Uncle Fester: An Odd But Kind Uncle


As America’s favorite hunchback, this Uncle Fester costume is also loved by many cosplayers. Uncle Fester is a member of the spooky fictional Addams family on the American classic hit TV series turned movie series, The Addams Family. In the show and movies, he is depicted as being entirely hairless, having a barrel-shaped body, sunken eyes with deep, dark circles, and a demented grin. Despite his unsettling appearance, he is a sweet, gentle-hearted man who cares deeply for his family.

You’ll Need:

  1. Black Robe
  2. Uncle Fester Halloween Costume Mask
  3. Black Sneaker
  4. Light Bulb Prop
  5. Face and Body Paint

DIY Uncle Fester Costume Guide

Uncle Fester possesses a special gift of being able to generate electricity, which he often showcases by placing a light bulb in his mouth and making it light up. In one of the episodes, he claimed to have the power of 110 volts. 

Uncle Fester has an extremely distinctive look and wears a floor-length cloak in each episode and movie. To achieve his look, you will need a Black Robe and Black Sneaker. Put on the Costume Mask and bring your Light Bulb Prop. Now you can create your own Uncle Fester costume.

Uncle Fester Cosplay Costume

If you want to tap into your creepy side for your next costume event, try out Uncle Fester costume to get his freaky look.

You can cover your face in pale green and light grey face paint and cover your entire eye area, both lids and under eyes, with black eye shadow. If you have hair that you need to cover up, you can hide it underneath a bald cap. Or just buy an uncle’s mask, which can be more simple and straightforward to achieve the effect.

To emulate his outfit, simply grab a floor-length cloak. To complete your Uncle Fester cosplay, bring a magnetic control trick light bulb along with you to demonstrate your special electricity-generating ability. 

If you want to keep up with the Addams Family theme for your next Halloween party or costume event, have your friends dress up as other Addams Family members such as Gomez Addams, Pugsley Addams, Wednesday Addams, and Morticia Addams.

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About Uncle Fester From The Addams Family

Uncle Fester is a character in the American classic hit TV series turned movie series, The Addams Family. The Adams Family was the first broadcast in 1964. The Adams Family follows the daily lives of a fearsome aristocratic family. dan they are clearly unaffected by outsiders’ perceptions of their unconventional lifestyles and interests. The TV show ran up until 1977. The film series began in 1991 with The Addams Family and continued in 1993 with The Addams Family Values.

Throughout the series and movies, Uncle Fester is the eccentric yet kind and caring uncle of the family. His behavior in the show is often strange, getting up to antics. For example, he turns the shower up to a “scalding” temperature while others are in it. Or he feeds blood plasma to the plants in his garden. He even alleviats his severe migraines by tightening each side of his head between a large screw press.

Uncle Fester Makeup Tutorial

What is the most famous quote from Uncle Fester?

1. “Your first cigar!”

2. “No excuse! Aim for a major artery. The jugular.”

3. “I will worship you forever. I will devote my every waking moment to your happiness alone.”

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