1. George Lazenby To Attend Big Apple Con This Weekend

    By Devin Zydel on 2008-11-10

    The James Bond who only did one–George Lazenby–is scheduled to attend this upcoming weekend’s Big Apple Con in New York City.

    George Lazenby in 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service'

    George Lazenby in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service

    On 14-16 November, Michael Carbonaro will present the 2008 National Big Apple Comic Book, Art, Toy & Sci-fi Expo! This three-day annual event, NYC’s longest running Comic Book & Arts Convention now in its 12th year, will be held at the Penn Plaza Pavilion, on 7th Avenue at 33rd Street, directly across from Madison Square Garden. There will be more than 300 dealers & exhibitors, showcasing comics, toys, action figures, original art, videos, autographs, non-sports cards, TV & movie memorabilia and more. It’s the place to buy, sell or trade your collectibles!

    Headlining the special guests at this year’s National Convention will be George Lazenby, who portrayed James Bond in On Her Majestys Secret Service, just in time to celebrate the release of the new Bond film Quantum of Solace! Mr. Lazenby has also appeared in Gettysburg, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, The Adventures of Superboy, and as a voice actor in Batman Beyond. He will appear all three days.

    Contact information follows below:

    • DATES: Friday – Sunday – November 14, 15, 16 / Fri. 1pm-8pm, Sat. & Sun. 10am-7pm
    • PLACE: Penn Plaza Pavilion, 401 7th Ave. @ 33rd St. (Across from Madison Square Garden)
    • TICKETS: $20 per day in advance/3 day pass – $35/Kids Free w/paying adult Sun. only!
    • INFORMATION: Press Contact Dan Fogel (510) 220-6314 or

    Visit the offcial website for the complete line-up of guests attending.

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