2023 Guests & Attractions

Autograph rates for selected guests are available on the Autograph Page.

Stefan Kapicic

Featured Guest

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 and recently announced to be appearing in Deadpool 3. 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.

Ivan Sherry

Voice Actor

Ivan Sherry is best known for voicing the rebooted Inspector Gadget, Dracula in Season 2 of Hotel Transylvania – The Series, and Old Bennett in the new series Saving Me, as well as roles in many other cartoons.

In gaming, Ivan has spent hundreds of hours on the motion capture stage and in the audio booth for games such as Watch Dogs: Legion, The Division 2, Far Cry 5, Starlink: Battle for Atlas, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Watch Dogs 2, Splinter Cell: Conviction, and the last 5 Assassin’s Creeds.

Favourite on-screen credits include Cardinal, Orphan Black, Murdoch Mysteries, and playing Scotty Pullover on Season 3 of Fargo, opposite Ewan McGregor.

Kelsey Flower

Actor - Black Summer

Kelsey Flower is known for his role as Lance in the Netflix Zombie series “Black Summer”.

Mike Del Mundo

Artist

Most known for his work on Star Wars, X-Men, Thor, Deadpool, Avengers, and Spider Man. He is a founder of 3 Worlds 3 Moons with Jonathan Hickman & Mike Huddleston. He worked on Spawn: Unwanted Violence with Todd McFarlane, Grammy-nominated album Alfredo with Freddie Gibbs & the Alchemist and The Immortal Hulk with Jeff Lemire.

Honoured to be a “Marvel Young Gun”, his art can be seen in the pages of Thor with Jason Aaron, Avengers with Mark Waid, Weird World with Jason Aaron & Sam Humphries, Elektra with Haden Blackman and many more covers than we can list here.

He’s provided covers for Eisner award winning The Vision with Tom King, Gabriel Hernandez Walta and Michael Walsh, which inspired Wandavision on Disney+. He’s been honoured with a Joe Shuster Award for best cover artist.

Scott Chantler

Artist

Scott Chantler is the cartoonist of the critically-acclaimed graphic novels Bix and Two Generals, which was nominated for two Eisner Awards, selected for Best American Comics 2012, and voted by CBC’s Canada Reads as one of the 40 best Canadian non-fiction books of all time.

His other work includes Northwest Passage (nominated for Eisner and Harvey Awards) and the Three Thieves series (winner of the Joe Shuster Award for Best Comic for Kids and listed by YALSA as a Great Graphic Novel for Teens). In 2015, he served as Writer-in-Residence at the University of Windsor, the first cartoonist to be appointed so by a Canadian university.

He lives and works in Stratford, Ontario, Canada where he is hard at work on his next project, the Squire & Knight series of all-ages fantasy adventure graphic novels for First Second.

Alison & A. Jaye Williams

Artists

SillWill Studios is an independent comic book company run by this sister and brother team. Based in London, Ontario, Canada, SillWill Studios made its debut on the comic scene in 1999 with the premiere of its first story, the B & W fantasy adventure The Sorcerer’s Children” The Weary Curse, an engaging story of four young companions caught up in the plans of an evil sorcerer. Inspired by Celtic myth, Alison wrote and provided the artwork for the book with A. Jaye handling the editorial and promotional side of the operation. The astounding and critical reception of their first venture led to the sequel: The Sorcerer’s Children: A Conspiracy of Shadows and The Sorcerer’s Children: A Spell For Tears.

Scott Woods

Artist

A working artist for over 20 years, Scott is currently illustrating the upcoming superhero title, Equilibrium, for Comic House. Set to debut in 2023 and written by Keith Champagne, it is a 5-issue series featuring Captain Canuck, Daredevil, Freelance, and many more proud-Canadian legacy characters spanning back to the 1940s.

His most recent work, a long-time coming sci-fi series, Daring the Sun, premiered at TCAF 2023. Scott continues to self-publish his swords and sorcery epic, No Rask for the Wicked. Along with his comic work, Scott has also written, drawn, and published the children’s book Anywhere can be Everywhere.

    404s Improv Comedy

    Stage Presentation

    The 404s are a touring group of improv performers based in the Canadian cities of Calgary, Edmonton, and Toronto. With our unique “geekprov” brand of improv comedy, we have been entertaining audiences all around Canada and the United States. Incorporating our wit, charm, pop culture knowledge, and a great deal of audience participation, The 404s make sure every show is memorable, interactive, and hilarious.

    The Art of Face Painting

    Free Face Painting

    Included with admission: fans can have their face painted between 10:30 am and 1:30 pm.
    For almost 30 years Candy Stahlin has operated “The Art of Face Painting by Candy”. Priority will be given to kids, but anyone is welcome to have their face painted!

      Ontario Order of the Phoenix

      Interactive Exhibit & Cosplay

      Celebrating Harry Potter fandom with a photo booth, interactive sorting ceremony, Quidditch tryouts, trivia and a few other fun games. Located on the lower level near the advanced ticket entry.

      501st & Rebel Legion

      Exhibit & Cosplay

      Meet your favourite Star Wars characters with the amazing cosplayers from the 501st and Rebel Legion!

      Cosplay Contest

      Stage Presentation

      Take in the best cosplay of Forest City ComiCon or show your awesome character off at this competition: an annual highlight!

      Exhibitor Floor

      Shopping

      Featuring two floors FULL of exhibitors. Over 150 tables of comic shops, collectables, artists, and more!

        Borrow a Board Game

        Located on Second Floor

        Take a break and borrow a board game to play upstairs in the board game lounge.

          Food Trucks

          Delicious Eats!

          Dig in to some delicious eats from the London Food Truck Association: out front throughout the day. Enjoy the best convention food ever!

          Maid Cafe

          "Mori no Machi Maido Cafe"

          Our energetic group of Maids and Butlers are ready to serve you a special hand-made menu with love and warmth! They are ready to play games, take photos, and perform special live shows just for you! Everyone will receive a special thank you coaster of one of our Maids and Butlers along with a chance to win prizes throughout the event!

          Beat Saber Competition

          Digital Gaming

          Put your skills to the test in Beat Saber!

            Super Smash Bros Tournament

            Digital Gaming

            The annual Smash tournament is back! Register in the morning at the Game On Entertainment Systems booth.

              Mario Kart Tournament

              Digital Gaming

              Register in the morning at the Game On Entertainment Systems booth.