Celebrity Guests

Celebrity Guests

Following is the list of Celebrity Guests appearing at the 2016 Rose City Comic Con:

  • Guests subject to cancellation or schedule changes.
  • Due to limited availability some guests may only available for a portion of the event, i.e. a single day or for panel discussions.
  • All panels and events have limited seating and are offered on a first come, first served basis.

Matt Arnold

We're excited to welcome Freddie Wong, Matt Arnold and Desmond "Dez" Dolly from RocketJump to RCCC 2016. They are the creators of Video Game High School among other shows, movies, tutorials, and shorts. If you're not already a fan, you will be!

Dante Basco

Autograph: $25 | Photo-Op $30

Please welcome Dante Basco to RCCC! Basco became famous as Rufio in Hook and he's gone on to do much more, including starring in indie-hit The Debut and becoming a voice actor on Avatar: The Last Airbender and other shows!

Jon Bernthal

Autograph $50 | Photo: $70

He's played Shane Walsh on The Walking Dead, starred in films like The Wolf of Wall Street, Sicario and Fury, and is now bringing Marvel's The Punisher to life on Netflix . . . please welcome Jon Bernthal to Rose City Comic Con 2016!

Billy Boyd

Autograph: $50 | Photo: $50

Actor Billy Boyd is know for his role as Peregrin 'Pippin' Took in 'The Lord of the Rings' trilogy. Boyd has also starred in a number of other hits including 'Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World'

Autograph tickets can be purchased in advance for Mr. Boyd at our ticketing page!

Chad Coleman

Autograph: $50 | Photo: $60

Coleman is an actor known for his roles on HBO's 'The Wire', 'I Hate My Teenage Daughter', and the mega blockbuster AMC's 'The Walking Dead' as Tyreese Williams. Coleman is currently starring in the new break out hit on SyFy, 'The Expanse'.

Denise Crosby

Autograph $40 |Photo: $40

Welcome our next Rose City guest, Denise Crosby! We love her work on Star Trek: The Next Generation, Trekkies, The Walking Dead, Pet Cemetary and so many more!

Jim Cummings

Autograph: $25

Please welcome Jim Cummings, the extremely talented voice actor from The Lion King, The Princess and the Frog, Adventure Time, The Legend of Korra, and many more, to Rose City Comic Con. Known for being the voice of Winnie the Pooh & Tiger as well as Darkwing Duck!

Joan Cusack

Autograph $40 |Photo: $50

She's an Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated actress who has appeared in several films, including Toy Story 2&3, and been a cast member on Saturday Night Live, and who now stars in the hit show Shameless for which she recently won an Emmy . . . please welcome the wonderful Joan Cusack to Rose City Comic Con!

**Please note Joan Cusack is a SATURDAY ONLY guest.**

John Cusack

Autograph $70 | Photo: $80

Where to begin with our next guest? Well, he's the brother of famous actress Joan Cusack and has appeared in such films as Say Anything... and Being John Malkovich, along with Grosse Pointe Blank and High Fidelity, which he produced and co-wrote. Please welcome John Cusack to Rose City Comic Con 2016!

**John Cusack will be appearing SATURDAY ONLY**

Desmond "Dez" Dolly

We're excited to welcome Freddie Wong, Matt Arnold and Desmond "Dez" Dolly from RocketJump to RCCC 2016. They are the creators of Video Game High School among other shows, movies, tutorials, and shorts. If you're not already a fan, you will be!

Karen Fukuhara

Autograph: $40 | Photo: $50

Please welcome actress, martial arts expert, and star of Suicide Squad as Katana - Karen Fukuhara - to RCCC!

Summer Glau

Autograph: $40 | Photo: $50

She's played River Tam in "Firefly", Cameron Phillips in "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles," and Isabel Rochev in "Arrow." Now she'll be at RCCC 2016! Please welcome Summer Glau!

Autograph tickets can be purchased in advance for Ms. Glau at our ticketing page!

Jon Heder

Autograph: $40 | Photo: $40

Please welcome our next special guest - actor Jon Heder! You know him best from movies likes Napoleon Dynamite and Blades of Glory, and as a voice actor in Surf's Up, Pickle and Peanut, and others.

Elden Henson

Autograph $30 | Photo: $50

Our next guest is such an incredible actor on Marvel's Daredevil, crafting the character of Foggy Nelson into one of the best parts of the entire show. He's also played Pollux in The Hunger Games and Fulton Reed in The Mighty Ducks trilogy. Please welcome Elden Henson to RCCC 2016!

Brian Herring

Please welcome puppeteer Brian Herring to RCCC 2016! You know him best as BB-8 from Star Wars and he's worked on some incredible films, including Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy, Hellboy II: The Golden Army, Prometheus, and many more!

Russell Hornsby

Autograph $40 | Photo: $40

Please welcome Grimm star Russell Hornsby to RCCC! Hornsby plays Hank Griffin on the fan-favorite show and is also known for playing Eddie Sutton on Lincoln Heights. Previously, he starred opposite Denzel Washington and Viola Davis in the Broadway revival of August Wilson's “Fences," which is currently being developed into a feature film

Grant Imahara

Autograph: $40 | Photo: $50

You've seen him on "MythBusters" and "Star Trek: Renegades," but now you'll see him at Rose City Comic Con! Please welcome Grant Imahara to RCCC 2016.

Phil LaMarr

Autograph: $25

Please welcome actor and comedian Phil LaMarr to RCCC! He's been in so many things! Mad TV, Futurama, Samurai Jack, King of the Hill, Metal Gear Solid 4, Doom 3, and Spider-Man 2. Oh, and he played Marvin, who got shot in the face, from Pulp Fiction.

Stan Lee

VIP Package: $350 | Auto: $100 | Photo: $100

The legend, Stan "the Man" Lee will be at Rose City Comic Con! Stan has been involved with Marvel since practically its inception creating and co-creating some of the biggest characters in comics and pop-culture. In his collaboration with Jack Kirby & Steve Ditko, they created Spider Man, Hulk, Iron Man, The X-Men, and the Fantastic Four to name just a few! This will be Stan's last appearance in Portland and Rose City Comic Con.

Peter Mayhew

Autograph: $40 | Photo: $50

Peter Mayhew is known for his role as the beloved character, Chewbacca in the Star Wars franchise including the most recent, Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Mark Meer

Autograph: $25

Please welcome Mark Meer to RCCC! Mark is internationally known for his role as Commander Shepard in Bioware's Mass Effect Trilogy and is featured in the Dragon Age series. Outside of video games, Mark is a writer and cast member on CBC's The Irrelevant Show, and a co-creator, writer, and star of Tiny Plastic Men.

Austin St. John

Autograph: $40 | Photo: $40

Hey, Ranger Nation! Get excited, because Austin St. John — the original Red Ranger — will be at RCCC 2016!

Karl Urban

Urban has appeared and starred in many blockbusters including The Lord of the Rings, Dredd, Star Trek, The Jason Bourne Trilogy, Pete's Dragon, and The Chronicles of Riddick. He's also appeared in hit television series including Xena: Warrior Princess & Almost Human.

Autograph tickets can be purchased in advance for Mr. Urban at our ticketing page!

Ming-Na Wen

Autograph: $50 | Photo: $60

Please welcome Ming-Na Wen to Rose City Comic Con 2016! You know her best as Melinda May on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., but she has been in so many amazing roles such as Camile Wray from SGU Stargate Universe, Jing-Mei Chen from ER: The Series, Chun-Li from Street Fighter, and voiced Finn's Mom on Adventure Time, Detective Ellen Yin from The Batman, and Mulan!

**Please note that Ming-Na is a Saturday only guest**

Freddie Wong

We're excited to welcome Freddie Wong, Matt Arnold and Desmond "Dez" Dolly from RocketJump to RCCC 2016. They are the creators of Video Game High School among other shows, movies, tutorials, and shorts. If you're not already a fan, you will be!

Jimmy Wong

Jimmy Wong

Please welcome actor and musician Jimmy Wong to RCCC 2016! We love him in Video Game Highschool.

David Yost

Autograph: $40 | Photo: $40

Power Rangers fans, we have another exciting announcement for you! David Yost, the original Blue Ranger, is coming to Rose City Comic Con 2016!

Recent Updates


  • Phil LaMarr


  • Dante Basco
  • Russell Hornsby


  • Mark Meer


  • Brian Herring


  • Ming-Na Wen


  • Jon Bernthal


  • Elden Henson


  • Joan Cusack
  • John Cusack


  • Jim Cummings


  • Karen Fukuhara


  • Peter Mayhew


  • Bill Farmer


  • Stan Lee


  • Matt Arnold
  • Desmond "Dez" Dolly
  • Freddie Wong


  • David Yost


  • Grant Imahara


  • Denise Crosby


  • Austin St. John


  • Summer Glau


  • Jon Heder


  • Billy Boyd


  • Chad Coleman

Cancelled Guests

  • Karl Urban
  • Jimmy Wong