KAPOW! Prepares For The Raid
With The Raid released into cinemas from Friday 18 May, Kapow! is delighted to welcome writer and director Gareth Evans, who will be taking part in the Momentum Pictures Showcase panel on Saturday 19May on the Total Film stage.
The Raid, which has already been receiving glowing advanced reviews, follows a doomed SWAT team who become trapped in a tenement run by a ruthless mobster and his army of killers and thugs. The Raid will be just one of several upcoming titles within the Momentum Showcase showing exclusive footage.
The Momentum Pictures Lounge, based in the Ground Floor area of the venue, will also be open throughout the weekend and showing footage, so come along and take the weight off your feet. Plus check your goodie bags for some fantastic posters!
In addition to comic-book panels with Marvel, DC, Image and Millarworld, other events taking place include An Audience with Nick Frost, Noel Clarke Q&A with exclusive footage from Storage 24, the creative team behind Batman: Arkham City from Rocksteady Studios, two of Britain’s biggest comedians as Jimmy Carr interviews Frankie Boyle live about his love of geek culture plus the much loved TV personality and comic-book writer Jonathan Ross talking America’s Got Powers.
Live interviews with huge film, TV and comic stars will be taking place all weekend at the Total Film, SFX and Comic Heroes stage plus the massive cosplay competition.
Tickets for Kapow! are only available in advance and through the website www.kapowcomicconvention.com. Tickets for Kapow! 2011 sold out ahead of the event, so get your tickets now.