April 18, 2009
News for Anime Expo 2009:
Anime Expo announces Power Ranger reunion and panel
naheim, California (April 17, 2009) Blast off with Anime Expo® and members of the Mighty Morphin' Power Ranger dynasty as they storm into the Los Angeles Convention Center for one of the biggest Ranger Reunions to date at the nation's largest anime and manga convention held July 2-5, 2009. More information can be found on the website http://anime-expo.org.
Rangers in attendance include:
- Karan Ashley-Aisha, the Mighty Morphin' Yellow Power Ranger
- Steve Cardenas-Rocky, the Mighty Morphin' Red Power Ranger
- Walter Jones-Zack, the Mighty Morphin' Black Power Ranger
- Catherine Sutherland-Kat, the Mighty Morphin' Pink Power Ranger
- Johnny Yong Bosch-Adam, the Mighty Morphin' Black Power Ranger
- Robert Axelrod-Lord Zedd
In addition to attending Anime Expo® 2009, the Mighty Morphin' Power Ranger Reunion event will include a panel on as well as a booth in the Anime Expo® Exhibit Hall where fans can meet, take pictures with and obtain autograph head shots of their favorite convention attending Rangers!
Red & Black Sponsors include: FUNimation, Silver Sponsors include: Anime News Network and Digital Manga Press, Patron Sponsors include: COPIC, Central Park Media and The Right Stuf, Media Sponsors include: ImaginAsian TV, Animation Magazine, Anime Insider Magazine and Anime News Network.
About Anime Expo®
Located in Los Angeles, California - Anime Expo®, the nation's largest anime/manga convention, serves to foster trade, commerce and the interests of the general public and animation/ comics industry. This event serves as a key meeting place for the general public to express their interest and explore various aspects of anime/manga, as well as for members of the industry to conduct business. AX 2009 will be held July 2 July 5, 2009 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Southern California. More information can be found at its website (www.anime-expo.org).
About Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation
The Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) is a non-profit organization with a mission to popularize and educate the American public about anime and manga, as well as provide a forum to facilitate communication between professionals and fans. This organization is more popularly known by its entertainment property Anime Expo®. More information can be found at its website (www.spja.org).
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