The Big Lick Comic Con welcomes Jason David Frank to Roanoke, VA on February 8th & 9th to the Berglund Center Coliseum!

Best known for his role as Tommy Oliver in the long-running TV show Power Rangers, Jason morphed into a series of different rangers over the years: Mighty Morphin Green and White, Red Zeo, Red Turbo, and then returned in 2004 as the Black DinoThunder Ranger. All in all, ‘Tommy’ appeared in more episodes than any other character, 225 in total, and appeared in both full-length movies, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers The Movie (1995) and Turbo (1997).

A highly accomplished and respected martial artist with 34 years experience, Kyoshi Frank currently holds a seventh degree black belt in American Karate and a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He is the owner/operator of Rising Sun Karate and MMA, with three schools in Texas and one in California. He is also the founder/CEO of Jesus Didn’t Tap, the first Christian-based line of MMA clothing and fight gear. Inducted into the World Karate Union Hall of Fame in 2003 as the American Karate Master of the Year, he is the founder of Toso Kune Do, his own style.

Beginning his full contact career in 2006, Jason won the prestigious “Ruff Man” Grand Champion title in Indiana and the gold medal in Master Toddy’s Full Contact Muay Thai competition in Las Vegas. In 2010, Kyoshi began his amateur Mixed Martial Arts career with a 4-0 record and then in August won his first pro bout.

Jason’s event schedule, photo and autograph pre-sale info and more coming soon..

James Marsters takes a bite out of Big Lick Comic Con!

Big Lick Entertainment is pleased to announce addition of James Marsters to Big Lick Comic Con Feb. 8-9 at Roanoke’s Berglund Center.

About James: American actor, singer and songwriter; James Marsters first found international fame playing punk-goth Brit vampire Spike in the critically acclaimed American TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and the equally popular spin-off Angel.

Film roles include live action film Dragon Ball, romantic love story P.S. I Love You with Hilary Swank, Gerard Butler and Kathy Bates, USA Original true-crime film Cool Money, independent thriller Shadow Puppets, Winding Roads, The House On Haunted Hill and Chance with Buffy co-star Amber Benson.

The Californian actor, who grew up in Modesto, has also played Brainiac in TV’s Smallville and guest starred in Without A Trace, Millennium, Andromeda, The Mountain, Saving Grace, Caprica, Warehouse 13, Supernatural, Hawaii Five-O and Marvel’s Runaways.

James’s voiceover talents can be found portraying Lex Luthor on the DVD release of Superman: Doomsday and he continues to read for the very popular Dresden Files.
James still writes and records music with his band Ghost of the Robot. They have five albums out and he is currently promoting their latest release Pair of Bulls Volume 1.

James Marsters – The Official Page will be attending both days – stay tuned for official photo op and experience packages! Big Lick Comic Con is Feb. 8-9! #BigLickComicCon #JamesMarsters #Roanoke#BigLickEntertainment #Buffy

Bob McLeod began his career working in the production department of Marvel Comics in 1973 on a recommendation from Neal Adams. Eventually he became an inker at Marvel and DC Comics on many series, including The Incredible Hulk, Superman, Conan the Barbarian, Legion of Super Heroes, Detective Comics, Wonder Woman, and The New Titans, as well as penciling Star Wars and several Spider-Man fill-ins for Marvel. He is best known for co-creating the New Mutants with writer Chris Claremont.

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