A Day in the Life of a Cosplay Couple

A Day in the Life of a Cosplay Couple

Jesse Phillips and Laura Jerdak first met in 2013 at a party and bonded over the video game Mass Effect. This shared passion led them to cosplay together in 2014, and they were married in 2017. The couple, known together in the cosplay world as JessoLaurus Rex, now attends festivals and cosplays regularly, having an intricate system for costume-making, training and more. Here's a look at Jesse and Laura's life as a cosplay couple. 


Jesse Phillips and Laura Jerdak first met in 2013 at a party and bonded over the video game Mass Effect. This shared passion led them to cosplay together in 2014, and they were married in 2017. The couple, known together in the cosplay world as JessoLaurus Rex, now attends festivals and cosplays regularly, having an intricate system for costume-making, training and more. Here's a look at Jesse and Laura's life as a cosplay couple. 
X

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >