Viral Shreveport Star Is Coming To Geek’d Con
Shreveport's comic con, Geek'd Con, returns to the Shreveport Convention Center this August. The dates for the show are August 19-21, 2022.
There will be over 200 vendor spaces filled with comic book retailers, handmade crafts, shirts, collectibles, trading cards, vintage toys, artwork, and much more. Vendors from all over the US, and right here in Shreveport-Bossier, will be on-hand all weekend for fans to buy, sell, and trade.
But it's not just about shopping. There will be a ton of celebrity guests you can meet at the show as well.
The guests for 2022 already include Matthew Lillard, Skeet Ulrich, sci-fi megastar Natasha Henstridge, along with legendary actor Clint Howard, "Peacemaker" star Steve Agee, horror icon John Kassir, Twin Peaks star Sherilyn Fenn, and AEW stars Darby Allin, and Danhausen.
There will also be a ton of comic book creators added to the lineup for 2022. Including the creator of X-Men member Rogue Michael Golden, Marvel's Zombie King Arthur Suydam, and Geek'd Con fan favorite Roland Paris, among others.
Now there's going to be a local Shreveport guest at the show too! Viral video superstar @leigh_mcnasty will be joining Geek'd Con 2022.
Leigh is from Shreveport, and has built a giant following online with his comedic videos. He has more than 3.1 million followers on TikTok, over 500,000 fans on Facebook, more than 260,000 followers on Instagram, and over 10,000 on his Twitter. With nearly 4 million fans online, Leigh has built a pretty impressive online career right here in Shreveport.
This is just one big announcement for Leigh...because one of the others this week is that he's going to Hollywood too. He's going to be a part of Jay Leno's new game show on the Fox network. More details are here.
Geek'd Con tickets are on sale now, and you can get details here.