“Star Trek” fans were excited to learn that William Shatner is scheduled to speak at this years Comic-Con.
The 85-year-old actor, best known for his role as Captain James T. Kirk, on the sci-fi television show will be the headline speaker at this year’s event in San Diego as part of a celebration of its 50th anniversary, according to Variety. (RELATED: Here’s Why William Shatner Didn’t Show Up To Spock’s Funeral)
“William Shatner to beam in for ‘Star Treak’ at Comic-Con,” Shatner tweeted on his Twitter account.
— Lance Ulanoff (@LanceUlanoff) July 5, 2016
The actor even joked with fans about whether there would be cosplay at the event.
“Are we cosplaying?” he tweeted.
— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) July 6, 2016
Capt. Kirk will be joined by Jeri Ryan at Comic-Con on July 21-Sunday July 24.