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Which celebrities you'll see at the FanX convention in September

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Less than two months after the last FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention wrapped up, plans for the next one are being released. (Photo: Brian Morris / KUTV)

Less than two months after the last FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention wrapped up, plans for the next one are being released.

Dan Farr, founder, and producer of FanX, announced on Wednesday a few celebrities that will be attending the convention in September.

Fans will be able to meet the following TV and movie stars:

  • Keifer Sutherland -- A Canadian actor best known for his roles in 24, the Netflix political drama series Designated Survivor, The Lost Boys and voices for Big Boss and Venom Snake in the video game Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes.
  • Dolph Lundgren -- An actor best known for his role in Rocky IV as the imposing Soviet Union boxer Ivan Drago.
  • Christina Ricci -- She's known for her roles in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998), Prozac Nation, Pumpkin, Anything Else, Black Snake Moan, Speed Racer, and The Smurfs 2 (2013).
  • Matthew Lewis -- A British actor best known for his role as Neville Longbottom in the Harry Potter series.
  • Ryan Hurst -- He's known for his roles as Gerry Bertier in Disney's Remember the Titans in 2000, Beta in The Walking Dead, and Hector in Bosch.
  • Jason Patric -- He is known for his roles in the films The Lost Boys, Rush, Sleepers, Geronimo: An American Legend, Narc, The Losers, and Speed 2: Cruise Control.
  • Lesley-Ann Brandt -- She plays the role of Maze (Mazikeen) on the television series Lucifer.
  • Sebastian Roche -- He played Mikael in both The Vampire Diaries and The Originals.
  • Carlos Valdes -- An actor best-known for his role as Cisco Ramon / Vibe on The Flash.
  • Kara Eberle -- A voice actress well-known for her roles in anime series, including RWBY.
  • Arryn Zech -- A voice actress also well-known for her roles in anime series, including RWBY.
  • Charles Martinet -- A writer and actor best known for his roles in Mario & Friends.
  • Megan Follows -- She's starred in Anne of Green Gables and Reign.
  • Jonny Cruz -- He is an actor and director, known for Overwatch, Small Timers and Hitman.
  • Kel Mitchell -- He's an actor, stand-up comedian, musician and singer and rapper best. He starred in Like Mike and Like Mike 2: Streetball.
  • Chris Kirkpatrick -- An actor who is best known for his roles in The Fairly OddParents and Longshot.
  • Linda Ballantyne -- She starred in Avengers: United They Stand in 1999.
  • Lana Parrilla -- She played the evil queen in the TV series Once Upon a Time.
  • Katie Griffin -- As a voice actor, actor and singer for over 20 years, she has played a role in numerous anime and animated series.

The seventh annual Fanx convention will take place on Sept. 5 to 7 at the Salt Place Convention Center.

More celebrity, author and artists guests will be made throughout the summer, according to a press release.

For more information, visit FanXSaltLake.com.

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