Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead and Scrubs actors announced for Dublin's Comic Con
Published 07/07/2016 | 08:08
Thousands of comic-book fans are expected to turn out for Dublin's annual Comic Con event which will take place on August 6 and 7 in the Convention Centre. on.
The multi-genre comic convention will welcome a host of big-name stars to the event, including Game of Thrones actor, Tom Wlaschiha, who plays Jaqen H'ghar in the HBO series.
The German actor plays Arya's mentor at the House of Black and White and appeared in the second, fifth and sixth seasons. There's no official word yet if the face-changing assassin will return for the seventh season but fans suspect his story isn't over yet and the Faceless Man will make a return.
Will he reveal any Game of Thrones spoilers at Comic Con?
Probably not but it's worth asking.
Wlaschiha will join a host of other stars including Kevin Eastman (co-creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Robert Maschio (Todd from Scrubs), Scott Wilson (Hershel from The Walking Dead), Jim Beaver (Supernatural, Breaking Bad, Deadwood, Dexter and more) and plenty of other big names.
The brainchild of Derek Cosgrave (36) and his business partner Karl Walsh (30), this is the fourth Comic Con in Dublin. The event based on the famous San Diego Comic Con, often dubbed "Glastonbury for nerds".
Comic book fans will get to meet, talk and dress up as their heroes at the family-friendly event at this year's convention, which is expected to attract over 60,000 fans.