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Bruno

Bruno Gehard is satirical fictional persona portrayed by British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen. Bruno is an openly gay, flamboyant fashion reporter from Austria. He is best known for his outlandish taste in fashion. Bruno first appeared in short comedy sketches on television before getting a feature film in 2009. He often gets compared to the comedian’s other character, Borat, though some claim Bruno is even more offensive.

Carole Baskin from Tiger King

“Hey all you cool cats and kittens.” Carole Baskin is a staunch animal rights activist who owns Big Cat Rescue. She appears in the hit Netflix documentary Tiger King, where she is constantly antagonized by Joe Exotic. Many fans of the show think she killed her husband and fed him to her tigers. Carole convicted Joe Exotic for murder for hire, which ended in his imprisonment. She currently lives in Tampa, Florida with her new husband, Howard. Her fashion is very bohemian, and she admits she only wears cat prints.

Kid Icarus Pit

Pit from Kid Icarus

Pit is the protagonist in the Kid Icarus video games. As indicated by his wings, he is an angel. His patron deity is Palutena, and he serves as the captain of her guard. He is known for his bubbly and chipper personality, though he has no problem battling monsters twice his size. For this costume, wrap the bed sheet around your body leaving a hole for your arm. Use a reference picture of the character to lay the garment correctly on your body. Secure the sheets in place by tying the brown scarf around your waist. If you want a less DIY approach, you can alter a white toga, listed in this guide for your convenience.

Post-Apocalyptic Cosplay Ideas Inspired by the Pandemic

Top 10 Post-Apocalyptic Cosplay Ideas Inspired by the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has us all bogged down. For cosplayers, it can feel particularly upsetting, since most upcoming conventions have […]

Tahani Al-Jamil The Good Place

Tahani Al-Jamil from The Good Place

Tahani Al-Jamil is another supporting protagonist in The Good Place. At first, she comes off as a self absorbed socialite. However, she uses it as a way to cover up her jealousy towards her more successful sister. As the series progresses, she becomes more intuitive, committed to helping the others achieve justice in the afterlife. Tahani is best known for name dropping celebrities and recalling her crazy encounters with them. She is portrayed by British actress Jameela Jamil, who is also known for her activism, especially against diet culture.
Tahani mainly opts for floral print dresses, often strapless or sleeveless. We included two different styles to choose from. Add a pair of strappy heels to this costume and you’re set!

Brad Majors from Rocky Horror Picture Show

Brad Majors from Rocky Horror Picture Show

“Say, do any of you guys know how to Madison?” Brad Majors, known as Brad or “a-hole,” is a nerdy all-American guy. He is married to Janet Weiss, proclaiming his love for her in the musical number “Dammit Janet.” When his car gets a flat tire, they go to Frank N Furter’s mansion, having no idea what bizarre chaos will ensue. He is portrayed by Barry Bostwick in the 1975 film.

Janet Weiss from Rocky Horror Picture Show

Janet Weiss from Rocky Horror Picture Show

“Toucha-toucha-touch me!” Janet Weiss, also known as Janet or “slut,” starts as a demure, feminine character. She is married to Brad Majors. During her time at Frank N Furter’s mansion, she develops feelings for Rocky, the creation. By the end of the film, she admits “her confidence has increased” as a newly promiscuous woman.

Jason Mendoza The Good Place

Jason Mendoza from The Good Place

Lovable yet painfully unintelligent, Jason Mendoza (Manny Jacinto) is one of the supporting characters in The Good Place. Like Eleanor, he was inducted by mistake. He must pose as a silent Tibetian monk, but in reality, he’s a “pre-successful” DJ from Florida. When faced with a problem, his solution is to toss a Molotov cocktail at it. Another option for an outfit is a Jacksonville Jaguars football jersey. Bonus points if you rep Blake Bortles, aka Jason’s favorite player.

Riff Raff Rocky Horror Picture Show

Riff Raff from Rocky Horror Picture Show

Described in the opening credits as “a handyman,” Riff Raff (Richard O’Brien) is a resident of Frank n Furter’s mansion in Rocky Horror Picture Show. A fellow Transylvanian, he acts as a butler, but has something sinister up his sleeve. He is the brother of Magenta, “the domestic” (maid). He introduces and leads the “Time Warp.”

Monty Python and the Holy Grail King Arthur Character

King Arthur from Monty Python and the Holy Grail

King Arthur is the main character in Monty Python and the Holy Grail, a comedy spoof of the Arthurian legend acted out and written by the comedy troupe, Monty Python. The king, played by Graham Chapman and his squire, Patsy, travel throughout England searching for people to join the Knights of the Round Table. He recruits men such as Sir Bedevere the Wise and Sir Lancelot the Brave on his quest. Arthur intends to lead the men to Camelot, but after a musical number, he decides against it. Then he is visited by God, who gives him the task to find the Holy Grail.