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Daemon Targaryen from House of the Dragon

In House of the Dragon, Prince Daemon Targaryen (Matt Smith) is brother to King Viserys I. He’s equally skilled as a dragonrider — mounting the dragon Caraxes — and as a warrior — wielding the Valerian steel sword Dark Sister. He’s also gifted in the art of instigation. He later weds his niece, Queen Rhaenyra (Just Targaryen Things). Easily convert this Daemon costume to Aemond’s by adding an eye patch.

Cat Noir from Miraculous Ladybug

In Miraculous Ladybug, Cat Noir (real name Adrien Agreste) fights alongside Ladybug against his archenemy, Hawk Moth, whose real identity is his father Gabriel. With his magical ring, he gains enhanced speed, strength, and a special power called Cataclysm.

Robin Arellano from The Black Phone

Robin Arellano from The Black Phone

In The Black Phone, Robin Arellano (Miguel Cazarez Mora) is friends with siblings Finney and Gwen Blake. After their mutual classmate is abducted by a masked serial child abductor nicknamed The Grabber, Gwen begins to have psychic dreams about it. Not long after, Robin also gets abducted.

Mayura from Miraculous Ladybug

Mayura from Miraculous Ladybug

In Miraculous Ladybug, Mayura (real name Nathalie Sancoeur) is a sidekick to Gabriel Agreste / Hawk Moth, assisting him in stealing miraculouses with the help of the Peacock Miraculous. As Nathalie, she takes care of Adrien; as Mayura, she’s willing to destroy Cat Noir and Ladybug.

Rhaenyra Targaryen from House of the Dragon

Rhaenyra Targaryen from House of the Dragon

In House of the Dragon, Rhaenyra Targaryen (young Rhaenyra played by Milly Alock, older by Emma D’Arcy) is the first-born child of King Viserys I, who named her heir to the Iron Throne. After the king’s death, her claim is challenged by her half-brother Aegon II however, with the backing of his mother Alicent and grandfather Otto Hightower.

Daniel Tiger

Daniel Tiger

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood is an animated PBS show that is the spiritual successor to Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood. In the show, Daniel Tiger (voiced by Jake Beale) is 4 year old cub who learns to use the potty and manage his emotions, alongside his friends like Katerina. For the costume, note that he wears a fancy wristwatch but no pants. Grr-ific!

Master Wang Fu from Miraculous Ladybug

Master Wang Fu from Miraculous Ladybug

In Miraculous Ladybug, Master Wang Fu is the great guardian of the Miraculouses. He’s the one who gave Marinette and Adrien their miraculouses in order to stop Hawk Moth. Master Fu was once akumatized to a martial arts sensei named Furious Fu, before Ladybug gave him a magical charm that stops him from ever being akumatized again.

Elizabeth Holmes in The Dropout

Elizabeth Holmes

Elizabeth Holmes is the promising young founder of the biotech company Theranos, who was convicted of committing fraud. She styled herself after visionary Apple founder Steve Jobs, black Issey Miyake turtleneck and all. In the Hulu series The Dropout, Holmes was played by Amanda Seyfried. To really nail the part, you better practice lowering your speaking voice.

Alicent Hightower from House of the Dragon

Alicent Hightower from House of the Dragon

In the Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon, Queen Alicent Hightower (played by Olivia Cooke and Emily Carey) is the wife of King Viserys I, daughter of the Hand of the King Ser Otto Hightower, and mother to Aegon, Aemond, and Helaena. She is the figurehead of “Team Green” when it comes to competing claims to the throne. After a long day of parenting and diplomacy, Alicent has been known to kick off her shoes and put up her feet.

Aemond Targaryen from House of the Dragon

Aemond Targaryen from House of the Dragon

In the Game of Thrones prequel series House of the Dragon, Prince Aemond Targaryen (Ewan Mitchell) is the second son of King Viserys I and his second wife, Queen Alicent Hightower. He’s a dragon rider and a fierce, disciplined swordsman, in sharp contrast to his lazy and gluttonous older brother Aegon. He lost his eye at the age of 10, when he got into a vicious fight with his similarly aged nephew Lucerys Velaryon.