The world’s biggest Sci-Fi fan convention is BACK and bigger than ever! Join the party as FTLOSF celebrates its 5th birthday with its army of loyal fans and celebrity guests.
Appearing will be Hellboy’s Ron Pearlman and Sons of Anarchy, Judge Dredd’s Karl Urban, The Punisher Jon Bernthal, Robocop’s Peter Weller, Universal Soldier Dolph Lundgren, Lethal Weapon’s Danny Glover, Netflix blockbuster Stranger Things cast Charlie Heaton and Natalia Dyer, Flash Gordon’s Sam Jones and Brian Blessed, Star Wars Ray Park, Spencer Wilding and UK exclusive Mark Dodson, and martial arts legend Al Leong.
At Bowlers Exhibition Centre, Longbridge Rd, Stretford, Manchester M17 1EH on the 7th and 8th of December 2019 with a special opening concert
SCIFI Guests 2019
1. Karl Urban – is a New Zealand actor. Karl is known for Judge Dredd, Vaako in the Riddick film series, Lord of the Rings and Amazons television series The Boys.
2. Jon Bernthal – is an American actor. Jon is known for his roles as Frank Castle in Punisher, Daredevil, The Wolf of Wall Street, Fury, Sicario, The Accountant, Baby Driver, Wind River, and Widows.
3. Peter Weller – Tthe original Robocop himself! Peter has appeared in more than 70 films and television series, including turns as the title character in RoboCop (1987) and its sequel RoboCop 2 (1990).
4. Dolph Lundgren – is a Swedish actor best known for his roles of Ivan Drago in Rocky 4, and Andrew Scott in Universal Soldier. He also appeared in over 40 other movies. He is the ultimate SciFi/action legend!
5. Ron Pearlman – is an American actor and voice actor best known for playing the part of Hellboy in Hellboy 1 and 2 and Clay Morrow in the hit TV series Sons of Anarchy.
6. Danny Glover – is an American actor, film director, and political activist. He is known for his lead role as Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film series, Predator 2, Angels in the outfield and Operation Dumbo drop.
7. Charlie Heaton – is a British actor and musician, best known for his role of Jonathan Byers, the older brother of Will Byers and son of Joyce Byers, in the Netflix hit TV show, Stranger Things.
8. Natalie Dyer – is an American actress best known for her part of Nancy Wheeler, the elder sister of Mike Wheeler in the Netflix smash hit Stranger Things.
9. Ray Park – is a Scottish born actor who is easily most recognisable as Darth Maul in Star Wars Episode I as well as Snake Eyes in the G.I. Joe films.
10. Brian Blessed – OBE is an English actor, writer and presenter. He is known for his booming voice and his roles in Z-Cars, I, Claudius, Blackadder, and Flash Gordon.
11. Sam Jones – ‘Fllllaash ah-ah’ – is an American actor. He is best known for having played the title character in the 1980 film Flash Gordon and The Highwayman (1987–1988).
12. Ray Wise – is an American actor best known for his roles in Swamp Thing, RoboCop, Twin Peaks, Jeepers Creepers 2 and his role as The Devil in Reaper.
13. Al Leong – is an American stuntman and actor. Best known for his role as Genghis Khan in Bill and Ted and his memorable roles as a henchman in many popular action films.
14. Mark Dodson – is an American actor who is known for being the voice of Salacious B. Crumb in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi and various Gremlins in Gremlins 1 & 2.
CELEBRITY FANS – Hopefully we will see our number 1 fan Keith Lemon at For the Love of Sci-Fi. What a nice surprise it was for the fans for him to make an appearance at For the Love of Horror this month.
*Once in a lifetime private meet and greets*
For The Love Of Sci-Fi are proud to host an amazing series of intimate experiences with your favourite actors with their exclusive meet and greet sessions!
These amazing experiences are limited to a few people only and will allow you and a few other fans to spend time with your favourite guest away from the crowds of the event, spend time chatting to them and grab some unforgettable selfies, something you will always cherish and remember!
- Karl Urban (Dredd, Star Trek, The Boys)
- Jon Bernthal (Punisher, Walking Dead, Wolf of Wall Street)
- Ron Perlman (Hellboy, Sons of Anarchy)
- Dolph Lundgren (Rocky 4, Universal Soldier)
- Charlie and Natalia (Stranger Things special)
- Peter and Ray (Robocopy special)
- Danny Glover (Predator 2,
- Sam and Brian (Flash Gordon)
- Al Leong ( Bill and Ted, Die Hard, Lethal Weapon)
** Special Photo Opportunity with the cast and on the set**
- Robocop special Peter Weller and ED-209 Machine.
- Sam Jones and Brian Blessed picture with Rocket Sled.
- Live Q&As
- Full-scale movie prop and set recreations – T-70 X-Wing – Battlestar Galactica Colonial Viper – Tie Fighter – Batwing – Tardis – Power Loader – A-Team Van – KITT & FLAG mobile unit – Vigo & Slimer – Stranger Things Alphabet Wall & Couch – Simpsons Lounge – Gremlins Kitchen Set with Gremlins – E.T Forest Set with E.T.
- Attractions (FREE PHOTO OPS) Screen used Lawmaster from, Judge Jredd, Robocop ED-209, original armour suite and Beretta 93R Gun from Robocop. Flash Gordan’s Rocket Cycle Built for our guest Sam J Jones aka Flash Gordan – HERE
- Star Wars Cantina with Props a full bar and cool free photos opportunities a Star Wars fan dream!
- Friday night opening concert with Blues Harvest playing all the iconic sci-fi tunes LIVE – HERE
- Pro Cosplay Sci-fi Guests – HERE
- Cosplay competitions – HERE – 1st Place is £250!
- Trading village
- Live art
- Scifi Afterparty in our special Starwars Cantina – Tickets: HERE