Last Updated: 10 May 2019
GUESTS / BRAND TALENT
J LARRY CARROLL
J Larry Carroll has had a long and eclectic career as a writer, producer, and director. He began as an editor on the Texas Chain Saw Massacre, and his television writing credits range from Star Trek: The Next Generation to Walker, Texas Ranger. Carroll’s numerous animation writing credits include both the original He-Man from Filmation and the New Adventures of He-Man.
Mark DiCamillo spent a decade at Mattel Toys in engineering, design, and marketing. While at Mattel he worked on such notable brands as He-Man, Hot Wheels, Mighty Max, Bravestarr and Intellivision. He is also the creator of the He-Man Powersword, one of the most successful “boys brand” child-sized toys ever made.
Axel Giménez has contributed design work to the Masters of the Universe Classics line and illustrated a number of MOTUC minicomics as well as stories for DC Comics. He has most recently done much of the character artwork for Super7 on both the Collector’s Choice and Club Grayskull toy lines.
Errol McCarthy was an underground comic book artist who got his start at Mattel thanks to an invite from designer Mark Taylor. McCarthy worked on card art and licensing artwork for Masters of the Universe for much of the 80s line and has done more artwork recently for Super7.
Jack Olesker has a career that spans nearly four decades. He has written, produced and directed over twelve hundred episodes of television and eighteen movies, and published seven novels. As Senior Story Editor at DIC Entertainment and Jetlag Productions, he was responsible for writing, creating and story-editing such popular television series as The New Adventures of He-Man, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Super Mario Brothers, and many others.
FREDDIE E WILLIAMS II
In 2005, Freddie E Williams II began work with DC Comics on the Eisner Award winning series Seven Soldiers: Mister Miracle. He has illustrated several of fun and improbable crossovers such as The New York Times best-selling “Batman / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”. But MOTU and POP fans know him best for his work on “He-Man / ThunderCats” and “Injustice VS Masters of The Universe” from DC Comics.
COSPLAYERS & ARTISTS
Demetrius Holt is a cosplayer with a vision and goal of ensuring the proliferation of minority representation within mainstream media. His cosplay ranges from Kratos, the God of War to Sub-Zero, the grandmaster of the Lin Kuei ninja clan of Mortal Kombat. He hopes to bring the realization that children of all ethnicities can be the Most Powerful Man in the Universe. Follow him on Instagram, and Facebook.
Alkali Layke will be returning to Power-Con! Layke, or Ally as she’s known to her fans, got her start in cosplay after appearing at a convention as a special effects makeup artist. Ally’s cosplay include She-Ra, WonderFETT (mashup), HarleyPOOL (another mashup), and many more. And she has something new in store for Power-Con 2019! Follow her on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.