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Louisville Supercon Schedule :: Steve Whitmire




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Steve Whitmire

Appearing Fri,Sat,Sun

Steve Whitmire is a voice actor and puppeteer best known for his career with The Muppets as Kermit the Frog, Ernie, Statler, Rizzo the Rat, Beaker, Wembley Fraggle, Bean Bunny, and Sprocket. Since starting on The Muppet Show in 1978, Whitmire has performed in almost every major Henson company project, including all Muppet and Sesame Street related film and television appearances, as well as non-Muppet fare such as The Dark Crystal, Labyrinth, and Dinosaurs.nnSteve began his Muppet career as Rizzo the Rat, Lips, Foo-Foo, and Fletcher Bird on the original The Muppet Show in 1978. He was skekTek the Scientist in The Dark Crystal, and starred in Fraggle Rock as Wembley Fraggle, Sprocket, Marlon Fraggle, Flange Doozer, Murray the Minstrel, Papa Tree Creature, and Crusty Doozer. In 1986 he originated the role of Bean Bunny, and worked on Labyrinth as The Four Guards (puppetry only), Firey 4 (puppetry only), and Ambrosius (puppetry only). Following the death of Jim Henson in 1990 he inherited the roles of Kermit the Frog and Ernie.nnSteve worked on Dinosaurs from 1991 – 1994 as B.P. Richfield (puppetry), Robbie Sinclair (face), Chief Elder (face), Mr. Mason Dixon, Sonny Woody, Blarney, and Judge H.T. Stone (puppetry). Following the death of Richard Hunt and the retirement of Jerry Nelson, Whitmire left the role of Ernie on Sesame Street in 2014 to focus on Kermit for The Muppets television series. Whitmire ended his relationship with The Muppets in July 2017 after an almost 40 year career. nnSteve Whitmire will be appearing on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of Raleigh Supercon.

12:00 pm

CELEBRITY MEET & GREET AREA :: Exhibition Halls B - E
Kane , Cooper Andrews, Leva Bates, Barry Bostwick, Nakia Burrise, LeVar Burton, Zach Callison, Stella Chuu, Kevin Conroy, Alice Cooper, Jim Cornette, Lisa Corrao, John de Lancie, Diamante, Barbara Dunkelman, The Sith Dynasty, Kara Eberle, Fantasy Super Cosplay Wrestling – FSCW, Jason David Frank, John Glover, Sean Gunn, Guy Hutchinson, Bret Iwan, Kenny James, Lindsay Jones, Michael Jones, Brittney Karbowski, Lloyd Kaufman, Walter Koenig, Caleb Konley, Loren Lester, Jamie Marchi, Charles Martinet, James Mathis III, Vic Mignogna, Joshua Mikel, Al Milgrom, Brian O'Halloran, Alan Oppenheimer, Diane Pershing, Josh Petersdorf, Monica Rial, Michael Rooker, Stuart Sayger, William Shatner, Natasha Spokish, Jayson Warner Smith , Al Sarven, Dana Snyder, Hugh Spight, Catherine Sutherland, Booker T., J. Michael Tatum, Femi Taylor, John Wesley Shipp , Steve Whitmire, Henry Winkler, Arryn Zech, Zeda Zhang
Friday November 30, 2018 :: 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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6:45 pm

STEVE WHITMIRE PROFESSIONAL PHOTO OP :: Photo Ops Area - BOOTH 1
Steve Whitmire
Friday November 30, 2018 :: 6:45 pm
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10:00 am

CELEBRITY MEET & GREET AREA :: Exhibition Halls B - E
Kane , Cooper Andrews, Leva Bates, Barry Bostwick, Nakia Burrise, LeVar Burton, Zach Callison, Stella Chuu, Kevin Conroy, Alice Cooper, Jim Cornette, Lisa Corrao, Terry Cronin, John de Lancie, Diamante, Barbara Dunkelman, The Sith Dynasty, Kara Eberle, Jason David Frank, John Glover, Sean Gunn, Guy Hutchinson, Bret Iwan, Kenny James, Lindsay Jones, Michael Jones, Sam J Jones, Brittney Karbowski, Lloyd Kaufman, Walter Koenig, Caleb Konley, Loren Lester, Jamie Marchi, Charles Martinet, James Mathis III, Terry Notary, Brian O'Halloran, Alan Oppenheimer, Diane Pershing, Josh Petersdorf, Monica Rial, William Shatner, Natasha Spokish, Jayson Warner Smith , Al Sarven, Dana Snyder, Hugh Spight, Catherine Sutherland, Booker T., J. Michael Tatum, Femi Taylor, John Wesley Shipp , Steve Whitmire, Henry Winkler, Arryn Zech, Zeda Zhang
Saturday December 1, 2018 :: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
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1:20 pm

STEVE WHITMIRE PROFESSIONAL PHOTO OP :: Photo Ops Area - BOOTH 1
Steve Whitmire
Saturday December 1, 2018 :: 1:20 pm
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5:30 pm

SUPERCON TONIGHT with STEVE WHITMIRE :: Super Stage - Ballroom A-B
Steve Whitmire, Henry Winkler
Saturday December 1, 2018 :: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
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10:00 am

CELEBRITY MEET & GREET AREA :: Exhibition Halls B - E
Kane , Cooper Andrews, Leva Bates, Barry Bostwick, Nakia Burrise, LeVar Burton, Zach Callison, Stella Chuu, Kevin Conroy, Alice Cooper, Jim Cornette, Lisa Corrao, John de Lancie, Diamante, Daniel Dulitzky, Barbara Dunkelman, Kara Eberle, Jason David Frank, John Glover, Sean Gunn, Guy Hutchinson, Bret Iwan, Kenny James, Lindsay Jones, Michael Jones, Sam J Jones, Brittney Karbowski, Lloyd Kaufman, Michael Kingston, Walter Koenig, Caleb Konley, Loren Lester, Jamie Marchi, Charles Martinet, James Mathis III, Vic Mignogna, Joshua Mikel, Terry Notary, Brian O'Halloran, Alan Oppenheimer, Diane Pershing, Josh Petersdorf, Monica Rial, Michael Rooker, Jayson Warner Smith , Al Sarven, Dana Snyder, Hugh Spight, Catherine Sutherland, Booker T., J. Michael Tatum, Femi Taylor, John Wesley Shipp , Steve Whitmire, Henry Winkler, Arryn Zech, Zeda Zhang
Sunday December 2, 2018 :: 10:00 am to 6:30 pm
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12:50 pm

STEVE WHITMIRE PROFESSIONAL PHOTO OP :: Photo Ops Area - BOOTH 1
Steve Whitmire
Sunday December 2, 2018 :: 12:50 pm
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4:30 pm

Steve Whitmire Q&A :: Main Stage - Ballroom C
Steve Whitmire, Jason Wood
Sunday December 2, 2018 :: 4:30 pm to 5:20 pm
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Schedule Categories

Autograph Sessions
Celebrity & Voice Actor Events
Celebrity Photo Ops
Cosplay & Costume Contests
Dance Parties
Entertainment Shows
Fandom Panels
Fantasy Super Cosplay Wrestling
Film Festival
Group Photo Shoot Meetups
Hours of Operation
Q&As: All
Q&As: Celebrity
Q&As: Creators
Supercon Kids
Supercon Social
Tabletop Gaming
Video Gaming
Viewing Rooms
Workshops

Schedule Tags

18+
Anime
Art
Audience Participation
Bands
Burlesque
Cartoons
Comedy & Improv
Comic Books
Cosplay & Costuming
Dance
Disney
Dungeons & Dragons
Faith
Gameshow
Geek Culture
Holiday
Horror
How To
Japanese Culture
Karaoke
Kid Zone
KPop
Ladies of Action
LGBTQ
LGTBQ
Maid Cafe
Podcasting
Pokémon
Power Rangers
Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Science
Tabletop Gaming
TCGs
Trivia
Trivia & Gameshows
Video Game Tournaments
Video Games
Wrestling
Writing & Literature

Venue Locations

Anime Viewing Room 1 - L007
Anime Viewing Room 2 - L008
Anime Viewing Rooms -L007, L008
Ballroom E
BOOTHS # 1100 & 1102
Creators Stage - M112
Exhibition Hall Entrance
Exhibition Halls B - E
Hall A - FSCW Arena
Hall B, C, D, E - Exhibition Hall
Handheld Gaming Lounge - L030
Hero Stage - M108 & M111
Hyatt Regency Louisville
Kids Viewing Room - L024
Maid Cafe Clubhouse - L020
Main Stage - Ballroom C
Manga Library - M101 & M102
Outside Exhibit Hall A
Panel Room 1 - M100
Panel Room 2 - M103
Panel Room 3 - M105 & M106
Panel Room 4 - M109 & M110
Panel Room 5 - M115
Panel Room 6 - M116
Photo Ops Area - BOOTH 1
Photo Ops Area - BOOTH 2
Quiet Room - LO23
Retro Freeplay Arcade - L013
Seelbach Hilton - Rathskeller Ballroom
Sidekick Stage - M104 & M107
Super Geek Film Fest Room 1 - L001
Super Geek Film Fest Room 2 - L002
Super Stage - Ballroom A-B
SUPERCON SOCIAL - Ballroom D
Table Top Gaming Rooms L015/L019, L016, L017/L018, L021/L022
Tabletop Gaming Room 1 - L015 & L019
Tabletop Gaming Room 2 - L017 & L018
Tabletop Gaming Room 3 - L022 & L021
Tabletop RPG Dungeon - L016
Video Game Arcade Room 1 - L010 & L014
Video Game Arcade Room 3 - L005 & L009