Drag Race Mexico Unveils Its 11 Queens
Drag Race Mexico unveils the 11 queens who will battle it out in the anticipated drag competition. Drag Race Mexico premieres on June 22nd on WOW Presents Plus
The new incarnation of drag race, Drag Race Mexico is coming to WOW Presents Plus. The show, Mexico’s most anticipated drag competition, will premiere exclusively on the streaming service of all things drag on the 22nd of June. On the show, eleven contestants will seek to take home the crown.
The winner will become Mexico’s next drag superstar and will win a grand cash prize. The series will be hosted by drag superstars and former Drag Race contestants, Lolita Banana and Valentina.
The cast hitting the drag catwalk in hopes of winning the crown are:
Best known as the Chameleonic Queen and named the best Drag Queen of Ciudad Juarez, Argennis has a career spanning 10 years and has been loved and cheered on by her fellow hometown citizens.
From Jalisco to the world. Originally from San Pedro, Tlaquepaque, Cristian Peralta has 15 years of experience in the entertainment world, with three years in the world of drag showcasing her talent as a comedian, dancer, makeup artist and impersonator, touring the country.
The dangerous lady, queen of air, fire, and heart. Originally from Morelia, Michoacán, Gala Varo has more than 15 years of experience as a performer in Mexico and five years since she first made her appearance in the drag world.
Lady Kero has a vibrant spirit and a soul of steel. Born and raised in Oaxaca, Kero claims that the history, culture, and traditions of her hometown inspired her to create her drag character. She has “mezcal in her blood, pithaya lips, and a heart of cheese” – a true delicacy for Mexico and the world.
MARGARET Y YA
The sweet and sour Gemini queen of Mexico City. A popstar on stage and a beast on social media, Margaret Y Ya is ready to capture the audience’s hearts.
Originally from Guanajuato, Matraka is a visual artist, dancer, and actress. Her art is inspired by Latin American folklore and evokes strong feelings of nostalgia.
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Originally from the Mexican coastal town of Puerto Vallarta, this Mexican rose proudly wears the color of Mexico on her skin.
The queen of black and white, originally from Mexico City with over 10 years of experience in the drag scene, Pixie Pixie is influenced by goth culture, conceptual fashion, and Mexican surrealism.
Mexican actress, singer, dancer, vocal coach, and makeup artist with more than 30 years in the entertainment business; she is also known for her roles in productions such as Cirque Du Soleil, Rock of Ages, Les Miserables, and Queen of the Universe, among others.
Serena Morena is a drag icon in the Bajío region of Mexico. Subtle yet shocking, this queen has seven years of experience on stage and was crowned the winner of “The Best” competition, earning her the title as the best performer in her native city, Aguascalientes.
From Querétaro, Vermelha is here to prove that drag art also thrives beyond nightlife. She declares herself to be in love with Mexican culture and art. Vermelha Noir has over four years of experience in artistic makeup, performance, and character design and has been part of both national and international drag projects.
DRAG RACE MÉXICO is the Mexican edition of the multi Emmy® Award-winning television and cultural phenomenon, RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE. Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato, Tom Campbell, and RuPaul Charles are executive producers for World of Wonder.
SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS
If you’d like to learn more about the show or WOW Presents Plus, you can find them on social media at these links:
Drag Race México:
Official Social Media: Instagram | Facebook |TikTok | Twitter
WOW Presents Plus:
Official Social Media: Instagram | Facebook | TikTok | Twitter
Catch the show when it premieres on WOW Presents Plus in the UK on June 22nd.
Are you a fan of all things drag? Will you be watching the show? Who’s your money on to win the competition? Head down to the comments section to give us your thoughts and/ or your predictions. We’d love to hear from you.
Source: WOW Presents
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