Big news for all the movie buffs in the Bay Area, it has been confirmed that Pam Grier and John Cusack will be guests at Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017.
Pam Grier is cinematic pioneer known for her roles as one of the earliest female action stars. Among her iconic work includes staring in films like Coffy, Foxy Brown and her award winning performance in Jackie Brown. Her most recent work includes her role as Kit Porter on The L Word.
John Cusack began his career as a teen idol for his role in films like Better Off Dead and Say Anything… before moving on to staring in much darker films like Grosse Pointe Blank and The Ice Harvest. His other major roles include Being John Malkovich and Maps to the Stars.
They will be joined by space pioneer Buzz Aldrin, physicist Sabrina Gonzalez Pasterski, and video game designer Richard Garriott. Also present will be the cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation for a 30th anniversary celebration hosted by William Shatner.
Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017 will be from April 21 until April 23 at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center along with the surrounding locations. Tickets are now available for purchase.
8Bit/Digi covered Silicon Valley Comic Con 2016 and we will be present at the 2017 event.