Chicago's Comic & Entertainment Expo saw Q&As and signings from the stars of some of the biggest TV shows and movies of recent years, plus some of their rather enthusiastic fans!
Fans dressed as Stormtroopers at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013
Chicago's Comic & Entertainment Expo has always brought together a diversity of stars and artists from a range of films, TV shows and comic books every year and 2013 has been no different!
Among the Spotlight Guests from this year's Entertainment category were Natalie Dormer and James Cosmo of the Emmy award winning fantasy series 'Game of Thrones' who sat in for a Q&A session on the Sunday (April 28th). Vampire drama 'True Blood' star Janina Gavankar was spotted at the Photo Op Booth where fans could get their picture taken and bag the actress' autograph. Fans of the zombie series 'The Walking Dead' got a lucky deal too with a 3 hour signing session following a Q&A from stars Chad Coleman and Laurie Holden while the Golden Globe winning Ron Perlman was available on the Saturday (April 27th) for those bursting with questions about his roles in 'Hellboy' and 'Sons of Anarchy'. Creator and star of the sitcom web series 'The Guild' Felicia Day appeared at the Expo on the Friday (April 26th) for any loyal fans willing to pay $25 for an autograph from this avid gamer.
Apart from the numerous star faces dotted around the event over the weekend, there was a lot more to see with fantastic sculptures of the biggest nerd icons everywhere you look, not to mention some truly brilliant costumes on show from some of the country's biggest comic book and movie fans.
Natalie Dormer from Game of Thrones at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013
James Cosmo from Game of Thrones at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013
Janina Gavankar from True Blood at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013
Chad Coleman from The Walking Dead at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013
Laurie Holden from The Walking Dead at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013
Ron Perlman from Hellboy and Sons of Anarchy at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013
Felicia Day from The Guild at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013
Fans dressed as Thor and Thor girl at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2013