ReedPOP, the organizer of NYCC, has announced that Sean Austin - best known as Lord of the Rings' Samwise Gamgee - will be appearing at the convention to sign autographs and to participate in a Q & A panel. He will be there from Friday, October 12th to Sunday, October 14th. The convention lasts four days this year, starting on Thursday, October 11.
Besides his past work in Lord of the Rings, Sean Austin is due to voice Raphael in Nickelodeon's relaunch of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles this fall.
Tickets for NYCC are now available through www.NewYorkComicCon.com.