Rising Star 8

Rising Star 8 would be the last convention I would attend in Southwest Virginia. Again there were plenty of return guests plus lots of new ones including Frank Gorshin (Batman, Star Trek), Julie Caitlin Brown (Babylon 5, Star Trek), Herbert Jefferson, Jr. (Battlestar Galactica), and Anne Lockhart (Battlestar Galactica). I'm missing lots of pictures from this... Continue Reading →

Rising Star 6

There were a few more guests than in previous years at Rising Star 6 in 1997. Rick Biggs had brought along a guest star from the current series of B5, Marjorie Monaghan who played the terrorist, Number One. She was lovely but look a bit scared most of the time. I got to cover the... Continue Reading →

Rising Star 3

1994 was a quiet year for Star Trek guests at Rising Star 3. In fact, there were none! However, I did get the chance to meet and socialise with Richard Biggs, who played Dr Stephen Franklin on Babylon 5, another favourite of mine. Rick was a great guy, and 'Aunt Shirley' the head of his... Continue Reading →

Rising Star 2

It was September 1993 and I, along with Mark and Robin, was heading back to Southwest Virginia to Rising Star 2. There were a number of repeat guests, including Deanna Lund and a number of sci-fi authors, but the big draw for me this year was Felecia Bell and Pat Tallman. These two ladies had... Continue Reading →

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