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Best Sirius Black Costume Guide
Sirius Black, played by actor Gary Oldman, is the last heir to the House of Black and the godfather of Harry Potter. Coming from a pure-blood family, he was the only Black to be sorted into Gryffindor as he rejected his family’s pure-blood stance. When in Gryffindor House at Hogwarts, Sirius became best friend James “Prongs” Potter. When Sirius confronted Pettigrew about the murder of James and Lily Potter, Pettigrew faked his death and framed Sirius which sentenced him to wizard prison of Azkaban. Get the look of the Prisoner of Azkaban with this Sirius Black costume guide.
Zap yourself into this costume to cosplay Sirius Black from the Harry Potter series. As the odd one of his family not to be selected to Slytherin, had no allegiance to his family ties and instead joined the Order of the Phoenix. Get Sirius Black’s outfit by wearing Long Black Hair, a Grey Striped Shirt, Black Pants, Tuxedo Vest, Trench Coat, Black Wand, and a Pocket Watch.
Sirius Black Cosplay Costumes
Sirius was a member of Gryffindor house while at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. While sixteen-years-old, he ran away from home and stayed at James Potter’s house. He grew closer with James and eventually Lily after the Potter’s married. Later framed for “killing” Pettigrew while protecting the Potter’s, Harry didn’t trust Sirius. It was only after he escaped from Azkaban that Sirius was cleared of killing Peter Pettigrew. Following his escape from prison, Sirius cleaned up well. Put on a long black cosplay wig, then dress up in a grey striped button-down shirt with a pair of black pants and a tuxedo vest. Finally, you should slip on a green trench coat. Though not needed you can also equip yourself with your wand and pocket watch to get Sirius Black’s complete outfit.
If witchcraft and wizardry are right up your alley, then J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series would be the perfect wand-wielding characters for cosplay for this Halloween. Along with Sirius Black, you join a crew cosplaying Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, Ron Weasley, Severus Snape, and Lord Voldemort.
About Sirius Black
Placed in solitary confinement Sirius was driven to the brink of madness but maintained his sanity by instead focusing on his innocence. His story was focused on in the third novel written by J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. After becoming the first known person ever to escape from Azkaban, Sirius Black dresses quite nicely given he is a man of wealth. The wizard lay low until Dumbledore reinstated the Order of the Phoenix after Lord Voldemort was restored to his physical form.
The Harry Potter series has experienced unprecedented financial success. J. K. Rowling is the first billionaire novelist having sold more than 500 million copies worldwide. The books have garnered numerous awards throughout the years. Some of the most prestigious institutions have the Harry Potter books series on their Best Books lists including The American Library Association, Chicago Public Library, The New York Times and Publishers Weekly.