Thousands of fans head to New York Comic Con each year to hear from the actors and creators behind their favorite shows, books and movies.
Rosario Dawson, Kevin Smith, Neil deGrasse Tyson and Keanu Reeves were among the luminaries to help kick off Comic Con's run at the Javits Center and at other venues around Manhattan. Several other celebs, including "The Walking Dead" cast members, made appearances throughout the weekend.
The pop culture event ran through Oct. 8. Here's a look at some of the famous guests.
Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny
Carlton Cuse, John Krasinski, Abbie Cornish, Terri Schwartz
'The Walking Dead' cast
Casey Willis, Aisha Tyler, Amber Nash, Lucky Yates and Matt Thompson
'Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency' cast
Josh Hutcherson, Haley Joel Osment and Derek Wilson
Macaulay Culkin and more from 'Robot Chicken'
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Chuck Nice and Adam Savage