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SLTrib: ‘Wonder Woman’ star Lynda Carter and rocker Alice Cooper join the lineup of celebrities at Salt Lake City’s FanX, April 19-20

by | Mar 4, 2019 | Media Coverage

(Salt Lake Tribune) TV’s original Amazon princess and the king of shock rock are coming to FanX.

Lynda Carter, who starred as the Amazonian superheroine in the 1970s “Wonder Woman” TV series, and rock star Alice Cooper have joined the lineup for FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention, set for April 19-20 at the Salt Palace Convention Center.

“It’s very exciting. She rarely does these kinds of appearances,” Bryan Brandenburg, FanX’s co-founder, said of Carter.

Carter will not only talk on a panel, but perform in concert on Friday night, April 19. There also will be a limited meet-and-greet opportunity, Brandenburg said. Cooper will not be performing a concert during his appearance at FanX, but will do a panel where he’ll talk and answer questions.

“There is a portion of our current fan base, and some people who would never come, who would want to see him,” Brandenburg said.

Ticket sales for this year’s spring FanX are keeping up with sales for spring 2017, the last year FanX held two events in the same year, Brandenburg said. More guests will be announced, which should put this year’s numbers ahead of 2017, he said (…)