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Published:January 23rd, 2007 11:30 EST
Matt Wagner! The creator of Grendel Celebrates 25 Years and The Party Starts at FX

Matt Wagner! The creator of Grendel Celebrates 25 Years and The Party Starts at FX

By SOP newswire

The Florida Extravaganza proudly announces their Comic Guest of Honor, the incomparable Matt Wagner! The creator of Grendel and Mage joins FX to kick off Grendel`s amazing 25th Anniversary. Wagner will be joining what has become a spectacular line-up of comic artists at the 2007 Florida Extravaganza. In its 18th year, the FX Show is an Orlando staple.  FX opens its doors on January 26-28th at its new location, the Orange County Convention Center.  

Meet today`s most talented comic creators at FX. This year, the incredible line up include such talents as; Dan Brereton, Sergio Cariello, Chuck Dixon, Michael Golden, Gene Ha, Dave Johnson, Steve Niles, Phil Noto, Whilce Portacio, Mark Sparacio, Billy Tan, Mark Texeira, Tim Townsend, Billy Tucci, Ethan Van Sciver, Daniel Way, and many more!  

Desperado Publishing is joining this amazing group of artists with Chris Moreno, Stephan Nilson, Mike Perkins, Joe Pruett, Andrew Robinson, Steve Scott, and Bart Sears. A complete list of artists is available at http://www.fxshow.com/artist.htm.  

The Florida Extravaganza (FX) is a multi-genre pop-culture convention, and the largest event of its kind in the world. Not only does it bring you an amazing comic convention, FX also hosts the largest indoor toy show in the south-east, sci-fi and horror memorabilia, doll and bear collectibles, anime, gaming and the best celebrity guest list Orlando has ever seen! The entire family will be entertained for a weekend and it costs less than one ticket to Disney. 

Spectacular celebrity guest line-up at FX: Meet stars from hit TV shows including Heroes, Veronica Mars, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Eureka, and Firefly. Shake hands with actors from movies including Superman Returns, Star Wars, Aliens, Sin City, and the cast from the upcoming summer blockbuster Fanboys. A full list of the dozens of celebrity guests is available at http://www.fxshow.com/guests.htm. To request an interview with a guest or an image of a celebrity please contact us by phone or email.  

Admission is $20.00 per person and includes one child`s ticket free per paying adult. Additional child tickets are available for $6.00. Please see http://www.fxshow.com/index.htm for ticket sales, directions and all other general information.  

Press is invited to preview FX from 10am-12pm on Friday January 26th before the doors open to the public. Press passes are available by emailing cbailey@fxshow.com or calling 240-354-0683.    

Show promoter contact info: Michael Herz | 407-342-2849 | majicherz@aol.com