Salt Lake Comic Con announces Star Wars guest for 2017

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 Utah) Salt Lake Comic Con organizers have announced another guest for the 2017 con. 
 
Finnish basketball player and actor Joonas Suotamo will appear both Friday and Saturday of the event
Standing nearly 7ft. tall, Suotamo is best known to fans for his work as Chewbacca in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. 
 
Suotamo will play Chewbacca in Star Wars: The Last Jedi and the upcoming Han Solo signoff film. 
 
Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 is September 21-23 at the Salt Palace Convention Center. 

Are you interested in experiencing the event from the inside? Become a volunteer for Salt Lake Comic Con 2017. 
Applications for volunteers officially opened Friday. 
 
For more information visit SaltLakeComicCon.com

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