Mean Girls And Food Network Star Coming To Shreveport
Geek'd Con, Shreveport's comic con, has become one of the biggest pop culture events in the region over the last five years. With guests like Michael Rooker, LeVar Burton, Lou Ferrigno, Elvira, Peter Mayhew, Chris Sarandon, and more.
This year's Geek'd Con is set for August 21-23 at the Shreveport Convention Center.
For 2020, Geek'd Con has already announced Peter Facinelli from the Twilight films, Lexi Rabe from Avengers: Endgame, Christopher McDonald from Happy Gilmore, and Ming Chen from AMC's Comic Book Men.
This week, Geek'd Con has announced that Jonathan Bennett, Aaron Samuels from Mean Girls, is coming to Shreveport!
Bennett starred in the epic coming-of-age movie Mean Girls in 2004, playing the main love interest Aaron Samuels.
Beyond Mean Girls, Bennett has found tremendous success in the TV food world. He is the host of Food Networks' Halloween Wars, and has hosted Cake Wars, Cupcake Wars, and Christmas Cookie Challenge.
He's also appeared in multiple reality competition shows, including Season 19 of Dancing With The Stars and Season 2 of Celebrity Big Brother.
His film and TV roles include Bo Duke in The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning, Casey Gant in Veronica Mars, and Quentin in Supergirl. He's also appeared in Smallville, Boston Public, Law & Order SVU, and Awkward.
Tickets for Geek'd Con 2020 go on sale Friday, March 13th (so set a reminder in your phone!)