PANEL - R2 BUILDERS PANEL
July 07, 2012
05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Do you want to know what it takes to build your own droid from the Star Wars galaxy? Join the Southern California R2 Builders as they discuss how their robots were built and how they work. Topics include materials, blueprints, building techniques, tools, and the electronics used to bring R2 to life.
Panelists include: local R2 Builders Victor Franco, Chris Romines, William Miyamoto, Matt Munson and Michael McMaster.
The R2 Builders Club is a not-for-profit fan-based organization dedicated to building accurate replica R2 units as seen in the Star Wars movies. Club members are hobbyists that share information and help each other over the Internet. Club droids can often be seen at conventions, charity events, and even official Lucasfilm events. Over 9000 members have joined the club since its founding in 1999. The club's website is www.astromech.net.
CELEBRITY AUTOGRAPHS & PHOTOS
Star Wars star Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian), Bruce Boxleitner (Tron), Stephanie Erb (True Blood), Richard Hatch (Battlestar Galactica), several members of The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and other celebrities will be signing throughout Friday, Saturday and Sunday. You can also take pictures with them, which will be developed right on property so you can have the celebrity sign it. Perfect for framing. Get your VOUCHERS now to get on the VIP signing lines. email Frank@PopConLA.com to request yours now.
COMBAT RADIO AT POPCONLA
Combat Radio will be streaming live from PopConLA July 6 through 8th at Booth #302 in Concourse West Hall. http://www.chillpakhollywood.com with Dean Haglund of the Lone Gunmen from the X-Files.
COSPLAY FASHION SHOW
Send in your Cosplay pics to frank@PopConLA.com. The top 30 costumes will walk the catwalk during the Cosplay Fashion Show on Saturday, July 7th on the Main Pop stage.
ITVFEST 2012 AWARDS NOMINATIONS
Here is the list of Nominations for the 2012 ITVfest Awards - Click Here