On wednesday the comic con africa announced the inclusion of Yetide Badaki and Ricky Whittle actors of “American Gods” to their line up.
known for his role in American Gods as shadow man,Ricky Whittle modelling debut was made eighteen years ago.the star who is best known in UK for his role as Calvin Valentine in the British soapie.he has also played Lincoln in “The 100”
Joining Ricky is Nigerian-born actress Yetide Badaki who plays Bliquis on American Gods. Yetide has also guest starred on the Showtime series Masters of Sex and was on the Sony Crackle series Sequestered with Jesse Bradford and Summer Glau.
The hunky Jason Mamoa, popularly known for his role as Dothraki warlord Khal Drogo, from the Emmy-winning fantasy series ‘Game of Thrones’, and more recently as Aquaman/Arthur Curry in the DCEU film ‘Justice League’, where he stars alongside Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot.
This will be the first of its kind in South Africa ,with the prospect of the event to be as high as other comic convention ,famously attended in the United States.
its a three day event set to hold from the 14th to 16th september atthe Kyalami Convention Centre.