“Game of Thrones” Joe Dempsie and “Vampire Diaries” Claire Holt Goes to Manila for AsiaPOP Comicon Manila!

It has been revealed! HBO hit series’ Game of Thrones’ Joe Dempsie aka Gendry is flying to Manila for AsiaPOP Comicon Manila 2016 (APCC Manila), the biggest pop culture convention on August 26 to 28 at the SMX Convention Center!

Other than his role in GoT, Joe Dempsie also starred in the Skins and various British television series such as Peak Practice, Doctors, Sweet Medicine, and The Fades, among others. He appeared in the films One for the Road, Heartlands, and Monsters: Dark Continent, to boot. Currently, he stars in BBC’s modern thriller mini-series One of Us.

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Hollywood Acress, Claire Holt, known for her role as the original vampire Rebekah Mikaelson in the supernatural drama The Vampire Diaries is also slated to grace the big event!

 A natural charmer with her looks and attitude, Holt rose to popularity as Emma Gilbert in the Nickelodeon series H20: Just Add Water, and later went on to roles such as lead character Lindsey in Sam Raimi’s Messengers II: The Scarecrow, Melanie Mayron’s Mean Girls 2, indie film Blue Like Jazz, and a recurring role in hit series Pretty Little Liars as Pride advocate Samara Cook.

Holt and Dempsie joins X-Men’s Nicholas Hoult and Stranger Things’ Millie Bobby Brown as APCC’s Hollywood celebrity headliners.

Fans of the aforementioned Hollywood celebrities will be in for a treat as APCC Manila offers a rare opportunity to meet them in person! Meet & Greet as well as Autograph and Photograph session tickets will be available soon on SM Tickets website or at all SM Tickets outlets.

APCC Manila 2016 tickets are now available via SM Tickets with ticket prices:

  • PhP550 (one-day pass)
  • PhP850 (two-day pass)
  • PhP1,050 (three-day pass)

All these will give the ticketholder access to:

  • stage activities
  • performances
  • the main show floor

The event is free for children aged five years and below for all days (a valid identification is required for verification purposes before entering the show floor).


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