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Photos From Day One Of Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Day one of Cardiff Film & Comic Con is over and what a first day!  Taking place at the Motorpoint Arena in the Welsh capital of Cardiff, the day was busy but also very much worth it.  Packed with stalls for you to find that one collectible you really need (or don't.)  The guest line up included Star Wars' Ray Park and David Prowse, Star Trek's Max Grodenchik and Ethan Philips and that female Terminator from the third one plus loads more guests.

My highlight so far has to be the Star Trek talk between Ethan (Neelix) and Max (Rom.)  The talk was simply brilliant!  (Recording coming soon.)  Ethan was telling jokes while Max showed his adorable child.  It was the most personal and interactive talk I've been to so far.

Here's some photos from day one.  Day two photos and report coming up.


Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015
Max Grodenchik and Ethan Phillips were great fun during the Star Trek Talk.

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015

Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2015


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