Summer is a busy time around the world for personal appearances and Knight Rider-related conventions!
Our friends in Italy, Knight Rider Italia are hosting an event on Saturday, June 22nd and Sunday, June 23rd, 2013 at the Oratory of the parish “Cristo Re” Via Sant’Uguzzone 25-20126 – MILANO. At the event will be several replicas of KITT, exposure and sale of Official KRI gadgets, an exhibition of photos and videos of events they have attended (in Italy and abroad), and a display of autographed photos. KITT designer Michael Scheffe is also making an appearance!
David Hasselhoff is heading to Australia for the Supanova Pop Culture Expo in Sydney (Sydney Showground, Olympic Park) on 22nd & 23rd June, and then to Perth (at the Claremont Showgrounds) on 29th & 30th.
UK fans can meet David at the London Film & Comic Con from July 5th – 7th, and he will also be taking part in group talks and signing autographs. There are also plans for a photo op where fans can have their picture taken with David and a K.I.T.T. car! Tickets for this special photoshoot are available for £45 from their online store. Fellow Knight Rider guest stars Nana Visitor (‘Hills of Fire’) and Bruce Gray (‘Just My Bill’) will also be attending the event.
David will also be making a personal appearance at Visage, an ’80s nightclub/bar in Cranbrook Road, Gants Hill, Essex on July 5. Further details have not been revealed.
Fans in the US can visit Southern Knights Atlanta, which takes place on July 12th & 13th at the Atlanta Marriott, Duluth, Georgia. In addition to K.I.T.T. replicas, special guests in attendance from the series include Rebecca Holden (April Curtis), Ron Martinez (series Unit Production Manager & Producer), Terry James (a David Hasselhoff stunt double) and K.I.T.T.’s designer Michael Scheffe. Check out their Facebook page for more info.
Canadian fans get a chance to meet The Hoff at Fan Expo Canada in Toronto from August 22nd – 25th! The show is located at the Metro Toronto Convention Center, and there will also be photo opportunities with a K.I.T.T. car.
Fans in the UK will also want to pencil September 7th in their diaries, as KnightCon will be returning at the Xscape complex in Castleford, Yorkshire! With more unbelievable all-time classic cars from film and television, iconic sci-fi characters, movie sets, props and displays, KnightCon is not just an event… its an incredible experience you simply do not want to miss!! More info can be found at Knight Rider UK.
More updates as we get them.