That’s right, Supa-Fans; Joe Brumm, creator of the animation sensation, Bluey, is headed to the Gold Coast and Melbourne! Appearing on the Sunday only of each event, Brumm will take fans behind the scenes of Australia’s most beloved children’s series, which has received accolades both at home and abroad, winning big at the Logies, International Emmy Kids Awards and more.
And where would Bluey’s titular heroine be without her loving Dad? Joining the series’ creator in both cities is David McCormack a.k.a. the voice of Bandit! McCormack is no stranger to the stage as the frontman for the ARIA Music Award-winning band, Custard, and has lent his musical talents as the composer for critically acclaimed series including Rake and Jack Irish.
Prefer your TV fare a little darker? Look no further than these Gold Coast exclusive; returning Supa-Star, Todd Lasance, who first came to prominence as Julius Caesar in Spartacus, has featured in fan-favourite series The Flash and The Vampire Diaries. He now stars alongside Michael B. Jordan in Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse, scheduled for release at the end of this month; and making her Supanova debut is, Arielle Carver-O’Neill, best known for her portrayal of Brandy in the hit series, Ash vs Evil Dead.
Supa-Star alumnus and local legend John Jarratt is also set to return for both cities, who fans will recognise for his iconic role as Mick Taylor in the terrifying Wolf Creek franchise.
Admission Tickets, Photographs and Autographs for the Gold Coast event are on sale now via Moshtix, with Melbourne Tickets and Tokens to be released closer to the event. Keep an eye on Supanova’s social media channels for all the latest news in the lead up to the Gold Coast event this April, followed by Melbourne in May!
Supanova is a celebration of fandom, where the worlds of film and television, fantasy, comic books, anime, sci-fi, cartoons, books, gaming and collectables comes to life! There’s something for everyone, including ‘cosplay’ (costume-role play), fan clubs, celebrity Q&As, tournaments, competitions and an expo full of shopping possibilities.
Previously announced guests include:
Miranda Otto – Lord of the Rings, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
David Wenham – Lord of the Rings, 300, Iron Fist
Luke Arnold – Black Sails, Never Tear Us Apart, The Last Smile in Sunder City
Adam Tuominen (Gold Coast only) – Power Ranger’s Ninja Storm, Underbelly Razor
Elizabeth Blackmore (Melbourne only) – The Vampire Diaries, Supernatural
Spike Spencer – Neon Genesis Evangelion, League of Legends
Dr Karl Kruszelnicki – Dr Karl’s Surfing Safari through Science
Maria Lewis – The Rose Daughter, Who’s Afraid Series, The Wailing Woman
Amanda Bridgeman – The Sensation, The Aurora Series, The Subjugate
Isobelle Carmody (Gold Coast only) – The Obernewtyn Chronicles, The Kingdom of the Lost series
James Lindsay (Gold Coast only) – Plato Wyngard series, The Raven’s Prophecy series
Marc Lindsay (Gold Coast only) – Perigord series, Plato Wyngard series, The Raven’s Prophecy series
For ticketing and info go to http://www.supanova.com.au/