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Mar. 13, 19 | 8:59 am

Filipino fans of popular international shows like The Walking Dead, Arrow, Luke Cage, will surely be familiar with faces like Ross Marquand, Katie Cassidy, Mike Colter as they will be headlining this edition of the Middle East Film and Comic Con 2019!

Tickets are now available at www.mefcc.com and here’s a quick sneak peek of their profiles for you to get to know more about these stars:

Luke Cage star, Mike Colter:

Mike Colter, who shot to worldwide fame as the star of Marvel’s Luke Cage and Jessica Jones! Visitors will be able to meet with Mike across all three days of the show, as well as get up close and personal, by watching him live in the MEFCC Theatre, where he’ll be taking part in celebrity panels and Q&As. Watch out for weekly MEFCC announcements of show content until the event takes place on 11-13 April 2019.

Ross Marquand from the Walking Dead!

After portraying the late Paul Newman on ‘Mad Men’, Marquand went on to land perhaps his best known role, Aaron, on ‘The Walking Dead’. Following this came notable credits on ‘The Mind Project’, ‘The Last Tycoon’ and ‘Brockmire’, as well as a cameo in ‘The Avengers: Infinity War’ as the perennial super villain Red Skull.

Arrow Star Katie Cassidy

Katie Cassidy, the female star of popular DC TV Series ‘Arrow’ is the daughter of music artist David Cassidy and has made her own mark with a string of roles in such popular TV hits as Melrose Place and Gossip Girl, before achieving worldwide fame as Laurel Lance “Black Canary” in DC’s acclaimed superhero show, Arrow.

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Meet Cosplay Superstar Alodia!

As well as being a globally renowned icon for the cosplay community, Alodia is a model, TV presenter, singer, and actress and was declared by UNO Magazine as one of the Most Influential Women in the Philippines. The 30-year-old has a repertoire of more than 40 characters from a series of anime, movie and video game titles.

Middle East Film & Comic Con returns on April 11-13, 2019. at Dubai World Trade Centre. Tickets are now on sale at Platinumlist.net, Virgin Megastores online and all Virgin Megastores.

A limited number of VIP tickets are now on sale – book early to guarantee access: www.mefcc.com.

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