What got you into cosplay?
Doing costumes for theatre and joining a Viking re-anactment group back in the late 80's, early 90's
What was your first costume and why?
It was a Star Wars costume as I was a big fan back in '92.
What is your favorite costume and why?
My Abel Nightroad from Trinity Blood Artbook. I'm so pleased on how it turned out. I have worn it so many times and I never go tired of wearing it. Its also gotten a thumbs up from Troy Baker who voices the character.
Do you have a dream costume you'd like to make?
Safer Sephiroth (his boss form) from FF7. Its one hope to realise in 2011.
What has been your most memorable cosplay experience?
Getting approval from all the actors who played the hobbits at my Legolas cosplay. Domanic Monaghan (Pippin) said "Orlando would be proud."
Do you participate in masquerades?
Yes, lots of times. I mainly do walk ons.
I'm was the resident cosplay judge for the Showmasters events in th UK. They run the Collectormaina events. I have also been a judge for the UK cosplay site cosplayisland.
What was your best masquerade experience?
Getting a standing ovation when we entered Legolas and Elrond at the 'Fusion' Starfury event. There was over 2000 people. We didn't win but the photo requests hit over 1000.
Have you won any awards for your costumes?
A few. Mainly as part of groups
Tell us a little about yourself
I'm a professional actress. I've also trained as a stunt person. I'm currantly a seamtress. I'm hoping to become a freelance artist soon.
Is there anything else you'd like to add?
I'm powered by sugar and plenty of tea.
My favorite anime
Trinity Blood, Slayers, Exel Saga, Martain Succesor Nadesico, Kuroshitsuji, Code Geass and Revolutionary Girl Utena.
My favorite game(s)
Final Fantasy series, Dynasty Warriors and Soulcalibur and Sims 2.
My favorite book(s)
Lord of The Rings, Harry Potter series, The Trinity Blood novels, and Immortal Rain manga series.
My favorite character(s)
Sephiroth, Kilik, Raphael, Tidus and Squall (games characters)
Abel Nightroad, Cain Nightroad, Noelle Bor, Asta Asran, Issak, Huuge (all from Trinity Blood)Lord Illapalazo, Gourry, and Naga the Serpent, The Undertaker, Madam Red and Grell Sutcliff (from Anime) Rain Jewett (from Manga) Legolas and Lucius Malfoy (from movies).
My favorite movies(s)
Final Fantasy Advent Children
Lord of the Rings Triology
Star Wars the original triology
Harry Potter movies
My favorite actors/actresses
(When I was little, therefore shorter than I am now!) Harrison Ford,
(More recently)Orlando Bloom, Angleina Jolie and Jason Isaacs