Heroes of Cosplay: Cast Revealed

    We see them at events worldwide and are continually impressed by their skills and ingenuity. Now, a handful of the most well-known cosplayers get to duke it out in Heroes of Cosplay, coming to the SyFy Channel in August.

    Ready for cosplay to get some reality TV exposure? In Syfy’s new six-episode “docu-series” Heroes of Cosplay (formerly Cosworld), “nine passionate fans put their imagination and skills to the test to make a name for themselves in the competitive world of cosplay.”

    The series starts Tuesday, August 13 at 10:30 PM ET/PT following the special 90-minute Season 5 premiere of Syfy’s competition series, Face Off. It then moves to its regular time – 10 PM Tuesdays – starting August 20.

    “Syfy’s new series Heroes of Cosplay brings to life a variety of fictional characters, revealing the pressures each one faces and the drama that ensues is very real.”

    The network announced that the cast includes.

    • Yaya Han
    • Riki LeCotey
    • Monika Lee
    • Victoria Schmidt
    • Chloe Dykstra
    • Jessia Merizan and Holly Conrad
    • Becky Young
    • Jesse Lagers

    Matt Booker
    Matt is the Jedi News Social Media Guru, as well as co-host of the Take Cover podcast on the Jedi News Network. He also has a Boba Fett-ish with one of the largest Fett collections spanning every genre of collecting.