COMEDIAN -Matt Besser
July 06, 2012
06:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Comedian - MATT BESSER Raised a proud Razorback in Little Rock, Arkansas, Matt Besser attended Amherst College where he learned how to collect CDs. After graduating, Matt toured the Midwest doing stand-up, while taking improvisation direction from Del Close at Chicago’s Improv Olympic Theater. In Chicago in 1991, he became a founding member of the sketch group Upright Citizens Brigade. In 1996 the UCB moved to NYC and produced their sketch show “Upright Citizens Brigade” for three seasons (’98 – 2000) on Comedy Central. In fall of 2005 the UCB premiered their improv show “Asssscat: Improv” on Bravo. With the success of the tv show, the UCB opened their own comedy theater and improv school which operates two theaters in NYC, and one in LA. Matt Besser has most recently worked on touring with musical film “Freak Dance” and improv4humans his improvised comedy podcast on Earwolf • Twittering at http://twitter.com/MattBesser • www.MattBesser.com
CELEBRITY AUTOGRAPHS & PHOTOS
Star Wars star Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian), Bruce Boxleitner (Tron), Stephanie Erb (True Blood), Richard Hatch (Battlestar Galactica), several members of The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and other celebrities will be signing throughout Friday, Saturday and Sunday. You can also take pictures with them, which will be developed right on property so you can have the celebrity sign it. Perfect for framing. Get your VOUCHERS now to get on the VIP signing lines. email Frank@PopConLA.com to request yours now.
COMBAT RADIO AT POPCONLA
Combat Radio will be streaming live from PopConLA July 6 through 8th at Booth #302 in Concourse West Hall. http://www.chillpakhollywood.com with Dean Haglund of the Lone Gunmen from the X-Files.
COSPLAY FASHION SHOW
Send in your Cosplay pics to frank@PopConLA.com. The top 30 costumes will walk the catwalk during the Cosplay Fashion Show on Saturday, July 7th on the Main Pop stage.
ITVFEST 2012 AWARDS NOMINATIONS
Here is the list of Nominations for the 2012 ITVfest Awards - Click Here