An Interview with a Black Female Cosplayer

As we enter #29daysofblackcosplay I am immensely excited to begin this interview, since in the United States it is currently Black History Month. While in the UK we don’t celebrate Black History Month until October, it felt extremely pertinent that this be my first article of the new decade.  When I first pitched this idea…

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Sit down with X-Men Actor Kodi Smit-Mcphee (Nightcrawler)

Last month I got the chance to speak briefly with Australian actor Kodi Smit-McPhee who plays Nightcrawler in the X-Men franchise. He will be reprising his role for Dark Phoenix, which premieres globally on June 7. Check it out below! Bea: Hi Kodi, thank you so much for talking to us. I'm actually a huge…

The Jellies! Interview with Carl Jones

By: Lorenzo Simpson Image Source: Meltdown Comics, The A.V. Club So, let’s jump right into it. Whose idea was it to choke out a white man in the trailer? Carl: *chuckles* That’s the mind of Tyler, The Creator, that’s about as much as I can give you. For me to go inside his mind and tell you how…

Kiera Please, on Cosplay, Representation and Being Yourself

Kiera Please is a 21 year old cosplayer and internet star, she’s captivated the internet with her incredibly accurate cosplaying. She’s done characters such as Kida from Atlantis: The Lost City, Nani from Lilo & Stitch, the Muses from Hercules and many others. Were you a nerd from a young age or was this something…