Dress Like Fat Albert Costume for Cosplay & Halloween

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Bill Cosby has had many shows in his acting career. One 1970s gem is Fat Albert and the Other Cosby Kids. Here, he voices the lead role of Fat Albert who is an obese but very athletic teenage boy. He’s the leader of the Junkyard Gang and also doubles as the lead singer of their band.

Fat Albert is known for being wise and civic-minded. He’s clothing choice perfectly reflects his more intellectual side. He usually wears a white collared undershirt, a red sweater, denim pants held in place with a black belt, and red sneakers. Here’s everything you need to look like Fat Albert.

How to Dress Like Fat Albert Costume

Fat Albert Cosplay & Costume Guide
# Item Description
1 Fat Suit Fat Albert’s is a bit more on the big side, and you might want to wear a fat suit to look the part.
2 White Dress Shirt Wear a white dress shirt underneath your sweater to get Fat Albert’s signature look.
3 Red Sweater A plain red sweater is the perfect top for a Fat Albert outfit.
4 Denim Pants Playing and running around needs comfy wear, so Fat Albert prefers a pair of denim pants.
5 Black Belt A black belt around his waist keeps Fat Albert’s pants from falling down.
6 Red Sneakers Fat Albert likes the color red, as shown with his awesome pair of red sneakers.

About Fat Albert

Fat Albert is the main character of the show. He is voiced by Bill Cosby who also lent his voice to many of the other characters in the show.

Check out these sites to read more about Fat Albert and the other Cosby kids: