Drag Race Philippines has officially announced their starting 12.
Shantay, they’re here to slay! After months of waiting for Drag Race Philippines to announce their first official 12 contestants, we can finally say they are ready to play. Each of the 12 drag queens come from different backgrounds, cities, and drag houses. Some of them you’ve seen perform in your favorite bars, while others are internet superstars. One things for sure, they have a stellar lineup for the first season of Drag Race Philippines.
You can expect host, Paolo Ballesteros, and judges, RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 4 contestant, Jiggly Caliente, and Kalad Karen to read the girls for all their tricks. The show is set to premiere on August 17, 2022 through WOW Presents Plus, to all countries, and on Discovery+ in the Philippines. If you want to know the girls before they hit the stage, then read on for a few facts about them.
This drag queen is the ultimate superstar. She’s signed under Cornerstone Entertainment, the same management of Catriona Gray. She’s also a Tiktok personality giving everyone stunning makeover videos.
Can we call her a multi-talented queen? Corazon Filipinas is a make-up artist, hair stylist, costume designer, and couturier. On top of all of this, she’s a pageant queen and show host.
Eva Le Queen
She’s your cool Tita. She’s Eva Le Queen. This queen exudes beauty and grace as a host and producer of Drag Playhouse PH. She’s known for her elegant yet sexy looks.
This queen is back from The Outback. Gigi Era is from Melbourne, Australia who loves giving us a full fashion moment in sickening looks. Gigi loves recreating iconic looks of legendary posters.
This queen from Davao is ready to snatch the crown! She’s been in the game since 2005. Lady Morgana Perez is ready to slay the game with her her comedic skills and intricate makeup looks.
We’re sure you’ve seen this act around Manila for quite some time now. Marina Summers is the dancing diva who is here to sashay and stay. She’s a certified diva with a producer title.
Can we get a dose of Minty Fresh please? This drag queen is not only a performer, but she’s a recording artist. You can find her songs on Spotify and Apple Music. She just released a new single called, Fresh.
Precious Paula Nicole
Confidently beautiful with a precious heart. She’s a professional dancer and an all-around queen. You can find her practicing at the gym during the day and giving performances in O Bar at night.
She calls herself the Cosmic Diva. She’s the Brightest Morning Star. She’s Prince Marell. This drag queen went viral for her amazing transformation videos and transformative looks for events.
She’s big, bold, and beautiful. She’s Turing Quinto. This drag queen is a performing artist and loves showing her artistic side through social media. You can find her creative shoots on her Instagram.
She’s giving us award winning drag artistry. She’s serving host, blogger, and comedian. To top it off, she’s the CEO of Deluxe Wigs Philippines. Vinas DeLuxe is the ultimate queen.
Give us mystery. Give us darkness. Xilhouete is is the mother of House of Xilhouete. She loves giving an all black look, while providing fierce performances on stage.