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Super stars jetting into Dubai for Middle East Film and Comic Con 2020

Middle East Film & Comic Con has revealed its first celebrity guests including Superman star Brandon Routh, Aladdin’s Mena Massoud, femme fatale Electra from Daredevil Elodie Yung, and dwarf warrior Gimli from Lord of the Rings John Rhys-Davies!

Running from 5 to 7 March 2020 at the DWTC, MEFCC’s awesome A-lister celebrities and special guests include:

Brandon Routh – Meet the ‘Man of Steel’ himself. The famous American actor who played the titular superhero of the 2006 movie Superman Returns.

Mena Massoud – Catch your favorite Disney Prince from the magical city of Agrabah. Disney’s Aladdin, Massoud, who was born in Egypt and speaks Arabic, will meet fans and share anecdotes from his big break in the live-action remake of the 1992 animated original.

Elodie Yung Best known for her role as Elektra Natchios in the second season of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Netflix series Daredevil, this French-born actress also starred in Netflix miniseries The Defenders. In 2013, she appeared on the silver screen as the ninja Jinx in G.I. Joe: Retaliation.

John Rhys-Davies – This Welsh actor, voice actor and producer is best known for his portrayal of Gimli and the voice of TreeBeard in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, and Sallah in the Indiana Jones films. With a filmography that goes back to the 1970s, Rhys-Davies will no doubt have plenty of stories from his long-standing career spanning multiple universes.

But that’s not all, MEFCC still has more celebrities to reveal who will be announced in the coming weeks. Stay tuned to our pages!

Meet and greets for all celebrities will be available at Middle East Film & Comic Con so make sure you arrive early to get your meet and greet tickets to avoid disappointment.

Its probably a good idea to get your tickets for the star-studded event ASAP. The exclusive Gold VIP tickets sold out in the first week, but you can still purchase other tickets including Silver VIP, day tickets, and family tickets for a group of four for the price of three, with children under five granted free entry.

If you purchase tickets online, you can get up to 30% off versus at the door during the event. To purchase tickets, visit, or or any Virgin Megastore branch located in the UAE.

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