Trek Expo Announces Guests; George Takei and Others
Trek Expo has announced their Guest lineup for the 2011 event in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The list is headed by George Takei and includes a range of actors from various iconic science fiction TV shows and movies; from classics like Battlestar Galactica to more recent cult favorites like Firefly.
Guest Lineup for Trek Expo 2011:
- George Takei (Sulu on Star Trek the original series) – Saturday & Sunday Only
- Christopher Judge (Teal’c on Stargate: SG1, Stargate: Atlantis, and SGU) – Sat & Sun Only
- Jewel Staite (Firefly, Stargate: Atlantis, Stargate: Extinction, X-Files) – Sat & Sun Only
- Ray Park (X-Men, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Heroes, G.I. Joe)
- Gil Gerard (William “Buck” Rogers on Buck Rogers & the 25th Century) – All Three Days
- Erin Gray (Wilma Deering on Buck Rogers & the 25th Century) – All Three Days
- Thom Christopher (Hawk on Buck Rogers & the 25th Century) – All Three Days
- Felix Silla (Twiki on Buck Rogers & the 25th Century) – All Three Days
- Tia Carrere (Warehouse 13 / Relic Hunter / Quantum Leap / True Lies) – Sat & Sun Only
- Richard Kiel (Jaws in James Bond: Moonraker) – All Three Days
- Cindy Pickett (Sleepwalkers, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off) – All Three Days
- Daphne Ashbrook (Doctor Who – 1996 TV movie, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, The O.C.) – All Three Days
- Armin Shimmerman (Quark on Star Trek Deep Space Nine, sundry ferengi on Star Trek: The Next Generation – All Three Days
- Max Grodenchik (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Apollo 13, Star Trek: Insurrection – All Three Days
- Herb Jefferson (Lt. Boomer on Battlestar Galactica the original series) – All Three Days
- Sherry Jackson (Star Trek the original series, Batman, Twilight Zone) – All Three Days
With Garrett Wang as Master of Ceremonies. Voyager fans will remember him as Harry Kim.
Additional Guests are: Lolita Fatjo (Executive Producer, Pre-Production Coordinator and Script Coordinator), artist Keith Birdsong, author Selina Rosen, author RA Jones, and author Michael Vance.
They’ll be having a special Supper with the Stars event to benefit their 2011 charity, Tulsa Boys Home. The dinner will be held the Saturday night of the convention, at 7:PM. All of the Guests have been invited to attend this charity dinner. Tickets are $25.
Trek Expo is the premier sci-fi convention in the Southwest. Their 2011 event will be held June 24-26 at the UMAC Arena in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Registration is currently open and ranges in price from $20-$225.