15th - 17th September 2017

The London Heathrow Marriott Hotel

Shamier Anderson - "Xavier Dolls"


Shamier Anderson will next be seen as the lead in indie feature LOVE JACKED opposite Amber Stevens West, Keith David and Mike Eps. He is the newest addition to the star studded cast of LAbryinth (2018)  joining stars Johnny Depp and Forest Whitaker in a film about the investigation behind the murders of Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur.      

In television he plays the role of the mysterious Agent Dolls in SyFy's WYNONNA EARP and can also be seen on the new hit Fox show PITCH. He will be seen recurring on the FOX miniseries SHOTS FIRED in 2017.  In features, Shamier starred in RACE alongside Jeremy Irons, William Hurt and Jason Sudeikis.   Shamier hails from Toronto, Canada and is an alumni of Wexford School For The Performing Arts, graduating from their elite performance program with honors.  Additional recent credits include Trailer Park Boys, NBC's Constantine, SyFy's Defiance & Killjoys, The CW's The Tomorrow People and BBC America's Intruders. 

Katherine Barrell - "Officer Nicole Haught"


A proud Canadian, Katherine Barrell is an actress, producer, and most recently a director. She studied at the prestigious George Brown Classical Theatre School and feel in love with the intricacy of film acting soon after graduation.

Her acting credits includes playing a sorority dictator, Jacqueline Gill, in 'The Scarehouse', psychological thriller 'Definition of Fear', 'Girls Night Out', 'Workin' Mom' and 'A Nutcracker Christmas' 


On the other side of the camera Katherine had produced 7 short films. Two of which she is in the process of developing into tv shows; 'Issues' and 'Dissecting Gwen'

Although acting continues to be her focus and first love, Katherine’s newest endeavour is directing, finding it the perfect marriage between her acting roots and business brain.  She is currently in post-production with two directing projects Cannonball and Dissecting Gwen.
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Tim Rozon - "Doc Holliday"


Tim’s first major role was playing heartthrob Tommy Quincy opposite Alexz Johnson and Laura Vandervoort for four seasons on the teen drama series “Instant Star” for TeenNick (USA) and CTV (Canada).   He was then cast as the series lead Alex Caine, playing a gang infiltrator, in “Befriend and Betray” for Shaw TV (Canada).   Recent series leads include playing the infamous lawman and charismatic gambler Doc Holliday in SyFy’s fan fave series “Wynonna Earp”, as well as two seasons playing Mutt Schitt on CBC’s runaway hit comedy “Schitt’s Creek” opposite comedy icons Eugene Levy, Catherine O’Hara and Chris Elliott.  Tim has done guest starring roles on many of the hit shows made in Canada over the last decade, including “Saving Hope”, “Rookie Blue”, “Flashpoint”, “The Listener”, “Heartland”, “Combat Hospital”, “Lost Girl”, “Being Human”, and “19-2”.   Tim won a prestigious Gemini Award (the “Canadian Emmy”) for his performance in “Flashpoint” and was nominated for another Gemini for work in “Befriend and Betray”.   He is also a voiceover actor, playing a leading role in the animated feature film “The Legend of Sarila”, opposite Christopher Plummer and Genevieve Bujold.  

In addition to acting, Tim produced the documentary feature “Shuckers”, about the world of oysters and those who shuck them. 

When not acting, Tim plays the role of restaurateur in Montreal at his hit restaurants Garde Manger and Le Bremner opposite star chef Chuck Hughes.

Kevin Bachelder [Tales of the Black Badge Host]  - Panel Host for EarperCon UK


Kevin is a life-long fan of science fiction/fantasy TV and movies, having first been exposed to the genre in the early 70’s through Star Trek reruns and Creature Double Feature airings on a local Boston UHF
channel.  He’s been podcasting about genre TV and movies since 2005 and has nearly 1,000 show episodes under his belt over the past decade. His participation in those shows contributed to four Parsec Awards
in the Best Fan Podcast category.  For the past 12 years he's also been an annual speaker at Dragon Con


Kevin currently co-hosts the Tales Of The Black Badge podcast and the Whiskey and Doughnuts fan video hangouts.

Emily Andras - Showrunner and Executive producer


The Boston-born, Calgary-bred Andras has a diverse list of television credits to her name. Currently, she is the Showrunner and Executive Producer of SyFy’s new hit series Wynonna Earp. Previously, she spent three seasons as the Showrunner and Executive Producer of Lost Girl, and recently worked as the Supervising Producer on Killjoys, where she got to write about spaceships.


Andras’ other recent credits include writer and Co-producer of the police drama King, and Showrunner and Executive Producer of Instant Star. She has written for numerous other series such as Degrassi: The Next Generation , Sophie, Total Drama Island, and 11 Cameras. She was also hand-picked by Nora Roberts to shepherd her New York Times’ #1 best-selling Blood Magicktrilogy to series.

Andras is known for her fresh and witty take -- CNBC called her “a genre darling” with a “cult following” – and that’s nice. But what Emily really wants to be remembered for is being pulled onstage to dance with Bruce Springsteen. Which totally happened.

Guests

EarperCon is excited to announce the following guests!! Grab your tickets now!!

Dominique Provost-Chalkley - "Waverly Earp"


Born in Bristol, South West England, Dominique began dancing at the age of 4 and after quickly discovering her passion for all performing arts trained in acting, singing and all genres of dance to become as versatile a performer as possible. At 16 years old Dominique went on to train for 3 years at Laine Theatre Arts.

Dominique has had a varied carear, in roles on the West End Stage in 'Dirty Dancing' and 'Viva Forever'. On TV in 'The Midnight Beast',  '12 Monkeys', 'Murdoch Mysteries', 'Buckout Road'. On Film in ‘The Seasoning House’ (2013) and  Marvel’s ‘The Avengers - Age of Ultron (2015)'


Dominique's favorite project to date was filming 'Wynonna Earp' in Calgary, Canada - where she played Wynonna’s younger sister Waverly.  She is very much looking forward to filming it's Second Season in Dec 2016.

Introducing our Special Guest & Panel Host