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ON OUR RADAR CULTURE GOES POP COMICPALOOZA will make its return to the George R. Brown Convention Center on May 12 – 14 with a mighty guest lineup, including iconic Mighty Morphin Power Rangers stars Jason David Frank and Amy Jo Johnson. Their addition follows the recent announce- ment of headliner Finn Jones, star of Marvel and Netflix’s upcoming Iron Fist series. Comicpalooza, the largest pop culture festival in Texas, presents 3,000 hours of premier programming across 1.2 million square feet of convention space. The festival has served as the state’s hub for popular trends and obscure topics for all ages, including gaming competitions, cosplay contests, live art auctions and more. Throughout the event, attendees will also have the chance to meet with celebrity guests of popular movies, television series, comics and literature in interactive Q&A sessions, as well as autograph and photograph opportunities. For the most up-to-date information, including special guests, admission prices and sched- ules, visit www.comicpalooza.com. Danielle Panabaker as Frost in CW's The Flash | Image courtesy of CW 10 L O C A L | may 17