Costumes are serious business at Comic Con 2017, with cosplayers spending months and weeks on their outfits. Jacob LaRocca, @rocketprops on Twitter, repairs cosplayers' costumes on the spot, free of charge. In the first two days of the convention, he had patched 95 costumes already.
Costumes are serious business at Comic-Con 2017, with cosplayers spending weeks if not months on their outfits. Jacob LaRocca, @rocketprops on Twitter, repairs cosplayers' costumes on the spot, free of charge. In the first two days of the convention, he had patched 95 costumes.
Comic-Con 2017 in San Diego kicked off its first official day Thursday with artists and publishers rolling out exclusive toys and collectibles. Here are a few of the coolest ones we found, plus a look inside a "mystery box."
Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years. It's scheduled to be released Oct. 6, 2017.
The actor who played Luke performed in two sold-out shows as part of his acoustic coffee shop tour at Yellow Mug Coffee Shop in northeast Fresno. Scott Patterson scheduled the stop after hundreds of fans visited one October day when the coffee shop transformed into the fictional Luke’s Diner from the TV show.
"Brick Madness" is a mockumentary from Fresno filmmaker Justin McAleece. Set in Fresno, the film chronicles the national Brix championships, a Lego-style building competition. The film premieres in Fresno this August.
In 'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,' the tables are turned as four teenagers in detention are sucked into the world of Jumanji. When they discover an old video game console with a game they’ve never heard of, they are immediately thrust into the game’s jungle setting, into the bodies of their avatars, played by Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, and Karen Gillan. They’ll have to go on the most dangerous adventure of their lives, or they’ll be stuck in the game forever.
He cut the hair of John Lennon, his favorite celebrity. Now Nick Palomares, a fixture at Fresno Yosemite International Airport, celebrates a 45-year career barbering at the airport. He reminisces about cutting Lennon’s hair when he barbered in San Francisco. His airport shop is full of memorabilia.