Live Stage Schedule

Source: MCM London

Get up close and personal with MCM’s special guests as they take a break on the Live Stage sofa, chatting and answering audience questions. Check out the full schedule below…


Spotlight on Ashley Poston

12:00 – 12:30


YA author and fangirl enthusiast Ashley Poston takes the Live Stage by storm discussing her awesome books Geekerella and sci-fi novel Heart of Iron.


D&D & Oxventure: Ask Us Anything

15:30 – 16:00


Roll for initiative as the crew of Outside Xbox’s awesome Dungeons & Dragons series Oxventure answer all of your burning questions.


Spotlight on Susan Dennard

16:15 – 16:45  


NY Times bestselling fantasy and sci-fi author Susan Dennard dives into her Witchlands series with the Live Stage team.




Pop Culture in publishing

10:45 – 11:30

How is pop culture changing the publishing landscape? How did Star Trek become…cool? It’s time to meet your people.

My Hero Academia

11:45 – 12:30


Learn how to be a real hero as we discuss hit anime series My Hero Academia with the stars of the show: Jason Liebrecht, Elizabeth Maxwell, Aaron Dismuke, Lindsay Seidel and Ricco Fajardo.


LARP: Ask Us Anything

12:30 – 13:15


Ever wanted to know what it’s like playing in a Live Action Role-Playing game? Come meet the players who physically get into characters and meet their goals!


On the sofa with Tyler Hoechlin

13:15 – 13:45


The one and only Tyler Hoechlin goes behind the scenes of his iconic roles in Teen Wolf, Supergirl, Arrow and The Flash


Tpub: How to create a collaborative comic

15:00 – 15:45


Collaborating with one person can be tricky, but with 10? What are the benefits and hurdles of having a big team when making comics? Come join Tpub’s panel where comic creators will also be having the world launch of the comic in question: The Theory – A Twisted Sci-Fi.




Legends – Facts vs Fiction

10:00 – 10:45


King Arthur, vampires, dragons. We’ve all heard the legends, but where did they start – is there any truth to them? Our authors and academics are going to let you in on a few secrets…


Spotlight on Jodi Taylor

11:15 – 11:45


UK author Jodi Taylor takes to the Live Stage to showcase her portfolio of fantasy-style historical fiction and romance novels.


Women behind the voices

12:15 – 13:00

Voice acting professionals Elizabeth Maxwell and Lindsay Seidel discuss their roles in television, radio, video games, and hundreds of anime shows – including My Hero Academia, RWBY and more.

Little Wolff on Cosplay

13:00 – 13:30

Come and join the very talented Little Wolff on the Live Stage as she tells all on how she got into cosplay!

Clerks: Served with an attitude

13:30 – 14:15

Join the cast of Clerks for ‘a very funny look at the over-the-counter culture’ as they take to the Live Stage and reveal all about what made this ’90s black and white movie a cult classic.


Growing up with The Walking Dead

15:00 – 15:30


The Lintz kids reveal all about their time on gritty TV show The Walking Dead and what it’s like being a zombie on TV.