HARRY POTTER Star Jon Campling Heading Back to Sci-Fi Scarborough 2017

Written by Martin Unsworth Saturday, 05 November 2016

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The Death Eater is heading back to Sci-Fi Scarborough! Jon Campling, the iconic train-stopping character in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 1 will be attending the annual con by the sea.

Jon has also recently been seen in the Final Fantasy XV film and game Kingslaive as King Regis and is a familiar face in commercials and films.


Jon will be holding his amazing Wand Battle Workshop each day with limited places of 15 per session at £5, you can reserve a place for your little wizard, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

On top of that, Jon will be performing a daily reading of the first chapter of The Philosophers Stone in the theatre, they will take 20 mins and are free to all.

Co-organiser Steve Dickinson said, “Jon has gone from strength to strength since making his convention debut with us back in 2015 and we are delighted to have him return for the whole weekend, that beard! that hair! those eyes! He is a beautiful man we are sure you will agree, It just wouldn’t be SFS without Mr Campling & his special brand of Magic!

Jon joins the growing ranks of guests that will be appearing at the Victorian Spa Complex on the weekend of April 8th/9th, 2017 for the fourth Sci-Fi Scarborough.

Day tickets are £15 (under 12s £5 Students £10) Weekend £25, and under 5’s go free.

Find out more at www.scifiscarborough.co.ukand follow on Facebook and Twitter.

Tickets on sale from http://www.scarboroughspa.co.uk.

Also, head over to Farrers Bar, Scarborough Spa Wednesday, November 16th - 7:30pm - 11pm for it's the official Sci-Fi Scarborough launch night!!
There will be a Geek Pub Quiz with prizes for the top 3 best teams, video game competitions run by Game and Ubisoft (Trackmania, Trials Fusion and FIFA 17 fastest goal comp), some cool Predator props from NYPD, sci-fi vinyl soundtracks played live by The Auburn Phantom, and a charity raffle for St Catherine's Hospice with a chance to win SFS goodies such as a pair of weekend tickets to SFS 2017, a framed A3 SFS 2016 poster signed by ALL the guests, T-shirts, a family ticket to Toymageddon and many signed photos. Well worth heading down for, we’re sure you’ll agree!


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