Original 'Ghostbuster' Ernie Hudson comes to Celebrity Fan Fest

Original ‘Ghostbuster’ Ernie Hudson comes to Celebrity Fan Fest (Courtesy Sony Pictures)

Actor Ernie Hudson, best known for his iconic 1984 role in “Ghostbusters,” will appear three days at Celebrity Fan Fest.

Famously known for his role as ‘Winston Zeddemore’ in the original “Ghostbusters” film series, Hudson has had a longstanding career in film and television appearing in “The Dukes of Hazzard,” “Congo,” “Arli$$,” “Miss Congeniality,” “Stargate SG-1,” “Desperate Housewives,” “Modern Family” and the popular Netflix series, “Grace and Frankie.”

“With only days to go until Celebrity Fan Fest, we knew we had to make an important call that would make this year’s festival one to remember,” PMX Events President Bob Wills said in a press release. “We’re excited to welcome Ernie Hudson to our lineup and give ‘Ghostbuster’ fans a weekend they will never forget.”

Following his appearance at the “Ghostbusters” 35th anniversary celebration this past weekend, Hudson will be a guest at the H-E-B “CARS as STARS” Hollywood exhibit taking photos besides ECTO-1 from “Ghostbusters” as well as signing autographs.

Celebrity Fan Fest will take place June 14 to 16 at the Freeman Expo Halls and Freeman Coliseum. Tickets are available for purchase online only at