Utahime is an actress, model, and dancer originally from Chicago, Illinois. She currently resides in Los Angeles, California where she found her passion for cosplay after attending her first convention in 2014. Utahime has been hooked on cosplay ever since, and enjoys attending and guesting at various comic book and anime conventions across California. Her cosplays have been featured on various media outlets such as Super News Live, the LA Times, Popsugar, and Cosplay Culture. In 2018, Utahime was part of the Judges Choice-winning group at WonderCon’s Masquerade where they portrayed characters from the movie “The Fifth Element”. She is honored to be a guest at one of her favorite conventions Anime Los Angeles. Utahime hopes to inspire others that anyone can cosplay no matter your gender, ethnicity, and background. Most importantly, she wants all fans to have fun expressing their love for their fandoms through the art of cosplay.