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‘The Princess Bride’s’ Elwes, ‘Smallville’ Cast Reunion Head Early Wizard World Portland Celebs, January 24-26

Four stars of the hit series “Smallville,” including Tom Welling (“Clark Kent”), Michael Rosenbaum (“Lex Luthor”), Erica Durance (“Lois Lane”), John Glover (“Lionel Luthor”) and Laura Vandervoort (“Kara/Supergirl”) join Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride), James Marsters (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Vidiots”) and Jake Stormoen (“The Outpost,” “Extinct”) among the early celebrities scheduled to attend the eighth annual Wizard World Portland, set for January 24-26, 2020, at Oregon Convention Center.

Welling, Vandervoort, Glover, Elwes and Stormoen are scheduled to appear all three days; Rosenbaum, Durance and Marsters will attend on Saturday and Sunday, January 25-26.

Also scheduled to appear are several “X-Men: The Animated Series” actors, including Larry F. Houston, Cal Dodd, George Buza, Lenore Zann and Chris Britton.

Wizard World is also the home of the most talented artists and writers on the planet. Artist Alley in Portland will feature standout creators and numerous locals to be announced soon.

Wizard World Portland will feature an outstanding array of programming, live entertainment, cosplay contests, gaming, dedicated Kids Zone and more. Kato Kaelin serves as entertainment host on the main show stage.

Wizard World events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop culture: movies, television, gaming, live entertainment, comics, sci-fi, graphic novels, toys, original art, collectibles, contests and more. The second event scheduled on the 2020 Wizard World calendar, Portland show hours are Friday, January 24, 4-9 p.m.; Saturday, January 25, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, January 26, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Kids 10 and under are admitted free with paid adult.

Wizard World Portland is also the place for cosplay, with fans young and old showing off their best costumes throughout the event. Fans dressed as every imaginable character – and some never before dreamed – will roam the convention floor and participate in the famed Wizard World Costume Contest on Saturday evening.

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‘The Princess Bride’s’ Elwes, ‘Smallville’ Cast Reunion Head Early Wizard World Portland Celebs, January 24-26