'The Outsiders' Star, Film Tour, Announced For Tulsa Pop Culture Expo

Thursday, August 30th 2018, 12:59 pm
By: News On 6

Tulsa Pop Kids announced Thursday that one of the stars of The Outsiders movie is coming to the Tulsa Pop Culture Expo.

C. Thomas Howell, who played 'PonyBoy' in the 1983 movie based on S.E. Hinton's novel, will join other guest announced including Karen Gillan (Avengers, Jumanji, Doctor Who), Summer Glau (Firefly, Arrow), Butch Patrick (The Munsters), and more.

In addition, Tulsa Pop Kids announced it's partnering with Tours of Tulsa, 918 Shuttles and The Outsiders House for a VIP Outsiders House Movie Tour, which will be exclusive to the Tulsa Pop Culture event.

The tour will last about one-and-a-half hours and take guests to several locations where The Outsiders movie was filmed in Tulsa. Howell will also add live commentary and will "tell you tales of great times from his time with Tom Cruise, Rob Lowe, Patrick Swayze, Emilio Estevez, Ralph Macchio and many others."

You must have a convention ticket to be eligible to go on the tour. Those who go on the tour will receive a commemorative t-shirt, VIP lanyard and badge and a backstage tour of The Outsiders House.

All proceeds from the tours will go to The Outsiders House Museum.

The Tulsa Pop Culture Expo is November 2-4 at the Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center. You can find more information here.