By: Jo-Marie Bala
FANS were ecstatic when AsiaPOP Comicon announced the new Celebrity Headliner, and his name is Tye Sheridan. He’s the new main guest after APCC announced that Jessica Hartwell won’t come to Manila “due to unforeseen circumstances”.
Tye Sheridan played as Scott Summers aka Cyclops in 2016 comic book movie, X-Men: Apocalypse. This year, he was part of the sci-fi movie, Ready Player One directed by Steven Spielberg.
Aside from Tye Sheridan, Finn Jones of Marvel’s Iron Fist will be there also as the Celebrity Headliner. Other well-known artists, and writers, namely comic book colorist Alex Sinclair (Batman & Robin, Wonder Woman), British comic book artist Mike McKone (Green Lantern, Teen Titans), Singaporean digital artist Artgerm, Filipino penciller/artist Lan Medina, American painter and comic book artist Phil Noto (Poe Dameron, Captain Marvel), renowned film sculptor Brian Muir (Star Wars), Filipino-American comic book writer Whilce Portacio (X-Men, The Punisher), vinyl toy artist Simone Legno of Tokidoki for his 4th appearance in APCC, and more.
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