Comic-Con 2010 Expects to Draw a Bevy of Hollywood Celebs

SAN DIEGO - JULY 21: Comic fans wait outside before the start of Comic-Con International: San Diego 2010 at the San Diego Convention Center on July 21, 2010 in San Diego, California. Comic-Con is one of the largest pop-culture conventions in the world and runs from July 22-25. The convention brings together fans of various genres including science fiction, fantasy, movies and television. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images) Sandy Huffaker

Comic fans wait outside before the start of Comic-Con International: San Diego 2010 at the San Diego Convention Center on July 21, 2010 in San Diego, California. (Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

NEW YORK (CBS) A slew of celebs are expected to make their way to San Diego this weekend for Comic-Con, the city's annual pop culture convention. 

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Starting Thursday, big Hollywood names like Helen Mirren, Will Ferrell, Aaron Eckhart, and Jeff Bridges, just to name a few, are set to discuss their latest projects while unveiling yet-to-be-released footage from their upcoming films.

Mirren, along with co-stars Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, and Bruce Willis, are scheduled to share an exclusive sneak peak from their action-comedy "RED."

Bridges is set to discuss his upcoming Disney sci-fi adventure "Tron" with fellow cast members Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde, and Michael Sheen.

With Friday's release of "Salt," speculation grew over a possibleBrangelina appearance. The Hollywood Reporter reported that Angelina Jolie is indeed a confirmed guest and will present her action flick in Hall H.

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Although it's still unknown if Jolie's partner, Brad Pitt, will make an appearance, his "Megamind" co-stars Tina Fey, Jonah Hill and funnyman Ferrell are scheduled to reveal new footage from their forthcoming DreamWorks animation flick, also in Hall H.

  • Joyce Lee

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