HOUSTON — Comicpalooza started off in the lobby of an Alamo Drafthouse with 500 showing up to celebrate the opening of Batman's "The Dark Knight."  Since then it's exploded and has become one of the biggest pop culture extravaganza's in the nation.  With over 50,000 people expected this weekend, George R. Brown is the place to be to see celebrities like Emilia Clarke from "Game Of Thrones," cast members from "The Tick" and "Lost," and lots of comic book artists, voice actors and cosplayers.

Comicpalooza officially begins today at 10am and runs through Sunday evening at 8pm. Tickets are available online or at the door.  Log on to Comicpalooza.com for event scheduling and guest information.