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Stay tuned for the 2020 Celebrity Line up as we reveal Actors and Cosplayers as we move closer to the show!

CELEBRITIES

MENA MASSOUD

Fans can catch up with their favorite Disney Prince from the magical city of Agrabah right here in Dubai. Disney’s Aladdin, Massoud, who was born in Egypt and speaks Arabic, will meet fans and share anecdotes from his big break in the live-action remake of the 1992 animated original. The cartoon, close to many of our hearts, carries a well-intentioned universal message of being true to yourself. 

BRANDON ROUTH

The famous American actor who played the titular superhero of the 2006 movie Superman Returns, reprising the role in the Arrowverse crossover event "Crisis on Infinite Earths" in 2019. Routh’s version of Superman was a great moment for any Superman fan, and this is an amazing opportunity for die-hard fans to meet the ‘Man of Steel’ himself

ELODIE YUNG

Best known for her role as Elektra Natchios in the second season of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Netflix series Daredevil, this French-born actress also starred in Netflix miniseries The Defenders. In 2013, she appeared on the silver screen as the ninja Jinx in G.I. Joe: Retaliation. 

JOHN RHYS DAVIES

This Welsh actor, voice actor and producer is best known for his portrayal of Gimli and the voice of TreeBeard in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, and Sallah in the Indiana Jones films. With a filmography that goes back to the 1970s, Rhys-Davies will no doubt have plenty of stories from his long-standing career spanning multiple universes. 

Carice Van Houten

Known for her role as Melisandre, or the Red Priestess from global smash hit Game of Thrones, this Dutch actress is bound to dazzle fans with her supernatural forces of ice and magical relationship with fire. Carice is one of Europe’s most celebrated actresses appearing in several feature films in Hollywood, including Valkyrie alongside Tom Cruise.

Joseph David-Jones

An American actor known for his role in TV dramas Nashville and Arrow, Joseph is living every fan’s dream of making it in Hollywood in some of the most fun pop culture franchises. 

Cosplayers

Rei Suzuki

"Hello! I'm Mariana (AKA Rei Suzuki)! I started to cosplay back in 2005 and my first cosplay was Lust from the anime series Fullmetal Alchemist. That same series brought me to represent the Netherlands in 2019 during the World Cosplay Summit together with my duo Kaoru Lily, where we went as Edward Elric and Roy Mustang! I also love to cosplay many game characters, especially from Nintendo and try different techniques with every project, but most specially, have fun by dressing up together with friends!"

Kaoru Lily

"Kaoru here! I started cosplaying in 2008, am a member of a Dutch cosplay group called PRISM and represented the Netherlands with Rei at World Cosplay Summit in 2019. Through cosplay I developed a variety of crafting skills - but what makes cosplay so special to me is the bonds that are created thanks to cosplay. I met amazing people from all around the world. How cosplay brings us all together like that is what I truly appreciate!"