Star Wars actor coming to Niagara Falls Comic Con later this year

A character from a galaxy far, far away will be coming to Niagara later this year. 

Organizers of the Niagara Falls Comic Con announcing Peter Mayhew, best known to Star Wars fans as Chewbacca, will make a rare Canadian appearance when Comic Con takes over the Scotiabank Convention Centre from June 2 to 4.
 
Other celebrities announced for the June event include:  Robert Englund (Nightmare on Elm Street), Barbara Eden (I Dream of Jeannie); Caleb McLaughlin (Stranger Things), Sting (Wrestling Legend), John Schneider (Dukes of Hazzard), Eric Braeden (Young & The Restless), Jason Mewes (Cinema Icon), Seth Gilliam (Walking Dead), Lee Meriwether (1966 Catwoman), Charles Martinet (Voice of Super Mario) and many more.
 
Last year’s event drew more than 27,000 to the Scotiabank Convention Centre.
 
Tickets start at $25 and are available online at www.nfcomiccon.com