Published on July 30th, 2019 | by Admin
Captain America Star Hayley Atwell Attending Oz Comic-Con Brisbane and Sydney
Hayley Atwell, known for her hugely popular and career-defining role as “Peggy Carter” in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, is set to attend Oz Comic-Con for the first time in Brisbane and Sydney this September.
She joins a stellar line-up of guests including Australian actor and singer Keiynan Lonsdale best known for his role in The Flash and popular coming of age film Love, Simon, Dominique Provost-Chalkley and Katherine Barrell who portray love interests “Waverly Earp” and “Officer Nicole Haught” in the cult phenomenon Syfy series Wynonna Earp, as well as anime voice actors Caitlin Glass (My Hero Academia) and Aaron Dismuke (Full Metal Alchemist).
In 2011, Atwell first appeared opposite Chris Evans in Marvel universe blockbuster Captain America: The First Avenger. Her character “Peggy Carter” was given the first ever Marvel spin-off to be fronted by a woman, Agent Carter. Hayley has gone on to reprise this role in Captain America: The Winter Solider, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Ant-Man and most recently, Avengers: Endgame.
Hayley’s other film and TV projects include Disney’s Christopher Robin opposite Ewan McGregor, The Duchess and renowned Black Mirror episode ‘Be Right Back’. She’s currently starring opposite Tom Burke in a new adaptation of Henrik Ibsen’s play Rosmersholm.
Atwell will participate in panels each day at the event in Brisbane and Sydney, as well as exclusive meet and greets, photographs and autograph sessions with fans.
Oz Comic-Con Brisbane – Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre – September 21 and 22
Oz Comic-Con Sydney – Sydney Showground – September 28 and 29
Advance tickets on sale now
About Oz Comic-Con
Oz Comic-Con is Australia’s premium pop culture event that takes place across Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney as a celebration of fandom in all forms – TV, movies, comic books, cosplay, anime, manga and gaming. The events feature multi-genre content from across the spectrum with appearances by film and television stars, comic book artists and voice actors, gaming demonstrations and Cosplay competitions; creative workshops and master classes; and hard-to-find collectibles.
Oz Comic-Con proudly supports local Australian talent and businesses in many areas, providing a platform to showcase Australian creativity and endeavours. Oz Comic-Con is produced by international event organisers ReedPOP, a portfolio which includes PAX Australia, New York Comic Con, C2E2, Star Wars Celebration, Emerald City Comicon and more.