Capes on Capes with Kelly aka Captain Phasma at SDCC

Sunday, July 23rd

We caught up with our friend Kelly from Long Beach to talk Cosplay, being empowered by strong and tall female characters such as Wonder Woman, Brienne of Tarth, Captain Phasma, Lady Thor and more. 

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