Special confirmed guests to date include: Guest of Honor Emmy Award-winning Writer/Producer David Fury (Buffy, Angel, Lost, 24, Fringe), Marvel’s Daredevil TV series season 1 and Dark Horse Comics’ Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel & Faith writer Christos Gage, Emmy-nominated Producer/ Showrunner, Writer and Director Tim Minear (Dollhouse, Angel, Firefly, American Horror Story), Buffy's Nicholas Brendon, Miracle Laurie (Dollhouse), Stunt Coordinator, Stuntman Director and Actor Jeff Pruitt (Buffy), Sophia Crawford (Buffy), Harry Groener (Buffy), James Leary (Buffy), Camden Toy (Buffy, Angel), Andrew Ferchland (Buffy), actor and stuntman Damion Poitier (Angel, Dollhouse, Firefly), Farscape’s Gigi Edgley, and Actor, stunt coordinator Steve Tartalia (Buffy, Angel). Additional special guests are being announced each week by the conference.
WhedonCon is organized by the same team which hosts the Buffy Musical during the San Diego Comic Con and the Dr. Horrible Sing-Alongs during WonderCon and on Halloween in Los Angeles.
This year in memory of Ron Glass (Firefly, Serenity, Barney Miller) Fandom Charities will be raising funds for the Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center, a youth center that was dear to his heart. Memberships to participate in the festivities are now available and can be attained by visiting whedoncon.com. Hotel rooms are also currently available with an early bird discount and contest for a limited time at the Warner Center Marriott (21850 Oxnard St, Los Angeles, CA 91367).
WhedonCon 2017 will feature panels, workshops, live demos and much more. The schedule is live, the only way to attend is to purchase membership through WhedonCon.com.
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Fandom Charities Inc.® is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established for the purpose of raising funds for charitable organizations through fandom events, conventions, special appearances and media events, and to serve as a hub for the latest news and happenings in the creative universe of selected fandoms, and to provide related educational activities.