How Neil Patrick Harris, Lance Bass, and 7 more gay celebs celebrated Halloween

Halloween is always a thrill for kids of all ages, and for LGBTQ celebrities it’s a chance to step into an even more fabulous character than the role for which they’re famous. This year was no different, as you can see from Instagram.

Neil Patrick Harris, husband David Burtka and their kids are simply adorable as Chaplin, Groucho, Marilyn and James Dean:

??Hooray for Halloween!??#Marilyn #Groucho #Chaplin #JamesDean @dbelicious

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Here’s Lance Bass (on the right) with his own creation. “Elphaba and Mr. Freeze’s love child, Elsaba the fashion witch:”

#Halloweenie makeup by: @makeupholicliz

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And from Lance’s Logo reality show, Finding Prince Charming, here’s Robert Sepúlveda Jr., wearing a mashup of the Cowardly Lion and Chewbacca.

REDRUM! Out actor Charlie Carver cosplayed one of the twins from The Shining.

#wbw … ? do you know the way to san jose? #comeplaywithus #redrum

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Glee’s Chris Colfer also paid tribute to the movies. Here he is as Ripley in Aliens. 

Last night's look. ??

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Can you believe that’s actor Colton Haynes as Miss Piggy, alongside his “OG” actress Ally Maki?

Miss Piggy & Kermit. My OG @allymaki

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Not to be outdone, British diver Tom Daley and his brother William did their own Piggy and Kermie:

Fans of Britain’s version of The X Factor might think Rylan Clark’s Catwoman costume is just purrrrfect.

Just a casual night on #XtraFactorLive

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Fashion icon Marc Jacobs wore his female bodybuilder costume to Bette Midler’s Hulaween Bash.

Good morning ????????#aboutlastnight #dragisnotforsissys @sandyhullett @patmcgrathreal @jinsoonchoi @martinizquierdo

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And mega tweeter Neil McNeil summed up Halloween 2016 for a lot of us…

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