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Famous Star Trek actress will be in Victoria for Capital City Comic Con next year


Another Star Trek alum is making her way to Victoria! 

Capital City Comic Con has just announced that actor Gates McFadden who plays Dr. Beverly Crusher on Star Trek: Next Generation will be making a guest appearance at their upcoming event in 2020. 

The event, scheduled to take place in March, will be the third for the organizers who, in the past, had Star Trek: Next Generation’s star Marina Sirtis attend in 2019. 

See also: 29 awesome cosplay shots of this year’s Victoria Capital City Comic Con

McFadden’s career as the doctor on Captain Picard’s (actor Patrick Stewart) ship, The SS Enterprise, was a role that spanned 154 episodes, 3 video games, and 4 films between 1987-2014. 

Capital City Comic Con organizers boast an expected turn out of between 9,000 – 12,000 participants based on interest in previous years. 

Fans of all things science fiction and cosplay enthusiasts will also have a chance to dress in replica costumes from their favourite cult shows, and take pictures with McFadden and other celebrity guests.

The full line-up guests at the event will be announced in upcoming months.

Tickets for the event go on sale Friday, October 18th. Click here for more information.

  • When: Friday March 20th – Sunday March 23rd 
  • Where: 713 Douglas Street 
  • Tickets: Starting at $10.00 click here to purchase or at Ticket Rocket Box Office 1050 Meares Street
Joel Brewster
Junior staff writer at Victoria Buzz. Have a story idea? Send it over: joel@victoriabuzz.com

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