Chris Hemsworth, Matt Smith coming to Cleveland convention

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Chris Hemsworth as Thor (Jay Maidment / Marvel / MGN)

CLEVELAND– The star power at one Cleveland convention is going to be out of this world.

Chris Hemsworth, known for his role as god of thunder Thor in the “Avengers” movies, will join Matt Smith of “Doctor Who” at Wizard World Cleveland. The event is at the Cleveland Convention Center from Feb. 26 to Feb. 28.

“We are extremely excited to be adding a Hollywood heavyweight like Chris Hemsworth to what was already shaping up as a massive second-year show in Cleveland,” said John Macaluso, Wizard World President and CEO. “He is one of our most requested guests, and is the kind of superstar celebrity fans have come to expect to meet at our events.”

Fans will also have a chance to see Karen Gillan of “Doctor Who,” WWE stars Rusev and Lana, directors Joe and Anthony Russo, and actresses Tara Reid.

For ticket information, and autograph and photo prices, go to

FirstMerit Convention Center of Cleveland