Denis Lawson is an actor and director best known for playing Wedge Antilles in the original Star Wars trilogy, and The Rise of Skywalker! He has also played John Jarndyce in the BBC’s adaptation of Bleak House, Gordon Urquhart in Local Hero, and DI Steve McAndrew in BBC One’s New Tricks. He is also an uncle of actor Ewan McGregor.
John Jackson Miller is a New York Times bestselling author best known for his Star Wars and Star Trek work, including Star Wars: Kenobi, his Scribe Award-winning novel from Del Rey; Star Wars: A New Dawn; the Star Trek: Prey trilogy, and Star Trek: Discovery – The Enterprise War.
He’s also written comics included the long-running Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic comics
series, as well as comics for Battlestar Galactica, Halo, Lion King, Mass Effect, Iron Man, Indiana
Jones, and The Simpsons.
Miller is also a noted comics industry historian, specializing in studying comic-book circulation as
presented on his website, Comichron. He also coauthored the Standard Catalog of
Comic Books series.
Brian Blessed, OBE is an actor, writer, television presenter, and singer, best known for his role as Prince Vultan in Flash Gordon!
Blessed is known for portraying PC “Fancy” Smith in Z-Cars, Augustus in the 1976 BBC television production of I, Claudius, Bustopher Jones and Old Deuteronomy in the 1981 original London production of Cats at the New London Theatre, Duke Thomas Beaufort of Exeter in Kenneth Branagh’s film adaptation of Henry V, Boss Nass in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace and the voice of Clayton in Disney’s Tarzan.
In 2016, Blessed was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to the arts and charity.
Howard Chaykin is a comic writer and artist best known as the artist of the adaptation of the first STAR WARS film and as the creator of the revolutionary comics AMERICAN FLAGG and BLACK KISS. He is the co-creator of the characters Harvey Bullock, Lady Blackhawk, Lady Gorgon, and Dominic Fortune, and creator of Ironwolf and Elon Cody Starbuck. He is also responsible for the modern updates of The Shadow and Blackhawk. He has worked on an extensive number of projects with Marvel, DC, Image, and more!
The 501st Legion is an all-volunteer organization that seeks to promote interest in Star Wars through the building and wearing of quality costumes and to facilitate the use of these costumes for Star Wars-related events as well as contributions to the local community through costumed charity and volunteer work!
The Rebel Legion offers the costume enthusiast of Star Wars hero characters a global community to enjoy, express, and share their costume talents! They also strive to give back to the community through works of charity and volunteerism!
Steve Lydic is a pinup and sketch card artist. He has worked on trading card sets for Topps, Star Wars Galactic Files 2, Walking Dead Comic Series 2, Transformers, among many others.