Experience the legend of pop culture at the Celebrity Fan Fest
June 10, 2021Updated June 10, 2021 4:42 PM
ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA – AUGUST 23: Ewan McGregor of the ‘Untitled Obi-Wan Kenobi Series’ attended the Disney + Showcase at Disney’s D23 EXPO 2019 in Anaheim, California today. ‘Untitled Obi-Wan Kenobi Series’ will be streamed exclusively on Disney + out November 12 (Photo by Jesse Grant / Getty Images for Disney)
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The pop culture convention Celebrity Fan Fest, which returns to San Antonio this July, just added another icon to its list. Ewan McGregor, known as Obi-Wan Kenobi from the Star Wars prequel trilogy, will be featured alongside famous faces like Krysten Ritter, who starred in Marvel’s “Jessica Jones”, Mike Colter from Marvel’s “Luke Cage” and Charlie Cox, the Matt. plays, Murdock will appear in Marvel’s “Daredevil” franchise.
The convention is scheduled for 10 days from Thursday, July 30th through Sunday, August 8th, at the Six Flags Fiesta Texas at 17000 W. I-10. While the Celebrity Fan Fest was canceled last year due to the pandemic, its last iteration in 2019 traded over 36,000 guests in three days.
HOLLYWOOD, CA – MAY 03: Actress Krysten Ritter attends the Netflix Original Series “Marvel’s Jessica Jones” FYC Screening and Q&A at Paramount Studios on May 3, 2016 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta / FilmMagic)
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McGregor will perform on the opening weekend of the celebrations. Fans can secure photos and autographs with the Jedi on Friday, July 30th and Saturday, July 31st. On Saturday he will be on stage for a panel discussion in Lone Star Lil’s amphitheater.
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The actor is currently shooting the Disney + streaming series “Obi-Wan Kenobi”, which is due to appear in 2022. He also appears in Netflix’s “Halston” and played the villain in the movie “Birds of Prey” opposite Harley Quinn actress Margo Robbie.
Fans who want to buy tickets can now do so online. If you want to have a photo op experience with McGregor or other stars, you have to register online.
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