Leeds Comic-Con 2021: Doctor Who and Harry Potter stars to appear at Royal Armouries Museum event

Doctor Who and Harry Potter stars will be making an appearance at this year's Leeds Comic-Con.

Friday, 25th June 2021, 11:45 am
A Sheffield Comic-Con event in 2019.
A Sheffield Comic-Con event in 2019.

The popular event will be held at New Dock Hall in the Royal Armouries Museum on Sunday, June 27.

Organisers have lined up some amazing film and television guests for fans to meet.

These include Julian Glover (Indiana Jones, Harry Potter, James Bond), as well as Peter Davison (All Creatures Great and Small, Doctor Who), Jimmy Vee (Star Wars, Rocketman) and Josh Herdman (Harry Potter, Marcella).

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Peter Davison will be attending. PA.

Fans of Steven Spielberg’s classic thriller, Jaws, are also in for a treat.

There is an opportunity for people to have a photo inside the shark, lying between the shark's death.

Less gruesome photo opportunities include transport from the Flintstones, the Marvel Hulk Buster and War Machine, and the Transformers Bumblebee and Fortnites Cuddle Bear Team Leader.

For those who prefer an out of this world experience there will be Daleks as well the Mos Eisley Misfits, a local Leeds group, who will be in costume as everyone’s favourite Star Wars characters.

The jaws photo opportunity. Pictured is Spiderman being eaten by Jaws.

There will also be traders to purchase games, comics, toys, art and jewellery from.

Prizes will be given throughout the day to those in costume.

Sharon Hall of Unleashed Events “Our previous events in Leeds have always been so popular but the people of Leeds wanted more so we went bigger.

"New Dock Hall is the perfect location for such an event and compliments perfectly our more intimate event at The Marriott hotel.

"Leeds Comic-Con has so much for you to see and do and is packed full of geeky delights.

"Whatever your age it is a great day out and something all of the family can enjoy.”

Advance tickets cost £8 and can be purchased on the website.

People can pay on the door from 11am.

Tickets purchased for previous dates of Leeds Comic-Con remain valid

Address: New Dock Hall, Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds, LS10 1LT