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Tampa Bay Comic Con adds ‘Walking Dead’ star, raise prices

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Tampa Bay Comic Con has added actress Emily Kinney, who plays Beth Greene on the AMC series “The Walking Dead,” to the convention’s lineup of celebrity guests.

Kinney joins Lauren Cohan, who plays her sister Maggie Green on the series, at the event April 6-7 at the DoubleTree hotel at 4500 W. Cypress St.

Drake Bell, from the Nickelodeon series "Drake and Josh" and the voice of Spider-Man from the "Ultimate Spider-Man" cartoon on Disney XD, is also scheduled to appear.

The price for single-day admission has been raised from the usual $10 to $15 because of the roster of guests, organizers said. A ticket for both days will still cost $25, and ages 12 and younger get in free.

It's the second year that actors from "The Walking Dead" will appear. Chandler Riggs, who plays Carl on the series, was a guest in 2012.

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