ByRicky Derisz, writer at
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Ricky Derisz

In a fictional-world brimming with colorful characters, no superhero shines so brightly as Harley Quinn. The former psychiatrist and love interest of the Joker has always been an alluring cosplay character, but Margot Robbie's appearance in last year's Suicide Squad (2017) has turned her into arguably the most popular role-playing choice across the globe.

But while many may dress as the Maid of Mischief, few cosplayer attain such authentic levels as skilled cosplayer Dana Abeln, who is known for her portrayal of Harley Quinn. And, as a special treat, you too can learn what it takes as Dana joins superhero forces with Movie Pilot's @supernewslive Instagram channel, taking you lucky viewers through a step-by-step guide to all things Harleen Quinzel.

Danalynnex is from Kansas City, Missouri but has been in LA for 2 years, working for Movie Pilot. When she's not working, she'd gaming and coming up with new cosplay ideas. She's known for her Harley Quinn and Sailor Moon costumes. Danalynnex has a few new cosplays coming soon including Widowmaker from Overwatch, Yang Xiao Ling from RWBY, and a cute Bombshell's Wonder Woman.

Check out the amazing before and after below, and don't forget to tune in live to find out all the top tips!

Dana before and after [Credit: Dana Abeln]
Dana before and after [Credit: Dana Abeln]

Tune in to the Instastory on @supernewslive every Wednesday from 6PM PT, where true fans show off their awesome cosplay skills and transform themselves into your favorite TV/movie characters.

Share your best superhero cosplay in the comments below!

[Credit: Warner Bros.]
[Credit: Warner Bros.]


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