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Victor van Dort is the main character in the 2005 stop-motion animated film Corpse Bride, directed by Tim Burton and Mike Johnson. Popular actor Johnny Depp plays the voice of Victor Van Dort. He is portrayed as a shy, nervous, clumsy character who is the son of a newly wealthy family who is getting ready to marry his beautiful fiancé Victoria in an arranged marriage.
After making a mess of his wedding rehearsal, he practices the ceremony by putting a wedding ring onto a twig, but unfortunately, the twig is actually the finger of a corpse named Emily who now believes the pair are married. Victor must find a way to escape the clutches of the delusional Emily and get back to his wife-to-be Victoria. If you want to cosplay the bumbling, good-hearted Victor van Dort, you’ll need to get yourself a Corpse Bride-Victor Mask, Mehron Makeup, Men’s Victor Van Dort, Oxford Shoe and Wedding Band.
Victor Van Dort Cosplay Costumes
Tim Burton movies are always extremely popular with cosplayers, and Corpse Bride is no exception. Maybe you want to create the ultimate gothic love triangle at your next event by dressing as Victor van Dort with some friends tagging along as his fiancé Victoria Everglot and Emily the Corpse Bride. You could even throw an entire party dedicated to the darkly hilarious works of Tim Burton – there are so many iconic characters to choose from like Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands, Jack Skellington from The Nightmare Before Christmas or characters from his big-budget fantasy films like Charlie and The Chocolate Factory or Alice in Wonderland.
One thing is for sure – you’ll find no shortage of characters played by Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter in Burton’s movies, and we would love to see all the photos if you have a cosplay Burton-fest. Don’t forget to upload to the site!
About Victor Van Dort
Victor van Dort is the son of canned fish inventors in the Tim Burton film Corpse Bride. The film is animated in stop-motion style, and Victor is voiced by actor Johnny Depp, who captures the characters shy, nervous and bumbling nature perfectly. Victor is set to marry the beautiful Victoria Everglot in an arranged marriage, and he is excited at this prospect. So excited that he messes up his vows at the wedding rehearsal and ultimately practices by putting a wedding ring on a twig.
That twig was actually the finger of a corpse named Emily, who now believes the pair are married. She takes him off to the Land of The Dead and tries any means necessary to keep him there. When it becomes obvious Victor really wants to return to his fiancé Victoria, Emily agrees to let him go – however they face a whole new challenge when they discover Victoria is already arranged to be married to another man.