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Movie Mania storms the National Space Centre

One of 50 characters at the National Space Centre Credit: ITV Central

More than fifty of Hollywood's most iconic stars arrived at the National Space Centre in Leicester this weekend for two-days of action packed movie nostalgia.

Visitors got up close and personal with, well, lookalikes of their favourite characters from the movies, with all proceeds going to the charities Make-a-wish and Help for Heroes.

Captain America and Ironman Credit: ITV Central

Visiters have also been enjoying workshops, movie make-up lessons and talks – including a Q&A with Mark Addy, who starred in A Knight's Tale.

Outside the National Space Centre Credit: ITV Central
Ironman Credit: ITV Central

50 famous faces attend the National Space Centre for Movie Mania weekend

by ITV Central
Star Wars characters at the National Space Centre Credit: ITV Central

Over 50 characters from some of the world's greatest movies have been at the National Space Centre this weekend, taking part in Movie Mania.

The two-day event, which is raising money for Make-a-Wish and Help 4 Heroes, allows visitors to interact with their favourite movie characters – from Mary Poppins to Star Wars.

Visiters have also been enjoying workshops, movie make-up lessons and talks – including a Q&A with Mark Addy, who starred in The Full Monty, Game of Thrones and A Knight's Tale.

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