Abu Dhabi, UAEThursday 12 December 2019

Filipino cosplay star Alodia Gosiengfiao is coming to Comic Con Dubai

The 'queen of cosplay' will be bringing her repertoire of characters to this year's Middle East Film & Comic Con

Filipino cosplay superstar Alodia Gosiengfiao is coming back to Comic Con Dubai.

The award-winning cosplayer will be presenting at the Middle East Film & Comic Con 2019, dazzling fans with various looks across the three-day event and hosting meet-and-greet opportunities.

Her repertoire of more than 40 characters includes Harley Quinn, Black Widow and Kingdom Hearts 3 character, Kairi.

Click through the gallery above to see more of Alodia's cosplay looks.

As well as being a cosplay star – regularly voted as one of the 10 best in the world – Alodia is also a model, TV presenter, singer and actress. She was named one of the Most Influential Women in the Philippines by UNO Magazine in 2017.

Alodia lives in Quezon City, Philippines and has more than one million followers on Instagram. She is currently dating Filipino/American vlogger Wil Dasovich and has been taking part in cosplay since 2003.

"She first entered the community through connecting with other anime and gaming enthusiasts in a specialist internet fan forum called Anime Club," according to MEFCC.

Alodia is not the first star to be announced for the three-day event. Other celebrities who will be appearing at the film, comic and sci-fi convention include Mike Colter, who plays Marvel's Luke Cage, voice actress Tara Strong and Arrow star Katie Cassidy, who plays Black Siren, as well as Walking Dead actor Ross Marquand.

MEFCC 2019 is set to take place from April 11 to 13 at Dubai World Trade Centre, www.mefcc.com

Updated: March 6, 2019 10:35 AM

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