Houston martial arts master Jason David Frank (who played the popular Green Ranger on the 1990s television show) is at this con to start stirring up some excitement for the new movie that’s in the works. He’s appearing with four actors from other incarnations of the show including Erin Cahill, Jason Faunt, Alison MacInnis and Hector David Jr. The group is being referred to as The Chosen Five.
Noon to 8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Related gaming starts Thursday evening. The Hilton Houston North, 12400 Greenspoint. For information, visit thehoustoncon.com. $25 to $500.
Fri., Aug. 8, 12-8 p.m.; Sat., Aug. 9, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., Aug. 10, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 2014