Yet another Filipina drag queen is prepared to contend in the Drag Race franchise. This time itâ€™s Stephanie Prince, who is a person of the declared contestants of the impending year of Canadaâ€™s Drag Race.
Prince, Stephen Pasay outside of drag, describes herself as a Filipina goddess and prairie princess. In accordance to her internet site, she is known for her â€œjaw-dropping seems, gag-worthy performances, and chaotic individuality.â€
Hereâ€™s how she describes the origin of her drag name: â€œin center faculty she was frequently teased and identified as Stephanie due to her femininity, so she channelled her interior Diana Prince (Wonder Girl, duh) and turned lemons into pink lemonade (get it? Stephanie + Prince!)â€
In a collection of Instagram Tales before this week, Prince answered some issues from her followers and we acquired more about her upbringing.
She exposed that her hometown is Marikina and that she moved to Calgary in 2011 at 15 several years outdated. When requested what she misses about the Philippines, she stated, â€œthe unbearable heat and street food stuff.â€ Prince also mentions the Philippines as a single of the nations she would really like to stop by, saying sheâ€™d â€œlove to go again as shortly as achievable.â€
Prince was also questioned what itâ€™s like being Filipino and she answered, â€œitâ€™s like currently being at any time other human becoming but you get bullied and stereotyped and I can not communicate English effectively.â€ She added, â€œBut Iâ€™m proud to be Filipino!â€
A follower questioned her for her favorite Filipino dish and Prince explained, â€œeverything. Legend has it that I make the very best spring rolls.â€
And oh, her beloved Filipino tune is Sarah Geronimoâ€™s â€œForeverâ€™s Not Enough.â€
Prince is the 2nd Filipina to compete at Canadaâ€™s Drag Race, next Kyne in year a single.
Drag RaceÂ has observed plenty of Filipino queens, like Ongina (time 1, AS5), Manila Luzon (year 3, AS1, AS4), Jaremi Carey or Phi Phi Oâ€™Hara (time 4, AS2), Jiggly Caliente (season 4, AS6), Vivienne Pinay (year 5), and Rock M. Sakura (season 12). In Drag Race Thailand, JAJA competed in season 1 while Mocha Diva was in time 2.
Canadaâ€™s Drag RaceÂ year two will premiere on October 14, 2021 on WOW Provides As well as.
Look at Stephanieâ€™s Fulfill the Queens video clip beneath:
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