Friday, December 23, 2011

Calendar of Celebrity Autograph Signings for January 2012

As a service to our fellow autograph collectors out there, Collector's Shangri-La provides a monthly calendar of selected celebrity autograph signings through our blog at:

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1/3/12 at the Palm Beach Bookstore - Royal Poinciana Way. Palm Beach, FL.
Regis Philbin, host of “Live with Regis and Kelly” and “Who Wants to be a Millionaire”, signing his book How I Got This Way

1/10/2012 12:30 PM at Barnes & Noble - Fifth Avenue. New York, NY.
1/12/2012 7:00 PM at Barnes & Noble - Grove Drive. Los Angeles, CA.
1/17/2012 7:00 PM at Barnes & Noble - Old Orchard Center. Skokie, IL.
1/18/2012 7:00 PM at Barnes & Noble - Peachtree Road NE. Atlanta, GA.
1/19/2012 7:00 PM at Barnes & Noble - West Northwest Highway. Dallas, TX.
Jennifer Hudson, singer and Academy Award-winning actress from "Dreamgirls" signing her book I Got This: How I Changed My Ways and Lost What Weighed Me Down

1/15/2012 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM LA Comic Book and Science Fiction Convention at Shrine Auditorium Expo Center. Los Angeles, CA.
Scheduled Guests include: Yancy Butler, Ron Ely, John Haymes Newton, Ilya Salkind, and more!

1/15/2012 2:00 PM at Dark Delicacies - West Magnolia. Burbank, CA.
1/16/2012 7:00 PM at Book Soup - Sunset Blvd. Hollywood, CA.
Heather Donahue, star of "The Blair Witch Project", signing her book Growgirl: How My Life After The Blair Witch Project Went to Pot

I Didn't Ask to Be Born (But I'm Glad I Was) Book Signed by Bill Cosby
I Didn't Ask to be Born but I'm Glad I Was Signed by Bill  Cosby
1/18/2012 7:00 PM at Hue-Man Bookstore- Frederick Douglass Blvd. New York, NY.
1/20/2012 12:00 PM at Barnes & Noble - New Hope Commons. Durham, NC.
Bill Cosby, creator of "The Cosby Show" and "Fat Albert", signing his book I Didn't Ask To Be Born

1/18/2012 1:00 PM at Book Passage - Tamal Vista. Corte Madera, CA.
1/17/2012 7:30 PM at Skirball Cultural Center - Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA.
Dave Barry and Alan Zweibel, humorists, signing their book, Lunatics

1/22/2012 7:00 PM at Book Passage - Tamal Vista. Corte Madera, CA.
Tom Brokaw, news anchor, signing his book The Time of Our Lives

Happy Days Photo Autographed by Ron Howard and Henry Winkler
Happy Days Photo Signed by Henry Winkler and Ron Howard
1/24/2012 7:00 PM at Barnes & Noble - East Jericho Turnpike. East Nortport, NY.
Henry Winkler, star of "Happy Days" and "Arrested Development", signing his book Oliver: Zero To Hero

Exorcist Photo Autographed by Linda Blair
1/28/2012 11:00 AM at Frank and Son Collectible Show - San Jose Ave. City of Industry, CA.
Linda Blair, star of The Exorcist, signing autographs.

1/30/2012 7:00 PM at Barnes & Noble - Broadway. New York, NY.
Piper Laurie, star of "The Hustler" and "Carrie", signing her book, Learning to Live Out Loud

Information sometimes changes. Before showing up, please contact the event location to verify accuracy, and let us know if there are any errors in our listing. Thanks!

Thanks to the following resouces for schedule information: 92nd Street Y, American Cinematheque, Amoeba Music, Barnes and Noble, Book Ends, Books & Books, Books and Greetings, Book Passage, Book Soup, Celebrity Signings & Events, Chiller Theatre, Collectormania, Creation Entertainment, Dragon*Con, Frank & Son Collectible ShowGarden State Comic Con, Hollywood Celebrities & Memorabilia Show, LA Comic and Sci-Fi Con, Malaprop's, McNally Jackson Books, Mendham Books, Mid Atlantic Nostalgia Convention, Outwrite Books, Politics & Prose Bookstore, Powells, Steel City Con, Vroman's Bookstore, Warwick's, West Hollywood Book Fair, Wizard World

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Another Golden Age Legend Passes Pt. 2: Farewell Joe Simon

Joe Simon (1913 - 2011), a pioneering figure in comic books who co-created Captain America with Jack Kirby in 1941, has died. The pair had notable creations such as the Newsboy Legion, the Fighting American, Blue Bolt, the Boy Commandos and the Challengers of the Unknown. Simon died Wednesday in New York City after a brief illness.

Friday, December 9, 2011

Another Golden Age Legend Passes: Farewell Jerry Robinson

Jerry Robinson (1922 - 2011) was an American comic book artist known for his work on DC Comics' Batman line of comics during the 1940s. Best known as the creator of the Joker, he was a champion of creator rights. He was also instrumental in developing the characters of Robin and Alfred the Butler. Robinson died December 7, 2011 in New York City at the age of 89.

Monday, December 5, 2011

End of the Year Blowout Sale: Up to 50% Off Autographs

Celebrity Signed Photos and Memorabilia are On Sale up to 50% Off at! 

Quantities are extremely limited, and in many cases one-of-a-kind.

Christopher Reeve! Tim Burton! Al Pacino! Gene Autry! This sale will blow your mind!

Madonna Autographed PhotoI Love Lucy Photo Autographed by Lucille BallOfficial TV Land Convention Autographed Progam

Friday, December 2, 2011

Win Autographed Memorabilia from Bill Clinton, Megadeth, Kelsey Grammar, Dave Matthews, and William Shatner

Here at Collector's Shangri-La, we do our best to hunt out the most interesting celebrity autograph sweepstakes and contests, so you don't have to! Here are a few current ones you may want to enter:

Win An Autographed Copy Of “Bill Clinton: Back To Work”
In Back to Work, President Clinton details how we can get out of the current economic crisis and lay a foundation for long-term prosperity.

Meet Megadeth and Win Autographed Goodies from the Band
Prizes include a phone call from Dave Mustaine on Christmas Day, two meet 'n greet passes to meet Megadeth on tour, and a limited edition TH1RT3EN lithograph autographed by the band.

Enter To Win Autographed Posters by Dave Matthews
Brita is offering up a poster from each stop of the 2011 DMB Caravan autographed by Dave to one lucky winner! 

The STARZ network and actor Kelsey Grammer are taking on the world of politics with the new hit drama series “Boss".

Win The Twilight Zone Mystic Seer Replica Signed by William Shatner
Sign up for our occasional newsletter to win a life-size Twilight Zone Mystic Seer Replica Autographed by star William Shatner! If you "like us" on Facebook, we'll even give you an EXTRA ENTRY in the drawing so you will DOUBLE your chances!

Plus, when you stop by, don't forget to check out our celebrity autographs and memorabilia on sale at reduced prices!