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18 Times "Harry Potter" Cosplayers Totally Slayed

They look like the real deal, TBH.

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BuzzFeed visited Leviosa — a Harry Potter con in Las Vegas — where some ~magical~ cosplayers stole the show. Here are some of the best:

1. Voldemort:

Modeled by Kassidy Ringo. Makeup by Jasmine Ringo. Assistant makeup by Haley Dunphy.
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Modeled by Kassidy Ringo. Makeup by Jasmine Ringo. Assistant makeup by Haley Dunphy.

2. Professor Umbridge:

Cosplayed by Marie Dufano.
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Cosplayed by Marie Dufano.

3. Rita Skeeter:

Cosplayed by Michelle Schmidt.
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Cosplayed by Michelle Schmidt.

4. The Grey Lady:

Cosplayed by Leanna Brown.
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Cosplayed by Leanna Brown.

5. Professor Mcgonagall:

Cosplayed by Carolyn Dufano.
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Cosplayed by Carolyn Dufano.

6. Nearly Headless Nick:

Cosplayed by Mike Dufano.
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Cosplayed by Mike Dufano.

7. Hagrid:

Cosplayed by Dennis Dufano.
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Cosplayed by Dennis Dufano.

8. Dumbledore:

Cosplayed by Corinne Tippit.
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Cosplayed by Corinne Tippit.

9. Quidditch players:

Cosplayed by Cecilia Tan and David Leung.
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Cosplayed by Cecilia Tan and David Leung.

10. Luna Lovegood:

Cosplayed by Sinead Toolis.BONUS: Sinead made this Luna lion hat herself. AMAZING.
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Cosplayed by Sinead Toolis.

BONUS: Sinead made this Luna lion hat herself. AMAZING.

11. Hedwig:

Cosplayed by Sam.
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Cosplayed by Sam.

12. Narcissa Black Malfoy:

Cosplayed by Trissa.
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Cosplayed by Trissa.

13. Mafalda Hopkirk, Ministry of Magic Employee:

Cosplayed by Jillian.
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Cosplayed by Jillian.

14. Time Turner:

Cosplayed by Ariana. Costume by Sara Vandenheuvel.
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Cosplayed by Ariana. Costume by Sara Vandenheuvel.

15. Luna Lovegood in her 2014 Quidditch World Cup dress:

Cosplayed by Irvin.
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Cosplayed by Irvin.

16. Amortentia love potion:

Cosplayed by Sara Vandenheuvel.
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Cosplayed by Sara Vandenheuvel.

17. Pin-up Ginny Weasley:

Cosplayed by Kaci Machacyk.
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Cosplayed by Kaci Machacyk.

18. The uniquely magical Harry Potter dress:

Cosplayed by Alexandra, who says it's an original costume that has seven panels that represent the seven books and eight sparkling lines for the eight movies. The front says "magic is real for us" and the back says "always", and the entire ensemble represents what the Harry Potter fandom and cons mean to her.
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Cosplayed by Alexandra, who says it's an original costume that has seven panels that represent the seven books and eight sparkling lines for the eight movies. The front says "magic is real for us" and the back says "always", and the entire ensemble represents what the Harry Potter fandom and cons mean to her.

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