Doctor Who stars David Tennant and Billie Piper are set to appear at Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia. The show runs Thursday Mar 7 through Sunday May 10. Tennant stared as the Tenth Doctor on Doctor Who from 2005 to 2010. Piper played companion Rose Tyler from 2004 to 2007. Both actors have had prolific careers both before and after Doctor Who. Most recently, fans will recognize Tennant from his two series of Broadchurch and the American version Gracepoint while Piper appeared on Penny Dreadful.
Tennant will appear Saturday and Sunday (May 9-10) at Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia. Piper will attend Sunday (May 10) only. A dual interactive Q&A panel will be held during the Con. The Philadelphia Wizard appearance marks Tennant’s second Wizard World appearance and Piper’s first.
Piper and Tennant are just two actors in a legion of guests Wizard World show organizers are promising for Philadelphia. Other guests include Ben McKenzie (Gotham), Nathan Fillion (Firefly, Castle), Stephen Amell (Arrow), Hayley Atwell (Agent Carter), Karl Urban (Star Trek, The Lord of the Rings), Danny Trejo (Machete, Machete Kills), Penn Badgley (Gossip Girl, Easy A), Michael Cudlitz (The Walking Dead, Southland), Lacey Chabert (Mean Girls) and more.
Wizard World Philadelphia also boasts a huge artist alley. Some of this year’s guests include Scott Blair, Danielle Gransaull, Greg Horn, J.G. Jones, Ken Kelly, Mark Pingitore, and Mike Zeck.
Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia show hours are Thursday, May 7, 3-8 p.m.; Friday, May 8, 12-7 p.m.; Saturday, May 9, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; and Sunday, May 10, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, be sure to visit the show website.