Category Archives: Fan Gatherings

GalactiCon

Claudia to attend GalactiCon 4 in Seattle, WA

Join a whole menagerie of sci-fi royalty July 31-August 2, 2015 at GalactiCon 4 in Seattle, Washington.  Besides all things Battlestar Galactica, actors from both the original series and the most recent series will be there, including Michael Hogan, Kate Vernon, Nicki Clyne, Edward James Olmos, Luciana Carro, Leah Cairns, Richard Hatch, Dirk Benedict, Anne Lockhart, Jack Stauffer, and more. And for other sci-fi aficionados, Gigi Edgley (Farscape and Portlandia), Claudia Christian (Babylon 5), Manu Intraymi, Robert OReilly, and JG Hertzler (Star Trek), Jewel Staite and Ron Glass (Firefly), Kathy Coleman (Land of the Lost), and more will be there too.

For more information and tickets, please visit http://www.galacticon.org.

First Contact Weekend

Claudia & the C Three Foundation invade FCD 2015!

FCD Events proudly announces their upcoming April 4-5, 2015 First Contact Day Weekend!  Hosted and organized by FCD Events, this fan-run weekend will be held at the National Space Centre in Leicester.

Charity organizations supported include Claudia’s C Three Foundation, We Are MacMillan Cancer Support, Help For Heroes (H4H), Cancer Research UK, and Make A Wish UK. Profits and donations will be kindly be donated to the C Three Foundation and Help for Heroes (H4H).

Special guests include Garrett Wang (Star Trek: Voyager), Claudia Christian (Babylon 5), James Swallow, Una McCormack, Alan Flyng (Star Wars), and Larry Nemecek (via Skype).

​For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit http://www.fcdevents.com. All sci-fi fandoms are welcome!

The Art of Babylon 5, Saturday, August 2nd in Los Angeles

Revisit Babylon 5 this Saturday evening with a panel discussion Babylon 5’s Art Department! Creator J. Michael Straczynski and stars Claudia Christian AND Mira Furlan will also be in attendance.

From the American Cinematheque website:

The Art of “Babylon 5”

Sat, August 2, 2014 • 7:30pm • Egyptian Theater

Members of the iconic sci-fi show’s art department reunite to discuss how they were able to design 110 episodes over five years and six TV movies, while keeping the sets fresh, exciting and, well, out of this world. Two episodes will screen, introduced by series star Claudia Christian.

Join Claudia, J. Michale Straczynski (The Great Maker), John Iacovelli (Production Designer), Mark-Louis Walters (Art Director), Roland Rosenkranz (Art Director), Alan Kobayashi (Graphic Artist), and other B5 cast and crew members.  Special guests include Ann Bruice (Costume Designer) and Dark Hoffman (Propmaster/Props Concept Artist).

Claudia will be introducing JMS to the audience as well as emceeing.  John Iacovelli will moderate.  Two Babylon 5 episodes, “The Coming of Shadows,” which won the respected HUGO Award, and “Severed Dreams,” which was nominated for an Art Directors Guild award, will be viewed.  There will also be a panel discussion throughout and Q & A session.

Babylon 5, Season 2

Babylon 5, Season 2

Another Babylon 5 Reunion planned for Space City Con in January 2014

Space City Con - Houston, Texas

Coming in January 2014, Space City Con in Houston, Texas will be hosting another opportunity to celebrate 20 years of all things Babylon 5.  January 3 – 6, 2014 you can enjoy the beautiful 4-star hotel spa, resort, and convention center, Moody Gardens, on Galveston Island.

For more information about Space City Con, check out their website at http://www.spacecitycon.com/ and their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/SpaceCityCon.Houston

Space City Con - Houston, TexasCurrently, Claudia and Jason Momoa (Khal Drogo on HBO’s Game of Thrones) will be headlining the event along with all the other Babylon 5 ladies, including Pat Tallman (telepath Lyta Alexander), Andrea Thompson (telepath Talia Winters), Tracy Scoggins (Captain Elizabeth Lochley), Julie Caitlin Brown (Narn attache Na’Toth), and Mira Furlan (Minbari Ambassador Delenn).  Bill Mumy (Minbari attache Lennier), Peter Jurasik (Centauri Ambassador Londo Mollari), Stephen Furst (Centauri attache Vir Kotto), and Jerry Doyle (Security Chief Michael Garibaldi) will also be attending along with Marshall Teague (Nelson Drake / Ta’lon) and Bridget Flanery (Zoe, from the Season 5 episode written by Neil Gaimon, “Day of the Dead”).  More B5 alumni are sure to be announced soon.

Photos from Babylon 5’s 20th Anniversary at Phoenix Comicon

Personal photos of Claudia and her fellow Babylon 5 colleagues at the Phoenix Comicon, May 2013.