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Best Captain Jean-Luc Picard Costume Guide
Captain Jean-Luc Picard, played by Patrick Stewart, is probably the most well-known character from the long-running Star Trek franchise. Picard is the captain in command of the USS Enterprise-D in Star Trek: The Next Generation. He takes the safety of his crew seriously. Picard’s diplomatic stance has led him to witness and partake in several historic moments for the galaxy. He has made the first contact with at least 27 notable alien species and gained high ranking roles in several empires.
Captain Jean-Luc Picard is worthy of his commanding title. He has worked hard to ascend the ranks where he is today, and his life experiences have undoubtedly shaped his leadership style. He only wants the best to serve with him and approaches his team’s trust with great care. Get the look of the bold commander with this Captain Jean-Luc Picard costume guide. To hold the same authoritative figure as Captain Picard, you will need a Star Trek Shirt, Black Pants, Phaser, Communicator Badge, and Black Boots.
Captain Jean-Luc Picard Cosplay Costumes
Patrick Stewart was not originally cast to play the role of Captain Jean-Luc Picard. With his impressive acting background and Shakespearean theatre work, he was considered to play Data in Star Trek: The Next Generation. The creator of the series, Gene Roddenberry, envisioned a more masculine captain commanding the USS Enterprise-D. However, after several weeks of discussing the matter, Roddenberry was convinced to let Stewart audition for the role. After auditioning for the acting role, the executives were blown away by his unique and brilliant voice.
Regardless of the character you choose, Star Trek is the perfect series for a group cosplay! Along with Captain Jean-Luc Picard, have characters like Worf, Data, Deanna Troi, Geordi La Forge, Wesley Crusher, and Tasha Yar join you! You and your friends have many characters to choose from. Get as many Trekkies onboard your Starfleet before you start exploring the stars.
About Captain Jean-Luc Picard
Jean-Luc Picard was born in the year 2305. From an early age, he wanted to join Starfleet but failed his first Starfleet Academy entrance exam. After finally getting in, Picard dedicated much of his time studying to pass his exams. That is until he explored his passion for archaeology. After graduating, Piccard’s first role was aboard the USS Stargazer, a ship that he would one day command!
As he rose through the ranks, fellow Starfleet officers saw him as an intelligent man with strong morals. He was great at debates and solving diplomatic issues, leaving most in peaceful resolutions. His English upbringing also led him to have a strong accent and a love for Earl Grey tea and Shakespeare. His authoritative figure and quick thinking have led to him being one of the greatest Starfleet commanders the series has ever seen. He has seen more of the stars than he ever imagined while encountering dozens of new aliens along the way.