Stefan Kapicic, best known to fans for his role as the iconic X-Men character “Colossus” in the record-breaking and Golden Globe nominated Marvel/Fox feature films Deadpool and Deadpool 2, is set to be the headlining guest at the ninth-annual Forest City ComiCon. The event takes place at London, Ontario, Canada’s Centennial Hall on Saturday, June 24, 2023. Early bird tickets for the event are available now at www.ForestCityComiCon.ca.
Kapicic’s apperance has been a long time coming. Originally set to the be the featured guest at the COVID-cancelled 2020 and 2021 Forest City ComiCon events, Kapicic remained committed to making his way to meet fans in London.
“Colossus is just one small part of Stefan’s story,” explained convention host Jeremy Bushell, now in his seventh-year hosting main stage events with the show. “Forest City ComiCon prides itself on a unique panel experience and with Stefan it is guaranteed to be one of a kind. No one plays the room better than Stefan.”
Fans can expect to see more “Colossus” in the future with Kapicic’s contract stretching through two more films. In addition to “Colossus”, Kapicic has played more than 80 roles in theatre, film, and television including appearances in AMC’s Better Call Saul (Season 4 as Casper), guest-starring in the Netflix show Love, Death, and Robots, STARZ Network’s Counterpart, David Mamet’s The Unit, Ridley Scott’s Numb3rs, Fox’s 24, and NBC’s The Event. He also known for his portrayal of Nikolai in the video game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare I & II (2019, 2022). In addition, he also gave voice to James in the Serbian dubs of Pokemon.
Early bird tickets for Forest City ComiCon are available online now. The celebration of nerd and geek culture, which comes to London’s Centennial Hall on Saturday, June 24, is an all-ages comic con event featuring artists, exhibitors, cosplay, vendors, panels presentations, board games, video game tournaments, and more.