Comic Con India is thrilled to announce that Jim Beaver, Actor, Supernatural will be attending Alto Mumbai Comic Con 2016. The convention will take place at Bombay Exhibition Centre, on October 22-23’ 2016 between 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Jatin Varma, Founder, Comic Con India, shared, “Supernatural is one of the most popular International shows in India. Over the years we have received thousands of requests from Fans across the country to bring down cast members from show, so I am extremely excited and honoured to host Jim Beaver at the upcoming Mumbai Comic Con. I am looking forward to give him a warm welcome to Mumbai along with the thousands of SPN Family fans.”
Jim Beaver, who starred as the beloved demon hunter Bobby Singer on Supernatural, and as the gruff but tender prospector Ellsworth on HBO’s hit Western series Deadwood, also plays Sheriff Shelby Parlow on FX’s Justified and gun dealer Lawson on Breaking Bad, making him one of Hollywood’s busiest character actors.
On attending Alto Mumbai Comic Con 2016, Jim Beaver quotes, “I’ve been around the world once and explored almost every corner of it on other trips, but I’ve never been to India, and I’m very excited to visit Mumbai and meet the fans. India has a remarkable history and culture, and it will be wonderful to learn more about both during my visit to Mumbai Comic Con!”
A Vietnam veteran, Jim first came to prominence as Bruce Willis‘s best friend in Norman Jewison‘s acclaimed film about Vietnam vets, In Country, and appeared in such hit films as Magnolia, Joyride, Sister Act, Bad Girls, Sliver, Blue Chips, Geronimo, Turner & Hooch, Hollywood Shuffle, Silkwood, Semi-Touch, Next, Adaptation and The Life Of David Gale.
He has guest starred on shows such as Dexter, Lie To Me, The Mentalist, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The West Wing, NYPD Blue, Six Feet Under, Monk, Star Trek: Enterprise, Lois And Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and Paradise.
As a stage actor, he has appeared all over the country in the classics as well as dinner theatre. He is a three-time Los Angeles Dramalogue Critics Award winner for his work writing and acting in his own plays, Verdigris, Semper FI, and Sidekick. He studied acting with Oscar-winner Maximilian Schell. His new book, Life’s That Way, a memoir of his wife’s battle against cancer, was published to widespread critical acclaim.
From October 22-23’ 2016, fans of Supernatural in India will be treated with a special session at Alto Mumbai Comic Con by Jim Beaver himself. At the sessions he will talk about his work and will answer the questions from fans. Also, fans will get a chance for one-on-one meet & greets with him.
Other international guests who will be attending the Alto Mumbai Comic Con 2016 are Cameron Stewart, an Eisner award winning artist, known for his work on Catwoman & Batman series from DC, among many others. Edwin Huang, a New York based comic artist, illustrator and storyboarder, known for his work on the Street Fighter comic series and Dan Goldman, Artist of Shooting Wars, Red Light properties, Priya’s Shakti and many more.
Comic Con India is dedicated to creating unique events and giving the fans, exhibitors and partners a platform to celebrate their undying love and passion for comics & pop culture. Comic Con India is dedicated to expanding India’s popular culture by creating high profile events that cater to fans of not only comics, but also, gaming, movies, television, merchandise, toys & more.
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