List of cosplayers
The following is a list of a notable people who have at one time been known to cosplay (コスプレ kosupure?). Short for "costume play", it is an activity in which participants wear costumes and accessories to represent a specific character or idea from a work of fiction.
|Bourbonnais, Marie-ClaudeMarie-Claude Bourbonnais||80px||Oct 15, 1979||Glamour model known for playing Frost from Mortal Kombat.||Canada|||
|LeCotey, RikiRiki LeCotey
|80px||Cosplayer, Specialty Costume Maker, main cast member of Syfy series Heroes of Cosplay.||Born Canada Residence United States|||
|Conrad, HollyHolly Conrad||80px||Internet personality||United States|
|Curry, AdrianneAdrianne Curry||Aug 6, 1982||Model and TV personality; first winner of the America's Next Top Model. Known for playing various characters.||United States|||
|Faith, AnnaAnna Faith||Nov 21, 1995||Known for Cosplaying as Elsa from Frozen.||United States|||
|Dani, FrancescaFrancesca Dani||80px||Mar 5, 1979||Net idol and model known for playing Japanimation characters, first appearing as Sailor Moon.||Italy|||
|, FolkenstalFolkenstal||80px||Cosplay artist, highlighting the weapons and armors of The Elder Scrolls Online||Switzerland|||
|Fujiwara, NatsukiNatsuki Fujiwara||Aug 9, 1985||Gravure idol and costume brand model.||Japan|||
|Gosiengfiao, AlodiaAlodia Gosiengfiao||80px||Mar 9, 1988||Model, artist, singer, and recording artist. Award winning cosplayer, known for playing various characters.||Philippines|||
|Gunn, KatKat Gunn
|80px||Apr 20, 1988||Professional gamer, Twitch.tv streamer, broadcast analyst for IGN, and Internet personality.||United States|||
|K, LianaLiana K
|80px||Feb 15, 1978||Co-hosts of the talk show Ed's Night Party, known for playing various comic book or sci-fi characters.||Canada|||
|Le, LindaLinda Le
|80px||Dec 15, 1986||Cosplayer, model, costumer, artist, Internet personality.||United States|||
|Lee, AJAJ Lee||Mar 19, 1987||Female WWE wrestler known for dressing up as pop culture characters.||United States|||
|Maynard, JayJay Maynard||July 27, 1960||Computer programmer and system administrator known as "Tron Guy" for his electroluminescent Tron costume.||United States|||
|McQueen, GinnyGinny McQueen||80px||Oct 12, 1981||Journalist||United States|||
|Mercedez, NinaNina Mercedez||80px||November 10, 1979||Model/Adult Performer||United States|||
|Munn, OliviaOlivia Munn||July 3, 1980||American actress, model, television personality, and author||United States|||
|Nagashima, YuichiroYuichiro Nagashima
|Jul 2, 1984||Kickboxer and martial artist.||Japan|||
|Nigri, JessicaJessica Nigri||Aug 5, 1989||Promotional model and famous cosplayer, known for playing Juliet Starling from the video game Lollipop Chainsaw.||United States|||
|Sarrosa, MyrtleMyrtle Sarrosa||Dec 7, 1994||Singer and actress; winner of Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition 4.||Philippines|||
|Steel, KatKat Steel||Voice over actress, presenter, and model. Known for playing Poison from Final Fight.||United States|||
|Tate, TanyaTanya Tate||80px||Mar 31, 1979||English glamour model, writer and pornographic actress.||England|||
|Teng-hui, LeeLee Teng-hui||Jan 15, 1923||First popularly elected president of the Republic of China (Taiwan). Known for dressing up as Edajima Heihachi from the manga series Sakigake!! Otokojuku.||Taiwan|||
|Turney, MegMeg Turney||80px||March 12, 1987||Internet personality & video game journalist||United States|||
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- Boon, Rachael. (November 16, 2010). "Men want to marry her". The Straits Times. pC19.
- "Team Dignitas Featured Streamer Spotlight: Kat Gunn". Team Dignitas. Retrieved 21 August 2015.
- "Geek girls gone wild". .canada.com. Retrieved 2011-10-03.
- "The Very Best In Cosplay: Linda Le". Kotaku.com. Retrieved 2015-04-30.
- Wilson, Ben. (November 1, 2011). "WWE Diva’s Mortal Kombat kosplay", PlayStation Official Magazine, UK. Retrieved October 3, 2013.
- James, Andrea. (December 18, 2010). "TRON Guy on open source, DIY ethos, & plans for a suit sequel". Boing Boing. Retrieved October 3, 2013.
- "Meet Virginia and Her Obsession: Cosplay". MTV. Retrieved October 3, 2013.
- Lyla Katz (2013-06-27). "Nina Mercedez, Tera Patrick Sign at Wizard-World Comic-Con in New York". XBIZ. Retrieved 2014-01-16.
- Lyla Katz (2013-08-08). "Nina Mercedez, Tera Patrick, Taya Parker Signing at Wizard-World Comic-Con Chicago". XBIZ. Retrieved 2014-01-16.
- Daily Star (2015-09-15). "Olivia Munn - It's True". Daily Star. Retrieved 2015-09-28.
- Dondi Tipples (2015-04-15). "Olivia Munn may have given first look at Psylocke Costume for X-Men:Apocalypse". The Christian Post. Retrieved 2015-09-28.
- Manich, Neil. (December 30, 2010). "Dynamite Primer: Shinya Aoki vs Yuichiro Nagashima". Head Kick Legend. Archived from the original on January 26, 2012.
- "Jessica Nigri is back to promote Suda's Killer is Dead". GameZone. Retrieved 5 May 2013.
- Jarloc, Glaiza. ( July 8, 2012). "Myrtle Sarrosa wins PBB Teen Edition 4". SunStar. Retrieved October 3, 2013.
- An Interview with the lovely Kat Steel", (February 16, 2011 ). ++Good Games. Archived from the original on June 30, 2013.
- Ng, Stephen. "Tanya Tate: Cosplayer Extraordinaire". ING. Retrieved 11 February 2014.
- "FEATURE: Cosplayers show their individuality". Taipei Times. 2013-09-20. Retrieved 2013-09-27.
- Kevin Kelly (October 3, 2013). "MEGABIT Brings Gives A Whole New Meaning To Sexy Cosplay". Wizard World Digital. Retrieved September 29, 2012.