Toronto Trek

June 28, 2005 06:58 ET

Toronto Trek 19: Star Trek Off the Air, But Fans Keep Coming Back

Attention: Arts/Entertainment Editor, Assignment Editor, Books Editor, Lifestyle Editor, Media Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - June 28, 2005) - From Friday, July 15th to Sunday, July 17th, Canada's largest fan-run science fiction convention is returning for its 19th year. Toronto Trek 19 is pleased to welcome these guests:
• Katee Sackhoff, "Starbuck" from the new Battlestar Galactica series
• René Auberjonois, "Odo" from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
• Danny Strong, "Jonathan Levinson" from Buffy the Vampire Slayer
• Kali Rocha, "Cecily" and "Halfrek" from Buffy the Vampire Slayer
• Corin Nemec, "Jonas Quinn" from Stargate SG-1
• Barry Morse, "Victor Bergman" from Space: 1999
• Matthew Waterhouse, "Adric" from Doctor Who
• Greg Evigan, "Jake Cardigan" from TekWar
• Anaya Farrell, "Mit'gai" from Earth: Final Conflict
• Julie Czerneda, author of Migration
• Robert J. Sawyer, author of Mindscan
• Kenneth Tam, author of The Renegade Equation
• Gregory Lamberson, author of Personal Demons
• Kiss Me Jane, author of It's Never Too Late to Become a Buffy Fan
• Geoffrey Mandel, graphic designer for Serenity and Star Trek
• Master of Ceremonies Larry Stewart

Events include a costume contest, a model-building contest, an art show and auction, swordplay workshops, discussion panels, author readings, photo and autograph sessions, Klingon Karaoke, and a reading from the brand new eagerly awaited Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince.

4:00 p.m. Friday, July 15 to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, July 17, 2005

DoubleTree International Plaza Hotel
655 Dixon Road
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Media sign in at Media Liaison Office, York room

Partial schedule (Tentative):
Friday 9:00 p.m.: Klingon Karaoke
Saturday 10:30 a.m.: Kali Rocha and Danny Strong media conference
Saturday 11:30 a.m.: Barry Morse media conference
Saturday 12:30 a.m.: Corin Nemec media conference
Saturday 3:00 p.m.: Matthew Waterhouse media conference
Saturday 8:00 p.m.: Masquerade costume contest
Saturday 10:00 p.m.: Art auction
Sunday 9:00 p.m.: Charity auction
Sunday 3:00 p.m.: René Auberjonois media conference
Sunday 5:00 p.m.: Katee Sackhoff media conference /For further information: Further information about the guests and events is available on the Toronto Trek website at

For more information or to request free media passes to the convention, please contact Robin Marwick, Media Liaison, at (647) 233-9357 or IN: ENTERTAINMENT, MEDIA

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