Posted June 15, 2016 by LJ Zenarosa in Events

Hayley Atwell Steps Foot To AsiaPOP Comic Con Manila 2016


August is going to be spectacular as movie actress Hayley Atwell sets her foot in Manila’s biggest pop culture event, AsiaPop ComicCon 2016, which will be held at the SMX Convention Center from August 26-28.

Atwell is best known for her portrayal  of Agent Peggy Carter in all three Captain America films, as well as her own solo TV series, Agent Carter She also reprised the role in Antman and in the 2013 Marvel One-Shot film with the same title as her TV show. She lent her voice too as the aforementioned character for Lego Marvel’s Avengers.

Aside from her sudden rise as a pop culture icon, Atwell is also a well-known stage actress as she took part in Cassandra’s Dream as Angela Stark. She also appeared in the film The Duchess as Bess Foster and in Brideshead Revisited wherein her portrayal as Lady Julia Flyte garnered positive insights from the critics and nominations from award winning bodies such as British Independent Film Awards. In 2016, Atwell is set to take part in the upcoming legal drama, Conviction.

Atwell is just the first of the Hollywood Headliners that will be on APCC this year in Manila. In recollection, AsiaPop Comic Con brought a Marvel Cinematic Universe star last year in the persona of Paul Bethany.

Stay tuned to FlipGeeks for more updates regarding APCC 2016.


LJ Zenarosa

Nurse by day but a geek 24/7. Cat Lady who loves wrestling. And can eat lots of sweets -- like a LOT.