MCM COMIC CON – BIRMINGHAM 2018
The National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham
Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th March 2018
SPECIAL GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT:
DAVID FINCH (New Avengers / Moon Knight / Ultimatum / Brightest Day)
DAVID FINCH is a Canadian-born comics artist known for his work on Top Cow Productions‘ CYBERFORCE, as well as numerous subsequent titles for Marvel Comics and DC Comics, such as THE NEW AVENGERS, MOON KNIGHT, ULTIMATUM, and BRIGHTEST DAY.
After his lengthy stint on CYBERFORCE (following series creator and studio founder Marc Silvestri), Finch went on to co-create ASCENSION with Matt “Batt” Banning. He would later work on the first three issues of APHRODITE IX with David Wohl.
In 2003, Finch returned to comics for a year-long arc on ULTIMATE X-MEN with writer Brian Michael Bendis. Following that stint, the duo moved on to Avengers, where they destroyed Marvel’s premiere superhero team only to relaunch it as THE NEW AVENGERS featuring a radically different cast.
Finch recently worked on the new MOON KNIGHT series together with novelist Charlie Huston. After left the series, he illustrated FALLEN SON: THE DEATH OF CAPTAIN AMERICA #4 featuring Spider-Man. His next assignment will be the crossover event ULTIMATUM for the Ultimate Marvel Line along with writer Jeph Loeb who he previously worked with on FALLEN SON. He also drew several covers, including those of WORLD WAR HULK, X-MEN #200 and the X-MEN:MESSIAH COMPLEX one-shot.
David is the first talent to be unveiled for MCM Comic Con Birmingham‘s Comic Village – details of his table location, panel appearances and signings can be found on the links in our dedicated event page below!
Bio: Wikipedia / Comic Book DB (edited)
MCM COMIC CON BIRMINGHAM is one of the many shows that fall under the MCM Comic Expo umbrella, a portfolio of successful shows recently taken over by international convention behemoth, ReedPOP. This new partnership promises to raise the profile, experience and available talent pool for the MCM shows in the UK..
“MCM Comic Con events are the UK and Ireland’s and most exciting pop culture shows, and the only UK based shows that bring together such a broad scope of popular culture categories including; Movies, Gaming, Comics, Anime, Television, Gadgets, Clothing and Toys.
MCM aim to put on the best consumer shows for the modern pop-culture market. Our show floors are packed full of activity from live eSports matches and cosplay celebrations to experiential opportunities inspired by the movies and brand new releases of your favourite games to play.
On top of all that we have the awesome Comic Village area for independent comic artists, VidFest for upcoming YouTube stars, PopAsia to revel in all things Asian inspired and Memorabilia, our collector haven. Our theatres also play host to exclusive screenings and panels of special guests, all whom take part in photograph sessions and signings throughout the weekend.
MCM Comic Con is THE destination event to celebrate all things pop-culture, it is not to be missed by any geek, nerd, cosplayer, or fan boy and girl!”
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