Several more celebrity guests have been announced for May’s Motor City Comic Con and there’s a network that ties them all together. All of them have previously been a recurring guest or a star on a series from the CW Network. Some will be very memorable from those shows, some from other media. The celebrity guests include:
Caity Lotz - Caitlin “Caity” Lotz is an American actress that has a huge showing in the Arrowverse. She has played the role of Sara Lance/White Canary on many of the shows. She has appeared as one of the leads on DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and recurring on Arrow. She has also shown up during the various crossovers on Batwoman, The Flash, and Supergirl. She has also been on Mad Men and Death Valley. Personally, as a fan, I am looking very forward to seeing her at MC3! Caity will be appearing on Saturday and Sunday.
Katie Cassidy - The other Katie of the Arrowverse plays the sister of Caity Lotz as well as the other Canary of the franchise. Cassidy plays as Laurel Lance/Black Siren/Black Canary and has starred on Arrow and guest appeared on DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and The Flash. Katie has also appears on Melrose Place, Gossip Girl, and Supernatural. She will be doing duo photo ops with her on-screen sister during the con. She will be also appearing on Saturday and Sunday.
Malcolm Goodwin - Malcolm Goodwin has been appearing in guest roles through many shows in one-off episodes during the 2000s. He then got a recurring role in Breakout Kings then came to the CW as Clive Babineaux in the entire series run of iZombie. Malcolm is now starring in Amazon Prime’s series Reacher and will be in the upcoming series The Fall of the House of Usher. He will be appearing all three days and it will be great to see him back at MC3.
Danny Trejo - A man that needs no introduction, Danny Trejo has been a character actor in films since the 1990s. Usually in the role of a convict of criminal, he definitely more than just that persona. Besides being a father to three kids, he is also an intervention counselor and restaurateur. Some of his most memorable roles include Machete, Heat, SpyKids, and many of the films of Robert Rodriguez. For fans of the Arrowverse, he’s known as Breacher on The Flash, menacing poor Cisco Ramon. Trejo will be appearing on Saturday and Sunday.
With just a month and change to go until the convention, the excitement is starting to grow. There will be more stories coming soon about the convention itself from the perspective of a guest, things to look for, and more. Stay tuned in for more in the coming weeks!