Geeky Auction Expected to Be Big
An auction of television and film memorabilia in London in September is expected to gain attention from a lot of fans, regardless of what franchise they’re fans of.
A costume worn by actor Leonard Nimoy in Star Trek is expected to fetch up to £70,000. Other items up for sale will include a model starship used in Star Trek: The Next Generation and Deep Space Nine and a stormtrooper Helmet from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. Both have been valued at £40,000-£60,000. A costume worn by Superman actor Christopher Reeve for an underwater scene in the original 1978 film is expected to fetch £25,000-£30,000.
Also on offer is the The Witch King’s Dagger from Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, which is priced at £25,000-£30,000.
Arnold Schwarzenegger’s jacket from Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines is valued at £4,000-£6,000, while a set of claws worn by Hugh Jackman while playing Wolverine in X2: X-Men United is expected to fetch the same price.
The items will be among 450 lots to be auctioned by The Prop Store and Odeon at the BFI Imax on 23 September.
Read more at: http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-33715668
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