the Universe; Muppet Babies; The Chipmunks; Smurfs)
EMMY AWARD WINNER
EISNER AWARD NOMINEE

(Writer/Artist - Bored to Death [TV]; American Splendor; Batman; X-Men Unlimited; Negative Burn; PopGun; X-Men: First Class)
(Artist/Designer - DC Comics Bombshells)
(Animator - He-Man; She-Ra; Superfriends; Thundarr the Barbarian; Scooby Doo; Smurfs)
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(Writer/Cartoonist - NANCY; Jim Henson's Muppets Comic Strip, Co-Creator - Muppet Babies)
(Artist - Marvel: War of Heroes iPhone App; The Walt Disney Company; Guardians of the Galaxy; The Avengers; Marvel Comics; DC Comics)
(Artist - Howard the Duck; Savage Wolverine; Batman ‘66; Black Canary and Zatanna: Bloodspell)
SPIKE TV SCREAM AWARD WINNER
(Cover Artist - Marvel Zombies; Army of Darkness; Batman)
ZOMBIE KING,
ARTHUR SUYDAM!!!

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(Artist - Spy Games )
(Artist - HBO’s Game of Thrones Blu/Ray DVD Edition, specifically “History and Lore of Westeros”)
(Artist - Infestation 2: 30 Days Of Night; Machete; Bram Stoker’s Death Ship; Shiver In The Dark; Lego Bionicle)
(Artist - Bloodshot; Scion; Spider-Man)
(Author/Editor - Batman and Psychology; The Walking Dead Psychology; Doctor Who Psychology; Captain America vs. Iron Man)
EISNER AWARD NOMINEE
(Writer/Artist - Jessica Jones; Daredevil; Daredevil; End of Days; Kabuki; Fight Club 2; Dexter; Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Writer - Electric Ant)
(Artist - BOOM Studios; Cartoon Network; Disney Interactive; FX; Marvel)
(Artist - Star Wars; Star Trek; True Blood; Farscape; G.I. Joe; Fallen Angel; 24: Nightfall; Doctor WHO; Angel and Spike Vs. Dracula; Crimson Dynamo)
Artist & Creators
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(Illustrator - Heavy Metal; DC Comics; SQP; Marilyn)
(Artist/Writer - Soul Chaser Betty, Game Designer SepterraCore; Psi-Ops; Beavis and Butt-head in Virtual Stupidity)
(Inker - Scarlet Spider; Deadpool; Amazing Spider-Man; Fear Itself; X-23; Wonder Woman)
(Owner - The Creation Crib)
(Actor - Victims of Fun)
(Artist - Division and Rush; Trollords)
(Artisan - Asunder Art)
(Writer/Artist - The Tethermen)
(Artist/Illustrator - Shadowrun; Exalted, Concept Artist - Shadowrun: Sprawl Gangers)
(Writer - Memoirs of an Antihero)
(Epic Ink)
Josh will be available for tattooing, autographs, and photos at the Geeksterink Legends Booth
(Artist - Assassin's Creed; The Incredible Hulk; Dark Sun; The Darkness, Kull; Squadron Supreme)
(Artist - JSA; Vampirella; Shi; X-Factor; Impulse; Dragonlance; Forgotten Realms)
(Artist - The Hasty Pastry)
(Artist & Co-Owner - Fusion Designs)
(Artist - ArtMonkeyWorld.com, Cover Illustration- Doctor Who, Illustrator- Forest Friends, Jest Murder Mysteries )
(Founder - Pandemorium)
(Animator - He-Man; She-Ra; Superfriends; Thundarr the Barbarian; Scooby Doo; Smurfs)
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(Author - Thunderfeet; Sam and the Jungle Band; You Got A Boogie; Band Nerds, I Feel...)
(Artist - Star Wars; Star Trek; True Blood; Farscape; G.I. Joe; Fallen Angel; 24: Nightfall; Doctor WHO; Angel and Spike Vs. Dracula; Crimson Dynamo)
(Artist - Suicide Squad; Resurrection Man; Action Comics; Supergirl; Superman; Batman; Green Lantern; Justice League; Legion of Super-Heroes; Teen Titans)
(Editor-In-Chief - Vantage: Inhouse)
(Costuming & Gaming Accessories)
(Artist/Designer - Blacky Cat Creations)
(Creator/Illustrator - One Year in Indiana)
(Artist/Writer - Beardo; Touching Evil; Bob Howard: Plumber of the Unknown; Thunderfeet)
(Artisan - Stars Spikes & Madness)
(Artist - Justice League; Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Utopia; Superman; Witchblade; Ultimate Fantastic Four; Fathom; Grimm Fairy Tales; Escape From Wonderland; Artifacts; Image United)
(Artist - BOOM Studios; Cartoon Network; Disney Interactive; FX; Marvel)
(Author - Jar Jar Wars: Episode IV- A New Dope; The Wobbit A Parody; The Superfriends Of The Ring)
(Artist - PandaSquid)
(Comickist - Misrri Nobis; Passage: The World Called Mother; The Princess and the Dragon)
(Group Editor - Spider-Man, Writer - Iron Man; The Avengers; Spider-Man, Author - Superman on the Couch; Disguised as Clark Kent)
(Artist/Creator - Dragon and Goat; Cloud Kingdom)
(Chainmaille Designer - Lost in the Maille)
(Artist - Iron Man; Black Widow; Dark Avengers: Ares; Spider-Man: Breakout; Avengers; Black Panther; Flash; Captain Midnight; Mystique; Supreme Power)
(Handmade Bags, Bows, Skirts & Hoodies)
(Artist - Bloodshot; Scion; Spider-Man)
(Artist - Star Wars; Indiana Jones; Vampirella; Mars Attacks; Voltron; The Warlord of Mars; Topps; Lucasfilm; Upper Deck)
(Artist - Spy Games )
(Artist - Where Is Jake Ellis?; Original Sins; Prime-8s)
(Writer/Cartoonist - NANCY; Jim Henson's Muppets Comic Strip, Co-Creator - Muppet Babies)
(Artist - Batman; Spider-Man; Hulk; X-Men; Daredevil; Star Wars; BSG; Nightwing; The Punisher; Jurassic Park; Doctor Strange)
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(Chief Content Officer - The Sunday Comics)
(Geek Reality Show Personality - ABC’s The Quest, Voice Actor/Performer - Library Bards )
(Artist - Shakespeare Shaken; PrinceLess)
4-TIME
EISNER AWARD WINNER

(Artist - Justice League; Superman; Batman; X-Men; Captain America)
EMMY AWARD WINNER
EISNER AWARD NOMINEE

(Writer/Artist - Bored to Death [TV]; American Splendor; Batman; X-Men Unlimited; Negative Burn; PopGun; X-Men: First Class)
(Graphic Designer/Illustrator)
(Artist - Ukiyo-e Heroes)
(Licensed Disney Fine Artist)
(Artist - Vampirella; Warlord of Mars, Creator - Chad the Fat Kid)
(Artist - Marvel: War of Heroes iPhone App; The Walt Disney Company; Guardians of the Galaxy; The Avengers; Marvel Comics; DC Comics)
(Writer - Amala’s Blade; Spinning to Infinity;Satellite Falling; Superman 80-Page Giant; DC Holiday Special; StrongArm; Reading With Pictures)
(Visual Artist/Musician - A Body of Water)
(Geek Reality Show Personality - King of the Nerds / Host - Under the Table, Performer Library Bards )
(Artist - Monkey Man Labs)
(Graphic Designer)
(Concept Artist/Illustrator)
(Artist - Sleepy Hollow)
(Illustrator/Creator/Writer - Surreality)
EMMY AWARD WINNER
(Artist/Author - PBS Television; The Secret City; The Draw Squad; The Imagination Station)
(Artist - Thor; Spider-Man; Iron Man; Captain America; Hulk; JLA; JSA; Avengers; Batman; Superman; Wolverine; Green Lantern))
* Appearing at the Hero Initiative Booth
(Artist/Creator - The Glimmer Society; TURNCOAT)
(Creator - Rated E for Everyone Designs)
(Jewelry Designer & SFX Makeup Artist)
(Author/Co-Creator - The Yi Soon Shin: Warrior And Defender)
(Custom Amiibo Artist and Official Wizard World Cosplay Guest)
(Author/Editor - Batman and Psychology; The Walking Dead Psychology; Doctor Who Psychology; Captain America vs. Iron Man)
EISNER AWARD WINNER
(Artist - Darth Vader; Iron Man; Uncanny X-Men; The Avengers; Captain America; FF; Thor; Wolverine; Amazing Spider-Man; The Flash)
(Animation Artist/Illustrator/Designer - Gargoyles; W.I.L.D. Cats; Marvel Action Hour; Rescue Heroes; Space Jam; Beauty & The Beast; Franklin the Turtle)
(Monkey Man Labs)
(Digital Visual Artist - CultClassicPosters)
(Writer - The Batman Strikes; Old Wounds)
(Artist/Designer - DC Comics Bombshells)
(Author/Illustrator/Colorist - Eye Witness: A Fictional Tale of Absolute Truth; Acts of the Spirit; Rise of the Apostle; Unknown God)
(Artist - Painkiller Jane; The Pro; Voltron)
EISNER AWARD NOMINEE
(Writer/Artist - Jessica Jones; Daredevil; Daredevil; End of Days; Kabuki; Fight Club 2; Dexter; Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Writer - Electric Ant)
(Owner - Mercenary Art Studio)
(Creator - Tales of Mr. Rhee; Nightmare World)
(Epic Ink)
Heather will be available for tattooing, autographs, and photos at the Geeksterink Legends Booth
(Author - Elfhunter; Fire-heart; Ravenshade)
(Artisan - Nerdtastic)
(Artist - Mason; Gapo the Clown)
(Founder - Radiant Grey)
(Artist - Uncanny X-Men; X-Men; Fear Itself; X-Men Legacy; Captain America; Avengers Academy; World War Hulks: Spider-Man vs. Thor; Avengers: The Initiative; Siege; Superman/Batman; Thor)
(Co-Creator - Hoax Hunters)
(Fabric Designer & Seamstress - More Me Know)
(Author/Songwriter/Music Artist - Sky Bound, Water Tower, Surface)
(Writer - Albert the Alien; Reading with Pictures)
(Artist - Grifter; Deadpool Corp; Youngblood; Demonslayer; Brigade; X-Force: Shatterstar)
(Founder - Pulp Productions; Writer/Director - Darkness Has Covered My Light)
(Artist - Apocalyptic Twist of Fate)
(Animator - The Simpsons; He-Man and the Masters of the Universe; Muppet Babies; The Chipmunks; Smurfs)
(Writer/Artist - ICHIDO)
(Artist - Lands and Legends)
(Web & Graphic Designer/Illustrator/Photographer/Artist)
(Artist - HBO’s Game of Thrones Blu/Ray DVD Edition, specifically “History and Lore of Westeros”)
(Artist/Illustrator)
EISNER AWARD WINNER
(Inker/Penciler - Batman; Star Wars; X-Men; Spider-Man; Green Lantern; Iron Man; Superman)
* Appearing at the Hero Initiative Booth
*Appearing Friday & Saturday
(Graphic Designer/Illustrator)
(Co-founder - Tango Unlimited LLC)
(Artist - Star Wars; Marvel; DC; Universal Monsters; Topps; Lucasfilm; Upper Deck)
(Artist - Howard the Duck; Savage Wolverine; Batman ‘66; Black Canary and Zatanna: Bloodspell)
EISNER AWARD NOMINEE
(Artist - Amazing Spider-Man; The Spectacular Spider-Man; Impulse; Crimson)
(Artist - Convergence: Green Lantern/Parallax; Van Helsing vs. Jack the Ripper; Magnus, Robot Fighter; The Punisher; Earth X; Wolverine: Origins; Amazing Spider-Man; Green Arrow; Incredible Hulk; Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight; Brave & The Bold)
(Artist - MAD Magazine; Married... With Children)
(Writer/Creator - Think Alike Productions (TAP) )
(Writer/Artist - The Circle)
(Painter/Writer/Creator - Into the Dust, Artist - How to Kill a Piano)
(Inker - Batman; Wolverine; X-Men; Spider-Man; Superman; Wonder Woman; Thor; Daredevil; Captain America; Flash; Hulk; Avengers; Green Lantern; JLA; Iron Man; FF)
(Writer/Artist - Shift)
(Artist - Vampire: The Eternal Struggle; Shadowrun 4th Edition)
(Artist - Batman: Arkham City; Team 7; Transformers; Judge Dredd; Grimm Fairy Tales)
(Artist - Action Comics; Red Hood; Outlaws; Suicide Squad; Superboy; Catwoman; X-Men Legacy; Ultimate Hawkeye; Ultimate Doom; Avengers: The Initiative)
(Artist - Infestation 2: 30 Days Of Night; Machete; Bram Stoker’s Death Ship; Shiver In The Dark; Lego Bionicle)
(Writer/Artist - Fear & Sunshine)
(President/Director - J.J. Sedelmaier Productions, Inc., Artist/Co-Creator/Director - Ambiguously Gay Duo, Sat TV Funhouse/SNL cartoons)
(Artist - Revival; Hack/Slash; Ant-Man & The Wasp; Wildcats; G.I. Joe; Loaded Bible; Lovebunny & Mr. Hell; Weapon X)
* Appearing at the Hero Initiative Booth
*Appearing Saturday
(Artist/Sculptor)
(Artist/Writer - The Night of the Squirrels/Squirrelpocalypse Trilogy; Guinea Pigs and Books)
(Artist - Skahfee Studios)
(Artisan - Craft Hackers)
(Villagers Trading Post)
(Artist - Star Wars; The Walking Dead; The Hobbit; UFC)
(Visual Artist/Illustrator)
(Commercial Artist & Graphic Illustrator - Stronge Designs)
(Communications Director - Sun Bros Studios, Writer - Chinatown, Editor - Apocalypse Man)
SPIKE TV SCREAM AWARD WINNER
(Cover Artist - Marvel Zombies; Army of Darkness; Batman)
ZOMBIE KING,
ARTHUR SUYDAM!!!

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(Artist - Nite Owl Workshop)
(Artist/Educator)
(Artist - Grimm Fairy Tales; Grimm Myths and Legends; Call of Wonderland; Zombies Vs. Cheerleaders)
(Artist - Titans; DC Comics Presents; The Flash; Green Lantern; Legion of Super-Heroes; X-Force; Wolverine)
(Illustrator/Co-Writer - Michelle Lamour's Comic Strip-Tease; Kast Iron)
(Musetap Studios)
(Writer - Altered Creatures Epic Fantasy Adventures)
(Writer/Creator - Captain Atom; Gargoyles; Star Wars Rebles; and Star Wars Kanan: The Last Padawan )
(Author - Until the Sun Rises: One Night in Drake Mansion)
(Editor - She Hulk; Colorist - Avengers)
(Designer - Chick Lit Designs )
(Epic Ink)
Jeffrey will be available for tattooing, autographs, and photos at the Geeksterink Legends Booth
(Pro-Wrestling Underwear)
(Artist - Witchman)
Cosplay & Fan Communities
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(Disney Pixar's 'Cars' Replica)
(2016 'Ghostbusters' Replica Car)
(Geek Reality Show Personality - ABC’s The Quest, Voice Actor/Performer - Library Bards )
(Official Wizard World Cosplay Guest)
(Custom Amiibo Artist and Official Wizard World Cosplay Guest)
(Official Wizard World Cosplay Guest)
(Cosplay Model)
(How To Train Your Dragon 2 Replica)
(Geek Reality Show Personality - King of the Nerds / Host - Under the Table, Performer Library Bards )
(‘Jurassic Park’ Car)
(2001 Yamaha Road Warrior)
(‘Dumb and Dumber’ Car)
(‘Knight Rider’ Car)
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