How to Dress Like BoJack Horseman

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Horse Head Mask
Crew-Neck Sweater
Premium Blazer Jacket
Twill Stretch Span Pants
Chuck Taylor All-Star Low Top

Best BoJack Horseman Costume Guide

BoJack is the main character of the Netflix adult animated television show BoJack Horseman. BoJack, portrayed by Will Arnett, is a depressed and pessimistic former actor that is hilarious with his dark comments and dry humor. If BoJack isn’t completely engulfed by his couch and an alcoholic beverage in hand, he just might be having a good day. The show takes a realistic perspective on depression, trauma, and self-destructive behavior. Get the look of the anthropomorphic animal with this BoJack Horseman costume guide.

Cosplay BoJack’s style with a Horse Head Mask, Crew-Neck Sweater, Premium Blazer Jacket, Twill Stretch Span Pants, and Chuck Taylor All-Star Low Top shoes. There’s no other character around like BoJack, and now you can get his costume!

BoJack Horseman Cosplay Costumes

There are tons of costumes that require a suit, but there aren’t too many that require a horse head! BoJack, who stars in the BoJack Horseman animated Netflix series, is just the character! The alcoholic horse is a washed-up former actor that grew bitter and depressed. Putting the costume together should be quite easy as you probably have most of the clothing required for BoJack’s look. We recommend purchasing the most critical part, the horse head, online.

BoJack is so recognizable that you couldn’t miss his huge horsehead from far away, but you can easily turn this into a group cosplay rather than going solo. Grab some of your friends to dress like Mr. Peanutbutter, Princess Carolyn, or Diane Nguyen. Make sure to take a picture of your BoJack look after following the guide. Send the picture in to be a featured look in the gallery!

BoJack Horseman Costume Tips & FAQs

Dive into the complex and colorful world of “BoJack Horseman” with our comprehensive costume guide FAQ. We’re here to help you capture the essence of BoJack, the anthropomorphic horse and faded TV star, with tips on how to replicate his distinct look and style.

BoJack Horseman's outfit is distinct yet simple. It consists of a blue sweater, gray blazer, red sneakers, and light blue jeans. Don’t forget his most important feature: a horse mask or makeup to replicate his horse head, complete with a black mane and white diamond on the nose

To recreate BoJack's horse head, you can either use a realistic horse mask or apply makeup for a more DIY approach. If using makeup, focus on a horse-like snout, a white diamond on the nose, and black coloring around the eyes and mane area. Adding a wig or extensions for the mane can enhance the look.

BoJack typically wears a plain, gray notch-lapel blazer and a blue crewneck sweater. Aim for a casual, slightly worn-in look to match his character's style. The sweater should be a bright, solid blue to contrast with the more subdued blazer.

To add authenticity to your BoJack costume, consider accessories like a bottle of whiskey (or a non-alcoholic equivalent for a prop), sunglasses, and perhaps a script or a copy of "Secretariat," referencing his career as an actor. These items capture BoJack's Hollywood lifestyle and his complex personality.

Embodying BoJack's character through his quotes can add depth to your costume. Here are some memorable lines: "It's not about being happy, that's the thing. I'm just trying to get through each day.," "When you look at someone through rose-colored glasses, all the red flags just look like flags.," "I don't understand how people... live. It's amazing to me that people wake up every morning and say, 'Yeah, another day, let's do it.' How do people do it? I don't know how.," "Settle. Because otherwise, you're just going to get older and harder, and more alone. And you're going to do everything you can to fill that hole with friends, and your career, and meaningless sex, but the hole doesn't get filled." and "Life's a bitch and then you die, right?." These quotes reflect BoJack's cynical outlook on life, his struggles with happiness and meaning, and his dark humor, making them perfect for portraying his character.


About BoJack Horseman

BoJack Horseman, portrayed by Will Arnett, grew up in a rough family surrounded by alcoholism, addictions, and his mother telling him over and over again how she regrets that he was born. His negative outlook on life and constant depression is most likely due to his upbringing. He brings self-loathing into other people’s lives that he spends time with.

BoJack is the main character on the Netflix adult comedy series, BoJack Horseman. He dreams of becoming famous, and among other acting jobs, he finally gets to portray his dream role as Secretariat! Even though BoJack is constantly in a bad mood, he really cares about his close friends and doesn’t mean to bring them down. Even though this is what usually happens. Most would assume that BoJack isn’t an intelligent creature because he aspires to become an actor. He is actually very knowledgeable in philosophy, political science, and history.

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