The Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo has announced its annual return to the Chicago lake shore, and as the convention takes on the Windy City once again, it continues to grow its guest list attached to the 2022 show. ReedPOP events have boasted an impressive resume of talent across their conventions on a yearly basis, and their guest announcements leave convention-goers eager for more.
As the convention has become more open and welcoming to every aspect of fandom, C2E2 2022 has sought out the top names in film, television, anime, video gaming, and other forms of entertainment media. Rupert Friend has announced his attendance at C2E2 2022 and was most recently featured as the Grand Inquisitor in Obi-Wan Kenobi on Disney+. Joining him will be Michael Rooker of Guardians of the Galaxy, The Walking Dead, and The Suicide Squad fame. The Suicide Squad and Peacemaker's Steve Agee was additionally announced as an entertainment guest at C2E2 2022.
Billy Dee Williams, Steve Blum, and Chicago's own Svengoolie dress up the entertainment guest list as ReedPOP continues to share updated announcements as the show nears. C2E2 2022 will also feature WWE guests, comic creators, cosplay professionals, anime voice actors, video game icons, and literary artists as main show attractions to those looking to meet their favorite icons in popular culture. The convention returns to the McCormick Pace from August 7th - 10th, 2022. VIP Tickets, 3-Day Tickets, 1-Day Tickets, and Kids Tickets are available for purchase here. For those who are unable to attend the convention in person, ReedPOP is introducing Digital Tickets that will stream most major panel rooms, and audio streams for smaller rooms throughout the three-day period. VOD access to recorded panels and events will be available for replay up to 30 days following the convention.