San Diego Comic-Con has surpassed its humble roots as a simple convention for comic book nerds, and has become one of the biggest pop culture events on the planet. Fans come from all over the world to celebrate their favorite franchises, and meet the celebrities who bring their favorite characters to life.
Apart from the onslaught of trailers and panels, SDCC also dominates social media, and over the course of the weekend, Instagram and Twitter overflow with pictures from fans and celebrities. With all the pictures coming out of Comic-Con, it’s easy to miss out on some of the best posts from your favorite stars. But have no fear, we have compiled the very best #SDCC2017 Instagram posts from your favorite celebrities for your viewing pleasure.
The Walking Friends: Jeffery Dean Morgan, Norman Reedus, And Danai Gurira
You won't catch Negan cuddling with anyone on The Walking Dead; however, this post from Jeffery Dean Morgan shows that off screen, he's good friends with his co-stars Norman Reedus and Danai Gurira. The Walking Dead crew also took a picture with some amazing walkers, who are surprisingly photogenic:
The Justice League... And Chris Hardwick
Gal Gadot snapped a quick selfie with Ezra Miller, Ben Affleck, and Ray Fisher when they first arrived for San Diego Comic-Con, and it quickly made its way around the internet. After the Justice League panel on Saturday morning, Chris Hardwick managed to also snap a selfie with the Justice League cast before they exited the stage:
Chris Hardwick also took a selfie with Jason Momoa, who does not approve of what Hardwick is doing to Aquaman's trident:
The Defenders Arrive
Iron Fist himself, Finn Jones, snapped a picture of his Marvel’s The Defenders co-stars Krysten Ritter, Mike Coulter, and Charlie Cox at the airport in San Diego just in time for their Thursday night panel.
Jessica Jones And Purple Man Reunite
Jessica Jones co-stars Krysten Ritter and David Tennant reunited at Comic-Con, and fans of the show were delighted to see these two back together again.
The Green Arrow, Arsenal, And Diggle Together Again
Colton Haynes shared a picture of himself, David Ramsey, and Stephen Amell enjoying each other’s company on Saturday night. In the post’s text, Haynes declares his love for his former Arrow co-stars, and the comments section exploded with excitement over the reunion.
Thor: Ragnarok-ing Comic-Con
Mark Ruffalo shared a series of wonderful pictures on Instagram, including one of Chris Hemsworth and the director of Thor: Ragnarok, Taika Waititi. He also posted a picture of his Thor: Ragnarok co-stars, including Tom Hiddleston, sleeping almost on top of one another, and it’s simply adorable:
The last picture from Ruffalo is pure magic, and features the wonderful Cate Blanchett, Tessa Thompson, and everyone’s favorite person, Jeff Goldblum – who is demonstrating how he can tell you the most world’s most interesting story, using only his eyes:
The Cast Of The Flash
Tom Cavanagh posted a massive cast photo of The Flash in a huge lift, with Keiynan Lonsdale cosplaying as Where’s Waldo? (or as it’s known in the UK and Australia, Where’s Wally?). Carlos Valdes, Danielle Panabaker, Jesse L. Martin, Candice Patton, and Grant Gustin are all present, as well as Gustin’s lovely fiancé, LA Thoma.
Candice Patton shared a mini-Arrowverse crossover pic with Legends of Tomorrow star and her real-life best friend Caity Lotz. Apparently, Keiynan Lonsdale is in this picture, but we can't seem to find him. Patton also shared a selfie with Grant Gustin, which made West-Allen shippers swoon — but we still can't find Keiynan Lonsdale!
John Barrowman Winning Comic-Con Singlehandedly
Doctor Who, Torchwood, and Arrow alum John Barrowman posted this delightful image of his “bigger on the inside” dress on Instagram, and reminded us all why we love him. He also posted a picture of himself on Luke Skywalker’s Landspeeder, which he purchased prior to taking the picture:
When Fandoms Collide
American Gods star Ricky Whittle shared an Instagram post that is truly the trail mix of Comic-Con pictures. Featuring Zachery Levi, Stephen Amell, Emily Bett Rickards, Alan Tudyk, and Aly Michalka, this is truly the Comic Con crossover we didn't know we needed.
Chris Hardwick Goes To Prom With The 12th Doctor And Ruins A Preacher Cast Photo
Chris Hardwick shared a lovely prom picture with Doctor Who himself, Peter Capaldi, and shared a lengthy heartfelt caption about what the 12th Doctor meant to him. When he's not going to prom with the Doctor, Hardwick is making out with a bust of Arseface from Preacher, while Dominic Cooper watches intently:
San Diego Comic-Con 2017 was filled with memorable moments and great surprises. While we must wait another year to reach total nerdvana again, at least we have these wonderful Instagram posts and a ton of trailers to remind us of this wonderful weekend.
Sound off! Which celebrity Instagram post from SDCC 2017 was your favorite? Let your voice be heard in the comments section below.