We have a number of amazing science fiction celebrities already booked for Fandom Invasion. You will get a chance to meet them at the California Center for the Arts Escondido on October 30th! We will be announcing our amazing celebrity guests over the next several weeks. Check back here to see them revealed as they are announced!
C. Andrew Nelson
C. Andrew Nelson is an award winning actor, visual effects artist, animator, voice-over performer, and genuine dark lord of the Sith. Andrew spent six years at LucasArts where he was a VFX supervisor and senior artist designing and creating many Star Wars games before transferring to Industrial Light & Magic to work on the effects for the Star Wars prequels, Galaxy Quest, Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle, The Perfect Storm, and the Jurassic Park franchise.
Andrew is best known for his twelve years as Darth Vader for Lucasfilm and the Lucas companies for film, television, games, commercials, print, and more, including the Original Star Wars Trilogy Special Edition as well as the LucasArts games Rebel Assault II and Dark Forces. With more time in the official Vader costume than any other actor, Andrew is also the first to officially portray both Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker having voiced Luke for numerous games.
We are VERY excited to announce our first celebrity guest – Janeshia Adams-Ginard! Janeshia Adams-Ginyard is an American actress and stunt performer, born in Los Angels and is of Jamaican descent.
Ms. Adams-Ginard was a professional wrestler as “Frost” in WOW-Women Of Wrestling, a member of the 2006-2007 U.S. National Bobsled team, trained in Taekwondo, and she is also fluent in American Sign Language.
While her body of work as a stunt performer and actress is extremely impressive, Marvel fans will recognize her as one of the Dora Milaje.
She has worked on Black Panther, Avengers Infinity War, Avengers Endgame, Wandavision and Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
It’s Fandom Friday and that means another celebrity guest announcement! Fandom Invasion is thrilled to announce Rebecca Forstadt Olkowski as our next guest!
Rebecca Forstadt, the “Queen” of Anime voices is an American born actress who graduated from Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, with a focus on theater.
Her career started in stage performances in the Los Angels area and she has appeared in Hill Street Blues, St Elsewhere and LA Law.
But Ms. Forstadt is most known for voicing hundreds of Anime characters in movies and tv shows as well as video games. Her work includes iconic roles in Robotech (Lynn Mimei), Ghost in the Shell (Tachikoma), Code Geass (Nunnally Lamperouge), and Tenchi Muyo (Mihoshi Kuramitsu) and many others.