FanX Spring event to include more than 33 celebrity guests

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SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention revealed more celebrity guests appearing at its spring 2019 event.

FanX Spring will be just two days this year, April 19-20. Organizers skipped the spring convention entirely in 2018 but said they’re bringing it back for 2019 by fan demand. 

FanX promised fans a more intimate, exclusive experience for the spring convention in a press conference on Facebook Tuesday, as well as the best in geek and pop culture, including movies, TV shows, cosplay, gaming, books, comic creators, artists and vendors.

Among the draws for FanX 2019 in April:

  • Brandon Sanderson, author of “Mistborn,” “The Stormlight Archive” and “Reckoners Trilogy”
  • Actor Mike Colter, best known as Luke Cage in Marvel’s “Luke Cage” and “The Defenders”
  • Actor Val Kilmer of films like “Top Gun” and “Tombstone”

The founder of the event, Dan Farr joined ABC4 News at 4 p.m. to talk more about what the event will bring this year.

Tickets to April’s FanX are available now on the FanX website

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